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Magnetic Solutions for Steel Containers

Steel shipping containers offer the perfect surface for magnets to attract to due to their high level of iron. Generally, there are three types of steel containers – those for … Continue reading

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Securing cables to a steel surface

  Drilling into a steel surface is time consuming and permanent, with no margin for error or adjustment once the holes are drilled. This can present problems when you need … Continue reading

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A selection of images of work by Elnaz Yazdani

Magnets and textiles

Renowned for their function, rather than their style, magnets are more likely to be found on a cat flap rather than the catwalk. It is their function however that allows … Continue reading

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Using magnets for stop motion animation

Stop motion is a technique using plasticine or clay models and sets which are shot one frame at a time. Between each frame the models and set are moved very … Continue reading

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The gallery looked stunning once it was finished.

Using magnets to hang artwork

At first4magnets.com, we have helped hundreds of artists, exhibitors and curators looking for the ideal magnets to hang artwork in their exhibitions, galleries and displays. Each callers’ problem is similar; … Continue reading

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Magnetic vehicle signs

Vehicle signs are a fantastic way of getting your message to the millions of motorists and passengers who travel by car every day. If you own a business you need … Continue reading

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Magnets used to show chimpanzee problem solving intelligence

When Dr. Riley, a psychology researcher from the University of London contacted us about her most unique application, we were not only eager to help but also excited, our team … Continue reading

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Theatre / Stage Magnets – Stage Designers Use Magnets

It goes without saying that stage designers need to use fixing methods that are not only quick to put up and attach, but also very quick to take down for … Continue reading

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Silicon Mould Magnets

We recently received an email from one of our customers explaining how they had introduced magnets into a part of their silicon mould production process.  Ron from Greater London uses … Continue reading

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Shop Display Sign Magnets

Advertising your business on the high street amongst the hustle and bustle of busy shoppers can be difficult.  Marco from London contacted us to tell us how he has used … Continue reading

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