J.W. Winco, Inc., 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.