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Emka (UK)
Patricia House
Bodmin Road
West Midlands
[t] +44 (0) 24 7661 6505
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EMKA makes modular closing systems for industrial sheet metal and composite enclosures, cabinets, panels and switch gears.

White paper released on structural aspects of sealing profiles
31 January, 2014
A major part of the performance of a typical sealing profile comes from correctly understanding the structural factors which support and control the rubber profile of whatever specification chosen and which must be correctly determined in order to ensure a satisfactory installation in the long term. In a new whitepaper, Andy Billingham, Managing Director of EMKA (UK) covers the more important aspects worthy of consideration in the design of complex steel inserted extruded rubber profiles.
Vehicle latches and handles for specialist vehicle builders
20 December, 2013
EMKA has packaged together its range of latches and handles, designed for the typical application problems experienced by specialist vehicle builders, into a single Transport Solutions Catalogue. Standard products are listed, along with details of EMKA’s custom design service. Designers and production engineers involved with motor homes, caravans, trucks, vans, horse boxes, coaches, mini-buses, railway rolling stock, railway trackside installations, emergency service vehicles, and boat fittings may expect to find many useful latch and handle products in this programme.
Extruded gasket range exceeds 700 sealing profiles
10 October, 2013
The already extensive EMKA range of enclosure gaskets has greatly expanded with the addition of many new profiles.
Stainless steel padlockable handles for the rugged outdoors
29 July, 2013
EMKA’s Program 1000 padlockable stainless steel L handles offer strength in security with style and simplicity. Both are designed to suit rugged outdoor applications such as rail-side cabinets or street furniture, but take a radically different approach to this in terms of design and functionality.
Hannover Fair launch: cabinet locking system enables lock selection after installation
10 April, 2013
EMKA's IP65 swinghandle system for cabinets and enclosures - when paired with the recently launched 1121 precision rod control module - takes modular flexibility to a new level in this market. Designed specifically for electrical/electronic cabinets, the stylish 1325 enables lock selection even after installation with a complete range of inserts to match common industry requirements.
Vandal-resistant swinghandle for mechanical or electronic access control
27 March, 2013
EMKA’s new 1317 single cylinder swinghandle has successfully passed the WK2 DIN VENV 1630 test (RC2 resistance class 2 for vandal resistance) and is available for profile half cylinders (40 or 45mm) as well as for specialist KABA cylinders.
Cabinet rod locking system is smoother, quicker
01 March, 2013
Rod locking systems are vital to users of large specialist cabinets and their development tends to occur in evolutionary steps - Emka has brought many new features together in its recent launch, making installation and operation both smoother and quicker.
Swing handles with self-contained power supply
19 November, 2012
Swinghandle developments have led to the development of the 3000 series handle with a self-contained power supply, wireless radio key and the ability to interface, wirelessly with electronic monitoring systems, giving greater control in monitored workshops over machine control access.
Short-bodied compression latch for small enclosures is vibration resistant
01 November, 2012
The recently announced Program 1000-U852 compact compression latch from EMKA is a great idea for specialist enclosure manufacturers looking for a vibration-resistant locking solution to suit small enclosures with restricted available internal depth.
Quarter-turn locks - past, present and future
29 October, 2012
Not so long ago - before the introduction of the quarter-turn lock - there were two popular ways of closing small cabinet doors: with a threaded fastener such as a screw, or with an L or T handle which was usually out of proportion, cumbersome and expensive.
Commercial vehicle components and accessories catalogue
23 October, 2012
Offering standard and custom component/accessory solutions for commercial vehicles, the new EMKA catalogue covers wide application from vans, trucks, special service vehicles, off-road vehicles, as well as rail and light rail transport.
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