Trap Magnets remove metal contamination to protect equipment.

Press Release Summary:

ProGrade® Ferrous Traps come in Ceramic, Rare Earth, and Xtreme® Rare Earth magnet strengths to provide diverse industries with appropriate level of protection. In addition to serving general industry assemblies, areas of use for these magnetic separators include (depending on series) food and chemical, pharmaceutical, liquid lines, and sensitive processing equipment applications. Degree and type of contamination targeted also varies between series.

Original Press Release:

A Variety of Trap Magnets are now Available for Quick Shipment through the Eriez® ProGrade® Line

Erie, PA—Eriez® announces that the company has recently added an array of Ferrous Traps to the quick-ship, economically-priced ProGrade® line of standard magnetic separators. ProGrade Ferrous Traps are offered in Ceramic, Rare Earth and Xtreme® Rare Earth magnet strengths, enabling professionals in diverse industries to select the appropriate level of protection for their application.

ProGrade Ceramic series, designed for general industry assemblies, targets the removal of medium to large ferrous contamination. These products offer basic protection from tramp metals damaging downstream equipment.

ProGrade Rare Earth series, ideal for improving product purity in general industry and some food and chemical applications, targets small, fine and weakly magnetic ferrous contamination. Assemblies are designed with precise attention to welds and finish, and feature stainless steel construction and high power magnets.

ProGrade Xtreme series, designed for food and pharmaceutical-grade assemblies, offers the ultimate in ferrous contamination removal, the finest materials and construction techniques and the industry’s most powerful magnetic circuits.

ProGrade Model B Ferrous Traps, available in both Rare Earth and Xtreme Rare Earth models, provide unbeatable protection for liquid lines and sensitive processing equipment such as pumps. They preserve product purity by removing small particles of magnetic scale, rust and fine iron contamination. Xtreme Rare Earth Model B Traps can be ordered for next-day shipping via the EriezXpress® Program.

Model L Ferrous Traps in the ProGrade line have been designed to serve as an effective, low-cost magnetic pipeline trap for use where operating conditions are not too severe. These Ceramic and Rare Earth powered units are made of non-sanitary cast bronze construction and are capable of withstanding pressures up to 150 psi (10.5 kg/sq cm).

For more information on ProGrade Ferrous Traps, including pricing, visit For more information on Eriez’ entire ProGrade line, visit

Eriez is recognized as world authority in separation technologies. The company’s magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, plastics, rubber, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents.  For more information, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada. For online users, visit or send email to Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506

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