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Southco, Inc.

210 N. Brinton Lake Rd., Concordville, PA, 19331, USA

  • 610-459-4000

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Southco, Inc.

Material Handling & Storage

LIFT-A-SYST® Counterbalance System eliminates need for constant maintenance.

March 15, 2017

Combining assisted lifting force and positional stability, LIFT-A-SYST® Series is designed for controlling weight of heavy flip-up countertops and covers. Allowing heavy doors to be lifted with less effort, product neutralizes weight of heavy doors and covers.

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Fasteners & Hardware

E3 Vise Action Compression Latch meets NEMA 4 and IP65 standards.

January 16, 2017

Delivering robust and vibration-resistant fastening, E3 Vise Action Compression Latch fits into enclosures with interior space constraints. Featuring variety of grip lengths, unit provides secure latching for high vibration environments. Suitable for rugged and outdoor applications, product is available with pre-installed cam options which minimizes installation time.

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Fasteners & Hardware, Safety & Security Equipment

R4-05 Micro Rotary Latch offers concealed latching.

January 13, 2017

Made of corrosion-resistant steel, R4-05 Micro Rotary Latch provides increased security with greater toughness. Ideally used in applications with space constraints like industrial machinery industries, R4-05 latches minimize protrusion being compact and symmetrical. Latches permit remote actuation rotary systems to be integrated into applications and features bumper to resist vibrations.... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

H3-EM Swinghandle Reader meets HIPAA, HITECH and PCI DSS requirements.

December 23, 2016

Integrated with multi-class RFID, H3-EM Swinghandle Reader reads HID 125 kHz RFID credentials and 13.56 MHz iCLASS® smart card based credentials. Featuring integrated LED indicators for visual status of equipment access, unit offers single-hole panel preparation that is compatible with industry standard enclosures for OEM integration. With access control system connection, reader enables... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Safety & Security Equipment

E5 Shutter Cam Latch offers visual indication when unsecured.

November 13, 2016

Complementing the drop bushing feature with additional security, E5 Shutter Cam Latch prevents the cam from rotating open in high vibration applications. With a spring loaded bushing that needs to be manually depressed in order to actuate latch, device alerts operator if latch is not entirely closed. E5 meets NEMA 4 and IP65 standards for water and dust protection, as well as EN61373 - shock... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Southco's Miniature ST Positioning Hinges preset during manufacture to minimize maintenance.

October 14, 2016

Designed for smaller doors and panels requiring increased torque capability, the miniature ST-5A Embedded Positioning Hinge helps in precise positioning, and eliminates the need for secondary support components to hold them in position. Preset during the manufacturing process, hinges feature a compact design that allow easy installation in thin profile applications. ST-5A is tested and validated... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Counterbalance Hinge makes heavy lids feel lightweight.

August 25, 2016

Designed with integrated spring system, CA Counterbalance Hinge allows heavy lid or panel to be lifted with minimal operating effort, and will continue to hold it securely in any position. Hinge features external mounting style, allowing for increased capacity within enclosure, and eliminates need for secondary support components. Product offers effortless fingertip positioning and tested,... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Electronic Rotary Latch features MPU-controlled operation.

July 18, 2016

Providing intelligent, reliable electronic access, R4-EM 9 Series delivers electronic latching through microprocessor-controlled actuation. Microprocessor control of all input and output commands expands programing capability and customization of latch functionality, while integrated door sensor and extended housing lend to tamper resistance. Also included, integrated trigger sensor provides... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Captive Screw enables tool-free access via wing knob design.

May 23, 2016

Able to be used to designate access through standard and custom color options, 4C Wing Knob Captive Screw features over-molded, contoured, wing-style head design that simplifies positioning of sliding components, installation, and quick-release for facilitated removal. Press-in, flare-in, and SMT options provide versatility for fastening and unfastening by hand when mounting doors, panels, and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Heavy-Duty AV Display Mounts accommodate larger, heavier displays.

April 22, 2016

Supporting monitors up to 23 kg, VESA-compliant AV-D40 Series includes Tilt and Swivel Mount (K Series); Tilt, Swivel and Single Arm (A Series); and Dual Extension Arm (D Series) designed with integrated Positioning Technology for precise control and customization of operation. Products holds displays securely in place during touchscreen operation, under vibration, or when mounted on... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Aluminum Compression Latch provides adjustable grip.

March 8, 2016

E3 VISE ACTION® Compression Latch series includes adjustable grip style, which features aluminum construction and suits outdoor applications requiring strength without additional weight. Tested to EN45545 and EN61373, adjustable grip E3 Compression Latch offers diverse industry applicability. Various grip lengths and head style options are available. Additionally, panel hole prep is... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Compact Rotary Latch features dual trigger actuation.

December 3, 2015

Suitable for doors and panels that require actuation from multiple positions, R4-10 provides concealed latching and increased security. Multiple points of actuation allow triggering via 2 independent actuators. Constructed of corrosion-resistant steel, product is available with integrated bumper feature and single- or dual-stage latching. Latch can be combined with Southco mechanical and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Stainless Steel Rotary Latch produces minimal noise and vibration.

October 14, 2015

Available in corrosion-resistant stainless steel and steel, R4-10 features high-strength, compact design and integrated rubber bumper that eliminates noise and vibration caused by normal operation. Design traps striker between rubber bumper and rotor, and corrosion resistance enables consistent performance in harsh environments. While both single- and 2-stage options provide secure latching,... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Corrosion-Resistant Cam Latch features all-plastic design.

August 17, 2015

Available in various grip lengths as well as with different head style options for added security, plastic E5 Cam Latch provides non-conductive latching for industrial machinery, marine, transportation, and electrical enclosures. All-plastic, corrosion-resistant design meets NEMA 4 and IP65 standards for water and dust protection. Suited for use in corrosive environments, latch is also... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Corrosion-Resistant Detent Hinge offers optimized cycle life.

July 24, 2015

Constructed of plastic and stainless steel with contemporary styling, C6 Detent Hinge series serves for applications that require doors and panels to be held securely at predetermined angles. Snap-on covers fully conceal mounting hardware and create streamlined appearance that promotes cleanability. Various detent angles and positioning torque options are available to suit different... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Concealed, Spring-Loaded Pull Handle has flush mount design.

July 16, 2015

When triggered via pushbutton operation, spring loaded 67 Concealed Pull automatically releases handle with which to grip for opening doors/panels. O-ring styled handle stores inside of housing when not in use, and flush mount design eliminates catch points. Featuring all-metal construction, this triggered handle is built for strength, comes in multiple color options, and suits such... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Sealed Lever Latch meets door ingress protection ratings.

July 10, 2015

Meeting NEMA 4 and IP65 standards for water and dust protection, sealed C2 Lever Latch can be used indoors and outdoors, provides consistent compression and vibration resistance, and compensates for misalignment. Design meets ingress protection requirements without having to adjust or change existing panel or door designs, making product suited for new installations and retrofits exposed to... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Compact Rotary Latch does not produce noise, vibration.

May 28, 2015

Available in corrosion-resistant steel, R4-10 Rotary Latch with Integrated Bumper occupies minimal space within enclosure to provide concealed latching and increased security. Integrated rubber bumper eliminates noise and vibration caused by normal operation. While both single- and 2-stage options provide secure latching, 2-stage option is designed specifically to prevent false latching... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Squeeze Handle Actuator targets entry doors.

February 10, 2015

Made of corrosion-resistant materials and tested to 40,000 cycles, Model AC-50 is suitable for rugged outdoor environments. Unit enables ergonomic one-handed squeeze actuation and features curved profile specifically designed for mounting on rounded surfaces, such as steel tube. When combined with R4 Rotary Latches and AC Cables, AC Actuators create complete system that provides secure, remote... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Tilt, Swivel and Swing Display Mount features locking arm.

January 12, 2015

Featuring integrated positioning technology, A Series offers precise control and customization of operation. Unit is designed with plunger that locks arm securely into place, maintaining position in extreme conditions where motion or vibration may cause display drift. Validated for 20 k cycles of operation, mount enables effortless fingertip positioning and eliminates need for constant... Read More

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