How permanent is a permanent magnet, anyway? Put your mind at ease if your source is Electron Energy Corporation. EEC stands behind its samarium cobalt magnets for as long as they are expected to last in the application for which they were intended.
LANDISVILLE, PA – Long-standing innovator in the field of rare-earth magnets, Electron Energy Corporation (EEC) has been awarded an $150,000 Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase I grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to develop alternative magnet technologies which reduce the use of the critical rare earth element dysprosium. The program is scheduled to run through 14 August 2013.
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