Special Magnetic Products: Custom Solutions

Custom Tool Design & Production

Hermann Schmidt production magnetic workholding tools can often be configured to meet requirements thought only possible with custom-designed tools.

We also use our magnetic products for innovative solutions beyond original purposes. Since we design and build our tools, we know how to increase performance.

View Custom Magnetic Solutions in Our Photo Library


Sourcing & Solution Configuration

We are a one-stop resource for all your magnetic workholding requirements. We can help you configure the most efficient and cost-effective solutions, using our tools, your tools, and/or tools sourced from select vendors.

If we don’t make an available size or style, we will recommend and acquire tools that meet our high standards. We also source high-quality unique items, including: radial pole permanent magnets,  electro-permanent grinding and hard turning magnets.

Examples from our Photo Gallery


Magnetic Transfer Plate with Flux Control

Magnetic transfer plate with features to control magnetic flux.  Custom design with relieved areas to reduce flux lines in thinner...
radial profiled

Radial Pole Transfer Plate with Friction Coating

Radial pole transfer plate profiled for customer workpiece.  Friction coating doubles the slide resistance of the workpiece.
Side w top tooling

Round Electro-Permanent Magnet with Top Tooling

Round electro-permanent magnet with fine pole top tooling.  Customer is to profile the top plate as needed.  Deep penetrating magnetic...