Category Archives: DIY

How To Apply Magnetic Wall Pins – Step by Step Guide

Magnetic wall pins provide the perfect solution for storing your tools and organising your shed. They are easy to install and securely hold a wide range of tools. This blog will help guide the install and provide you with an easy to access tool storage.

With your magnetic wall pin set, you will receive the following:

  • 5x 10mm x 5mm Neodymium magnets
  • 5x screws
  • 5x plugs
  • 5x plastic rosettes

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How To Apply Magnet Expert Magnetic Catches – Step by Step Guide

Magnetic catches are designed to provide a convenient and simple solution for secure door and cabinet closures. This blog will outline step by step how to install your magnetic catches.

Once you have received the magnetic catch, you will need to disassemble the parts to aid with installation to the desired closure. Each catch will be provided with a plastic housing in which the magnet assembly sits in (A), the plated cover (B) and the striking plate (C).

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Simplify Your Life With Magnets – Our Customer’s Applications

Here at Magnet Expert, we are proud to supply businesses and general consumers throughout Europe with their magnets! We’re always sad to part with them as they embark on their journey, but we know they are on their way to serve an important purpose for our customer.

Once the magnets are received and are applied to the solution, we love to see where and how our magnets are being used. Whether this is in a product a business is manufacturing, or a life hack around the home, it’s great to receive pictures from our customers. We have a whole host of them in our customer applications, check them out.

More recently, we launched a campaign to see how our customers are using our magnets; some of the results are truly inspiring and we felt it was best to share these motivating solutions! Continue reading

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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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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Hidden Magnets – We Reveal All…

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Magnets are here, there and everywhere and a lot of the time we don’t even realise it. For instance, in the smartphone or other electronic devise that you are reading this post on, there will be magnets hard at work. In this blog post, we will reveal where magnets sit in various applications that you use everyday! You’ll never use them again without thinking of the unsung hero, the magnet.

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How to magnetise a screwdriver

If you are trying to fix a screw in a hard to reach place or are working with small, fiddly screws a magnetised screwdriver can save you lots of time. Most new, high-end screwdrivers are supplied already magnetised, but sometimes they can lose their magnetism. There are a number of ways you can use magnets to remagnetise a screwdriver, or magnetise one that was never magnetised in the first place.

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