J.W. Winco, Inc. announced it now offers GN 852.1 Latch-Type Toggle Clamps with Locking Mechanism, in metric sizes.
These RoHS compliant Latch Clamps are used when very high retaining forces are required. They also feature a locking mechanism that prevents the inadvertent or vibration-induced opening of the clamp. Another benefit of this clamp is the ability to operate it with one hand.
The base, clamping lever and catch are forged, chemically blackened steel. Bearing pins are hardened and ground steel. All moving parts are lubricated with specialgrease. The handle sleeve is oil-resistant red solid molded plastic. Holding force (Fh) of this clamp is 15,000 newtons [N].