Locking Handles

FDB online shop includes IP65 stainless steel L and T handles

Electrical cabinet handles available from our Online Store include T and L styles, swinghandles and wingknobs plus paddle handles and grab handles – all the handles you might need in fact for a specialist electrical cabinet or enclosure.

Within the portfolio there are extra security items eg with multi key or padlock,  and others in stainless steel for wash down areas – bridge type pull handles augment the installation where required.

 

FDB stainless steel paddle handle

Flush mounting paddle handles are great for those situations like specialist vehicles, where you cannot accept the protruding L or T handle and need a slam action – like on a coach or a horse box where a recessed mounting keeps the mechanism out of the way. Flush paddle handles are available from the FDB Online store in stainless steel with or without keylock.

FDB stainless steel inset T latchA companion inset T handle also in stainless steel with slam action has an emergency internal release and is especially useful where space is at a premium.

 

FDB Knowledge Base Guides

Just what the design engineer needs when coming to enclosure or cabinet hardware for the first time – we have many free to download information guides on specifying hinges, handles, rod locking systems etc. these are each drawn from our experience in specification and supply of equipment for electrical housings, access panels, lockers, special vehicles and many other applications.

We presently have Knowledge base sheets on :

Locks
Hinges
Seals and Gaskets
Continuous Hinges
Multi-point Locking
Swinghandles
Compression Locks
D-Snap Technology
Gas Struts

They are available on our website and at our Online store – but of course the greatest knowledge base is in the heads of our experienced technical sales people – so do contact us to discuss your application.

 

L handles for specialist cabinet manufacturers are now available ex-stock and online from FDB Panel Fittings

We now have a comprehensive portfolio of enclosure and cabinet handles at our Online Store – these include swinghandles in reinforced engineering plastics, zinc diecast and stainless steel – with traditional T handles and L handles and wing knobs. Many handles are to IP65 and anti-vandal formats are listed also with dual cylinders for two person access, we also have a range of recessed flap handles and many pull type bridge handles.

New IP65 2 point cabinet latching

22 February 2017
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The DIRAK 6-501 2 point latching system provides rod locking operation with an IP65 profile cylinder suited to industrial control and equipment cabinets where its clean installation without external knobs or handles offers a smooth “no catch” external surface. Unusually the 6-501 is offered in both vertical and horizontal configurations so that it can be […]

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Help for handles at our Online shop

8 July 2016
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With approaching 100 handles in our Online store and many more available direct with a phone call or e-mail we have lots of possibilities for cabinets and enclosures of all types – from specialist electrical housings and electronic racks to office equipment and desk drawers – our range includes IP65 swinghandles, traditional L and T […]

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New Giussani pop-out T handles

11 December 2015
Giussani pop-out T handles from FDB Panel Fittings for specialist panel builders

Our new Giussani pop-out T handles offer specialist panel builders the benefits of security with a traditional T style format now updated to meet modern security and safety concerns, also incorporating radial pin tumbler locks. The pop-out facility minimises vulnerability to vandalism or spurious opening by recessing the handle within a polyamide housing. This also […]

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Giussani Tumbler Lock Pop-out T handle – now available

4 November 2015
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Our new P5P and sister P5GP Giussani Pop-out T handles offer enhanced security and safety over the traditional T configuration, while retaining the same convenience and integral key tumbler lock system. The recessed handle minimises vandalism opportunities and its low profile when closed eliminates catching on clothes while enabling sealing against dust and water for outdoor […]

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The novel Giussani anti-rotational, anti-vibration T Handle

7 October 2015
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The new and novel Giussani M5R T handle provides enhanced security with protection against accidental opening of cabinets, enclosures, storage lockers etc. which may be subject to vibration or sudden bumps, perhaps on trucks or trains. The patented internal mechanism is set when the ¼ turn handle is pushed in and locked. It is then […]

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EMKA and Giussani at FDB

30 July 2015

As specialist distributors here at FDB we take great pride in our relationships with top brands of Panel Fittings for cabinets and enclosures- This is exemplified by our status with DIRAK as their main UK distributor and a key part of their global service network – and by the many long standing and close relationships […]

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