Swing Handles

Stainless steel IP65 swinghandle from FDB Panel Fittings

Our 207-9295 stainless steel swinghandle (AISI 316) offers rugged cabinet access security with IP65 level dust and water protection and includes an additional dust cover to protect the cylinder lock. This stainless steel swinghandle is suitable for arduous external application in typical industrial environments.

40mm cylinder locks with profile keys or with inserts may be fitted to suit the application which can be either for single point 90° closure or for multi-point closure with a rod locking mechanism also available. The sister version 107-9295 may also be fitted with a padlock device for further security.

View our stainless steel panel fittings online or Contact us

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.

Swinghandle system for specialist cabinets from FDB Panel Fittings

Our new swinghandle system is suitable for a comprehensive field of application, e.g. data or server racks, distribution or infra-structure cabinets for services and controls where the cabinet has to be locked.

This new design offers simple, quick assembly without tools – clip-in fixing, independent of panel thickness up to 4mm. A novel optional LED indicates the position and status of the cabinet handle and slam latch closure variant. It offers single-point or 3 point closure with an IP65 sealing option available.

Swinghandle – vibration proof and IP65/67 with anti-vandal construction

17 November 2016
Thumbnail image for Swinghandle – vibration proof and IP65/67 with anti-vandal construction

Our 2-103 Swinghandle offers IP65 or IP67 ingress protection with the added benefits of vibration and vandal resistance. These features make the 2-103 swinghandle especially suitable for road/rail and street furniture applications, as well as for outdoor utility projects. Robust zinc die construction designed with minimal gaps provides deterrence against vandalism. The design also integrates a […]

Read the full article →

Help for handles at our Online shop

8 July 2016
Thumbnail image for Help for handles at our Online shop

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 […]

Read the full article →

EMKA 1150 small format swinghandle

13 August 2015
Thumbnail image for EMKA 1150 small format swinghandle

The small form factor EMKA 1150 program swinghandle is well suited to enclosures and smaller cabinets where door space is limited but IP65 sealing is required. Specialist panel builders can use the 1150 as an easy to fit industry standard handle in a well understood modular configuration. We believe that the 1150 offers reduced vulnerability […]

Read the full article →

Rocfast assembly and logistics service saves time, money and mistakes

22 May 2015

We hear quite a lot about re-shoring of manufacturing to the UK, Europe and the US – and certainly from the interest and business levels we see reported at exhibitions and the trade media this seems to be a time of growth for UK manufacturing companies – who are often now stretched to increase output […]

Read the full article →

Swinghandles Online

18 March 2015

Swinghandles are a popular feature of electrical and electronic cabinet design for their safety and transit benefits, as well as their ergonomic aspects. The design has become an industry-standard in recent years and now we have made a wide range of swinghandles available ex-stock and online. The range includes locking and non-locking versions in polyamide, zinc […]

Read the full article →

Enclosure and Cabinet Handles now Online

24 July 2014

Already we have a great selection of enclosure and cabinet handles at our online store and we continue to add more – so for grab handles, locking handles, swinghandles, recessed handles, grip handles and  L handles you can choose quickly and easily from our wide range of rapid delivery items.  If you don’t see what […]

Read the full article →