As a leading global source for engineered access hardware and positioning technology, Southco offers an extensive portfolio of latches, fasteners, hinges and position-control products for a wide range of interior and exterior aerospace applications. These Southco solutions, plus the skills, resources and expertise we possess to satisfy the next-generation of aerospace hardware requirements, create greater opportunities for aerospace manufacturers to be more productive and competitive.
Southco's engineered access hardware solutions feature:
Southco hardware's aerospace applications include latches, fasteners, hinges and position-control technology for:
Southco’s range of position-control technology comes in the form of constant torque, asymmetric torque, adjustable torque, detent, bi-stable and counter-balanced hinges. Position-control hinges help to enhance the travel experience for passengers with an improved quality to the feel of key touch points, such as LCD screens, drop-down tables, headrests and armrests. Precision-engineered components provide resistance to vibration, which minimises noise nuisance in the aircraft cabin.
DZUS® quick access fasteners are one of the foremost names in the world of quick-access fastening and the first choice partner for many of the world's leading aircraft manufacturers. Southco's extensive selection of DZUS quarter-turn fasteners satisfy a broad range of requirements for quick access, high strength and economical performance.
LOCKWELL® quick-release pins are the perfect answer where safety, speed of removal and dependability are of paramount importance. They are available in a wide range of sizes, strengths and activation styles for applications from simple retention to mission critical, high load situations.
Southco is a QSLM-certified manufacturer of quick-release pins. LOCKWELL quick-release pins can be manufactured to a variety of NASM and NAS specifications, including NAS1333 to NAS1346, NAS1353 to NAS1366 and MS17984 to MS17990. Parts ordered to NASM and NAS specifications are certified to NAS1332 and NASM23460.
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