We have received JOSCAR certification.

We have received JOSCAR certification.

Magnet Schultz Ltd has been certified as an approved supplier through the JOSCAR (Joint Supply Chain Accreditation Register) initiative that will simplify our dealings with existing and future customers in the aerospace, defence and security sectors.

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Our solenoids, electromagnets and electric locks are proving critical in medical applications.

Many of our products are deployed in medical applications, including surprisingly innovative uses for precision solenoids. Here’s a round-up of some of the ways our solenoids and electromagnets contribute to the goals of businesses active in the medical sector.

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The Lock for Lifts

In recent times we have had enquiries about approving a locking device to the Lifts Directive. We have news!

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Feliz Navidad from Spain

Just before Christmas, a customer in Spain contacted us about his solenoid application that punches paper tape rolls for music boxes, with the festive song Feliz Navidad used to demonstrate the delicate instrument.

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Music Box

It’s always rewarding to receive thanks from customers.

As a supplier, it’s quite unusual to receive a Christmas gift from a customer. Isn’t that the wrong way round, according to some kind of social business protocol? Nonetheless, it's always rewarding to receive thanks.

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Small silver lining from Covid-19 benefits hospice.

There’s not much positive news to share about the impact of Covid-19. But in a way, the impact of coronavirus is indirectly responsible for us being able to increase our Christmas charitable donation to the Woking & Sam Beare Hospice.

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Source Security magazine features our article on Electric Locking

Source Security Online magazine offered us the chance to share our considerable knowledge on the subject of Electric Locking in security applications. We were happy to oblige with a two-part article.

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We’ve set our 3D Printers to work on Covid-19 PPE face shields.

All three of our 3D printers have now been set to work manufacturing PPE face shield parts for healthcare workers who are facing the Covid-19 threat. We are delighted to be able to do our bit in support of this commendable national effort.

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Compact Proportional Solenoid Valve Enables Precise Air Flow Regulation in Medical and Industrial Applications.

We are drawing attention to the availability of our compact proportional solenoid-controlled pneumatic valve range designed for the efficient regulation of air flows in medical ventilators and other applications.

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Magnet Schultz Ltd Coronavirus Business Update at 25 March 2020

Magnet Schultz Ltd (MSL) is in the direct supply chain to several essential businesses, including businesses designated as part of the Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) by the British Government. MSL plans to continue its manufacturing and delivery operations as usual, with priority being given to those customers.

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Tiny 1050 bar Solenoid Gas Valves Target Hydrogen Energy Applications.

We have developed a timely new range of four new compact solenoid gas valves aimed at portable and static hydrogen energy applications. The valves feature small body profiles with exceptionally high-pressure capabilities. The valves in the range are designed for high-pressure cut-off, safety shut-off, proportional flow control and purge/drain applications. As well as hydrogen, they are equally suited to compressed air and compressed natural gas (CNG) applications.

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We’ve appointed our First Apprentice Mechanical Engineering Technician.

We welcome Rory O’Ceallaigh to our development team. Rory joins us in the newly-created post of Apprentice Mechanical Engineering Technician. He is the first Magnet Schultz Ltd apprentice to embark upon our new, flexible apprenticeship scheme. We have designed the programme specifically to encourage young people into engineering whilst they learn on the job and attend college to gain a formal academic qualification.

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New Compact Proportional Solenoid Valve Regulates Air & Gas Flows.

We are delighted to announce the introduction of a new compact proportional solenoid-controlled pneumatic valve range designed for the efficient regulation of air and gas flows across a broad range of applications and industry sectors.

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Magnet Schultz at automechanika UK

With a focus on demonstrating our automotive expertise, we are exhibiting at this year's automechanika show at Birmingham's NEC. You can see us on Stand F28 in Hall 20 from 4th to 6th June 2019.

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BMW uses Magnet Schultz components

Extended range of marine electric locking & security products for Superyachts.

We recently extended our range of special-purpose marine-rated locking and security products specifically for use on superyachts and other high-value vessels.

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New Sub-miniature Shotbolt is Just 7mm in Diameter.

Announcing a new tiny electromagnetically-actuated shotbolt lock with enclosure dimensions of just 7mm in diameter and less than 21mm in length. This is our smallest solenoid-based electric locking component to date. Click Read more below to see our press release.

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GHUZ-007 sub-miniature shotbolt

Our Managing Director Gets His Point Across

Respected industry publication, Control Engineering magazine, publishes the insights of Andrew Newton, MD of Magnet Schultz Ltd. "Mind the Gap: Fill it with Testing," says Andrew as he shares his advice on the importance of the testing process within collaborative development projects.

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Press Coverage for Electro Kabuki in Germany

Respected German publication, KEM Konstruktion, provides exclusive editorial coverage of our Electro Kabuki theatrical reveal system for its Hannover Fair preview edition.

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Electric Locking Bolt Mechanism Re-engineered for Greater Value.

We have re-engineered our popular G SC X series of shotbolts. This new-generation mechanism now features modular coils that are field-proven across a wide range of our solenoid products, and that also permit the use of efficient assembly techniques.

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Business Development Team Expands

We have strengthened our customer support team by appointing Neil Lawrence as Business Development Engineer. In this senior role, Neil will focus on MSL’s Hi-Tech client base in the aerospace, defence and automotive sectors.

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Keeping up with Superyacht standards

We regularly attend Superyacht UK seminars to ensure that we keep up with the standards and specs of this lively sector. Surprisingly, discussion on standards, and standards themselves, are often conspicuous by their absence. However, our expertise is this sector puts us in a great position to contribute to Superyacht standards.

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Design Graduate Joins MSL Development Team

We have expanded our specialist design engineering base by welcoming Lewis Sheldrake to our development team. He takes the newly-created post of Junior Design Engineer directly from his degree course at Brunel University.

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Press Release: New Fascias & Mounting Options for Solenoid Locks

Our popular solenoid-based locking modules, including Type 60 & 61 right-angled shotbolts, the Cabinet Lock and Electric Mini Bolt, now have new front panels and optional fascia plates to make them easy to install. Some models also feature matching keepers for locking and slam-shut applications.

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We love it when an electromagnetic plan comes together

Magnet Schultz electro-permanent magnets were used to reveal a stature of Ronald Reagan in London. The magnets were attached to the central hem of a large blue ‘reveal’ cloth draped over the 10-foot-tall presidential tribute.

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More Space for More Business

There are many measures of business growth but few more obvious than the acquisition of new premises in order to expand operations. That’s what is happening at Magnet Schultz – and not just in our UK operation.

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