Press Release Summary:
Latching Systems are designed for standard steel studs 3.5 in. x 1.5 in., 035 thick. Units deliver clamping force of 450#/.204kg (single) and 900#/.408kg (dual ganged). Latches are used for steel studs preparations such as dimpled rivet holes and slots are simultaneously punched in single press stroke.
Original Press Release:
Norse Latching Systems for Steel Studs
June 21, 2018 – TORRINGTON, CT – Norse announces a new Latching System for Steel Studs for Prefab & KD Structures, etc. Works with standard steel studs; 3.5” x 1.5” - ,035 thick. Single and dual latch connections on stud face joints and stud side joints to accommodate extensive construction designs. Connections are hex key operated (3/4 turn by hand) so no power tools needed at erection or take-down. Clamping force: single latch 450#/.204kg, dual ganged latches 900#/.408kg. Steel stud preparation – dimpled rivet holes and slots are punched simultaneously in one press stroke.
About Norse Latches
Since 1960, Norse Inc. has engineered and manufactured America's most versatile latching systems with thousands of configurations possible. Sales are worldwide. Proprietary spring-loaded latching mechanisms provide high clamping forces from 200 to over 500 pounds per latch. Latches are vibration proof, surface mounted or mortised, remotely operable and gangable. They are made of steel and come in various plating options. Sealed units are available. For wood, metal, plastic and other applications including: military enclosures, aircraft emergency exit ramps, hurricane shutters, security shutters for seasonal home closure, electronic cabinets, exhibits and displays, machine enclosures, pre-fab structures, pre-fab furniture, windows, doors, sectional walls, sectional flooring, kiosks, store fixtures, industrial hoods, sealed cases, shields, clamping devices, stair rails, quick release machine guards, wall attachments, stage sets and props, shipping crates, sealed containers, display and instrument cases, access panels, refrigerator rooms, saunas, camper caps, trailer covers, solar panels, countertops and conference tables, accent columns, T (temporary) shelters, etc. Norse will also design/build to spec.
For further information please contact:
Chris Langer at Norse, Inc.