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Cam Locks

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What are cam locks used for?

Cam locks or cam locking systems as they are also known, are locking levers that are used across a huge range of applications. Often used in cabinet and furniture construction, they are used to secure doors and lockers, safety boxes, office equipment and many other items. We cover a wide range of cam lock latches such as compression cam latches and quarter turn cam latches to name a few.

Types of Cam Locks

Choose from materials such as stainless steel and nylon and operation options such as adjustable cam locks, hand operated, knob operated and t-handle cam latches. For more information on cam locks, visit our How to size the cam lock and latch you need guide.

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Handle Turn Cam Latches - T-Handle

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Handle Turn Cam Latches - T-Handle are used in applications such as electric panels and machinery covers. The range comes with a black or chrome finish. They are available with 2 key alike or 2 key different.

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Quarter-Turn Latches - Padlockable with Wing Knob

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Featured with Padlock Fittings for additional security option when sealed with a padlock. They are also fitted with a rubber gasket for additional sealing properties. On offer are right and left hand door orientations and an array of grip ranges

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Handle Turn Cam Latches - L-Handle

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An L-Handle range is easy to use; simply turn the handle, which activates the mechanism. A cam rotates on the inside of the handle, opening the access panel or door. This simple action alleviates stress to joints.

Our offer features HVAC Handle Locks that are supplied with two keys. They have a body and handle made from Black Nylon (30% Glass Filled Polyamide 6) and a Steel cam. The body and handle are DIN-EN ISO 1043-1 rated. Ideal for HVAC applications, they feature a removable handle for easy assembly on site. The roller cam needs less force in order to lock. These latch handles can be used for both left and right hand doors, making them ultra convenient.

Also ranged are L Handle Locks that have a quarter-turn cam latch operation. An optional 'blind version' is available and two keys are supplied. This latch handle range is available in a choice of housing materials, including; Chrome Plated and Black Powder Coated Zinc Alloy, Black Nylon and Stainless Steel. The Cam is made from Steel and the Gasket from Rubber. The Housing and Driver are DIN-EN 1774 rated.

Also included are Quarter Turn Handle Latch that are L-shaped. Available in Stainless Steel and Chrome Plated Zinc Alloy, which is DIN-EN 1774 rated. These are a pad-lockable latch with handle, and is suitable for hygienic requirements. The cams are sold separately.

Our L Handle Cam Latch range can be used in applications such as electrical panels and machinery covers.

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Flush Compression Lever Latches

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Flush Trigger Handle Latches are available in either a 0-24mm or 24-26mm adjustable grip range. They can come as either keyed alike (5333), keyed different or with no lock and they are supplied with 2 keys per lock. They are suitable for a panel thickness of less than, and including, 2mm and consist of an aesthetically pleasing flush trigger design

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Offset Compression Lever Latches

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Offset Compression Lever Latches are available in either a 0-24 mm or 24-26 mm adjustable grip range. They can come as either keyed alike, keyed different or with no locking mechanism.

If locking, they are supplied with two keys per lock. They are suitable for a panel thickness of 2 mm or less and consist of an aesthetically pleasing trigger design. Made from die-cast zinc alloy, the latch is black powder-coated to give a visually pleasing finish.

  • To suit M5 fixings (not supplied)
  • Provides good gasket compression
  • Easy-to-use compression latch
  • Trigger designs included: Raised, Flush and Over-Center.

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Compression Latches - Adjustable

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Adjustable Compression Latches are IP65 rated and are made from either Chrome or Black Powder Coated Die-Cast Zinc. They offer a 6mm compression and there are 3 cam styles available; either flat, offset or deep. The cam can be used forward or reversed and the latch provides good compression and noise isolation. The two fastener sizes available are 20.2mm x 22.2mm and 19.2mm x 22.2mm.

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Fixed Compression Cam Latches

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Fixed Compression Latches are IP65 rated and are made from a Black Powder Coated Die-Cast Zinc. They offer a 6mm compression. When the key is turned 90 degrees the cam turns to the locking position. When the key is turned 180 degrees the cam moves to the fixing position. The latch provides both good compression and good noise isolation with different head style and grip range options available

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Cam Latches - Lift & Turn

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Lift and Turn Cam Latches (Locks) that have a simple lift and turn operation and compression action. They are easily assembled using a bracket or snap-in fixing.

These latches benefit from a low profile handle that stows away when not in use. It also features straight-forward grip adjustment for added convenience. The range is available in several style options that have a host of unique properties. Lift and Turn Cam Latches can be used in a host of indoor and outdoor applications that include, but are not limited to; electrical panels, machine covers, railway and construction equipment.

The styles featured in the range include, Compression Locks with 5mm present compression, Swinghandles in a range of sizes that have a spring-loaded, slam action design, with options that can be operating using a push-button, as well as all-metal options. Also included are Swell Latches that optimise performance under vibration conditions, and Three-point Rod Latches with an integrated gear-box for multiple point latched.

Features

  • Left hand and Right hand options
  • Options sold with and without cams and/or drivers
  • Lock Type options include; No Key, Keyed Alike (include high-security options), Keyed CH751, Euro Key, Keyed Different, 5mm Double Bit and Padlocking
  • Two keys are supplied with every lock (where applicable)
  • Keyed options available with a Stainless Steel shutter (dust cap)

Specifications
  • Materials: Zinc Alloy and Polyamide 6 30% Glass Filled
  • Cam Materials: Steel and Polyamide 6 30% Glass Filled
  • Bushing/ Seal Materials: Rubber and Polyurethane (PU)
  • Finish Options: Matt, Powder Coating, Chrome and Zinc Plating
  • Colors: Natural (Silver) and Black
  • DIN-EN ISO 1043-1 and DIN-EN 1774 rated options
  • IP65 and IP54 rated options
  • NEMA 4 rated options
  • RoHS Compliant options

For customized colour or alternate cylinder and driver options, please contact Essentra today.

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Mini Adjustable Compression Latches

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Mini Adjustable Compression Latches are IP65 rated and are made from Black Die-Cast Zinc. They offer a 4mm compression and are supplied with a sealing gasket. They allow for a simple adjustment of the grip range and are ideal for applications with a limited space. The keys that are compatible are sold separately

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Quarter Turn T Handle

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Cam Latches with compression have a T-shaped handle. They are designed to offer secure access to panels and doors, courtesy of the rotating cam (pawl).

The cam is secured by engaging the frame or keeper on the back side. These latches come with standard technology. Ideally used for cabinets that require better sealing under vibration conditions.

  • Cam Material: Stainless Steel
  • Latch Material: Nylon 6/6
  • Color: Black
  • DIN-EN 1774 rated

Cam sold separately

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Adjustable T-Handle w/ Compression

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Fixed and Adjustable T Handle Compression Latches that are provided with up to 6mm of pre-set compression. Ideal for use with cabinets that require better sealing under vibration conditions.

The latches are hand operated, have locking (CH 751 stainless steel shutter) and non-locking (no cylinder) options. Two keys are supplied with every lock. The latches are also supplied with a rubber sealing gasket. Cams are sold separately.

The adjustable latches have a quarter-turn cam operation and a wide grip range with an adjustable nut.

  • Material: Die Cast Zinc Alloy
  • Finish Options: Chrome Plated and Black Powder Coated

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Compression Latches - Adjustable/Wing Knob

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Adjustable Compression Latches w/Wing Knob are used for cabinets that require better sealing under vibration. The range comes in a choice of finish and are available in locking and non-locking versions.

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Replacement Cams

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A range of Replacement and Alternative Steel Cams are available for our range of Locks. The Replacement Cams are suitable for all standard quarter turns and cam locks. They provide an alternative grip range is used with pre-assembled locks. Cams in this range are additional and all locks throughout the range are provided with the cam stated for each range. There are 2 types of Alternative Steel Cams available. Type 1 is to fit parts 492878 through to 492882 and are zinc-plated to prevent corrosion. The cranks cams are used to increase or decrease the effective length of the cam lock. Part 492895 has both a vertical and horizontal hole to allow fitting at all four quarter hour positions. Type 2 offers the same properties as type 1 but is to fit parts 492883 through to 492890

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Finger Grip Threaded Plastic Quarter-Turn Latches

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Finger Grip Threaded Plastic Quarter-Turn Latches are made from a Black Powder Coated Die-Cast Zinc. They offer a 6mm compression. When the key is turned 90 degrees the cam turns to the locking position. When the key is turned 180 degrees the cam moves to the fixing position. The latch provides both good compression and good noise isolation with different head style and grip range options available

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Quarter-Turn Spring Latches

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Quarter Turn Spring Latches, otherwise known as a Latch Spring, are ideal for use on electrical cabinets and enclosures. The internal spring provides tactile resistances, and the cam does not rotate beyond quarter turn due to a stop lip.

Various Driver types are included in this range, including; 3mm and 5mm Double Bit, 8mm Square, 7mm and 8 mm Triangle, 2 x 4mm Slot, Slot, 8mm and 10mm Hex Female, Railway and 11mm Hex male.

  • Materials and Finishes: Chrome Plated or Black Powder Coated Zinc Alloy, Black Nylon, Stainless Steel
  • Cam: Steel or Nylon
  • Gasket: Rubber
  • Housing and Driver is DIN-EN 1774 rated
  • Cams and Driver Keys are sold separately.

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Mini Spring Action Quarter-Turn Latches

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Mini Quarter-Turn Locks come in an array of head styles, grip ranges and types to suit a range of application needs. Type 1 operates with a spring action and is made from a strong die-cast zinc alloy

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Cylinder Locking Cam Latches

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Cylinder Locking Cam Latches are available with a variety of types, key rotation angle and grip ranges. Type 1 is keyed different, type 2 has a non-removable key and type 3 is keyed alike (5333) and the key can only be removed in the lock position. These locks are supplied with 2 keys

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Cylinder Locking Quarter-Turn Latches

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Cylinder Locking Quarter-Turn Latches are IP65-rated and are made from a Black Powder Coated Die-Cast Zinc. They offer a 6mm compression. When the key is turned 90 degrees the cam turns to the locking position. When the key is turned 180 degrees the cam moves to the fixing position. The latch provides both good compression and good noise isolation with different head style and grip range options available

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Handle Turn Cam Latches - Side Knob

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These cam latches are non-locking and have a side knob for latching and un-latching. They come in zinc die cast with either a chrome or black powder finish. Each finish is available in three different grip ranges.

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Handle Turn Cam Latches - Mini Wing Knob

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Mini Cam Locks with Wing Knobs are ideal for lighter weight applications where space is at a premium. They are available in either Chrome-Plated or Black Powder Coated Die-Cast Zinc and in an array of grip ranges

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Quarter-Turn Latches - Wing Knobs with Extra Long Housing

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Quarter-Turn Latches with Wing Knobs are available with an extra long housing. These are ideal for sound-proof or isolated doors and are supplied with a rubber gasket for additional sealing properties. They are available in both Chrome-Plated and Black Coated Die-cast Zinc and in an array of grip ranges

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Quarter-Turn Latches - Wing Knob

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Quarter-Turn Latches with Wing Knobs are supplied with a rubber gasket for a good seal. There are three different types available offering different material and grip range options.

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