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Block magnet 5 x 5 x 1 mm

Neodymium, N48, gold-plated
promptly deliverable
Strength: approx. 350 g
Available: 5 940 pcs.
Delivery time: 2 - 5 business days
Price and rebate
20 pcs. 0,29 EUR ea.
from 60 pcs. 0,25 EUR ea.
from 140 pcs. 0,22 EUR ea.
from 360 pcs. 0,19 EUR ea.
incl. 21% VAT plus shipping


We produced this magnet especially for the CD-ROM model airplane engine do-it-your-selfers. It's a little bit stronger than the old Q-05-05-01-G (no longer offered) so the engines are a bit more efficient. Heat-resistant up to 80 degrees Celsius.
Naturally, there are lots of other uses for this small gold-plated magnet. It holds, for example, 2-3 pieces of A4 paper. It looks really nice when 2-4 magnets are used to hold up some paper. A very discreet thickness of only 1 mm.
Read about more features and tips

Technical data

Article ID Q-CDM48-G
Material NdFeB
Shape Block
Size 5 x 5 x 1 mm
Tolerance +/- 0,1 mm
Coating Gold-plated (Ni-Cu-Ni-Au)
Magnetisation N48
strength approx. 350 g
Max. working temperature 80°C (possibly lower)
Weight 0,19 g
PDF data sheet

Additional features and tips

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This piece of a modified model airplane motor was designed by Claude Jäggi. He used 12 magnets for this. An exemplary construction manual can be found at this website Wolfgang Korosec.

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Here is a photo of rotor and stator by Reto Probst and Roland Sterchi, who have built numerous engines together (see also the next photo.)
More airplane engines by Reto and Roland.
Magne Solheim from Norway sent us this photo. He has already successfully re-configured a dozen CD-ROM motors.