6 inch red steel magnet, the largest size that is about 15 mm wide. UNPAINTED and stamped with N and S to indicate north and south poles. Supplied with soft iron plated keeper (armature).
Stamped steel magnets are intrinsically not very strong, though these are good for a variety of experiments. They are on the low end of magnetic strength, so if you are looking for a magnet with more pull, you should choose another one of our stronger magnets. The following is a list of types of magnets from weakest to strongest...
- Steel Magnet
- Soft Iron Magnet
- Alnico Magnet
- Ceramic Magnet
- Hematite Magnet
- Neodymium Magnet
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- Warning - Choking Hazard - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years
- Warning - This product contains magnets or magnetic components. Magnets sticking together or becoming attached to a metallic object inside the human body can cause serious or fatal injuries. Seek immediate medical help if magnets are swallowed or inhaled.
- Caution - Intended for children older than 8 years of age.