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BJMT/Ideal Magnet Solutions is “Technology’s Favorite Magnet.” Our Neodymium magnets are the choice of major technology innovators for green energy, automotive, personal electronic and industrial applications wherever planet’s strongest magnets are required. We make custom NdFeB magnets, assemblies and subassemblies.

Apple unveils ‘Daisy’ iPhone recycling robot for Earth Day

It’s been almost exactly one year since the world’s most valuable technology company declared its intention to make future iPhones and MacBooks entirely out of recycled materials. And behold: Just in time for Earth Day 2018, Apple is introducing the latest manufacturing innovation that it believes will help the company automate its way toward that […]

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Toyota Substituting La and Ce for Nd

Toyota Develops New Magnet for Electric Motors Aiming to Reduce Use of Critical Rare-Earth Element by up to 50%.World’s first neodymium-reduced, heat-resistant magnet developed by Toyota, Key element of the foundation required to popularize electrified vehicles. Toyota City, Japan, Feb 20, 2018 – (JCN Newswire) – Toyota Motor Corporation announces that it has developed the world’s […]

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PrNd and Rare Earth Element News

Neodymium/Praseodymium (PrNd) magnets for electric vehicles (EV’s) will be a big driver for the rare earth elements (REE) market over the coming years as EV and hybrid vehicle production ramp up.  This will affect the market for all 15 lanthanide series elements, since all of the rare earth elements are present in varying amounts in […]

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What Are Neodymium Speakers?

Neodymium is an element with specific characteristics that make it particularly well suited for use in speakerconstruction. Speakers operate by using a magnetic field to generate motion in a coil and speaker cone to project an amplified sound signal. In neodymium speakers, the rare-earth element is used as the primary material in the magnets that […]

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Honda to Use New Neodymium Magnet in Hybrid Vehicles

Honda Motor Company Ltd. along with Daido Steel Company have co-developed a new neodymium magnet with high heat resistance properties without the need for rare earth metals that will be used in the all-new Honda Freed and future hybrid vehicles. This new development will make the drive motors in electric vehicles cheaper to make because these […]

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What’s The Difference Between Brush DC And Brushless DC Motors?

The motor and motor control markets are thriving in a number of areas, particularly medical and robotic applications. Also, there is a rich demand for small, efficient, high- and low-torque, and high- and low-power motors in the automotive sector.These applications can choose from brush dc motors, brushless dc (BLDC) motors, or a combination of both. […]

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