Category Archives: Science

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 First4Magnets.com, 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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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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Liquid Nitrogen Cooled Levitating Superconductor!

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When you think about the many applications that First4Magnets’ Neodymium Magnets can be used for, the first thing that comes to mind might not be levitation. However, as you can see below, that’s exactly what the creative guys over at the Tonbridge School Physics Department have used them for!

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Our Experts’ Favourite Magnets: Simon Elliott

Simon Elliott - Experts' Favourite Magnets Series

Last week we launched the first blog post in the series of Our Experts’ Favourite Magnets. Our team are taking the time to reveal their favourites and the reasons why they rate them so highly. We started off with Juan Suarez-Robinson, our fresh-faced Customer Sales Adviser whose favourite magnet is the Feel Flux gadget! Take a read.

This week, our Head of Sales and Marketing, Simon Elliott, will be chatting to us and revealing his favourite magnet! But first, a bit about the man himself. Simon is a charismatic leader with natural motivational qualities. When he is not singing along to Smooth FM in the office he’s singing about his beloved Derby County FC. A man of the world who now brings his skills and expertise to the magnet industry.

But down to business.

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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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Make Your Coins Levitate On Star Wars Day!

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May the 4th be with you this Star Wars Day! 

For those who don’t know, Star Wars Day, formally known as May 4th, is a day where enthusiasts come together to celebrate the franchise! For instance in Sydney, one local burger bar has launched the Star Wars burger and here in the UK, entertainment stores are slashing prices on retro Star Wars games!

Here at FIRST4MAGNETS.COM, we are no different and we’re celebrating Star Wars Day with magnets! Our experts have been working with Darth Vader himself to levitate coins and today we’re giving you the chance to do the same with our step by step guide! In 4 easy steps you could have an amazing magnetic trick to show your friends and family.

May the magnetic force be with you! 

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide!

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FIRST4MAGNETS – the perfect gifts for Mum this Mother’s Day!

Over the years our mums have cared for us in every sense. From cooking our dinner to babysitting the little one and even offering a shoulder to lean on when times get hard. Since day one they have loved us like no one else and this Mothering Sunday gives you the perfect chance to say thank you. Continue reading

British Science Week 2017!

British Science Week 2017

Find out about British Science Week and how you can get involved!

Science is in the air as British Science Week 2017 gets underway! From the 10th – 19th March, a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths begins with schools, science enthusiasts and professionals getting involved in a range of events across the UK!  Here is everything you need to know…

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