FDB Panel Fittings

Address:
Unit 20, Worton Hall Industrial Estate
Worton Road
Isleworth
Middlesex
TW7 6ER
United Kingdom

Phone: 020 8568 1616

Fax: 020 8568 5656

Web: www.fdb.co.uk


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Indexing plunger spring-loaded for ease

Indexing plunger spring-loaded for ease
The new indexing plunger from FDB is spring-loaded for ease of set/reset to enable the quick and accurate location of covers and flaps, workpieces and panels in pre-defined positions. New from sales partner DIRAK, this plunger allows removal and accurate replacement of tooling, jigs and equipment.
30th May 2019

Robust D-Snap technology available in stainless steel

Robust D-Snap technology available in stainless steel
The D-Snap components system enables panel builders and installers aim to save time and money with click-together panels. This robust technology is now available from FDB Panel Fittings in a stainless steel format developed for applications that need to be permanently fixed on one side and easily removable on the other.
9th April 2019

High load capacity corner hinge improves speed and efficiency

High load capacity corner hinge improves speed and efficiency
  The new DIRAK high load capacity corner hinge from FDB Panel Fittings offers specialist panel builders a simple way to quickly and effectively mount heavy doors with 180° opening and a lift-off facility.
20th March 2019


Small and powerful magnetic catches

Small and powerful magnetic catches
FDB Panel Fittings admire the way that some manufacturers use materials to their customers’ advantage while keeping aesthetics in the forefront of their design – such a manufacturer is their sales partner Sugatsune whose range of neodymium magnetic catches stand out for their high performance and very neat design.
8th February 2019

Clean by design AISI 316 stainless steel 180° panel hinges

Clean by design AISI 316 stainless steel 180° panel hinges
  These well designed AISI 316 stainless steel 180° hinges from FDB Panel Fittings provide secure rear mounted installation along with an easy clean dirt resistant style. Their AISI 316 construction further ensures a high degree of resistance to weather, corrosion and chemicals.
30th January 2019

Extra-length bridge handles with new design features

Extra-length bridge handles with new design features
These newly designed extra-length bridge handles announced by FDB Panel Fittings are available in silicon-grey or matte black to an extended 220mm length compared to 142, 170 or 199mm for its standard sized sibling. The added length provides ultimate comfort and convenience, for example when wearing work gloves.
9th January 2019

New specialist hinges announced for winter

New specialist hinges announced for winter
  A hinge by any other name is not quite what one may expect – as it turns out. The FDB online shop now includes a selection of spring hinges, friction hinges and torque hinges for the many and extensive specialist enclosures and panels used in industrial and office furniture applications. 
17th December 2018

Bridge handles now available online

Bridge handles now available online
  Traditional bridge handles from FDB Panel Fittings Online store provide easy one-handed operation of doors, draws, access panels, cases and instruments with comfortable feel and aesthetically suited to industrial or office-style environments.
19th November 2018

Compression latch now comes in black

Compression latch now comes in black
  FDB Panel Fittings' standard DIRAK compression latch is now also available in black to pair with black hinges and other enclosure hardware. The black finish with white insert markings offers a particularly clear indication of the latch position.
21st September 2018

Stainless steel L handle for padlock security

Stainless steel L handle for padlock security
The DIRAK stainless steel L handle from FDB Panel Fittings has been designed to suit deep door panels such as used in acoustic enclosures, refrigeration, HVAC applications, large plastic doors and other access panels in food and hygiene areas where its IP65 sealing is of advantage. Explained Gary Miles, M.D. at FDB Panel Fittings – “DIRAK has again done an excellent job with this stainless steel L handle in providing versatile padlock use with flexibility of fitment."
5th September 2018

Low noise sliding slam latch

Low noise sliding slam latch
The new DIRAK sliding slam latch from FDB Panel Fittings provides a low noise secure door closure mechanism for internal doors, and cupboards. It is expected to be of value in specialist vehicles such as caravans, commercial vehicles, railway rolling stock and similar.
17th August 2018

Traditional, robust non-locking L handle

Traditional, robust non-locking L handle
It has been announced that FDB Panel Fittings have added a sleek, robust non-locking L handle to their online store selection. The 1608 handle is ideal for simple low-security access or for use in combination with more complex closure systems.
23rd July 2018

Large slam latch with inside safety release

Large slam latch with inside safety release
The new large format slam latch from FDB Panel Fittings is a purpose designed unit from Weston Body Hardware for large insulated enclosures such as cold stores or containerised units. The roller striker latch is surface mounted to preserve the integrity of the door with an internal punch style emergency release. 
16th July 2018

Multiway modular RCD/RCBO panel shows the way to building renovation

Multiway modular RCD/RCBO panel shows the way to building renovation
When it comes down to building renovations, the FDB 2 multiway modular RCD/RCBO panel, is the only thing you need to worry about as it is suitable for upgrade and maintenance projects in the commercial/industrial sphere. This modular range of general purpose earth leakage protection units comes complete with overload and short circuit protection. (It is also approved by Network Rail for use in DC Electrified areas).
17th April 2018

Metal cabinet hinges ex-stock from FDB Online

Metal cabinet hinges ex-stock from FDB Online
  Including the 180°/270° 40mm hinges, FDB Panel Fittings have added to its online store portfolio, and these hinges in particular are designed for use on general purpose or specialist metal enclosures and cabinets.
16th March 2018

A universal key for railway applications

A universal key for railway applications
FDB Panel Fittings Managing Director, Gary Miles here talks about what he believes a modern day universal key for railway applications is. Miles explained: “In the railway industry we work with many different key types for various applications, requiring people to carry a lot of keys wherever they go. So we created a convenient and flexible product to better serve this industry – a universal key for 4 different inserts so that engineers can conveniently open multiple applications with one key."
29th January 2018

Rocfast lock assembly guide is your new selection assistant

Rocfast lock assembly guide is your new selection assistant
  There is now a new Rocfast guide to lock assembly now available free from FDB Panel Fittings, and is designed as a how-to-do-it selection assistant from the respected industry workers, specialising in cabinet and enclosure hardware.
15th January 2018

Stainless steel lock for specialist industrial use

Stainless steel lock for specialist industrial use
  With the new ESS5DB, a stainless IP65 quarter-turn cabinet lock, FDB has designed with specialist industrial use in mind for rugged construction, coupled with a high degree of protection from dust and water ingress, make the product a practical option.
4th January 2018

Extensive choice of locks for all situations

Extensive choice of locks for all situations
  A simple quick locking solution is now on offer from FDB’s online store in the new 1336 Camlock, which is suitable for small enclosures, cases, lockers and many more.
3rd January 2018

Quarter-turn padlockable wing handle for enclosures

Quarter-turn padlockable wing handle for enclosures
  A pre-assembled quarter-turn latch in AISI 316 stainless steel, designed to accept a standard padlock for enclosure security, has been announced by FDB Panel Fittings. The FDB stainless wing handle is suited for outdoor applications where a padlock can provide a good level of security and perhaps convenient digital code locking, while the IP65 latch ensures suitable closure.
2nd November 2017


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