Processing Magazine

Magnets provide multiple degrees of protection

June 4, 2008
Eriez® ProGradeseries professional grade magnets are offered in three degrees of magnetic strength to meet the varying demands of different industries. All three levels of cost-effective ProGrade series magnets are available in reliable grate, plate, tube and trap assemblies. ProGrade gives professionals in the food, chemical, pharmaceutical and other processing industries all the power they need, without the price. ProGrade Ceramic power provides basic protection from medium to large size tramp metals such as bolts, nuts and hand tools, which might damage downstream equipment. This line features quality construction and excellent magnetic strength at rock bottom prices. ProGrade Rare Earth power helps prevent product contamination and tramp metal damage. Rare Earth powered separators are designed to remove small ferrous contaminants such as pins, rust and scale. Assemblies feature stainless steel construction, high-power rare earth magnets and demanding attention to welds and finish. ProGrade Xtreme Rare Earth power is the ultimate in process purity. These assemblies combine the finest materials and construction techniques with the industry''s most powerful magnetic circuits to remove weakly magnetic fine ferrous contamination.