Zygology offers new padlock compatible compression latch with ergonomic T-handle from Southco

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Southco, has expanded its successful E3 VISE ACTION® Compression Latch series with an ergonomic T-handle version which features an integrated padlock compatible design. The padlock enabled E3 Compression Latch combines ergonomic operation with enhanced security to provide vibration resistant latching in rugged environments.

Constructed from robust stainless steel, the pad compatible E3 offers high corrosion resistance and features a polished finish to complement industrial design. The pad lock compatible E3 is tested to EN61373, the European standard for shock and vibration for railway applications, and meets NEMA 4 and IP65 standards for water and dust protection, making itsuitable for a wide variety of applications across many industry sectors.

Similar to Southco’s standard E3 product range, the padlockable version delivers robust, vibration-resistant fastening of gasketed enclosures and is available in a variety of grip lengths. Additionally, the padlockable E3 features the same panel hole prep as the standard series,and is available either with pre-installed cam options to minimize installation time or without to enhance flexibility in modular use.

This latest E3 VISE ACTION® Compression Latch features an ergonomic T-handle grip for gloved hand operation, and adds a padlockable design for additional security in rugged, outdoor applications where high strength compression is required.

  • Stainless Steel construction
    Suitable for use in the harshest environments
    Outstanding temperature and corrosion resistance
  • Large T-handle actuator
    Offers easy operation, even with gloved hands
    Serves as both actuator and door handle
  • Padlockable
    Allows end user to customize security needs
  • Highly polished finish
    Premium appearance enhances any products
    Industrial styling compliments panel design
  • Mounting hole interchangeable with the complete Southco E3 VISE ACTION® product line
    Provides easy retrofit into existing designs
    Allows mix and match usage with other actuation options (tool, key, etc)

For those who do not require a locking option the new T-handle E3 is available as a non-locking version as well.

Southco is the leading and trusted global manufacturer of engineered access hardware solutions, including a variety of latches, locks, captive fasteners, quick access fasteners, hinges, handles, inserts, electronic access solutions, and other accessories for applications in the networking, telecommunications, computer, automotive, aerospace, mass transit, off-highway/construction, RV/caravan, industrial machinery, marine and HVAC industries.

At Zygology we have years of experience in stocking and specifying Southco parts. As the country’s largest Southco authorized UK distributor we have thousands of parts available for next day delivery. If you need advice on the best solution for your particular application our factory trained sales team is fully equipped to discuss and show you the most suitable products.

For more information on the New padlockable T-handle E3 please call us on 0808 123 1220 or email sales@zygology.com and we will be delighted to help you.

If you would like to know more about the complete Southco E3 compression latch product range please click here.