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Magswitch MLAY1000x4 Lifting Magnet

  • Magswitch LAY series magnets utilize different size magnets to attain different field depths.
  • This allows for greater working loads and increased control over larger work pieces.
  • The MLAY1000x4 is a lightweight heavy lifting magnet ideal for lifting thick sheet, beams, pipe, and performs well on air gaps such as rust and dirt.
  • It features a unique dual swivel hook design for both load stability and lifting from horizontal to vertical.
  • With customizable pole shoes to fit almost any application, the LAY is a great all around tool that is perfect for picking pipe and round as well as large plate steel.


Max Breakaway* 3640 lbs/1654 kg
Safe Working Load* 1213 lbs/551 kg
Full Saturation Thickness 19.05mm
Max Safe Shear* 283 lbs/128.6 kg
Minimum Thickness for De-Stack 19.05mm
Net Weight 45.2 lbs/20.5 kg
Mounting Thread M8x1.25
Overall Height 250.79 m
Magnetic Pole Footprint 336.0x97.6 mm

* Max Breakaway determined in laboratory environment on 2" thick SAE1018 Steel with surface application. Always test the magswitch in each application before deployment.

About MSA Magswitch

  • The Magswitch Lifting Magnets are a powerful tool designed for moving heavy steel sections, beams, and components.
  • These magnets allow for operators to safely and easily lift steel material on and off trucks, cutting beds, guillotines, saws, etc.
  • Not only do these magnets substantially save time and allow for increase in production, they also greatly reduce WHS risks such as back injury caused by lifting heavy steel objects.
  • Magswitch technology values Heavy Lifting capabilities to a whole new level of strength & safety.


  • Lock On and Off handle – Magnet turns completely On and Of
  • Superior hold on thin steel (7mm deep field)
  • Compact, lightweight and easy actuation
  • Lifts large flat sheets, beams and pipe
  • Performs well on air gaps such as rust and dirt
  • Customizable pole shoes to fit almost any application
  • Magnet stays clean as you can wipe off debris easily


  • AIMS SKU A0159638
  • Brand Magswitch
  • Model Number 8100418
  • Barcode Number 087862800136
  • Type Lifting Magnet
SKU: A0159638

Magswitch MLAY1000x4 Lifting Magnet

Magswitch Lifting Magnet


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