Southco, Inc.

PIN/Proximity Card Reader enables secure, keyless entry.
Agricultural & Farming Products

PIN/Proximity Card Reader enables secure, keyless entry.

Self-contained EA-P1 facilitates transition from mechanical to electronic access while increasing security. LED and audible beeper provide feedback during software-free programming, and programmable output timing supports multiple access arrangements. Able to accommodate multiple users via support for up to 5 unique PIN codes and 9,999 proximity cards, access management solution also includes...

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Fasteners & Hardware

Quarter-Turn Fasteners are designed for quick access.

Offered in customizable colors, D8 DZUS(r) Panex fastener features precision fit and consistent orientation of head to cam. Vibration-resistant product fastens firmly into receptacle with quarter turn of stud and serves as drop-in replacement for D3 customers. Optimized for durability and ergonomics, fastener features bail and wing design with snap-on, ergonomic bail cover.

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Self-Contained Keypad enables electronic access.

Operating on 12 Vdc power, Model EA-K1 provides keyless entry to any basic electronic lock for integrated access management. Unit features both audible and LED feedback and enables up to 7 passcodes between 4-8 digits from 99 million possible combinations. Accommodating multiple access arrangements, keypad provides access time from 1-99 seconds and includes programmable lockout feature, which...

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Rotary Latch provides electronic access.
Fasteners & Hardware

Rotary Latch provides electronic access.

Measuring 2.56 x 2.72 x 0.75 in., Model R4-EM features gear-motor drive and all-metal construction for vandal resistance. Microprocessor control accepts variety of electronic actuation signals including proximity cards, hard-wired numeric keypads or swipe-card terminals, smart-reader devices, biometric devices, and remote computer or network security system signals. Designed to install with 2...

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Swing Handle Latches suit indoor/outdoor enclosures.
Fasteners & Hardware

Swing Handle Latches suit indoor/outdoor enclosures.

Available in 25 x 125 mm and 25 x 150 mm sizes, Southco® H3 Swing Handle Latches offer choice of direct drive handle for single- and multi-point applications, as well as gearbox-drive for multi-point latching. Mounting options for either drive-style permit clockwise and counter-clockwise handle rotation. All feature die-cast zinc housings for corrosion resistance, and satin chrome or black...

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Cam Latches include L/T-handle and flush wing knob designs.
Fasteners & Hardware

Cam Latches include L/T-handle and flush wing knob designs.

Installed in .04-.24 in. thick panels, Southco® E5 Industrial Series latches are available in L- and T-handle designs with single-hole installation secured by mounting nut threaded to back of latch body. Flush wing knob latches feature oval faceplate and recessed cup to hold wing knob actuator mechanism beneath surface of door panel. With built-in threaded studs, they can mount to back of...

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Inject/Eject Mechanisms optimize cPCI board handling.
Electronic Components & Devices

Inject/Eject Mechanisms optimize cPCI board handling.

Compatible with all cPCI board sizes used in telecom, industrial, and military embedded computing applications, RoHS-compliant inject/eject mechanisms for circuit boards feature handle optimized for grip along with release action to facilitate use. Inject/eject handles engage with mounting rail to ensure positive connection as cPCI board is inserted into backplane connector. Operating button on...

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Stainless Steel Latch is designed for smaller enclosures.
Fasteners & Hardware

Stainless Steel Latch is designed for smaller enclosures.

Featuring pull-tab actuation and push-to-close latch engagement, M1-15 latch is constructed of cast stainless steel and suits enclosures that require corrosion-resistance. It has 122 lb max recommended working load rating and also performs in mobile applications where contents of enclosure can shift and create impact load on inside of door. Able to be installed in singe 1.5 in. round hole, latch...

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Key Code/Code System facilitates access-control management.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Key Code/Code System facilitates access-control management.

Southco® Key-Choice System separates key code specification decision from latch specification decision to offer flexible options for managing security in diverse industries. Range of latch styles is available to accommodate various physical demands, but each latch style accepts identical range of lock core options. System coordinates keylocking latches and different key code options -...

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Mounting & Attaching Products

Concealed, Removable Hinges promotes access versatility.

Corrosion-resistant F6 hinges feature concealed mounting and enable tool-free door removal to facilitate access to interior of equipment or enclosures. All-metal designs promote strength and durability for enclosures and industrial equipment, and concealed hinge installation protects against vandalism. Available in zinc-plated steel, 300-series stainless steel, and engineered plastic materials in...

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Company News

Acument Global Technologies Names Southco as 2019 TORX® Drive System World Class Quality Award Winner

CONCORDVILLE, Pa., July 23, 2020 — Southco, Inc., a globally recognized leader in engineered access hardware solutions, is proud to announce that Acument Global Technologies, Inc. (Acument), a leading supplier of mechanical fastening technology, has chosen Southco’s Honeoye Falls, New York facility as a 2019 recipient of its TORX® Drive System World Class Quality Award for fasteners for the...

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Company News

Southco Announces Website Relaunch

CONCORDVILLE, Pa., June 22, 2020 — Southco, Inc., a global leader in engineered access solutions, is pleased to announce the relaunch of its completely redesigned and refreshed website, southco.com. Through this launch, Southco is delivering an improved user experience to its customer base, enabling mechanical engineers to find solutions to their design challenges faster than ever before....

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Company News

Southco Celebrates Grand Opening of New Poland Facility

CONCORDVILLE, Pa., September 26, 2019 — Southco, Inc., a global leader in engineered access solutions, today celebrated the official opening of its new facility in Poland with a Grand Opening Ceremony on site in Rzeszów. The 60,000 square foot facility, built on grounds which were acquired in early 2018 by TouchPoint, Inc., the parent company of Southco, has been operational since April of...

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Company News

Acument Global Technologies Names Southco as 2018 Torx® Drive System World Class Quality Award Winner

Concordville, Pa., June 19, 2019 — Southco, Inc., a global leader in engineered access hardware solutions, is proud to announce that Acument Global Technologies, Inc. (Acument), a leading supplier of mechanical fastening technology, has chosen Southco’s Honeoye Falls, New York facility as a 2018 recipient of its TORX® Drive System World Class Quality Award for fasteners for a second...

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Company News

Southco Expands India Manufacturing Facility

Concordville, Pa., December 18, 2018 — Southco, Inc., the global leader in engineered access solutions announced today that it will expand its operations in Pune, India by an additional 20,000 square feet. The newly expanded facility will include an increased manufacturing footprint and office area. Construction will begin this year, with completion scheduled for September 2019. Southco has...

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Company News

Southco Launches Global Brand Refresh Initiative

CONCORDVILLE, Pa., June 19, 2018 — Southco, Inc., today launched a global brand refresh initiative designed to provide our customers and the markets we serve with a more unified and compelling experience when interacting with our company. With this initiative, we are continuing to build on the strong foundation of the Southco brand, and making an investment in Southco’s future growth and...

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Company News

Southco is First Access Hardware Component Supplier to Earn UL Recognition Certification FTTA2/ FTTA8

CONCORDVILLE, Pa., June 06, 2018 — Southco, Inc., the globally recognized leader in engineered access hardware solutions and a key supplier of enclosure accessories, recently collaborated with UL to complete testing of a select portfolio of its hinge and latch products according to the newly released FTTA2/FTTA8 Recognition Certification, which evaluates these components’ resistance to...

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Company News

Southco Expands Europe Manufacturing Operations into Poland

CONCORDVILLE, Pa., April 26, 2018 — Southco, Inc., the global leader in engineered access solutions, announced today that it will expand its operations footprint into Poland. TouchPoint Inc., the parent company of Southco, Inc., has acquired land in the Southeast region of Rzeszów, where Southco will construct a new 60,000 square foot facility to meet the needs of Southco’s growing European...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Self-Contained Keypad enables electronic access.

Operating on 12 Vdc power, Model EA-K1 provides keyless entry to any basic electronic lock for integrated access management. Unit features both audible and LED feedback and enables up to 7 passcodes between 4-8 digits from 99 million possible combinations. Accommodating multiple access arrangements, keypad provides access time from 1-99 seconds and includes programmable lockout feature, which...

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Company News

New Product Handbook From Southco is Comprehensive Resource for Design Engineers

Concordville, PA, March 31, 2009-A new 500-page product handbook from Southco provides engineers with a comprehensive range of access hardware solutions, featuring over 40,000 products in 15 separate categories. This comprehensive portfolio of access hardware allows customers to easily find and specify the product needed for their application or to search the handbook for new ideas within the 10...

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