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  • What is the folding direction of the ring handle turnlock when locked?
    The direction of the folding ring handle Turnlock when locked is can be follow:
  • Do you have more information on your HSA material?
    Do you have more information on your HSA material?, The material has properties so that it has a strong tensile and shear strength. It's being used in racing, Airbus/Honeywell, etc.
  • Why is there a difference in spring force between some parts?
    The interpretation for structural is that any structure such as a faste
  • What is the shear force rating for the button-locking pins?
    Question: Top panel would be about 15mm., , Answer: Preload is the spring force = 30N, The weight of your panel will also determine what the side loads = shea
  • Discover our Aluminium TurnLock parts
    Discover our Aluminium TurnLock parts These Aluminium parts are typically used in the Aerospace industry., These parts are available in the MTH-series and the HGR-series., , Please use these studs with the following receptacles, which are also all Aluminium parts to have a lower weight:, , Please use these studs with the following receptacles, which are also all Aluminium plated to have a lower weight:
  • What is the new tamper proof stud of the MHS series?
    What is the new tamper proof stud of the MHS series? The new part number for the tamper proof stud of the MHS-series is MHSTLT-*S,
  • What's the new part number for 5S15-*A or 5S15-*B?
    What's the new part number for 5S15-*A or 5S15-*B? The new part numbers are respectively LMHTLCP-*S and LMHTLC-*SB
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  • How to increase clamping force in a Turnlock Assembly?
    How to increase clamping force in a Turnlock Assembly? In the MTH and HGR series, there exist adjustable receptacles., HGR-series:                                                                                , The advantage with this receptacle is that you can put a higher pre-loa
  • Do you have the receptacles 98265-2-210 available?
    Do you have the receptacles 98265-2-210 available?                                                                  , Note that the receptacle 98265-2-210 is made of Silicon bronze with cadmium plating, while our receptacle HGRR33BZ is made of hard bronze with zinc plating.
  • Do you offer Tridair parts?
    Do you offer Tridair parts?                                                                                      , , , The Tridair parts such as KNQ-2 are offered by Turnlock. Please contact us for more information on Tridair parts or KNQ-2
  • Do the TurnLock fasteners need CE marking certification?
    No, these are not required for TurnLock items.  CE marking is only needed in Europe when the fasteners would be installed in a building.
  • What receptacles can be used for more than 1 series?
    What receptacles can be used for more than 1 series? , The receptacle of the HPT-series: HPTR34Z ; can be used for both the HPT-series as the , Another example of mixed receptacles is the flat receptacle of the MHS-series
  • What is the difference between a TurnLock and the part number I requested?
    What is the difference between a TurnLock and the part number I requested?, Form Fit Functionality Material and Finish Made according to the same quality and standard Guarantee, Please contact us for the additional information or a quote. ,          
  • Are there any receptacles that can be welded in the HHS-series?
    Are there any receptacles that can be welded in the HHS-series? Yes, we have 2 types of recepacles that can be welded., This is the type with welding nibs: , This process is used in mass production with which you need a special machine to do it., The receptacle that needs to be welded on by traditional manner looks like the following receptacle:, As mentioned, this receptacle needs to be welded on by the traditional manner such as TIG or MIG welding., There is also a difference in the plating. When needed to weld a receptacle to a panel,, The part number with weld nibs is HHSRFWZ (zinc plated) or HHSRFWB (blank/oil coated)
  • Is there an alternative for the folding bail handle HGRTLFB or MTHTLFB?
    Is there an alternative for the folding bail handle HGRTLFB or MTHTLFB?, This product has a much shorter lead time than the old folding bail handle., HGRTLFB                                               HGRTLFR, MTHTLFB                                                 MTHTLFR, The folding ring handle is available in stainless steel, both in the HGR as in the MTH series., ,
  • Do the turnlocks lock in position, or do they move freely?
    Do the turnlocks lock in position, or do they move freely?   , Yes these lock in position. You need to do a quarter turn, so that the stud pin goes over the cam. Once over, it locks over the cam.
  • Do you sell handbag or purses turnlocks?
    Turnlocks are also known as the lock to close a Handbag or a purse or shoulder bag. These Turnlocks are not the fasteners we are selling.
  • How to select your stud based on the protrusion of the insert in the frame?
    Select your stud by using below table.  the amount of protrusion of the receptacle MTHRTA16A or MTHRTA16S