Latest Latch Stories

Lexus Models Found To Have Faulty Trunk Latches
2012-10-12 11:23:46

Ever since 2002, all automobiles for sale in the States have been required to have a glow-in-the-dark safety latch installed in trunk.

Vehicle Restraint Systems For Children Do Not Pass The Parent Test
2012-04-13 08:58:57

Child restraint systems, if you have ever used them, can be a frustrating experience for those who have been travelling with children, even for years. The belts, buckles, snaps and straps never seem to end.

2011-03-06 07:09:00

SALT LAKE CITY, March 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boart Longyear (www.boartlongyear.com, ASX: BLY), the world's leading integrated drilling services and products provider, has released a new underground head assembly featuring patent-pending Roller Latch(TM) technology that allows for greater pump-in speed and productivity while utilizing large ball bearings for latching and hold-back braking to retain inner-tube assemblies in the drill string for safer operations. "This new head assembly is...

2011-02-01 00:37:30

All Metric Small Parts - aMsp a leading provider of metric industrial hardware components announced the availability of the MAKTOOMTHA236...

2010-10-24 00:13:16

New Electronic Latch Improves Security and Lifecycle of Enclosures Electronic access control technology continues to evolve as markets demand more rugged and secure enclosures in medical applications, datacenters, off-highway vehicles and outdoor storage areas.

2009-09-24 08:00:00

IEPER, Belgium, September 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Melexis announces today the release of the MLX92213. This newly designed low voltage Hall-Effect Latch sensor integrates advanced power management providing micropower-efficient solutions for battery or handheld applications.

2008-12-10 09:44:00

WIXOM, Mich., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Kiekert, a leading global manufacturer of automotive locking systems, today announced two innovative latch systems for compact class vehicles.

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