Latching Solenoid

This latching solenoid example is spring returned to the de-latched position by providing a short, reverse polarity pulse cancelling the permanent magnet.

This latching solenoid is energized to move to the latched position with a short voltage pulse. Once the voltage is removed, the permanent magnet maintains the solenoid in the latched position. The solenoid is spring returned to the de-latched position with a short, reverse polarity pulse that cancels the permanent magnet field. Strokes and forces are flexible depending upon solenoid size.

Features and Benefits

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

Specifications

All TLX components are customized to fit system requirements, meaning technical specifications are unique to each customer and design. Examples given on our website are for illustration purposes only.

Is our Latching Solenoid the right fit for your application?

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Improving Oil Change Efficiency with Solenoids

In the quick oil change market, speed is essential to meeting customer expectations and reaching revenue goals. Accurate and timely dispensing of fluids during the oil change process helps facilities reach these goals.

Our engineers begin by designing with 3D CAD and performing electromagnetic and fluid dynamic analysis with state-of-the-art finite element analysis software. Every design is engineered and tested in our lab to meet our customers’ specifications.

Increased Performance

Precise control with high accuracy through tighter tolerances. Reducing friction and inefficiencies provides extremely low hysteresis.

Lighter Weight

Multiple variables in the design and manufacturing process are optimized to reduce overall weight and size of the solenoid or valve.

Minimized Footprint

Custom solenoids can be designed to utilize the best control scheme for your application, resulting in a minimized footprint.

Limited Power Consumption

Latching technology in solenoid and valve design minimizes overall power consumption.

Extreme Environments

Can be designed to meet extreme environments that include moisture, dirt/dust, vibration and/or extreme temperature requirements.

Built-in Safety

Failsafe modes are designed into solenoids and valves utilizing integrated electronic controls.