New Compact Embedded Torque Hinge from Southco Provides Concealed Position Control

October 21, 2020 - 09:23
New Compact Embedded Torque Hinge from Southco Provides Concealed Position Control

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 22 October2020 - Southco Asia Ltd., a subsidiary ofSouthco Inc., a leading global provider of engineered access solutions such aslocks, latches, captive fasteners, electronic access solutions and hinges/positioning technology, hasthe newest addition to Southco's ST Torque Cartridge Embedded Hinge series delivers constant torque in a compact packagefor pivoting and positioning applications where low levels of friction arerequired. The new ST-10P Torque Cartridge Embedded Hinge features an outsidediameter of 10mm and torque up to 2Nm, allowing end users to easily positionsmall mounted components including lids and display screens, and hold themsecurely in place at any angle.

ST-10P Torque Cartridge Embedded Hinge

Southco'sST-10P Torque Cartridge Embedded Hinge is designed for applications requiringconstant torque functionality in a molded assembly. With its concealed design,the press-in torque insert easily integrates into plastic, cast metal and sheetmetal applications, enhancing the overall feel and performance of the endproduct. ST-10P Embedded Torque Hinge features a concealed design that improves the aesthetics of the equipment whencompared to visible surface mount hinges.

"Southco'sST-10P Torque Cartridge Embedded Hinge adds friction to positioningapplications with a reduced design footprint while maintaining a compact,economical form factor," said Global Product Manager Stewart Beck. "Theconcealed design and ergonomic functionality of the ST Embedded TorqueCartridge Hinge Series provides an enhanced experience for the end user, whilethe simple press-in cartridge design simplifies installation."

About Southco

Southco, Inc. is the leading global designer and manufacturer ofengineered access solutions. From quality and performance to aesthetics andergonomics, we understand that first impressions are lasting impressions inproduct design. For over 70 years, Southco has helped the world's mostrecognized brands create value for their customers with innovative accesssolutions designed to enhance the touch points of their products intransportation and industrial applications, medical equipment, data centers andmore. With unrivalled engineering resources, innovative products and adedicated global team, Southco delivers the broadest portfolio of premiumaccess solutions available to equipment designers throughout the world.


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