Fittings

Once the usage of the flight case has been ascertained, the best fittings are selected from a vast range of available hardware.

For example, alternatives can include recessed and surface mounted handle designs, and catches can be plain, key locking or padlocking.

lid-staysLid Stays

A recessed loop lid stay, stopping at approx 93° to be used in conjunction with piano hinge as shown.

 

bullnose-cornerBullnose Corner

Made from 16 swg steel with a BZP finish. A smaller bullnose corner is also available.

 

butterfly-catchLarge Butterfly Catch

A recessed cam operated catch in a 16 swg steel dish with BZP finish. This catch is available with or without a padlocking or key locking facility. Tested strength is 350kgs mm.

 

castorCastors

75 mm, 100 mm and 125 mm wheels, test at 100 kg – 300 kg, with twin ball race swivel mechanism. The illustration shows a braked version.

 

handlesHandles

A recessed handle with a spring return and a 12 mm rubber grip. Manufactured from steel with a BZP finish.