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Tuesday, 23 July 2013 16:33

DIRAK expands its family of compression latches to include the 1-067, designed for high vibration environments

DIRAK has expanded its product offering to include a new compression latch designed specifically for applications that require quick and secure locking in high vibration environments.



Provides a compression range of 7mm (.276”) for environmental gasket sealing

and helps reduce noise and rattle caused by vibration.

Low profile design features 4.5mm (.177”) of protrusion off the panel surface

enhancing the overall application aesthetics.

The locking position of the cam is clearly illustrated by an indicator built into the


Locking mechanism is a two-step process actuated by one continuous 180°


Step 1: The first 90° turn rotates the cam behind the frame

Step 2: A second 90° turn pulls the cam 7mm towards the frame.



Open position First 90° turn Second 90° turn pulls the of the insert moves cam 7mm against the

the cam behind frame compressing the the frame. seal. The door is latched and free of play.


Ten insert styles are available for access control securing the latch from accidental opening caused by shock and vibration.


Variable H-dimension ensures optimal fit for most applications. The H-dimension is adjustable from 12.5mm (.492”) to 83.5mm (3.287”). Single hole mounting provides for quick and easy installation. Available pre-assembled with a 33mm (1.3”) straight cam. Two offset cams (27.5mm and 13.5mm) are also available.


The 1-067 Compression Latch is an ideal solution for any indoor or outdoor application that requires gasket sealing and reduction of noise and rattle caused by vibration. It can accommodate any application with a door/panel thickness of up to 18mm. In addition, it offers a powder coat finish for corrosion resistance and has been IP65 rated, making it a cost-effective solution for outdoor applications.


Potential market applications are broad and include, but are not limited to:

Electronic Enclosures • Industrial Machinery • Transportation • Off Highway Equipment • Construction Equipment • Industrial Enclosures • Power Industry.


DIRAK is a global designer, manufacturer, and distributor of innovative, high quality system solutions for latching, hinging and profile technology. DIRAK products are sold and distributed globally through a network of authorized sales representatives.


For additional information, contact DIRAK, Inc., 22560 Glenn Drive, Sterling, Virginia, USA. Tel: 703-378-7637, Fax: 703-378-7638, E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Website: www.dirak.us. The company’s global headquarters is in Ennepetal, Germany.