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Updating mechanical locks to electronic security systems

Updating mechanical locks to electronic security systems
EMKA are offering their retro-fit eCam system as an upgrade for mechanical locks and latches where an electronic interface is now required to improve security and/or provide access logs integrated with other personnel monitoring networks.
18th September 2019

EPDM integral gasket and spine designed for vehicle doors

EPDM integral gasket and spine designed for vehicle doors
A spring steel spine on a P section gasket is a simple, effective way to provide an excellent gasket function for enclosure and vehicle doors. To date this has been achieved with an EPDM bubble sealing profile attached to a PVC spring carrier, however now EMKA have developed an integral section which combines both in one EPDM moulding.
9th August 2019

In-house testing lab accredited to highest international standards

In-house testing lab accredited to highest international standards
EMKA has always believed it is important to support their standard and custom products with a comprehensive in-house testing facility. This has been a significant part of EMKA engineering over many years and now their Technology Centre has been accredited by the Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle – DAkkS) (The German National Accreditation Body) for ten selected test procedures. According to the standard DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025, it confirms the capability of EMKA as a world market leader for locking devices, hinges and seals in the performance of material, life cycle and environmental simulation tests.
10th April 2019


Railway program 1001 safety latch lock has visual indicator

Railway program 1001 safety latch lock has visual indicator
As a long-time partner of the train and transport industry, EMKA is constantly working on new and innovative locking developments like their IP65 Stainless Steel Safety Latch Lock with red/green visual position indicator. This flush mounted unit is tamper and vibration proof for rear mounting on doors of 5mm thickness where fully flush appearance is required, otherwise a slight inset or upstand is presented.
20th March 2019

Flush mounting quarter-turn and compression latches for railway

Flush mounting quarter-turn and compression latches for railway
EMKA’s new catalogue of Ingenious Locking Technology for the Railroad Industry includes many new approaches to the specific needs of rail installers. The Program 1057 flush mounting quarter-turn latch is one such item. Designed for rear fitting to door panels of 3.5-21mm thickness and to present a very neat flush and vandal-resistant face, this lock is partnered with its sister Program 1000 IP65 stainless steel compression latch for mounting in the same way.
27th February 2019

HVACR cabinet handles come with specialist installations

HVACR cabinet handles come with specialist installations
With cabinet hardware under the banner 'Everything but the Enclosure', EMKA provide high quality niche components, however its latest ingenious locking technology products for HVACR systems fulfils expectations in this respect. EMKA offer in particular their advanced crossover compression latch/hinge which manages to combine both functions on the one product – so enabling L or R opening or complete panel removal, with the added safety of pressure relief and the added performance of a 5mm gasket compression feature. 
5th February 2019

Single and multi factor data cabinet security

Single and multi factor data cabinet security
EMKA have announced a single and multi-factor authentication for linked front and back cabinet doors in data storage environments. The ‘at the handle’ db BioLock fingerprint authentication can be used on its own for biometric level security or may be coupled with other components to incorporate keycard, RFID, smartcard and/or PIN inputs to provide seamless access control across a complete enterprise.
30th January 2019

Stainless steel tamper-proof compression latch for railway use

Stainless steel tamper-proof compression latch for railway use
Vibration and tampering are both addressed with the new Program 1000 stainless steel compression latch from EMKA for use in railway applications. This IP65 latch offers a high degree of vandal-resistance by virtue of its tube key mechanism requiring a special internally profiled key to open/close and to operate the 6mm gasket compression featured by turning the key 90° - once to close the latch and then again to compress the gasket.
10th January 2019

Stainless steel railway catch confidently locks

Stainless steel railway catch confidently locks
The new Program 1000 stainless steel quarter-turn latch from EMKA uses an externally mounted C shaped catch and insert type spanner lock in conformity with RIC for Railway use outside the sealing gasket on enclosures and cabinets. By mounting outside the cabinet frame and outside the gasketing area, panel builders may be confident that the lock installation ensures integrity of the housing as the sealed area is not compromised in any way.
23rd November 2018

New tooling capability extends custom gasket profiles

New tooling capability extends custom gasket profiles
With an extensive range of standard gasket profiles in materials such as EPDM, neoprene, PVC, black nitrate, natural rubber, and silicone, EMKA also adapts to custom designs as engineers often find there can be advantages in customisation. Therefore EMKA have taken the step of adding further investment toward in-house tooling capability for custom profiles to suit specialist enclosures, automotive applications, agricultural equipment, construction equipment, railside housings and similar.
21st September 2018

The 2018 electronic and biometric locking catalogue

The 2018 electronic and biometric locking catalogue
Because threats to data security are internal to organisations as well as external, securing physical access to server cabinets is essential. That’s why corporations, military units and intelligence communities rely on EMKA-Digitus Biometrics, and stemming from this partnership there is now a full and free catalogue on the EMKA-Digitus range of Electronic and Biometric locking systems.
13th September 2018

Aluminium PROflex window kits for quicker self-assembly

Aluminium PROflex window kits for quicker self-assembly
The EMKA PROflex aluminium window system enables users to fabricate what they want, when they want it, off the shelf for use as windows or mounting panels with or without depth frame for clearance of door mounted instrumentation. The DIY approach enables panels to be outsourced in non-standard materials to non-standard sizes. It also allows for standard sizes to be adapted or modified to suit custom requirements at short notice.
5th September 2018

Toggle latches provide quick spring closure

Toggle latches provide quick spring closure
Toggle latches, over centre catches, wire toggles, spring catches and so on are a common quick action method of closure for packing of equipment or temporary fitting of masks and jigs. A market leader in enclosure hardware, EMKA UK, has a comprehensive range of toggle and hook latches available.
8th August 2018

Stainless steel hinges for specialist enclosures

Stainless steel hinges for specialist enclosures
Stainless steel is of course known for its robust strength under arduous corrosive conditions and that is exactly why EMKA chose it for their program of high performance specialist cabinet/enclosure hinges.
25th July 2018

Robust, functional chest handles

Robust, functional chest handles
  Making life easier for manual handlers of packing cases, equipment and other transport packaging, these chest handles from EMKA (UK) offer a strong and robust grip. 
18th July 2018

Fire resistant general purpose gaskets available

Fire resistant general purpose gaskets available
It has been announced by EMKA that the general purpose 1016 self-adhesive gasket is available in fire resistant versions to UL94 VO and 94HB ratings, as an expanded closed cell neoprene in stock strips from three to 80mm thick. It also comes in standard widths from ten up to 80mm, with complete custom capability, such as for sheets and punched shapes.
13th July 2018

Aluminium windows for vision mounting and protection

Aluminium windows for vision mounting and protection
EMKA 1200 program aluminium windows provide visibility, mounting space and protection when used in conjunction with electrical enclosures or cabinets where instrumentation, push buttons or other control equipment requires secondary visibility, mounting or protection. They may be used as a window or primary door.
29th June 2018

Providing an easy solution with tubular and chest handles

Providing an easy solution with tubular and chest handles
  The reason behind EMKA’s new offering of the 1095 program of handles which provides an easy solution – easy to use, easy to install, is the ubiquitous need to allow an interface for the human hand with industrial equipment of all sizes.
14th May 2018

Gaskets supplement EMC protection

Gaskets supplement EMC protection
A major design consideration that needs to be made by manufacturers of susceptible equipment, is EMC protection against transmission of electro-magnetic interference, however this sometimes requires supplementation. The sheathed EMC gasket offered by EMKA can be a solution to this problem.
23rd April 2018

Hygiene gaskets for HVAC and food industries

Hygiene gaskets for HVAC and food industries
Supplying gaskets to specialist panel builders for the HVAC and Food industries, EMKA UK offer a range of gasket profiles to meet the particular requirements of these industries in terms of their sealing capabilities and their specific hygiene characteristics. These profiles are covered by guideline 6022 issued by the VDI association which describes the minimum hygienic standards for ventilation and air conditioning systems. 
20th April 2018


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