Dirak high quality latches, hinges and other fitting technology for demanding applications

As one of the world’s leading technology and system providers, Dirak develop, manufacture and sell innovative fitting components for enclosure construction – above all, latching, hinging and sealing technologies. Their high quality, customized products function either mechanically or electronically, and have been used for many years in even the most demanding applications, such as:

  • In the energy industry and machine construction
  • In medical technology and the food industry
  • In railway and transportation

As their leading UK distributor we can offer unparalleled pricing and stock levels – so contact us and our experienced team will be delighted to help.

FDB Panel Fittings new website - enhanced style and functionality

Our all new FDB Panel Fittings website is a stylish gateway to the best in enclosure hardware from international sales partners such as DIRAK, EMKA, Weston Body Hardware, Pinet, Gold & Wassall, Southco, Lowe & Fletcher, and our own FDB Online Shop where cabinet and enclosure fittings can be sourced ex-stock or to custom specification.

The new site is mobile friendly for users of tablets and smartphones, while providing direct links to sales partner sites for comprehensive catalogue availability.

The new FDB Panel Fittings website signposts our sister site for FDB Electrical and the joint Online FDB shop.

Naturally as specialist suppliers of locks, latches, hinges, handles, swinghandles and gasket sealing profiles for use on enclosures, storage lockers, control and distribution cabinets, HVAC, data storage and specialist vehicles we would love to hear from you – so please contact us by phone or e-mail.

As specialists in panel fittings for cabinets and enclosures we deal with premium manufacturers and stock a wide range of lines for same day dispatch – see our Online shop or call us direct.


Panel Fittings for every enclosure from FDB

Welcome to our online store.


Featuring a wide range of products from FDB Panel Fittings, we have designed our online store to provide you with a speedy means of viewing, selecting and purchasing all your enclosure and cabinet panel fittings requirements:



However help is always available if required, via the on-line “contact us” button or if you would prefer, by ‘phone or email.

Most items are generally ex-stock subject to quantity and prior sales.

Specials and certain non-stock items are marked accordingly.

How to do SNAPLINE and save assembly time

27 January 2017
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On our main site we have a range of videos showing how quick, convenient and durable Dirak’s innovative new SNAPLINE range of products can be. The first video shows how SNAPLINE can be used by anyone and can save up to 90% of assembly time. The second shows how quickly and easily you can uninstall Dirak Snapline […]

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Surface mounted 120° door hinge with secured hinge pin

14 July 2016
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Our new 4-124 120° concealed hinge is designed for surface mounted doors on specialist enclosures and cabinets where it enables easy door removal/re-fitting without loss of the securely retained hinge pin. Service, maintenance or repair of equipment may be carried out with peace of mind knowing that the hinge pin is held in place with a […]

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Panel hardware selection – an optimal balance

20 May 2016

Here at FDB Panel Fittings there are many years of combined experience in supplying panel hardware, from which we have found that the selection process for correct panel hardware is largely to do with the application. For example there is little point in fitting low cost, light duty locks and hinges to enclosures destined for use in […]

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Polyamide hinges – low cost alternatives to stainless steel

24 April 2016
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We now carry a wide selection of panel hinges in engineering grade polyamide plastic which offer good looks, good strength and low cost for enclosure doors and general access. These are frequently an excellent alternative to stainless steel, where good resistance to corrosion is required but not the ultimate heavy duty strength of stainless. Glass reinforced polyamide is a […]

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The EMKA 1110 180° hinge

20 November 2015
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The EMKA 1110 program hinges – now from FDB Panel Fittings – offer 180° opening for inline cabinets with adjacent doors. These quick-fix hinges provide reduced vulnerability to forced opening by virtue of their concealed fixing and smooth slim-line exterior design. We offer three sizes of the EMKA 1110 series hinges to suit 20mm door returns, […]

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Buy hinges online with calculator tool – we deliver worldwide

23 October 2015
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We are delighted to have an extensive range of hinges available at our Online store with the benefit of an easy to use Hinge Calculation Tool – plus free downloadable Knowledgebase information guides. We have also seen a recent expansion in demand on a world wide basis so for further guidance and for information on […]

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