What makes Toroidal coils different from normal coils?

The most obvious difference between toroidal coils and other coils is the shape. Toroidal coils are a donut or ring shape. This is due to the different shape of the core material. A donut shaped core is used and the wire is repeatedly taken through the central hole and wrapped back around the outside.

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AGW Electronics are proud to announce they are ISO 9001:2015 certified

“I am very proud of the team!  This achievement is recognition for 2 years hard work and our continued commitment to ensuring that we aim to meet the expectations and needs of our customers.”

Nigel Godwin, Joint Managing Director

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AGW Looking to Enhance Capabilities in Planar Transformers.

In January 2018 AGW began the process of further developing the skillset of the team and internal infrastructure in relation to Planar Transformers.

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AGW Reinforce Their Commitment to Customer Service.

As part of their continual commitment to improve, AGW looked to delve deeper into their customers’ perception of the company’s strengths and challenges. As such they carried out a customer feedback survey.

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AGW Electronics pay tribute to joint founder George Wainwright

The joint founder of AGW Electronics, George Wainwright, has passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Monday 29th January, aged 85.

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AGW go green thanks to the Carbon Trust & Derbyshire Council.

Thanks to grants from the Carbon Trust and Derbyshire council, we are currently in the process of going green by updating our lighting system to LED in January 2018. The new fittings will provide improved lighting and even cut a third off our costs.

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Christmas Shutdown 2017

We hope everyone has had a very productive year and as it comes to an end we have our annual Christmas shutdown, which will be from Friday 22nd of December 2017 and re-open again on Tuesday 2nd of January 2018. The final day for deliveries being Wednesday December 20th.

Everyone here at AGW Electronics wishes you a very Merry Christmas and every success for the New Year!

The Evolution of Transformers and Coils in Power Supply Applications

The advancement of control ICs running at higher frequencies allow power supplies to be smaller and more efficient. The wound components must cope with this higher expectation.

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AGW apprentices receive awards from Chesterfield College.

We are proud to announce that two of our apprentices have received awards from Chesterfield College.

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How to get more from your business with Servitization.

Currently, the UK is the 9th largest manufacturing nation in the World and the sector has increased on average 1.4% a year since 1948.  One of the main reasons for this is that manufacturing companies within the UK have been a major exponent of Servitization.

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