HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 22 March 2019 -
Southco Asia Ltd., a subsidiary of Southco Inc., a leading global provider of
engineered access solutions such as locks, latches, captive fasteners,
electronic access solutions and hinges/ positioning technology, has expanded its Positioning
Technology portfolio with the addition of a new Counterbalance Hinge that neutralizes the weight of heavy panels
and lids, providing reliable positioning control for a variety of applications.
The CB Counterbalance Hinge provides precise control when opening and closing heavy
panels, reducing safety and liability concerns while improving end user ergonomics.
CB Counterbalance Hinge
The CB Counterbalance Hinge
neutralizes the downward force of gravity and provides precise control when
opening and closing heavy panels, enabling the panel to be lifted and lowered
effortlessly. Its compact,
adjustable design allows the CB Counterbalance Hinge to be mounted inside
enclosures with minimal protrusion, and can fine-tuned to the precise
requirements of the application.
The CB Counterbalance Hinge provides high
vibration resistance, making it an ideal solution for a variety of mobile and
stationary storage applications, such as medical and industrial equipment.
Constructed of corrosion resistant materials, the CB Counterbalance Hinge
offers reliable performance in both hot and cold environments.
Designed to provide a lifetime of maintenance free, reliable operation, the CB
Counterbalance Hinge is useful in reducing warranty and installation costs.
"Southco's CB Counterbalance Hinge offers
reliable position control for heavy panels and lids while providing ergonomic
benefits and safe operation for end users," said Global
Product Manager James Stroud. "With its
compact design and reliable performance, the CB Counterbalance Hinge is ideal
for controlling a variety of panel weights in applications where power or
hydraulic solutions cannot be used."
Inc. is the leading global designer and manufacturer of engineered access
solutions. From quality and performance to aesthetics and ergonomics, we
understand that first impressions are lasting impressions in product design.
For over 70 years, Southco has helped the world's most recognized brands create
value for their customers with innovative access solutions designed to enhance
the touch points of their products in transportation and industrial
applications, medical equipment, data centers and more. With unriavalled
engineering resources, innovative products and a dedicated global team, Southco
delivers the broadest portfolio of premium access solutions available to
equipment designers throughout the world.