Foremost Electronics continues to add to its range of panel building accessories. A wide range of high-quality handles from MENTOR, one of the world's premier manufacturers, is now available from Foremost. The very diverse range of industrial, enclosure and equipment handles offer designers elegant and functional options to suit any application. It includes hundreds of plastic (including two-component and heat-resistant versions), anodised aluminium, chrome, steel and stainless-steel variants, all with multiple size options. MENTOR handles offer high-quality, elegant, ergonomic and comfortable styles which and can be configured to meet any dimensional requirement.
MENTOR's plastic handles are cost-effective, versatile and easy to install. The range offers many bow section designs using single-plastic or two-plastic construction including handles for various load capacities and temperature requirements. Versions made with highly durable heat resistant black Duroplastic type FS 31 offer a maximum operating temperature of 100degC.
Aluminium is a useful material for many handle applications offering lightness, strength and a high-quality surface finish. MENTOR's wide range of standard aluminium handles includes equipment handles, bow-type handles, fingertip handles, handle systems and folding handles. Colour-anodised versions are available with gloss or brushed finishes.
MENTOR's chrome handles are made from steel and are suitable for high load bearing and suitable for pulling, pushing and lifting actions in equipment and machinery applications while still being elegantly designed. Many types of chrome handles are available, including both straight and angled bow-types, as well as collapsible handles. Several styles are also available with plastic coating on the grip bar. The thin-coating, UL224 Polyolefine flame retardant, hand grips meeting E196690 approvals are available in black, red, white, blue, yellow, green, grey, orange and brown and have an operational temperature range of -55degC to +125degC.
Stainless steel handles are well suited for medical and catering applications and other product designs requiring elegance combined with strength. The standard range offers handles made of round or flat oval stainless steel, folding/collapsible handles and an easy to assemble modular handle system. The handles can be finished in matt, polished or uncoated stainless steel with several similar designs made in robust chrome-plated steel.
Alan Vincent, Sales Director of Foremost, comments: "Our enclosure and cabinet business is growing very rapidly, and our customers need high quality accessories to enhance the appearance and performance of their systems. MENTOR offer one of the most extensive ranges of handles available, making them an ideal partner for us to be able to offer a one stop shop for all of our customer's panel and enclosure requirements."
To see the MENTOR range of high-quality handles available from Foremost, please visit www.4most.co.uk.