New from machine element specialists Elesa is the TL series of latching clamps which are designed for light duty closure applications where quick opening is required – this includes packing cases, flight cases, boxes and commercial luggage. Nineteen new executions of latch clamp are featured in nickel-plated steel and in AISI 304 stainless steel for corrosion-susceptible environments. Closure elements feature wire or flat tensioners, or screw adjustable hook plates for more positive action. Locking options include pins or wire seals, also padlockable mechanisms for enhanced security. TL latch clamps provide a range of clamping loads from 400N up to 2000N to ensure that lids and covers, once shut, stay shut.