The discovery of the magnets is considered to be hugely significant, and the main reason behind this is the application of the magnets is a vast number of fields. In general, you get two varieties from the magnet manufacturers. The first is a permanent magnet and the second is an electromagnet.

The different applications of the magnets are as follows.

  • The magnets are widely used in the industries in a massive number of equipment like separators, pulleys, sweepers and welding devices are only to name a few of them. They are also used as the driving force behind the generators and the electric motors.
  • The magnets are used in the floppy disks, audio cassettes, and hard disks. The entire data is recorded on a thin film coating.
  • The health sector is another important field where the magnets find a great application where they are used for magnetic resonance imaging and for a number of other surgical processes.
  • The use of magnets is widespread in the devices that are used for magnetic therapy like the magnetic mattresses, waist belts, magnetic massager, etc.

Thus, it is quite clear that how widely the applications of magnets are and its usefulness in various sectors.