Alnico Shallow Pot Magnets | Eclipse Magnetics

Alnico Shallow Pot Magnets

For holding, fixing, gripping applications

  • For a wide range of applications where space is restricted
  • Gripping, lifting, positioning jigs, securing and fixing
  • Suitable for temperatures up to 450˚C
  • Wide range of size options available
  • Includes a mild steel pot
  • Corrosion resistant

Overview - Alnico Shallow Pot Magnets

With countersunk hole, ideal for screw mounting

The countersunk mounting pot magnet is also known as a shallow pot magnet (a term often used with ferrite material as the inner magnet but other magnet materials are used).

The countersunk mounting pot magnet / shallow pot magnet is a ferromagnetic steel cup into which is inserted a countersunk ring magnet. There is a hole all the way through the countersunk mounting pot magnet / shallow pot magnet. This allows a screw head to be inserted to screw  it  to any material of your choice to give a good mechanical hold.

Take care not to over tighten the screw to prevent breaking the magnet material (which is brittle in nature). The countersunk mounting pot magnet / shallow pot magnet is a very popular pot magnet, ideal for clamping and holding applications.  It is designed to clamp directly onto ferromagnetic surfaces such as mild steel. Alnico countersunk mounting pot magnets / alnico shallow pot magnets have a maximum operating temperature of up to +450 degrees C and are available in natural (uncoated, unpainted) or painted finishes. In some versions the steel hole of the mild steel cup in threaded.  Read more about Pot Magnets

Model Variations

Product NumberDia. dThickness (mm)Hole sizeScrew head sizeWeight (kg)Pull force (kg)Units per pack
826197.54.5M3 CSK0.01310
82728.58.55.2M4 CSK0.03510
82838.110.355.2M4 CSK0.08135

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