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Stainless Steel Compression Latches are ROHS complaint.

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Stainless Steel Compression Latches are ROHS complaint.

Aug 23, 2017 -

Stainless Steel Compression Latches are available in options such as with key, with knurled knob, with wing knob or with a lever handle. Units come with catch lever, housing and locking mechanism. Designed for tight and vibration-proof interlock in the end position, product’s closing mechanism transfer rotary movement of the operating element into a 90° turn. Latches come in GN 516.5 metric size.

Original Press Release

Metric Size, Stainless Steel Compression Latches Available from J.W. WINCO

Press release date: Aug 22, 2017

J.W. Winco, Inc., a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 516.5 Metric Size, Stainless Steel Compression Latches.

The RoHS compliant compression latches have a closing mechanism that transfers the rotary movement of the operating element (key) into a 90° turn and then into a 6 mm linear stroke. This mechanism is designed for common applications such as making a tight and vibration-proof interlock in the end position (retaining position) in connection with an elastic element (door casing seal).

The catch lever, housing and locking mechanism are manufactured of stainless steel stainless. There are various versions available; with key, with knurled knob, with wing knob or, with a lever handle.

J.W. Winco offers an extensive selection of inch and metric size adjustable levers, cabinet U-handles, plastic and steel hinges and locking mechanisms, revolving and retractable handles, hand wheels, hand cranks, tube connection and conveyor components, inch and metric construction tubing, shock absorption mounts, leveling mounts, hand knobs, spring, ball and indexing plungers, jig, fixture and fastening components, retaining magnet assemblies, toggle clamps, metric casters and wheels, universal joints, oil sight glasses, and metric tools for the industrial and commercial equipment industries. J.W. Winco’s website catalog, with 3D CAD and online buying, is viewable at www.jwwinco.com.

For more information, contact J.W. Winco at 800-877-8351, by fax at 800-472-0670, on the Web at www.jwwinco.com, and via e-mail at sales@jwwinco.com.