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Benefits of Quick-Release Latching for Escape Doors and Hatches
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Southco R4 Rotary Latch System
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Heavy-Duty Two-Stage Latch Now Available in Stainless Steel
Southco’s has expanded its successful line of rotary latching solutions with the addition of a stainless steel version of its popular R4-30 series. Constructed of high-strength,...
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New Height Adjustable, Vertically Articulating Arms
Southco has expanded its AV Display Mount offering with two new versions that allow the height of a monitor or display to be precisely adjusted according to end user preferences. The expanded...
Using Complete Rotary Systems in Off-Highway Equipment Design
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Rotary Latch Features Integrated Cable Mounting Bracket
Southco has recently expanded its successful line of rotary latching solutions with the launch of the R4-10 Rotary Latch with Integrated Bracket. The newest addition to the R4-10 Rotary Latch...
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Our Rotary Latch System brochure aids in the selection of a complete remote latching solution, designed with three distinct components: Rotary Latch, Actuator and Cable.
New Cable Splitter Provides Timed Release Of Rotary Latches
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Rotary Latch Features Direct, Cable-free Actuation
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Padlockable Compression Latch Offers Enhanced Security
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New Micro Rotary Latch Designed for Small Spaces
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Vibration-Resistant Rotary Latching System
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AC Cables: The Connection Between Latching and Remote Actuation
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Physical Security Solutions for Off-Highway Equipment
This white paper explains how to advance your design with cutting-edge components designed to enhance security and safety for cab interior and chassis enclosures.
Rotary Latch Eliminates Noise & Vibration During Operation
Southco’s newest rotary latching solution features an integrated rubber bumper that eliminates noise and vibration caused during operation. With the incorporation of the rubber bumper option, the...
Lightweighting Meets Fuel Efficiency, Emissions Reduction Goals
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