Magnetized Water and Memory Meter


This paper presents an experimental study to investigate the effect of using the magnetic water conditioner on the properties of water. The water flows through a closed loop, while the pH, TDS, and hardness represent its properties. For magnetic water conditioner with flux density of 170 mT, results showed that pH increased by 15.65% for 820 minutes of non-stop circulation. The increase in pH is divided to 93.5% for the first 360 minutes, and 6.5% for the last 460 minutes. TDS and Hardness of water are not affected by the magnetic water conditioner. Water remembers and keeps the impact of passing through the magnetic field for several hours, and pH decreased by 0.642 in24 hours. While the results lead to introduce and create the magnetized water saturation curve and water memory meter.

Share and Cite:

Kotb, A. (2013) Magnetized Water and Memory Meter. Energy and Power Engineering, 5, 422-426. doi: 10.4236/epe.2013.56045.

Conflicts of Interest

The authors declare no conflicts of interest.


[1] T. Vermeiren, “Magnetic Treatment of Liquids for Scale and Corrosion Prevention,” Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, Vol. 5, No. 7, 1958, pp. 215-219. doi:10.1108/eb019464
[2] A. Szcze, E. Chibowskia, L. Holysza and P. Rafalski “Effects of Static Magnetic Field on Water at Kinetic Condition,” Process Intensification, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2011, pp. 124-127.
[3] E. A. Duffy, “Investigation of Magnetic Water Treatment Devices,” Doctorate Thesis, Clemson University, Clemson, 1977.
[4] C. E. Gruber and D. D. Carda, “Measurable Parameters in Water Conditioning Equipment as Determined in Laboratory Simulations at Rapid City, South Dakota,” 1981.
[5] Public Works Technical Bulletin, “Magnetic Water Treatment,” 2001.
[6] A. Kotb and A. M. Abd El Aziz, “Scientific Investigations on the Claims of the Magnetic Water Conditioners,” 2013.
[7] H. Banejad and E. Abdosalehi, “The Effect of Magnetic Field on Water Hardness Reducing,” Thirteenth International Water Technology Conference, Hurghada, 2009, pp. 117-128.
[8] R. S. Abdel Tawab, M. A. A. Younes, A. M. Ibrahim and M. M. Abdle Aziz, “Testing Commercial Water Magnetizers: A Study of TDS and pH,” Fifteenth International Water Technology Conference, Alexandria, 2011, pp. 146155.
[9] S. A. Ghauri and M. S. Ansari, “Increase of Water Viscosity under the Influence of Magnetic Field,” Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 100, No. 6, 2006, Article ID: 066101. doi:10.1063/1.2347702

Copyright © 2024 by authors and Scientific Research Publishing Inc.

Creative Commons License

This work and the related PDF file are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.