Bi-Directional Latching Solenoid

This latching solenoid was designed for use in business or consumer equipment requiring a lock, latch or tamper proof security device. Stroke, force, voltage and package size are flexible depending upon customer requirements.

Bi-Directional Latching Solenoid

Typical Applications

  • Electric locks
  • Business equipment
  • Computer case lock
  • Computer docking station lock
  • Business machines
  • ATM machines
  • Battery operated locks

Features and Benefits

  • Compact design
  • Low cost
  • Can be designed for specific load shifting capability
  • Can be designed to configure with customer power requirements


Stroke 5.1 mm
Holding force 5.6 N (1.25 lbs)
Supply voltage 12 or 24 Vdc
Operating temperature range -40 to 60°C
Coil resistance at 20°C 12 Ω
Durability >100M cycles
Duty rating (%ED) 100% ED
Side load 220 N (>100 lbs)

* All TLX components are customized to fit system requirements, meaning technical specifications are unique to each customer and design, and the examples given here are for illustration purposes only.

Quality Policy

TLX Technologies, LLC will consistently provide products that meet or exceed the requirements of our customers. The company complies with all of the requirements of the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Standard. We will establish, monitor and work to continuously improve customer satisfaction, technology, productivity, quality and employee engagement.