New Lever Latch from Southco Features Visual Access Indicator

June 04, 2019 - 07:43
New Lever Latch from Southco Features Visual Access Indicator

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 6 June2019 - Southco Asia Ltd., a subsidiary of Southco Inc., a leading globalprovider of engineered access solutions such as locks, latches, captivefasteners, electronic access solutions and hinges/ positioning technology, has added a new version to its successful C2Lever Latch product line that provides the same consistent compression andvibration resistance as the standard C2 series, but features a color codedaccess indicator that allows the user to see if the latch has been opened.

C2 Lever Latch with VisualAccess Indicator

The C2 Lever Latch with Visual AccessIndicator features a small, color coded window that can be viewed to monitorlatch status. When the window shows green, the latch has not been opened sinceit was last reset. If the latch is opened, the window will turn from green tored, signaling that the latch has been actuated. The indicator remains red insubsequent opening or actuation. The red indicator can be reset back to greenwith a simple 90 degree turn of the tool recess security key.

Designed for simple, one handed operation,the C2 series features a flush mounted design and a built in handle. The C2series delivers high mechanical performance and compensates for misalignment,delivering a robust cycle life. Additionally, the C2 with Visual AccessIndicator can be installed in the same panel prep as the current C2 series,simplifying application upgrades, and is available with key or tool lockingoptions for increased security. Further, the new C2 comes with an integratedbumper to provide scratch-free engagement with frame to protect its decoratedor coated finish

Global Product Manager Loc Tieu adds, "The C2Lever Latch with Visual Access Indicator offers the same consistent operationas our standard C2 series, but provides the added benefit of visuallymonitoring latch status. By allowing the end user to see if the latch has beenactuated, the C2 Lever Latch with Visual Access Indicator saves the end userunnecessary time spent opening the enclosure to verify the enclosure contents."

About Southco

Southco,Inc. is the leading global designer and manufacturer of engineered accesssolutions. From quality and performance to aesthetics and ergonomics, weunderstand that first impressions are lasting impressions in product design.For over 70 years, Southco has helped the world's most recognized brands createvalue for their customers with innovative access solutions designed to enhancethe touch points of their products in transportation and industrialapplications, medical equipment, data centers and more. With unrivalledengineering resources, innovative products and a dedicated global team, Southcodelivers the broadest portfolio of premium access solutions available toequipment designers throughout the world.

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