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  • Page updated 05 May 2018.

Price changes - New - 05 May 2018.

We have had to increase our prices from 07 May 2018 for the following reasons:

  • Copper prices have almost doubled since our last price fix
  • Recent price increases of steel (about 31p/Kg)
  • Recent carriage costs (carrier in, post out)
  • Fuel cost (machines and baking oven use electricity)

Prices for existing and quoted orders are not affected.


Production Loading - Updated - 05 May 2018.

Normal lead times are for delivery within 28 days.

  • Standard products - Now taking orders
  • Customised products - Taking limited orders
  • Rewinds - Fully loaded until July unless already agreed
  • Winding to drawing - Check with us first
  • Special products - Check with us first

Orders already discussed will be continued with.


Isle of Wight Festival 2018 - New - 05 May 2018.

  • The company will be closed from 18:00 on Wednesday 20 Jun 2018 to 09:00 on 26 Jun 2018 due to the Isle of Wight Festival.

Isle of Wight Festival website


Quality Audit - Updated - 05 May 2018.

We were succesfully audited for ISO9001:2015 on 04 May 2018 with no non-conformances as usual.


General Data Protection Regulation - New - 05 May 2018.

We have updated our data storage rules to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation 2015 which comes into force in May 2018.
Our policy document is available on request.
NO customer or supplier data is supplied to any third party other than that which is necessary to process payments.
We are compliant with the PCI-DSS credit card rules and only store card details on paper for the duration of the order and warranty period, no such data is stored on computer at any time.


Alternative shapes - New - 10 Apr 2017.

For transformers with non square lamination cores we are introducing square stack cores as an alternative.
These are quicker to make and slightly more efficient.


Product reinstatement - Updated - 10 Apr 2017.

We have reinstated most of our previous transformers.


Transformer dimensions on data sheets - New - 08 Feb 2017.

It appears that the wrong dimensions are appearing on datasheets.
This is a software problem.
It will take a while to fix and reload all affected datasheets.
If you need the information pleaase e-mail us.


'BREXIT' - New - 24 Jul 2016.

There will be no change to our trading arrangements due to the UK leaving the EU.
We were trading before the Maastright Treaty in 1992!


Credit card charges - New - 07 Apr 2013.

As we have never charged extra for card processing there are no changes in our prices as a result of the recent Credit Card charges directive.


Cookies - New - 26 May 2012.

In accordance with EU Directive 2009/136/EC section 66 we declare that we have no cookies on our website.
Links to other websites are out of our control and may have cookies.


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