Snap-Fit Rotary Damper aids in opening doors.

Press Release Summary:

Available in 20 and 40 torque variations, RFRT-XXG-CLIP series aids in smooth opening of compartment or door. Snap-in design negates need for separate screws or ultrasonically welding this part. Push and snap-in motion holds damper firmly in place with its fixing wings. Using designated cut out in panel/chassis, damper is pushed into place through panel/chassis, exposing gear to integrate with toothed rack of compartment door.

Original Press Release:

Richco, Inc. Releases the Snap-Fit Rotary Damper

CHICAGO, IL - September 30, 2004 - - Snap-Fit Rotary Damper (RFRT-XXG-CLIP) The RFRT Snap Fit Rotary Dampers are the latest edition to the Richco Rotary Damper product range. This part aids in the smooth opening of a compartment or door. The snap-in design of the damper negates the need for separate screws or ultrasonically welding the part. A simple push and snap-in motion holds the damper firmly in place with its fixing wings. Using the designated cut out in the panel/chassis, the damper is pushed into place through the panel/chassis, exposing the gear to integrate with the toothed rack of your compartment door. The RFRT Snap Fit series are available in two torque variations: and (the higher the torque value, the greater the resistance), which gives different door opening speeds, this is dependant upon the weight and dimensions of the door being used. To view our other rotary dampers and motion control products, please visit our website at or call 1-800-621-1892 for free samples.

For more information on the RFRT-XXG-CLIP, please contact Cheryl Cummins at 1-773-290-5610.

Richco Inc. is a global manufacturer of plastic components. Since their inception in 1954 they have specialized in supplying quality circuit board hardware, wire routing products, cable ties, clips and clamps, as well as fiber optic and telecommunication accessories, and have expertise in the molding and extrusion of plastic. Richco currently operates seventeen facilities worldwide.

Richco, Inc. Chicago, IL Ph: 773-539-4060 Fax: 773-539-6770

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