ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Cam Lever features lightweight plastic handle.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
April 27, 2012 - Suited for most light- to medium-duty uses, Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Cam Lever is ergonomically designed and incorporates serrations to assure positive grip. Irradiation cross-linking process is included in final preparation of handle for added strength, chemical resistance, wear properties, and dimensional stability. Available with both alloy steel and stainless steel threading components, lever is intended for quick fastening and hold-down applications.

New Kipp Plastic-Handle Cam Lever Offers Lightweight Power


(Archive News Story - Products mentioned in this Archive News Story may or may not be available from the manufacturer.)

Kipp Inc.
4305 N. Roosevelt Rd.
Stevensville, MI, 49127
USA





Press release date: April 1, 2012

STEVENSVILLE, Mich. - A new cam lever from Kipp features a plastic handle, making it lightweight yet durable for most light- to medium-duty applications. The glass-fiber-reinforced plastic cam lever is ergonomically designed for comfort and incorporates horizontal serrations to assure a positive grip. An irradiation cross-linking process is included in the final preparation of the handles for added strength, chemical resistance, wear properties and dimensional stability.

Also included in the Kipp cam lever series is a cast aluminum handle version with black powder coating and an all stainless steel version that delivers added strength, durability and corrosion resistance in harsh environments. Plastic and cast aluminum cam levers are available with both alloy steel and stainless steel threading components. The stainless steel version is supplied only with stainless steel threading components.

The new lever represents an innovative addition to Kipp's wide and diverse cam lever product line. All Kipp cam levers are designed for "quick" fastening and hold-down applications. Standard cam levers with fixed studs allow users to fasten the lever without tools. Adjustable cam levers allow fine-tuning the fastening position using a standard blade screwdriver. They are ideal for applications that don't allow spinning the handle to tighten the stud.

Kipp cam levers serve many markets, including machine building, packaging, medical device, health and wellness equipment, marine, automotive, transportation, chemical, agricultural, food processing, cinematography, general industrial and more.

Kipp has produced high-quality, German-engineered products for more than 90 years, and established a North American distribution center in 2006 to better serve the U.S., Canadian and Mexican markets. To find a Kipp distributor, visit Kipp.com, click on the U.S. flag and click "Where to Buy Kipp." For a catalog, use the "latest catalog" link and fill out the Catalog Request form. For technical support and any other product related inquiries, call the customer support team at 866-547-7166.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Material Handling and Storage
 More New Product News from this company:
Adjustable Handles are available in different finishes.
Cam Levers are available in small sizes.
Adjustable Handle has 2-shot process and safety feature.
Indexing and Spring Plungers come in inch and metric threads.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Cam Levers
Levers
Hold-Downs
Lever Handles
Join the forum discussion at:
Hard to Handle
The Hardware Bin




Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address