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Razorbill Instruments

Razorbill Instruments is an innovative technology company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. The company has been in existence since the end of 2014 and is committed to bringing new, well engineered products to market.

Razorbill Instruments
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018


Razorbill Instruments was founded at the end of 2014. In this year, the new company received several awards and accolades including coming third in converge challenge, Scotland's largest business competition. The company received a R&D grant from Scottish Enterprise to develop new cryogenic instrumentation.


During 2015, the company permformed the required the necessary product development and testing to bring to market a completely new product category - the worlds first compact cryogenic strain cell.


In 2016 the first cryogenic instruments went on sale. In this first year of sales, we sent orders all around the world including numerous European countries, US, China, Korea and Japan. The success of our first products allowed us to reinvest in R&D developing the products we released in 2017.


During 2017 the company continued to expand and launched several new products, including the RP100 power supply and our custom PPMS probe. The items make setting up experiments with our core product even easier.


In 2018 the company will continue its impressive growth with the 17/18 financial year on course to grow 100% from the previous year. In 2018 we launch a radically new pressure cell - the FC100 and recruited additional personnel to adapt and develop our core technologies into products that will open up the large space technologies market.