ShearForce Scrap & Demolition Magnet Attachments

scrap and demolition magnets
scrap and demolition magnets

ShearForce heavy-duty lifting magnets offer easy handling of ferrous material in scrap and recycling yards and on demolition sites. ShearForce Scrap and Demolition Magnets are the perfect excavator equipment for demolishing and recycling large magnetic materials. This type of excavator attachment comes in a selection of different styles, making it easy to find the perfect magnet for your specific worksite needs. All ShearForce Scrap and Demolition Magnets are extremely easy to operate and provide the same level of power as premium brands at a more affordable rate. Whether you are located in British Columbia, Alberta, or other provinces within Canada, you can easily choose a style that works best for you and your machine:

Fully Enclosed Hydraulic Magnets

HMG hydraulic magnets were designed as a scrap and demolition magnet with flexibility in mind. With only two hydraulic hoses to connect, they are easy to install and allow the operator to control the magnet with the activation of the auxiliary hydraulic circuit.

• Generator mounted on top of magnet.
• Controlled with the joystick, auxiliary switch, or foot pedal.
• Allows user to change implements quickly and easily.
• Comes with chains and jump lines, or with top mount plate.
• Automatic flow control makes it easier to move between carriers.

Hydraulic Magnets With Teeth

The generator, motor, and control are mounted on top of the HMG-T hydraulic magnet with teeth. They come with two sets of extended sorting claws that are designed to move and rake through debris, concrete, and demolition material allowing access to metal and rebar.

• Quick coupler ready.
• Easy to hook-up and go with automatic flow control.
• Generator mounted on top of magnet.
• Controlled with the joystick, auxiliary switch, or foot pedal.
• Allows user to change implements quickly and easily.

Battery Powered Magnets

BMG alternator and excavator battery-powered magnets are easy to install and move between carriers. They also come with a dedicated electronic control box.

  • No generator needed – magnet system runs off the 12 or 24-volt alternator excavator battery.
  • Comes with a complete installation kit.


Full Range of Models Available

Including battery or hydraulic power options.

Easy to Operate

Simple to hook up to existing hydraulic or power systems.

Excellent Value

Same power as premium brands at a lower cost.

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Compatible Equipment

  • Large Excavators
    Large Excavators
  • Small Excavators
    Small Excavators
  • Backhoe Loaders
    Backhoe Loaders


ModelWeight (lbs)Oil Flow (gpm)Diameter (in)Max Force Scrap (lbs)Max Force Plate (lbs)Carrier Weight (tons)Amperage Draw (amp)Minimum Alternator Size (amp)
Hydraulic Magnets*Machine Size Subject to Use Requirements
HMG 34172010-53345527,7168-16
HMG 382,11613-53387727,71614-20
HMG 422,42518-534299215,43220-35
HMG 503,52726-53501,54322,04625-45
Hydraulic Magnets With Teeth
HMG-T 342,09410-53345527,7168-16
HMG-T 382,48613-53387727,71614-20
HMG-T 422,89318-534299215,43220-35
HMG-T 503,96026-53501,54322,04625-45
HMG-T 606,28334-53602,64544,09230-45
Battery Powered MagnetsVoltage (V)
BMG 2655012263314,85043080
BMG 321,08024325506,17583060
BMG 361,36424365518,047144580

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