Magnet Fishing with James Haskell & BBC

James Haskell Magnet Fishing With Magnet Expert

On a cold winter’s day in Northamptonshire in early January, Magnet Expert joined James Haskell and the BBC on a magnetic fishing trip.

Following James’ magnet fishing excursions last summer, where he found 3 safes, a bike and various other bits with our RM150 fishing kit, the BBC wanted to see magnet fishing up close and personal.

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Magnetic Storage Hacks – Cruise Ship Edition

Create extra storage space on-board a cruise ship cabin

In 2016, a record 1.9 million British holidaymakers took an ocean cruise, travelling to all corners of the globe in search of sun, sea (obviously, being on a cruise) and sand. Final figures for 2017 are expected to show further growth in the cruising industry, with the average age of consumers continuing to fall year on year.

In anticipation of your holiday at sea, you need to pack the essentials as well as the ‘just in case’ items, which can amount to a whole lot of luggage! Ask a friend or family member to sit on your case, zip it up and you’re ready to go.

Once on-board the luxury liner, you need to make your cabin your own for the duration of the trip. As well as being magnet experts, we are actually self-proclaimed cruise experts, and one common issue we’ve found is the lack of storage space with budget rooms.

However, we’ve found a solution.

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Magnet Expert Support D.I.Y SOS Build

DIY_SOS & Magnet Expert

Magnet Expert Ltd are delighted to have supported the BBC’s D.I.Y SOS on one of their recent projects in West Sussex.

In early May 2017, D.I.Y SOS contacted the Magnet Expert team in regards to a home renovation they were working on. Upon hearing about the project, it’s safe to say we couldn’t wait to get involved. The home belonged to Amanda and her family, which was in desperate need of change following a tragic accident for Amanda.

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Christmas Gift Guide 2017

First4Magnets Christmas Gift Guide 2017

The festive spirit is in the air with decorations dawning our streets, Christmas songs on the radio and mince pies in the cupboard.

Now, there are two people in this world. One half of the population thought ahead and did their Christmas shopping in October, beating the rush, having them all wrapped by December 1st. On the other hand, there’s me and you who has less than 10 days to get all of the presents bought, wrapped and delivered to our loved ones.

But don’t panic, our gift guide has you covered for gifts for dads, mums, partners, children and more! We’re delivering up to Friday 21st December too, so get your orders in before 4pm on Thursday 20th!

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Magnet Expert Supports Refugee Council

First4Magnets support Refugee Council

Magnet Expert Ltd are delighted to be supporting the Refugee Council in their efforts to educate children, who are seeking asylum in the UK.

Over recent week, children of all ages have been attending the Refugee Council’s educational sessions, where they develop Maths and English skills through animation. Our magnets from, have been used within the sessions to help with the building and illustration of the animations. They have used our Fruity Skittle Magnets, Flexible A4 Magnetic Sheets and Magnetic Gridding Tape, as you can see below.

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Our Experts’ Favourite Magnets: David Gault

David Gault's Favourite Magnet

Welcome to the penultimate episode of our Experts’ Favourite Magnets series. It’s a sad day as we conclude our 5th and final post. Fortunately, we have Mr David Gault, the Head of Production at Magnet Expert, revealing his favourite magnet to us today!

But before we get started, lets recap the last few weeks. We started off with Juan who was a big fan of the Feel Flux Skills! Then we moved onto the Head of Sales & Marketing, Mr Simon Elliott whose favourite magnet was the Neodymium Clamping Magnet with an M5 Hook and Eyebolt. Thirdly, Eric Styles, our longest serving expert told us he favoured the Magnetic Cable Tie for all its uses. Most recently, Nathan ‘Mason’ Wallace showcased the Rubber Coated Pot Magnets to us.

Today, we’ll hear David fight his case for his favourite magnet but before we begin, he’s a little about him…

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Our Experts’ Favourite Magnets: Nathan Wallace

Nathan Mason Featured Image

Welcome to week 4 of our Experts’ Favourite Magnets series. Over the past few weeks, our experts have revealed their favourite magnets and how you can use them at home or at work. Sadly, we are nearing the end of our blog post series with only 2 experts left to reveal their magnets *crowd gasps* … but don’t be too downhearted, we’ll be back with more great content!

Today, Nathan ‘Mason’ Wallace takes the time to tell us about his magnet of choice. In keeping with tradition, here’s a bit about the man himself.

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Magnets & Office Fantasy Football

Office Magnets Used For Fantasy Football Table

The kick-off to the Premier League is only days away and the excitement is building among football enthusiasts. The fixtures come around thick and fast as people go through the highs and lows with their beloved team. Away from the pitch itself, fans are eagerly preparing their Fantasy Premier League teams and the Magnet Expert Ltd staff are no different! Several members of the team have drafted up their squads in the hope of reigning superior in the ‘Magnet Expert Fantasy Football League’. The best of luck to all!

Being experts in magnetics, we had to incorporate magnets into our league table. With the use of both magnetic tapes and novelty magnets, we have created an official leaderboard which will run throughout the 2017/2018 Premier League season. Take a look:

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