FDB Panel Fittings News

Hardware Online – in stock with fast delivery

7 June 2019
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Featuring a wide selection of products from FDB Electrical and FDB Panel Fittings, we have designed our  Online store to provide you with a speedy means of viewing, selecting and purchasing the desired item/s. This includes our range of locks and components, hinges, handles, sealing, rods, stays, keys, fasteners and joiners, stainless steel hardware, enclosed and panel mounting electrical […]

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New PINET concealed parallelogram hinges

1 June 2019
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We recently launched this new range of PINET concealed internally mounting parallelogram hinges for the specialist panel building and related industries. For example, payment terminals, vending machines, timetable boards, special vehicles, gaming machines and of course in our current climate the growing electric vehicle charging terminal markets. Parallelogram hinges offer an easy to operate hinging […]

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Panel Fittings – protect your quarter-turn locks with new flap lid

18 May 2019
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As enclosure hardware specialist we are delighted to introduce a very neat DIRAK accessory which greatly aids protection of quarter-turn locks. This spring-loaded flap lid is a new/retro-fit accessory that punches well above its weight by protecting against the build-up of dirt, dust and driving rain from interfering with easy operation of the keylock or […]

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Innovative new DIRAK hinge launched by our Panel Fittings team

2 May 2019
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The new DIRAK hinge Pr01 now launched by our Panel Fittings team marks an innovative approach to the time-saving installation of IP65/67 hinging for specialist enclosures. DIRAK believe that to meet the requirements of industrial applications, panel hinges must be sturdy, robust and durable. Additionally, they should offer simple assembly, high strength and flexible usage. […]

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ROCFAST Stainless Steel quarter turns available ex-stock

26 April 2019
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Under our ROCFAST system customers can simply – pick a housing, pick an insert, pick a cam – tell us where you want them, how you want them assembled, how many you want when and where – then let us do the rest. A good example of this is accessible ex-stock through our Online store […]

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New Dirak spring loaded indexing plunger in our range

18 April 2019
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This new indexing plunger is spring-loaded for ease of set/reset to enable the quick and accurate location of covers and flaps, workpieces and panels in pre-defined positions. New from our sales partner DIRAK, this plunger allows removal and accurate replacement of tooling, jigs and equipment – it may also be used as a pin hinge, […]

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Stainless steel hinges at our Online store

11 April 2019
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We are delighted to have a full range of stainless steel hinges for specialist enclosures available at our Online store – we have seen a gradual increase in requirements for stainless hinges for many years as applications and the corresponding specifications become more demanding. FDB Panel Fittings have responded to this trend with lift-off, butt […]

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New high load capacity corner hinge

28 March 2019
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This new DIRAK high load capacity corner hinge offers specialist panel builders a simple way to quickly and effectively mount heavy doors with 180° opening and a lift-off facility. The Pr04 corner hinge suits surface mounted doors where an external visible installation is appropriate. The hinge is a substantial 92mm length manufactured in zinc-die with […]

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New D-Snap Technology in stainless steel from DIRAK

20 March 2019
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The D-Snap components system from DIRAK enables panel builders and installers to save time and money with click-together panels. Now this robust technology is available from us here at FDB Panel Fittings in a stainless steel format developed for applications that need to be permanently fixed on one side and easily removable on the other. […]

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T handles and rod latches

3 March 2019
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T handles – ( or Tee handles) are a traditional and comfortable way of operating latches with or without key locks. Generally a simple fit into a keyed hole and assembled with a back-nut to provide a cam or tab latch, they are available in zinc die, polyamide or stainless steel – many of them […]

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