Virtually no place is left where
magnets do not find their applications. Various industries utilize magnetic force generated by the magnets for meeting various purposes. Industries involve in minutest electronic or electrical products to heavy industries use these magnets. The magnets are applied for material handling, lifting of heavy products, separating free flowing materials
from ferrous fines, etc. Not only in heavy industries but also in small scale electronic manufacturing unit like computers, CDs, T.V, Audio tapes, etc these magnets are applied.
Apart from being used in industries, magnets also have medicinal value. The magnetic field of the magnets, it is said, increase the flow of blood and hence treat various physical diseases. Ankle magnets, wrist magnets, waist magnets, magnetic rings, magnetic necklace etc are used to treat physical complications like blood pressure, hypertension, neuro problems etc.
We can analyze the magnetic applications under the following heads