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A Practical Approach to Specifying Magnetic Assemblies

Understanding Permanent Magnet Operating Characteristics in your Motor Design. Arnold Magnetic Technologies’ Director of Engineering, Aaron Williams, will be presenting at the 2018 Motor and Drive Conference in Orlando February 8th. This presentation will introduce permanent magnet concepts and calculating where the permanent magnet will operate in a magnetic circuit. Knowing where a permanent magnet […]

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Improve performance in high-speed motors

E-turbo performance – With an improved understanding of new materials and their application, substantial performance gains can be achieved in high-speed motors.
The demand for continuous improvement drives engineers to push the capabilities of existing designs while adding innovations to augment and/or replace existing technology. New materials applied to these systems and novel applications of technologies can accomplish the goal at minimal risk.

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Flexcoat-EZ Wins SGIA’s 2017 Product of the Year

GIA Judges Award Flexmag Industries 2017 Product of the Year for Media – Non-PVC Product of the Year awards and entries will be on display at the 2017 SGIA Expo. Marietta, Ohio — Flexmag Industries (SGIA Expo Booth 2401) is proud to announce its Flexcoat-EZ™ has received the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association’s (SGIA) 2017 Product […]

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Let’s Talk – Permanent Magnet Fundamentals

Wondering what magnet material to select for your application? Attend our tutorial at the ITEC 2017 conference and learn more. Arnold’s Dave Farnia will discuss the impact of magnet material selection on transformers as well as permanent magnet machines. Basic concepts for electrical steels and permanent magnets will be covered, as well as their impact on overall […]

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Permanent Magnet Assemblies and Electric Machines | Smaller, Lighter, & More Power Dense.

Permanent magnet assemblies and electric machines are challenged to achieve maximum power density in a smaller, lighter package. Join us at the IEEE International Electric Machines & Drives Conference, where we’ll take a closer look at the material technology and motor topology of two high speed applications. Register for IEEE IEMDC – we’d love to see you there.   Sunday, […]

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L Type Laminated Magnets – The Latest in Advanced Magnetics from Arnold

Motor designers in markets such as aerospace, motorsports, automotive, and industrial are challenged to continually improve the efficiency of their high efficiency, high switching frequency applications. These applications demand the best magnetic materials, and Arnold L Type laminated magnets maximize performance under extreme conditions. L Type magnets are crafted from best-in-class RECOMA® samarium cobalt and neodymium iron boron materials with: […]

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Selecting the Best Magnetic Material for Motor Design | Motor & Drive Systems Conference

Aaron Williams, Arnold Magnetic Technologies’ Engineering Manager, will speak about magnetic material selection at the upcoming Motor & Drive Systems Conference. The conference focuses on on the latest technical advancements impacting the design and integration of motor, drive systems and motion control for manufacturing, industrial and packaging, as well as automotive/EV applications. Cautions When Selecting Magnetic Materials for Motors Selecting the wrong […]

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Arnold to Exhibit at SPE Artificial Lift Conference

Arnold Magnetic Technologies will showcase its high performance magnetic materials for the oil and gas market at next week’s SPE Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition—North America.  The conference focuses on case studies and best practices in artificial lift applications, primarily for unconventional shale developments. In the business of oil and gas exploration and extraction, the performance of every component […]

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Applying Aerospace Materials Innovations to the Automotive Industry

Following in the slipstream of the aerospace industry, automotive OEMs are increasingly turning to new materials and technologies to reduce weight and improve energy efficiency in their products. The use of magnet-based motor designs is one approach that is translating successfully to the automotive industry. Advanced material enabling lighter vehicles and higher efficiency motors include: […]

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Neodymium vs. SmCo Magnets for Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Permanent Magnets Dominate EV Vehicle electrification is a growing market for rare earth magnets. Consumption of rare earth magnets in transportation is estimated to rise from 7,000 tons in 2015 to 17,000 tons in 2020. Government mandates to reduce pollution, as well as high gasoline prices, are driving users to purchase more environmentally friendly vehicles. […]

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