Which ways to use a pot magnet, Pot magnets application, what are pot magnets used for

There are many ways to use a pot magnet. To illustrate their applicability, here are a few examples:

Magnetic light fittings

stud pot magnet for Magnetic light fittings

Magnetic down light being held by a stud pot magnet
Internal threaded stud pot magnets can be used as part of a light fitting for a magnetic down light. The magnet is attached to the end of the light to hold it onto the metal in a ceiling.

Exhibition display signs

Countersunk pot magnet used for exhibition display sign

Countersunk pot magnet attached to an exhibition display sign
Countersunk pot magnets can be used to attach an exhibition display sign to a stand for marketing purposes, e.g. at a trade show.

Holders

Internal threaded pot magnets or hook magnet for hanging mug

Internal threaded pot magnets hanging mugs from a fridge door
Internal threaded pot magnets with the added hook accessory can be used to hang items such as mugs to a fridge door.

Magnetic bases

Deep pot magnet holding an articulated arm gauge for magnetic base

Deep pot magnet holding an articulated arm gauge
Deep internal threaded pot magnets can be used as a magnetic base for gauges e.g. an articulated gauging arm. An articulated gauging arm is used to precisely position objects within metrology (the science of measurement).

Door stops

Internal threaded stud pot magnet used for magnetic door stop

Internal threaded stud pot magnet being used as a door stop
Internal threaded stud pot magnets can be used as door stops to protect the door from closing all the way to the wall by holding it open.

Tow lights

through hole pot magnet attached to Tow light kit

Tow light kit with a through hole pot magnet attached
Through hole pot magnets can be attached to the bottom of a tow light to enable the user to attach the tow light to the car to warn other road users that their car has broken down.

Jigs

Bi-pole pot magnets can be used as jigs

Bi-pole pot magnets can be used as jigs. A jig is a custom-made tool created to control another tool’s movements. The bi-pole pot magnet is press-fitted or glued in place on the jig to help hold a non-ferromagnetic material, such as a piece of wood, onto a ferromagnetic surface whilst it is being drilled into.