Can Screwdrivers With Magnetic Tips Cause Damage To Electronics


While it is convenient to pick screws with magnetized tips I wonder if the magnetism can cause any damage to electronics?

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If you're thinking that magnetic screwdrivers might corrupt data on hard disks, my experience is that it doesn't happen. I've used my magnetic screwdriver to drive screws into the holes on hard drives, and nothing bad has ever happe$#J@R(F$*U%&$#(J