Permanent Magnet DC Solenoids Applications

Visit our Technical Guide for Shindengen Permanent Manget Solenoids for technical terms and other details important to the selection and application of Rotary solenoids. Available models and datasheets can be selected from our Shindengen Permanent Magnet DC Solenoids product page.


Shindengen Permanent Magnet (Self-Holding) Solenoids are most popular for applications that require a slender design with durability and maximum output.

The following illustrations represent popular applications for Shindengen Permanent Magnet Solenoids.

APPLICATION: Door Locking Mechanism

As illustrated, a popular application for Permanent Magnet Solenoids is to control the cylinder of any door locking mechanism. The solenoid maintains the cylinder in the locked or unlocked position without energy to the coil.