Product News: Fasteners & Hardware
Compact 2-Stage Rotary Latch prevents false latching.
Press Release Summary:
March 18, 2014 -
Featuring compact design suited to space-constrained applications, R4-10 Two-Stage Rotary Latch allows for increased operator safety by eliminating false latching conditions in enclosure applications. Clean exterior surface is free of pry points, and design affords push-to-close convenience for doors and panels. Available in corrosion-resistant steel and stainless steel, latch suits demanding environments and can be used in various applications and industries.
Original Press Release
New Compact Two-Stage Rotary Latch Prevents False Latching
Press release date: March 7, 2014
CONCORDVILLE, Pa. — Southco has expanded its successful line of rotary latching solutions with the launch of the compact R4-10 Two-Stage Rotary Latch, which allows for increased operator safety by eliminating false latching conditions in enclosure applications. The compact design of the R4-10 Two-Stage Rotary Latch occupies minimal space within the enclosure, providing concealed latching and increased security.
Southco’s R4 Rotary Latch product class provides a clean exterior surface free of pry points and push-to-close convenience for doors and panels. Available in corrosion-resistant steel and stainless steel, these latches are suitable for demanding environments and can be used in a broad range of applications across industries. Additionally, R4 Rotary Latches can be combined with Southco’s line of mechanical and electronic actuators and cables for a complete rotary latching system.
Global Product Manager James Stroud adds, “The R4-10 Two-Stage Rotary Latch prevents false latching and is well-suited to limited-space applications. The concealed nature of the R4-10 Two-Stage allows for improved industrial design for applications requiring enhanced security.”
For more information about Southco’s complete line of R4 Rotary Latching solutions, please visit www.southco.com, e-mail the 24/7 customer service department at southco.com/contact/en, call 610-459-4000 or fax your inquiry to 610-459-4012.
Southco is the leading and trusted global source for engineered access hardware solutions, including a variety of latches, locks, captive fasteners, quick access fasteners, hinges, handles, inserts, electronic access solutions, and other accessories for applications in the networking, telecommunications, computer, automotive, aerospace, mass transit, off-highway/construction, RV/caravan, industrial machinery, marine and HVAC industries.
Southco is passionately focused on delivering customized engineering solutions and global support for its customers. The company aspires to be a virtual engineering center for its customers’ engineered access solutions and is committed to providing outstanding quality and overall satisfaction. Southco’s promise to its customers is to connect, create and innovate to provide the best solution for every access engineering problem. www.southco.com
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