What is quarter turn lock?

What is quarter turn lock?

A quarter turn lock is a type of lock that can be opened or closed with a simple 90-degree turn of a key or knob. The lock typically has a latch or bolt that extends into a strike plate or keeper, holding the door or other object in place until the lock is turned. When the lock is unlocked, the latch or bolt retracts, allowing the door to be opened.

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Fornd Industrial Technology Co., Ltd. was established in 2012 and is located in Xuzhou City, Jiangsu Province. It is the largest industrial cabinet lock company in China at present, and its main products include industrial cabinet locks, electronic locks, hinges, pulls, latches, etc. It is also a comprehensive industrial manufacturing enterprise with mature CNC machining production line, stamping production line, zinc and aluminum die-casting production line, injection molding production line, MIM and stainless steel casting production line. There are 15 technical developers working on a permanent basis. To meet the needs of customers in various industries for hardware products.

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A quarter turn lock is a type of locking mechanism that uses a key or a knob to rotate a cam or latch that secures a door or panel. The lock is called a quarter turn because it only requires a 90-degree rotation to lock or unlock the door or panel. These locks are commonly used in industrial and commercial settings, such as machinery enclosures, control panels, and electrical cabinets. They are designed to be quick and easy to use, with a simple quarter turn of the key or knob being enough to secure or release the locking mechanism. Quarter turn locks are available in a range of materials, including stainless steel, zinc, and plastic, and can be customized to suit specific applications and security requirements. They provide a secure and reliable locking solution for a wide range of applications, and are often favored for their ease of use and durability.

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Materials used to manufacture quarter turn latches range from stainless steel, die-cast zinc or steel. While stainless steel latches are naturally durable and corrosion resistant, common finishes for other materials include chrome finishes and black powder coatings. The use of topcoats on quarter turn latches can be used for both appearance and protection.

Quarter Turn Cam Latch can be used as a locking mechanism for numerous applications to hold closed all sorts, find the right product for your next project.

Quarter turn cam lock latches are available in a variety of types, T, L and wing handles as well as tool lock and key lock cam locks, perfect for many different applications, equipment and industries. 

Quarter-turn latches are simple and easy to use, with a multitude of possible applications. They can be combined with many types of handles and rods.Fornd corporation 1/4 turn cylinder cam locks have a variety of appearances, which meet the requirements of different functional installations in the industry. There are international standard tool type lock cores, double-wing handles, padlocks can be added, T-handles, different numbers of locks Heart type, knob type and special tool type lock cylinder.

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