Dexter Magnetic Technologies has extensive experience working on defense-suited magnets,  magnet assemblies, and advanced magnet based solutions. With over 70 years of experience in working with the defense industry, Dexter has a thorough understanding of the quality required in any defense application and can meet your design requirements no matter how complex.

Certified to SAE AS9100D, ISO 9001:2015 and MIL-I-45208A, we provide quality magnetic solutions from concept, to prototype, through production. Whether your job is DPAS rated (DX or DO) or must comply to DFARS and ITAR requirements, you will get the attention you need.

Dexter complies with all requirements of 15 CFR 700.11 for Defense Priorities and Allocations System rated jobs.

High Performance Rotors

Missile Technology

Applications include: Guided Missile weapon systems

Guided Missiles are designed to protect ships from anti-ship missiles and surface craft, aircraft, and helicopters. We provide high-performance magnets and critical magnetic assemblies that provide crucial functional aspects of missile guidance systems and actuators. We have an Application Engineering team with capabilities to support Design, build prototypes, custom and qualify high volume manufacturing magnetic assemblies


DFARS stands for Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement.

It is a set of restrictions for the origination of raw materials intended to protect the US defense industry from the vulnerabilities of being overly dependent on foreign sources of supply.

Certain countries are considered qualifying and other countries have been restricted for DFARS related material.