LEGACY Magswitch PLAY20x4 – 8140575

This product is now in Legacy status and should no longer be deployed in new projects. All documents are for reference use only. See table below for important dates. 

Magswitch PLAY20x4 brings the power of multiple magnets together with a single point of actuation. Use these tools when handling long pipes or beams. Additionally keep these tools in mind for heavy weight applications. These tools have customizable pole elements which can be applied to improve handling in any application.

Features & Benefits
• Customizable Contact Surface
• Deep field technology
• Ideal for handling long components
• Saves energy
• Fail-safe operation

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Legacy Date Sunset Date End of Support Possible Replacement Downloads

Legacy Date is defined as the tool is no longer part of our current active product line. We will move tools to Legacy status when new technology tools offer better performance or cost.

Sunset Date is defined as the tool is not supported by inventory stocking levels and may be available as custom-order only and subject to Minimum Order Quantities and long lead times (consult Magswitch).

SKU: 8140575.


Max Breakaway* 288.42 lbs/131.1kg
Working Load 4:1* 72.1 lbs/32.8kg
Full Saturation Thickness 3/8” / 9.5mm
Max Shear 2:1* 41.8 lbs/19.0 kg
Minimum Thickness for De-Stack 3/8″ /9.5 mm
Min Actuation Pressure 30 psi/2.1×105 pa
Max Actuation Pressure 145 psi/1.0×106 pa
Off Target Pressure 56 psi/ 3.9×105 pa
Volume of Actuator 15 cm3
Net Weight 2.62 lbs/1.19 kg
Air Port Thread M5x0.8
Mounting Thread M6x1.0, M5x0.8
Overall Height 138.76 mm


* Max Breakaway determined in laboratory environment on 2” thick SAE1018 Steel with surface roughness 63 micro inches. Many factors contribute to the actual breakaway force in each application. Always test the magswitch in each application before deployment.  Refer to the magswitch information booklet for more information.

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