March 11, 2023

L and T handles have a conventional advantage

DIRAK L and T handles from FDB
The nice thing about an L or T handle is that your hand goes easily to it and naturally knows which way to turn - then with the integral, quarter turn function everyone can see the status of the lock - with a suite of cabinets one can see at a glance if one of them is unlocked. Read more ......

March 03, 2023

New Articulated feet for industrial and office equipment

new articulated feet
The team here at FDB Panel Fittings are pleased to announce an innovative new series of leveling feet from Dirak for machines, instruments, conveyor systems, work tables, furniture, and fluid process equipment. They feature flexible modular design with standard hexagonal screw and optional anti-slip insert. Read more......

February 24, 2023

DIRAK PA hinges for nested doors

DIRAK PA hinges for nested doors
Our friends at DIRAK recently mentioned that their PA hinges for nested doors offer many advantages: If you need a hinge with high load capacity, they recommend variant 4-400. Read more.......

February 15, 2023

Rocfast at FDB Panel Fittings – quarter turn assembly matching the lock depth to the enclosure

FDB Rocfast assembly logistics service
At a time when the need for cost savings and time savings are more important than ever, we are pleased to inform that our Rocfast customer service program saves time, money and mistakes by guiding engineers and buyers through the process of specification, component matching, ordering, assembly, packaging and logistics – direct to site – worldwide. Read more......

February 12, 2023

Standard cams ex-stock in double and triple point designs for rod systems

FDB cams and rodlocks
We are delighted to announce that our Online store can make the installation of cabinet hardware simple and efficient by offering a wide range of standard ex-stock cams and rod sets in single, double and triple point configuration. Read more......

February 10, 2023

How many hinges do you need?

FDB hinges
We are delighted to now offer ten pages of different styles and variations on the theme of industrial hinges at our Online storeRead more......

February 03, 2023

Quarter turns - five things you need to know

Dirak quarter turns from FDB
Our friends at Dirak have recently published this useful piece about quarter turn locks and latches.  Read more.......

January 27, 2023

FDB27: Protection for Ground Support Equipment

FDB27: Protection for Ground Support Equipment

A range of earth leakage/earth monitoring devices for protection of personnel and plant in RAF/RNAS hangars.

Designed in accordance with MOD specifications, there are more than 100 variants to suit all service applications. Read more......

January 20, 2023

Various inserts for quarter turn latches

FDB latch lock inserts
We are pleased to advise that our team continues to aid specialist panel builders by offering an extensive ex-stock selection of quarter turn latch inserts with which installers may create their own “spanner locks”. These inserts are available from the Online store and may be matched with cylinders, housings and tabs/c Read more....

January 13, 2023

Swinghandles address the needs of electronic installations far and wide

Dirak swinghandle from FDB Panel Fittings
The new iLOQ S50 half cylinder offers a battery less lock, powered and operated by a smartphone and the iLOQ app. It is housed in the new Dirak IP 65 RC2 swinghandle available from FDB Panel Fittings. Read more.....