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Nylon constant torque hinge provides position control in a compact package

Nylon constant torque hinge provides position control in a compact package

Southco has expanded its successful line of E6 Constant Torque Hinges with a compact, nylon version designed for small applications. The newest addition to the E6 50 Constant Torque Position Control Hinge series measures 45mm with a torque range of 4-16 in/lbs and is 65% lighter in weight compared to the standard E6 50 Hinge.

16th April 2024

Southco introduces new TM-10-101-24 door latch

Southco introduces new TM-10-101-24 door latch

Southco has introduced a new door latch, the TM-10-101-24. This surface-mounted latch actuates with a simple button push and smooth quarter turn that removes or inserts the handle into a keeper beside the panel.

16th January 2024

FDB Panel Fittings stainless compression latches with wing knob inserts

FDB Panel Fittings stainless compression latches with wing knob inserts

New stainless steel compression latches to IP65/67 now from the DIRAK/FDB Panel Fittings sales partnership allow flexible use, especially in outdoor situations where their wing knob inserts enable quick and easy operation even with a gloved hand.

31st October 2023

A snapshot of the UK rubber seals industry

A snapshot of the UK rubber seals industry

Earlier this year, TFC announced its acquisition of EAP Seals, a leading manufacturer and distributor of rubber seals, O-rings, gaskets and associated technical products. Here Morgan Burgoyne (MB), president of TFC, talks to Dean Oliviero (DO), managing director of EAP Seals, to discuss trends in the UK seals industry.

25th October 2023

Rotor Clip awarded GM Supplier Excellence award

Rotor Clip awarded GM Supplier Excellence award

Rotor Clip has been awarded the prestigious 2022 General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award (SQEA). This accolade is a testament to Rotor Clip’s unwavering commitment to delivering quality products and services to General Motors (GM).

22nd August 2023

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