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Elesa [UK] LTD

Elesa is a supplier of a wide range of standard metal and plastic machine parts to the mechanical engineering industry.

A natural appreciation of quality design and ergonomic research; a business culture firmly focused on product quality; the recognition of its brands as guarantees of quality and reliability, the continuous attention to clients’ needs and a fast and careful service have made Elesa a reference point for designers and builders. More than 40,000 product codes, 180 patents and 38 international design awards produced with systems certified to ISO 9001, ISO14001 and ISO18001 all supported by a worldwide branch and distribution network offering localised stock and technical support.


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News from Elesa [UK] LTD

Standard machine elements from Elesa at Southern ManufacturingStandard machine elements from Elesa at Southern Manufacturing

The extensive Elesa range of standard machine elements on display at Southern Manufacturing is designed around the needs of manufacturing in all industry sectors. Products on show include the IP65-7 direct dial digital position indicators with electronic mechanism for easy set up and readout. (more...)

Elesa highlights standard machine elements at Southern ManufacturingElesa highlights standard machine elements at Southern Manufacturing

The extensive Elesa range of standard machine elements is designed around the needs of manufacturing in all industry sectors, many of which will be on display at the 2018 Southern Manufacturing Exhibition. This takes place on 6th – 8th February at FIVE, Farnborough. Featured on the Elesa (more...)

When colour is a valueWhen colour is a value

Among its over 40,000 product codes available in stock, Elesa offers an extensive selection of standard components, in the Elecolors chromatic range: orange, grey, yellow, blue, red and black. Livelier colours than the traditional grey and green ‘Reseda’, typical of the mechanical (more...)

CLEAN line clamping knobs and pull handles from ElesaCLEAN line clamping knobs and pull handles from Elesa

CLEAN line clamping knobs and pull handles from Elesa have been developed especially for applications on medical and hospital equipment and for use on food processing machines, whose parts for hygienic reasons, must be frequently cleaned. The solid shape of these standard elements are designed (more...)

Elesa Eleroll – roller and ball track transfer unitsElesa Eleroll – roller and ball track transfer units

The Elesa Eleroll modular roller and ball track transfer units offer quick easy installation and update for the smooth rolling movement of products in manufacturing and storage/distribution situations. They are excellent for the handling of delicate materials and require no maintenance – (more...)

Elesa highlights standard machine elements at Advanced EngineeringElesa highlights standard machine elements at Advanced Engineering

Much of the extensive Elesa range of standard machine elements are designed around the needs of the UK’s advanced engineering industries through the five sectors of aerospace, composites, automotive, performance metals and connected manufacturing. Featured on the Elesa stand will be the (more...)

Machine elements for processing and packaging machineryMachine elements for processing and packaging machinery

Much of the extensive Elesa range of standard machine elements are designed around the needs of processing and packaging machinery manufacturers, many of which will be on display at the 2017 PPMA Exhibition. This takes place on 26th - 28th September in the NEC, Birmingham. Featured on the Elesa (more...)

Elesa clamping lever handles and knobs include UL “V0”Elesa clamping lever handles and knobs include UL “V0”

Elesa is well known for the usability and style of its industrial components and this can be clearly seen in the GN 306 adjustable handles and VCT lobe knob ranges of complementary standard components. These are ideally suited to industrial applications on machines and equipment where quick (more...)

Elesa “V0” certified quarter-turn latches, locks and bridge handlesElesa “V0” certified quarter-turn latches, locks and bridge handles

“V0” certification to UL-94 V is an increasingly common requirement for equipment in the electrical sector – so Elesa are delighted to offer yet more quarter-turn latch hardware and bridge/pull handles in their AE-V0 series. The range includes the CMT.AE-V0 lever latch with novel (more...)

New Elesa retained clamping screws for equipment assemblyNew Elesa retained clamping screws for equipment assembly

The new Elesa GN 653.2 retained screws with knurled grip knob provide an elegant solution to problems of mounting/demounting brackets, components, instruments etc. for rapid removal without the risk of losing the clamping knob in the process. This is a common requirement in Food and Medical (more...)

New ATEX hydraulic accessories from ElesaNew ATEX hydraulic accessories from Elesa

ATEX regulations are related to requirements for dealing with potential explosive atmospheres and have led Elesa to introduce a range of appropriate hydraulic components for use in systems complying with these regulations. This is expected to include many pumps, anti-spark installations, oil and (more...)

Elesa breather caps and level indicators hit the mark for Sarum HydraulicsElesa breather caps and level indicators hit the mark for Sarum Hydraulics

Elesa filler breathers and level indicators have been an important part of specialist hydraulic hand pumps, pressure testing units and dispensing equipment from Sarum Hydraulics for 30 years. This is a long term relationship based on quality components, leading design style and reliability of (more...)

Elesa breather caps and level indicators hit the mark for Sarum HydraulicsElesa breather caps and level indicators hit the mark for Sarum Hydraulics

Elesa filler breathers and level indicators have been an important part of specialist hydraulic hand pumps, pressure testing units and dispensing equipment from Sarum Hydraulics for 30 years. This is a long term relationship based on quality components, leading design style and reliability of (more...)

Profile compatible interlock hinges, panel support clamps, hinges, corner brackets and handles for safety workstations from ElesaProfile compatible interlock hinges, panel support clamps, hinges, corner brackets and handles for safety workstations from Elesa

The Elesa range of high performing machine guard safety components is designed for compatibility with the most common aluminium profile systems used for machine guarding, equipment mounting and workstation construction. Elesa (UK) MD Nigel Pritchett explained: “Out of the whole range we (more...)

New plastic hinges and mounting adjustment devicesNew plastic hinges and mounting adjustment devices

Industrial component and standard machine element manufacturer Elesa recently launched their new CFAX plastic hinge in high resilience polyamide technopolymer designed for enclosures, cabinets and machine access panels. The CFAX range offers wide angle opening (215°) and secure rear mounted (more...)

New latch clamps from ElesaNew latch clamps from Elesa

The new Elesa range of latch clamps with safety release trigger offer easy installation and robust operation of industrial jigs, fixtures and fittings, or for temporary assembly and closure of packing containers. They are ideal for torsioning of covers and frameworks or for applications where high (more...)

High performing stainless steel standard components from ElesaHigh performing stainless steel standard components from Elesa

The Elesa stainless steel program of standard components offers high performance in all areas – they are rugged and corrosion-resistant, with classic design style so as to enhance any equipment to which they are fitted. Spoked handwheels, locking lobe knobs and hook clamps are coupled with (more...)

Enclosure hardware to protect both users and equipmentEnclosure hardware to protect both users and equipment

Modern electronic controls are traditionally housed in large enclosures or cabinets – and sometimes desks or other custom panels. These enclosures not only have to protect the sensitive electronics within, but also increasingly have to a barrier to unauthorised interference, as well as playing (more...)

Elesa IP65 security products – locking T handles, swing handles and quarter-turn locksElesa IP65 security products – locking T handles, swing handles and quarter-turn locks

Elesa provide a range of IP65 security locking handles, swing handles and ¼ turn locks/latches for equipment such as enclosures, cabinets, machine controls and access panels. Their CSMH IP65 flush-mounted latch with pop-out T handle is an excellent example of functionality and style. It is (more...)

High performing soft-touch operating elements and clamping componentsHigh performing soft-touch operating elements and clamping components

These Elesa grip knobs, control knobs and handles represent their "Soft" line – commonly known as ‘soft-touch’, these new elements have been developed for use on machinery and equipment requiring frequent tightening, or for applications subject to severe stress. The major (more...)

High quality bull’s eye spirit levels from ElesaHigh quality bull’s eye spirit levels from Elesa

Elesa’s new BEL series of Bull’s eye circular spirit levels provide high quality centre bubble levelling in a variety of easy mounting formats, for use where frequent relocation is foreseen or where exact level is required to be checked – for example on portable equipment or (more...)

Magnets from Elesa – temporary fixings for instruments to signageMagnets from Elesa – temporary fixings for instruments to signage

Elesa permanent magnets offer a simple way of providing temporary fixing for workpieces, instruments, gauges, covers, doors, signs or drawers. They offer a range of closure from low to extremely high adhesive force in a very small footprint – giving easy manual placement or concealed closure (more...)

New Elesa MLP side handles with finger protectionNew Elesa MLP side handles with finger protection

Elesa’s new MLP reinforced polyamide handles are designed to protect the user while lifting boxes, cases, equipment etc. Their aesthetic design allows them to visually blend into equipment while their rounded form minimises vulnerability to damage. MLP handles are ergonomically designed for (more...)

n line visual flow indicators from Elesan line visual flow indicators from Elesa

The new Elesa HVF in line visual flow indicators complement the company’s range of hydraulic accessories. These indicators are a simple, cost-effective means of checking correct operation of many fluid systems and so protecting associated equipment from the consequences of flow stoppages. (more...)

New Elesa support clamps for machine guard panels and wire meshNew Elesa support clamps for machine guard panels and wire mesh

The new PPR series of support clamps from Elesa provide a quick and robust mounting method for plain panels or wire mesh as an aid to ensuring compliance with machine safety requirements such as ISO 13857 para 4.2.4. They are also suitable for architectural panels and similar, e.g. for stair panels, (more...)

New circular toothed clamping plates from ElesaNew circular toothed clamping plates from Elesa

Elesa’s new range of circular toothed clamping plates enable quick, accurate and robust positioning of equipment which may be fixed permanently or then quickly changed if required and indexed for dis-assembly and re-assembly. They provide adjustment in 6° increments for correct angular (more...)

Elesa VCT-LP series retained lobe knobsElesa VCT-LP series retained lobe knobs

“Where did I put that knob?” – well Elesa have the answer – by putting a chain on their VCT-LP lobe knobs they have ensured that these vital clamping components need never be lost in the course of adjustment or disassembly/assembly. The VCT range of male/female lobe knobs (more...)

Elesa Direct Drive IP65/7 Electronic Position Indicator for 20mm shaftsElesa Direct Drive IP65/7 Electronic Position Indicator for 20mm shafts

The new DD52R-E from Elesa fits larger 20mm dia. shafts while offering IP65 or IP67 sealing for arduous environments on industrial equipment of all kinds where high accuracy measurement of shaft position is required. This enables machine setting, counting or position monitoring to be achieved while (more...)

Stainless steel 3 lobe clamping knobs from ElesaStainless steel 3 lobe clamping knobs from Elesa

The new Elesa VMT-SST three lobe clamping knobs in stainless steel offer strength and ease of operation – even with bulky work gloves. Their rugged design presents a smooth external appearance with no recesses or voids. This prevents unhealthy residues from collecting and ensures quick easy (more...)

Magnetic plugs collect particles inside machineryMagnetic plugs collect particles inside machinery

Elesa’s new range of magnetic plugs collect ferrous/magnetic particles inside machinery such as gearboxes, engines, pumps and so on which are subject to wear. Once collected about the magnetic core of the plug these particles are separated from lubricating/hydraulic oil and are thus not able (more...)

Easy installation of lifting lock pins from ElesaEasy installation of lifting lock pins from Elesa

The tough new Elesa GN 1130 lifting lock pins enable quick installation on heavy equipment, for lifting either axially or at up to 90° for use with specialised lifting equipment. The GN 1130 is suitable for secure lifting of goods and equipment on a permanent or temporary basis with fast (more...)

Elesa announce new LV.FO series high stability equipment mounting feetElesa announce new LV.FO series high stability equipment mounting feet

The new Elesa LV series of high stability mounting feet features an asymmetric foot design incorporating screw-down pads for positive positioning (with one or two screws) and much enhanced structural integrity for applications such as conveyors and other vibration prone equipment. Moulded feet in (more...)

Accessories for hydraulic systems – a comprehensive catalogue from ElesaAccessories for hydraulic systems – a comprehensive catalogue from Elesa

Manufacturers and maintenance engineers of hydraulic systems will find the new Elesa Accessories catalogue invaluable as a comprehensive source of information on standard hydraulic accessory components and for detailed specification. Elesa hydraulic accessories are suited to fixed or mobile systems (more...)

Elesa launches 270° adjustable friction hingeElesa launches 270° adjustable friction hinge

The new Elesa CMUF 270° hinge offers a simple way of supporting flaps, panels, hatches and doors in a desired position against the effect of gravity or limited external forces. The CMUF can in some instances negate the need for hatch springs or gas struts. The CMUF allows for simple friction (more...)

New Elesa catalogue brings together industrial handles for special applicationsNew Elesa catalogue brings together industrial handles for special applications

Elesa’s new catalogue brings together a lot of very full information about their special application handles, so providing a single source reference for many high quality items with typical stylish design. Well known as a market leading standard component supplier, Elesa have an extensive (more...)

Elesa Standard Machining Service saves time, eliminates waste, cuts costsElesa Standard Machining Service saves time, eliminates waste, cuts costs

Elesa offers a fast turn-around machining service for its standard machine elements such as handwheels (2, 3, 4 spoke and solid), also crank handles, clamping knobs with bored insert, as well as 3 arm lobe knobs and tri-lobe knobs which ensures quick and correct fitment to the operating shaft. The (more...)

New IP65 flush fit compression T bar latch from ElesaNew IP65 flush fit compression T bar latch from Elesa

The new CSMH from Elesa is a flush mounting compression latch with pop-out T bar handle that offers IP65 protection from dust and water ingress. Ease of use is provided by the T handle which operates the compression latching over a range adjustable from 13mm to 75mm. This ensures soft closure with (more...)

New Elesa MO series horizontal toggle clamps with anti-release triggerNew Elesa MO series horizontal toggle clamps with anti-release trigger

Elesa’s new MO series horizontal toggle clamps feature the MOAS and MOBS stainless steel designs with in-built safety latch which prevents accidental opening when subjected to strong vibrations or side forces. Their low profile is ideal for confined areas and for mounting on expansive flat (more...)

Elesa UC Series flange mount shaft bearings – self-align for easy fitmentElesa UC Series flange mount shaft bearings – self-align for easy fitment

Elesa’s new UC range of self-aligning flange bearings offer easy installation for rotating shafts on equipment such as conveyor systems, where their tolerant fit and protected bearings enable quick, simple assembly or replacement. Natural shaft alignment up to ±2.5 degrees off centre, (more...)

Elesa bridge pull handle with integrated micro switch for remote operationElesa bridge pull handle with integrated micro switch for remote operation

Elesa’s new EBR-SW bridge pull handle enables remote electrical operation of safety interlocking and multiple latching systems while one-handedly opening the related door or safety panel. This is relevant to industrial controls in particular where its IP65 rating also ensures that the EBR-SW (more...)

Elesa EBP Bridge Handles with anti-microbial and flexible featuresElesa EBP Bridge Handles with anti-microbial and flexible features

Elesa’s EBP range of bridge type pull handles in glass fibre reinforced polyamide has been augmented with two new versions: The .SAN which incorporates silver ions in an organic ceramic base to provide anti-microbial protection for use in areas where hygiene and sanitary concerns are (more...)

Innovative Pneumatic Switch Bridge Handle from ElesaInnovative Pneumatic Switch Bridge Handle from Elesa

The new EBR-PN bridge pull handle from Elesa enables use of remote air control for interlocking, multiple latching systems etc. where electrical systems are not considered safe or where they may be subject to corrosion. Push button operation of the integral valve, together with manually gripping the (more...)

Stop lock keeps position under vibrationStop lock keeps position under vibration

The Elesa GN 720 stop lock series keep doors and draws closed under strong vibration conditions by virtue of their robust design and simple indexing at 90° intervals. Heavy duty construction in stainless steel and zinc die with an epoxy resin coating makes these stop locks suitable for (more...)

Elesa TLR tensile compensated hook clamp is vibration resistantElesa TLR tensile compensated hook clamp is vibration resistant

The Elesa TLR hook clamp in steel and in stainless steel incorporates a spring compensation system which adapts to vibration and to movement in doors or lids to maintain a consistent sealing force. These TLR spring retainers are suitable for panels on specialist vehicles such as emergency service or (more...)

Elesa Torque Amplifier Collar doubles clamping forceElesa Torque Amplifier Collar doubles clamping force

The Elesa torque amplifier collar, when used in conjunction with clamping handles and clamping knobs, enables clamping forces to be doubled compared with non-amplified manual operation. The collar facilitates easier operation and saves space, since a smaller handle may be used for the same effect. (more...)

New Elesa catalogue - Accessories for hydraulic systemsNew Elesa catalogue - Accessories for hydraulic systems

All of Elesa's popular hydraulic systems related products have now been brought together in this convenient 140 page catalogue. Available on request from Elesa UK the new catalogue uses their graphic indexing approach to guide engineers and buyers through their wide range of oil plugs, breather (more...)

Elesa’s new VTT three-lobe handwheel for frequently cleaned environmentsElesa’s new VTT three-lobe handwheel for frequently cleaned environments

The new VTT three-lobe handwheel from Elesa is a highly functional and attractive component for equipment in industries where frequently cleaning, perhaps with water jets or steam, is required, such as bottling plants, canning lines, filling and packaging, dispensing and tableting machines. (more...)

Direct drive electronic position indicatorsDirect drive electronic position indicators

Elesa has recently extended its range of electronic position indicators by introducing the new DD52R-E that joins the DD51-E model. Elesa electronic position indicators are characterized for their wide orientable display, that ensures excellent readability even from a distance and from different (more...)

New standard elements for the processing and packaging industriesNew standard elements for the processing and packaging industries

Pretty much every machine in the processing and packaging industries from bottling machines to conveyors makes extensive use of standard machine components in dealing with rotating shafts or clamping adjustment. The two new products from Elesa, on display this year at PPMA (NEC 29 Sept - 1 Oct stand (more...)

Quick assembly IP65 1/4 turn locking latches from ElesaQuick assembly IP65 1/4 turn locking latches from Elesa

Elesa's new series CQ and CSL series IP65 latches incorporate an ingenious quick assembly spring clip mechanism which accommodates door panel thicknesses from 1mm to 2mm with a simple insert and press fitting process - no lock nuts are required as the saw tooth springs take up the recessing (more...)

Quick Catalogue from Elesa speeds product reference for standard machine elementsQuick Catalogue from Elesa speeds product reference for standard machine elements

The comprehensive range of Elesa standard machine elements comes with their new Quick Catalogue which references thirteen product families from handwheels and clamping knobs to clamping levers and handles in lift and pull or fixed/revolving styles.Packed into a compact 36 pages with Elesa's easy to (more...)

Quick assembly IP65 quarter turn locking latches from ElesaQuick assembly IP65 quarter turn locking latches from Elesa

Elesa's new series CQ and CSL series IP65 latches incorporate an ingenious quick assembly spring clip mechanism which accommodates door panel thicknesses from 1mm to 2mm with a simple insert and press fitting process - no lock nuts are required as the saw tooth springs take up the recessing (more...)

Connecting rods and clamping system for equipment mountingConnecting rods and clamping system for equipment mounting

The Elesa GN series of connecting clamps and rods offers a highly versatile and robust mounting system for equipment in industrial, laboratory and related situations.The system comprises a wide range of clamping plates - with base for fixing a rod to the floor or a machine - plus a wide variety of (more...)

Cost-reduced Q series levelling feet from ElesaCost-reduced Q series levelling feet from Elesa

Elesa have announced their introduction of the new AISI 304 stainless steel levelling elements series LSQ.A-SST, LVQ.A-SST and LVQ.F-SST to extend their range at an even better price/performance point.The new levelling feet adopt the new SMQ-SST threaded stems with adjusting square rather than the (more...)

Elesa Ball Lock Pins make positive fixing quick and safeElesa Ball Lock Pins make positive fixing quick and safe

Elesa's new range of GN 113 Ball Lock Pins are available in sizes and materials suited to fixing of vehicle parts and panels, work pieces and jig location, up to heavy duty use in temporary load bearing situations such as lighting towers, staging, gantries, winch tripods and similar. In all cases (more...)

Elesa introduces TL series hook (toggle) clampsElesa introduces TL series hook (toggle) clamps

The TL series hook (toggle) clamps from Elesa include adjustable flat clamps and non-adjustable spring hook types for lighter duty use. The adjustable TLM and TLN items have turnbuckle adjustment and rigid construction to enable high tension fixing of components such as work pieces, mould components (more...)

Elesa LMR non-slip levelling feet take custom shaftsElesa LMR non-slip levelling feet take custom shafts

The new Elesa LMR levelling feet with non-slip base are especially designed to offer users the extra facility to fit custom length shafts for those awkward occasions when extra height or a special configuration is required with in-built levelling functionality.The LMR feet in steel or stainless (more...)

Spoked handwheels for food, pharmaceutical and medical industriesSpoked handwheels for food, pharmaceutical and medical industries

The popular fixed and folding handle versions of Elesa's VRTP spoked handwheels are now available in solid section material certified in compliance with the US FDA (Food and Drug Administration). The cavity free design, combined with all metal components in food grade 304 or 316 stainless steel, (more...)

New Elesa catalogue extends to more than 30,000 product codesNew Elesa catalogue extends to more than 30,000 product codes

The Elesa 151 catalogue has grown with the release of their 151.2 supplement, now taking their standard equipment parts range to more than 30,000 individual product codes. The 151.2 hard copy supplement is available free of charge on request from www.elesa.co.uk - it contains a wealth of technical (more...)

Elesa flush pull handles with snap-in assembly and integral locksElesa flush pull handles with snap-in assembly and integral locks

The newly announced Elesa PR-CH flush pull handles save time and money on assembly of the sheet metal lift-off panels and doors commonly used on machinery of many types to cover equipment as a protective element. They are suited for machine access panels and guarding - also for maintenance doors (more...)

New polyamide handles from ElesaNew polyamide handles from Elesa

The I.780 handles from Elesa in elegantly styled glass reinforced polyamide technopolymer are designed for machines and equipment in a wide variety of environments - offering as they do resistance to solvents, oils, greases and many other typical industrial chemicals.They are available in black or (more...)

New Elesa website makes life easier for manufacturersNew Elesa website makes life easier for manufacturers

The Elesa website (www.elesa.co.uk) has been completely rebuilt with clearer, higher performance and more comprehensive coverage of the Elesa range of standard machine components. It is expected that design engineers and buyers will find this treasure trove of information quick and easy to navigate (more...)

New latch clamps from Elesa with safety locksNew latch clamps from Elesa with safety locks

Elesa MTL and MTB series latch clamps provide quick action adjustable clamping and release with an integral 2 stage button mechanism to prevent accidental opening by "knocking off" of the lever. This safety feature is positioned so that single hand operation is maintained.MTL series are heavy duty (more...)

Versatile IP65/67 direct drive electronic position indicatorVersatile IP65/67 direct drive electronic position indicator

Elesa's new IP65/67 DD51-E electronic position indicator offers all the usability and accuracy of its forerunners plus added versatility and convenience in a single compact specification. The DD51-E is a battery powered direct drive unit which can be used on machine shafts in any position to provide (more...)

Clamping levers up to 8kNClamping levers up to 8kN

Elesa's new GN 927 series clamping levers provide quick, easy clamping forces up to 8kN in situations as diverse as disability equipment, jig fixing and component/assembly work holding. GN 927 clamping levers are particularly suitable for quick clamping. Turning the support bushing allows the (more...)

Elesa Panel Support Clamp judged PPMA "Most Innovative Auxiliary Equipment"Elesa Panel Support Clamp judged PPMA "Most Innovative Auxiliary Equipment"

Elesa (UK)'s Panel Support Clamp was winner of the "Most Innovative Auxiliary Equipment" category at the PPMA Show 2014 Awards - presented by Rory Bremner.The judges were impressed with Elesa's panel support clamp, stating that "whilst it appears to be quite a modest item (more...)

Tubular handle with high electrical insulation propertiesTubular handle with high electrical insulation properties

Elesa's new M.1043-HEI handle features intrinsically high electrical insulation by virtue of its material construction. This is expected to be of significant value in applications around equipment dealing with high power monitoring and control, e.g. in the electrical power generation and (more...)

High accuracy, non-contact magnetic position indicatorHigh accuracy, non-contact magnetic position indicator

The new magnetic measurement system from Elesa utilises a magnetic band and non-contact sensor to provide highly accurate repeatable measurements for industries such as furniture/wood working, window frame assembly, steel frame builders etc. Typically the magnetic strip is fixed to the machine bed, (more...)

Modular roller tracks from ElesaModular roller tracks from Elesa

The novel ELEROLL modular roller track system from Elesa includes hard thermoplastic and soft-touch elastomer rollers plus omnidirectional ball rollers. It is unusual in that it is supplied as lengths of modular track which can be cut down or simply clipped together to suit the installation (more...)

Super-Technopolymer as a substitute for metal/stainless steel in standard machine componentsSuper-Technopolymer as a substitute for metal/stainless steel in standard machine components

Elesa have extensive experience in the development and use of advanced engineering plastics as alternatives to traditional metal standard components for machinery and industrial/scientific equipment. In this new whitepaper Elesa UK MD Nigel Pritchett describes the new Super-Technopolymers used as (more...)

Whitepaper: Super-Technopolymer as a substitute for metal/stainless steel componentsWhitepaper: Super-Technopolymer as a substitute for metal/stainless steel components

Elesa have extensive experience in the development and use of advanced engineering plastics as alternatives to traditional metal standard components for machinery and industrial/scientific equipment. In this whitepaper Elesa UK MD Nigel Pritchett describes the new Super-Technopolymers used as (more...)

Kit turns column indicators electronicKit turns column indicators electronic

The popular Elesa HCK column level indicator series between 127mm and 508mm length can now be ordered or retro-fitted with an electronic sensing and control kit. The SLCK kit includes a magnetic float and two off sensors which fit behind the visual column - plus a pair of spacers to distance the (more...)

New MP series folding handles from ElesaNew MP series folding handles from Elesa

The MP series folding handles recently announced by Elesa come in two formats - the surface mount MPE and the MPR with recessed tray. Both types feature comfortable design of handle with integral return spring. This makes them suitable for application on flight cases and other luggage/packing type (more...)

IP65 quarter-turn, quick-fit latches from ElesaIP65 quarter-turn, quick-fit latches from Elesa

Elesa's new range of IP65 quarter-turn, quick-fit latches are suitable for enclosures, cabinets, machine guards, access panels etc. in industrial environments, both indoor and outdoor.The range features an integral pull handle and quick insertion design (removable with a simple tool). Multiple (more...)

Light duty levelling feet from ElesaLight duty levelling feet from Elesa

The LX series levelling feet from Elesa are designed as light duty components with adjuster moulded into the foot. They are suited to application on instrumentation housings, office desking, bench top equipment, portable stands and displays or similar.LX levelling elements feature 25mm or 40mm dia. (more...)

New IP65 stainless steel compression lever latch from ElesaNew IP65 stainless steel compression lever latch from Elesa

Elesa's new MDA.LS-SST is a rugged compression lever latch in stainless steel with a glass reinforced polyamide hand knob. It is intended for frames and doors requiring gasket pull down for improved sealing, or for vibration resistance to ensure door security in high vibration applications.The (more...)

Lock pins available in steel and stainlessLock pins available in steel and stainless

The new GN214.3 (stainless) and GN214.2 (steel) lock pins just announced by Elesa are said to be ideal for use in situations such as fitment of lighting equipment, temporary stages, gantries and race vehicle bodies for the secure location of equipment. They provide a quick temporary fix of heavy (more...)

Elesa tubular handles with adjustable mountsElesa tubular handles with adjustable mounts

Elesa's new GN333.3 tubular aluminium handles feature moveable shank mountings with polyamide end caps. They are available in straight lengths or with custom bends and are expected to be of value in many applications from architectural hand rails such as lifts, stairs etc., and onto machinery (more...)

New stainless steel eccentric cam clamping levers from ElesaNew stainless steel eccentric cam clamping levers from Elesa

Quick clamping in arduous environments is now easier as a result of Elesa's introduction of their GN927.5 series of standard flip-up action stainless steel clamping levers. These quick action clamp handles in high grade AISI CF-8 and AISI 303 make fast work of repetitive adjustments and other (more...)

New push-push indexing plungers from ElesaNew push-push indexing plungers from Elesa

The new metal GN514 series of push-push indexing plungers from Elesa provides the option of hand or foot operation where push-to-lock and push-to-disengage operation is a big advantage. Applications include rotating fireplaces or filing cabinets - tambas - where the operator may be required to reach (more...)

Flush pull handles with snap-in assembly from ElesaFlush pull handles with snap-in assembly from Elesa

The new PR-PF range of flush pull handles in 92mm and 137mm sizes feature simple snap-in assembly for light industrial applications such as lift-off panels, drawers, removable access hatches on ducting/air conditioning systems - as well as for lifting of light equipment or cases.The PR-PF handles (more...)

New clamping device for round shafts from ElesaNew clamping device for round shafts from Elesa

The ingenious GN928 launched recently by Elesa is a novel clamping device to be incorporated into equipment mountings, e.g. machine vice or similar, where frequent readjustment is required for the quick and precise operation of a mounting shaft/tubular shaft.The GN928 in 8 to 30mm dia, sizes fits (more...)

Castors and wheels

Elesa's new 60 plus page catalogue of industrial castors and wheels covers a greatly extended range - by almost 50% - especially focussed on the heavy duty end RE.F series with up to 25,000N dynamic carrying capacity. It is available free on application or by download. The heavy duty RE.F4-WEH (more...)

Elesa family of stainless steel standard componentsElesa family of stainless steel standard components

The extremely large Elesa range of industrial standard components in metal and high grade reinforced plastic is well known - but what is less well known is the continuing rapid growth in their range of Stainless Steel standard components in AISI grades 301, 303, 304 and 316. These have been (more...)

Flanged mini indexing plungers from ElesaFlanged mini indexing plungers from Elesa

Assembly of indexing plungers onto thin sheet material is a problem addressed with Elesa's new GN822.8 flanged mini units which are well suited to use on jigs, tools and other industrial equipment for quick accurate positioning to pre-established indexes.Mounting on thin sheet is facilitated by (more...)

IP67 safety switch and hinge from ElesaIP67 safety switch and hinge from Elesa

Combining multiple functions has many advantages for installers and operators so that the Elesa CFSW-110 IP67 180° hinge has been designed with its own built-in multiple safety switch, in order that in the event of accidental opening of a control cabinet door, machine panel or safety door, it (more...)

Locks, latches and hinges for enclosuresLocks, latches and hinges for enclosures

Elesa's range of locks, latches, hinges and associated hardware provides a valuable package of enclosure oriented components for the panel builder and specialist equipment manufacturer alike, who need to deal with door and inspection panel closure or similar. Plastic, steel and stainless steel (more...)

Magnet range provides permanent fixing for industryMagnet range provides permanent fixing for industry

Elesa's range of high quality permanent magnets in sintered hard ferrite, Aluminium nickel cobalt (AINiCo), Samarium cobalt (SmCo) and Neodymium iron boron (NdFeB) offer simple solutions to many problems of long-lasting fixing. Thanks to their structure they have one adhesive surface only with (more...)

Modern attractive two-spoke handwheel solutionModern attractive two-spoke handwheel solution

Elesa's range of handwheels is pretty comprehensive and now also includes the thoroughly modern 2 spoke highly aesthetic GN 924 aluminium design suited to so many industrial applications where the style of the machine it is fitted to reflects the quality and performance of the complete equipment (more...)

New Elesa safety indexing plungersNew Elesa safety indexing plungers

The new GN414 range of safety indexing plungers from Elesa are designed for industrial applications in the machine tool and general engineering industries for location of jigs and other equipment where quick, accurate location is required, examples being medical or food trolleys and similar.The (more...)

New finger pull handles from ElesaNew finger pull handles from Elesa

Elesa's new Finger Pull handles are available in both chrome finished and in stainless steel, which is suitable for food processing, offshore and pharmaceutical industries where hygiene or corrosion considerations call for the characteristics of stainless steel.The GN224.1 is Elesa's (more...)

New size flush pull handles for clean environmentsNew size flush pull handles for clean environments

Elesa have recently expanded their EPR-PF series of snap-in flush fit pull handles with 3 versions of the industry standard type to fit a 110x50mm cutout. This style of handle is used extensively in many areas of industry and especially in machinery access panels on machine tools and related (more...)

New slotted control knobs in stainless steelNew slotted control knobs in stainless steel

Elesa's range of stainless steel standard components is enhanced with their new GN 436 series of grub screw fitted control knobs with slots (or flutes) down the sides for fine dextral control. These AISI 304 knobs offer corrosion resistance in arduous environments such as outdoor or clean-down (more...)

Shoulder screws from Elesa with collarShoulder screws from Elesa with collar

Elesa has announced their GN732 plain shoulder screws with collar, together with their industry standard ISO 7379 version with polished bearing surface. These are commonly used throughout engineering to provide accurate fixing, while leaving a component free to move. Typically they are found in (more...)

Solid aluminium handwheels rangeSolid aluminium handwheels range

The Elesa GN 923 range of solid aluminium handwheels suits spindles and controls on a wide range of industrial machines where a non-spoked design is required, perhaps for reasons of safety or aesthetics.The GN 923-A version features a plain face with internally scalloped rear rim to aid manual grip (more...)

Stainless steel handwheels for specialist applicationsStainless steel handwheels for specialist applications

The Elesa GN 950 series of stainless steel three spoked handwheels represents the ultimate execution for high end applications in the food industry, chemical, offshore and other demanding environments. The AISI 316 grade handwheels are suited to use on external pipeline valves or where there are (more...)

Vibration damping componentsVibration damping components

Vibration damping components are a mature and pretty ubiquitous item - often hidden away inside or under engines, motors, fans or similar - so it is exciting to see this high performance range from Elesa who are market leaders in production of standard machine parts from handles to handwheels - and (more...)

Vibration damping componentsVibration damping components

Vibration damping components are a mature and pretty ubiquitous item - often hidden away inside or under engines, motors, fans or similar - so it is exciting to see this high performance range from Elesa. The company has included this complete range of damper and cushioning elements with steel and (more...)

Frame tube joiners and end caps from ElesaFrame tube joiners and end caps from Elesa

The latest offering from standard component leaders Elesa comprises a range of square and round tube expander connectors matched with both expander and push fit end caps. The range is designed to make it simple for users to construct robust joints in standard round and square tubes for light duty (more...)

Column level indicators with Oil and Glycol capabilitiesColumn level indicators with Oil and Glycol capabilities

Column level indicators are a simple, well proven and fairly ubiquitous solution to fluid level monitoring, so it is interesting to find a new design from standard component market leaders Elesa. Their new HCK range offers polycarbonate shielding and a graduated easy to read screen as standard in (more...)

Light to heavy duty industrial castorsLight to heavy duty industrial castors

From light through medium to heavy duty industrial applications, Elesa's castor range spans from the RE.E3 (at up to 250kg per wheel) via the RE.FF (up to 750kg per wheel) and on to the RE.F5 (over 750kg per wheel).The range addresses applications such as manually manoeuvred trolleys, barrows or (more...)

Machine guarding componentsMachine guarding components

Machine guarding systems are becoming much more refined and widespread as we all deal with the increasingly sophisticated implications of social and technical trends in industry, from manufacturing to packaging and processing. All of which trends naturally come with their own developing technical (more...)

Round and square height leveling end capsRound and square height leveling end caps

The new NDA series polyamide end caps have an integral light duty levelling foot for height adjustment, which makes them ideal for many office and other light industrial applications such as desks, screens, partitions, instrumentation and exhibitions.The NDA.T is for round tubes from 20mm to 50mm (more...)

Rubber wheeled castors from ElesaRubber wheeled castors from Elesa

Elesa is delighted to include both the RE.E2 industrial castor and the RE.C7 anti-marking castor in their range featuring vulcanised rubber tyres. The RE.E2 is a high performing light duty castor with soft wheels suited to most flooring types. It is excellent on tiles, asphalt, cement-resin, (more...)

New vulcanised rubber wheeled castors from ElesaNew vulcanised rubber wheeled castors from Elesa

The new RE-E2 industrial castor from Elesa is a high performing light duty castor with soft wheels suited to most flooring types. It is excellent on tiles, asphalt, cement-resin, expanded metal or even unpaved floor areas where its' smooth operation and good grip levels will be greatly (more...)

Elesa at PPMAElesa at PPMA

Elesa will have an intriguing selection of new products on their stand this year at PPMA Exhibition on 27th - 29th September at the NEC, Birmingham. The style, quality and competitive value for which they are well known will again be represented in a new PC panel support clamp for machinery (more...)

Indexing plungers with clamp plus added safety functionIndexing plungers with clamp plus added safety function

Elesa's new GN7336.7 indexing plungers with clamp knob are used to position, to lock and to make secure elements whose position needs to be changed such as guides, plates etc. By axially lifting the knob, the spring pressure is overcome; hence the plunger is retracted, allowing the positioning (more...)

Lobe knobs with cushioned bolt

Elesa's new introduction to their proven and popular VC series of lobe knobs features an acetal resin cushioning stud mounted into the end of a stainless steel bolt. This, coupled with the multi-lobe knob design, enables strong clamping force while cushioning the surface contact and avoiding (more...)

New clamping components enhance Elesa's adjustable mounting systemNew clamping components enhance Elesa's adjustable mounting system

Elesa's adjustable mounting system just got a whole lot more adjustable - by virtue of a new selection of MSM referenced components which include a clamping base, sensor holding clamps, connecting tubes, L brackets, 2-way connecting clamps, flanged bolts and square mounting tube.Elesa's new (more...)

New clamping hand knobs from ElesaNew clamping hand knobs from Elesa

Elesa are delighted to announce the introduction of the new CTL.476 and CTL.476p to their range of clamping hand knobs. While the CTL.476/p are probably more recognizable as a wing knob/wing nut - they compliment the whole Elesa series of lobe knobs, fluted grip knobs and scallop knobs for manual (more...)

New detent position hinges know their placeNew detent position hinges know their place

The CFV range of glass reinforced polyamide hinges from Elesa are great at "knowing their place" - just open the door for them to click-and-hold in any of four positions. This feature allows unimpeded access to equipment where otherwise nuisance door closure would be experienced, perhaps (more...)

New levelling feed with ground fixingNew levelling feed with ground fixing

Sometimes it is important to secure levelling feet to the floor - to stop them "walking" with the movement of the equipment or machine - so maintaining alignment in production or transfer lines for example.The new LMR.F levelling elements from Elesa offer just this facility. They are (more...)

Semi-split set collar clamping assembliesSemi-split set collar clamping assemblies

Semi-split set collars are a common way of providing end stops on shafts or for fixing components such as end limit switches without the necessity of additional machining in a damage-free way. These new semi-split set collars from Elesa offer high performance at lower cost by virtue of the precision (more...)

Retracted rest spring plungers offer safety and security in oneRetracted rest spring plungers offer safety and security in one

Further adding to the functionality of their GN816 indexing plungers (with protruding rest position), they have now greatly extended the range with a compatible GN816.1 variant offering a retracted rest position.The GN816.1 maintains the safety rest feature complete with security key option. This (more...)

IP67 safety switch from ElesaIP67 safety switch from Elesa

The new Elesa CFSW IP67 180° hinge has its own built-in multiple safety switch, so that in the event of accidental opening of a control cabinet door, machine panel or safety door, it automatically shuts off the power so protecting the operators of machinery and production equipment. The CFSW is (more...)

White paper on hinging from ElesaWhite paper on hinging from Elesa

Elesa are delighted to have increased their range of plastic, metal and stainless steel hinges with many standard variants, including specialist types. The Elesa range now includes:The CF series - with the CF itself offering tamper-proof and double pivot hinges, as well as the CFH type in especially (more...)

New mini indexing plungers from ElesaNew mini indexing plungers from Elesa

Mini indexing plungers are a vital part of many machines as they offer a quick, tool-free and positive positioning system in a very small package, consistent with standard engineering practices and suitable for fitment to even thin gauge sheet metal down to 3.5mm.GN822.1 series feature steel or (more...)

Corrosion resistant folding handles from ElesaCorrosion resistant folding handles from Elesa

Standard element specialists Elesa are pleased to announce a new GN425.5 range of corrosion-resistant folding handles in stainless steel and polyamide. These folding handles offer major benefits in space saving and safety in confined spaces such crowded workplaces, narrow corridors or similar.The (more...)

New stop locks from Elesa keep things in placeNew stop locks from Elesa keep things in place

For the location and retention of drawers, access panels, doors etc., Elesa's new GN702 four position indexing stop locks are a low cost and simple solution. Stop locks having a standard red latch with black mounting flange are used extensively on aircraft, fire engines, ambulances and similar (more...)

Positioning at the flick of a fingerPositioning at the flick of a finger

Standard element market leaders Elesa are pleased to announce their new GN612.8 range of cam action indexing plungers which are considered ideal for location of equipment on machine tools, work jigs and other situations where the locking pin must not protrude all the time. By simply rotating the (more...)

Quick release set collars from ElesaQuick release set collars from Elesa

Equipment with rotating shafts often requires adjustment of the shaft end float or position of its mounted parts - from actuating arms to gear wheels, cams or readout indicators. This can now be achieved quickly and easily without tools, using Elesa's new cam lever locking set collar in black (more...)

2, 3 and 4 arm handwheels from Elesa2, 3 and 4 arm handwheels from Elesa

Arm handwheels such as the Elesa VB range and the ETK/EYK series are generally used where greater leverage is required, either because it allows greater force or greater delicacy and accuracy. They are often employed in the setting or operation of machines, valves, actuators, clamping or in (more...)

Adjustable MRT handles suit clamping in tight spacesAdjustable MRT handles suit clamping in tight spaces

Repetitive, very high frequency clamping operations of jigs and workpieces, mobility aids and food processing equipment, often calls for speed and high performance in tight spaces.A situation which Elesa had exactly in mind when introducing their new MRT range of adjustable clamping handles.The MRT (more...)

Components for medical applicationsComponents for medical applications

Nigel Pritchett, managing director at Elesa UK, looks at the considerations for specifying components for postural seating and therapeutic equipment.The specifications for components of postural seating and therapeutic equipment - such as chairs, wheel chairs, wheeled walker frames, massage couches, (more...)

Corrosion resistant fork rod ends from ElesaCorrosion resistant fork rod ends from Elesa

Fork rod ends from the Elesa FJT series are a proven method of transmitting linear control or actuation, such as pneumatic cylinders, and in the case of the FJT they are resistant to continuous washing cycles with solvents and detergents, so they are suited for example, to applications in food and (more...)

Elesa indexing spring plungers with safety rest and security key operationElesa indexing spring plungers with safety rest and security key operation

The humble indexing plunger from standard component specialists Elesa has acquired a new safety rest feature in their GN816 series and has gone further with the addition of a security key. Thus Elesa have ensured that the plunger cannot be inadvertently released when set to the rest position - so (more...)

Elesa lever handles - simple leverage for everyday clampingElesa lever handles - simple leverage for everyday clamping

Lever handles fill a gap between wing knobs and handwheels, where the level of force required for clamping is matched by a single handed manual operation. The Elesa range in steel, reinforced technopolymer and stainless steel provides single and double lever configurations for situations in the (more...)

Elesa's handwheel safety feature - fold away handlesElesa's handwheel safety feature - fold away handles

Elesa's fold away handle feature on solid and spoked handwheels - and on crank handles - is an attractive and practical aspect of their standard machine components. Fold away handles are frequently required in spaces where they would otherwise be a safety hazard, e.g. where the wheel is motor driven (more...)

Feeling cranky? Elesa have the solutionFeeling cranky? Elesa have the solution

Crank handles are probably one of the oldest forms of control element - just behind the hammer and the lever! Their use surely dates from the earliest machines with rotating parts - and today they continue to be a vital part of machinery operation. However their design fortunately has developed (more...)

Fixed and revolving - Elesa handles the lotFixed and revolving - Elesa handles the lot

Standard component specialists Elesa are proud of their 60 plus range of handles for manual machine operation. Such handles vary from small knurled knobs for instrument adjustment, to ball end knobs and cylindrical handles for lever arms or actuating levers and for clamping functions. Each family is (more...)

The ubiquitous wing nut - an Elesa favouriteThe ubiquitous wing nut - an Elesa favourite

Whether used for clamping, adjustment, assembly or positioning, the combination of a machine screw with a wing nut has been around for "ever" and consequently has been addressed by Elesa in their role as market leading standard component suppliers. The Elesa range of wing nuts, wing screws (more...)

Spring latches add to standard parts rangeSpring latches add to standard parts range

Elesa's new GN722 series of 180° operation spring latches are designed for use in steel fabrications or assemblies where quick and low cost positioning or locking is required with a simple manual activation. They are specifically designed to function in arduous and dirty environments such as in (more...)

Reprogrammable lock latchesReprogrammable lock latches

All things change they say - often we wish they didn't; other times we wish that change was easy. Elesa's new CS-RPR re-programmable Lock Latch System provides just that easy option - a standard format lock latch with multiple normal use keys and a programming key to enable quick and easy re-setting (more...)

Elesa spherical rod ends keep linkages moving - accuratelyElesa spherical rod ends keep linkages moving - accurately

The new BJT series of M6 to M14 glass reinforced technopolymer spherical rod ends are designed to require zero maintenance with low wear and to absorb vibration and stress while minimising noise. They have good mechanical strength and low weight, while being corrosion resistant even in aggressive (more...)

Food industry machine components from ElesaFood industry machine components from Elesa

Elesa (UK) Ltd is delighted to offer a full range of standard components particularly suited to the food processing industry. These range from specialist levelling feet through digital shaft position indicators and digital-analogue position indicators to rod mounting systems for opto-sensors, (more...)

Packaging machines get standard components from ElesaPackaging machines get standard components from Elesa

Standard components are - well standard - but for packaging equipment, Elesa is pleased to offer some specialist standard components ideally suited to this particular industry. These include small box indicators to suit multi-spindle machines, precision levelling feet, universal rod mounting systems (more...)

Self custom float level indicators from ElesaSelf custom float level indicators from Elesa

Elesa's range of column level indicators is joined by their new HFLT/E float level indicators. They are intended for greater ranges of level reading than conventional side mounted visual systems - especially where the tank concerned is remote or otherwise inaccessible so that electronic indication (more...)

Standard components from ElesaStandard components from Elesa

Elesa (UK) Ltd is are delighted to supply the metal working industry with some "special" standard components which simplify equipment production while contributing to equipment operation when installed.A good example of this is the new range of LW.A vibration damping units from Elesa which (more...)

Damping vibration, shock and noiseDamping vibration, shock and noise

Vibration damping elements are a mature and pretty ubiquitous item - often hidden away inside or under engines, motors, fans or similar - so it is exciting to hear of a new supplier in the industry. Elesa is a market leader in the production of standard machine parts from handles to handwheels and (more...)

Food industry components from ElesaFood industry components from Elesa

Elesa is delighted to offer a full range of standard components particularly suited to the food processing industry. These range from specialist levelling feet through digital shaft position indicators and digital-analogue position indicators to rod mounting systems for opto-sensors, cameras etc, (more...)

Grip and slide - clamping system from ElesaGrip and slide - clamping system from Elesa

Temporary mounting of equipment can be a real problem, especially if a degree of adjustment is needed for re-positioning or during operation. This is a problem often found in laboratory test rigs, building scaffolds, jig building, prototyping, work holding and other temporary frameworks - but it is (more...)

Specifying the right vibration damping levelling elementSpecifying the right vibration damping levelling element

Elesa UK managing director Nigel Pritchett looks at selection criteria for vibration-damping levelling elements, and guides us through the product selection process.Over recent years, there has been a steady improvement in performance of industrial machines leading to great improvements in both (more...)

CFS hinge meets Machinery Directive requirementsCFS hinge meets Machinery Directive requirements

Section 1.4.2.2 of Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC covers movable guards which must be associated with an interlocking device that prevents the start of hazardous machinery functions until they are closed by giving a command whenever they are no longer closed. Fortunately for engineers seeking to (more...)

Clamp handles have low profileClamp handles have low profile

Clamping element innovator Elesa have again found a novel new take on adjustable clamping handles - by reducing the angle of the handle to 90deg they have lowered the profile by up to 21mm so that there is less protrusion into work areas - an important factor where space or garment (more...)

Elesa RE.FF castor for light industrial equipmentElesa RE.FF castor for light industrial equipment

The new castor series from Elesa includes their polyurethane tyred RE.FF range with technopolymer wheels, suitable for loads of up to 750kg and for use on floors of tile, asphalt, cement/resin or similar. They are likely to suit industrial trolleys or transfer equipment of many types.The RE.FF (more...)

Elesa's new softly-softly industrial castorElesa's new softly-softly industrial castor

The new RE.E3 castor recently announced by Elesa features a vulcanised rubber tyre that ensures a soft ride over most industrial flooring types from tiles to expanded metal, asphalt or cement-resin. This makes it useful for light loads up to 250 kg per wheel such as manually manoeuvred trolleys, (more...)

ESD handles and knobs from ElesaESD handles and knobs from Elesa

Elesa has an extensive range of ESD compatible standard machine components, including their M443-ESD grab handle and three variants of their BT fluted grip knob. Primary uses are expected to be in electronic assembly, e.g. chip insertion equipment, PCB test and sub-assembly handling equipment, where (more...)

Hinges on display from ElesaHinges on display from Elesa

The CMM-AL anodised aluminium hinges from Elesa (UK) will be of interest to equipment manufacturers where an especially smart appearance is required. They are especially suited to installations of cabinets, panel doors, inspection panels and wall boxes that will be on long-term display.The CMM-AL is (more...)

Hinges with adjustable friction from ElesaHinges with adjustable friction from Elesa

Hinges tend to be simple things, but occasionally a company such as Elesa comes along with a really useful and rather different idea. In this case a screw adjustable friction setting, which allows users to set the opening force of the door so that it may stay partially open, or will dampen down the (more...)

Indexing in confined spacesIndexing in confined spaces

Indexing plungers are the kind of item vital in many situations, but often requiring space grudgingly allowed and costs difficult to defend. The GN822 saves space and cost - it is a true mini indexing plunger at only 26.5mm long by 21mm knob diameter in its smallest incarnation - even the largest is (more...)

Light/medium duty castors from ElesaLight/medium duty castors from Elesa

The Elesa range of castors has a welcome new addition - the RE.F8 technopolymer monolithic range, from 100mm to 194mm total height. These unitary moulded wheels are ideal for general purpose industrial applications - trolleys, equipment material transfer etc up to 750kg per wheel on smooth, e.g. (more...)

New Elesa cam leversNew Elesa cam levers

Cam levers just got more comfortable to use with this new LAC range from Elesa. The company, known for its advanced thinking in standard machine elements, has created a safe and comfortable grip as well as an elegant design and easy to use knurled adjustment. Given their application which is often (more...)

New RE series castor range from ElesaNew RE series castor range from Elesa

New castors from Elesa in their RE series address the mainstream of industrial uses from medical equipment through to electronics, storage and manufacturing.The range features twin ball race chassis in swivel and total lock variants, as well as fixed types. Twin race being particularly beneficial in (more...)

Safety switching hinge for equipment and access controlSafety switching hinge for equipment and access control

The new CFS hinge from Elesa has a built-in security switch to suit Category 1 Hazardous areas and serves to switch off equipment when a door or panel is opened in industrial environments to ensure operator safety. Alternatively it may be used to remotely indicate status, e.g. for access monitoring. (more...)

Stainless and optimised classic 5 lobe clamping knobStainless and optimised classic 5 lobe clamping knob

Elesa's new completely stainless GN5334 male studded version of their classic 5 lobe clamping knob series demonstrates all the optimised efficiency of a design that is "just right" as a long-standing ergonomic format. Ideal for use in corrosive or physically demanding applications such as (more...)

Oil level indicators in brass and stainless steel

Elesa has introduced brass bodied versions of its high specification oil level indicators with scratch resistant glass. These are likely to be of interest for external applications where electrical continuity and low spark energy are required, coupled with clarity of readings even under abrasive (more...)

Safety switching hinge for hazardous areasSafety switching hinge for hazardous areas

Elesa's CFS hinge for hazardous areas has a built-in security switch to suit Category 1 areas and works so as to switch off equipment when a door or panel is opened. This is a great aid in industrial environments where it helps to ensure operator safety. Alternatively the CFS may be used to remotely (more...)

Locking bolt boosts securityLocking bolt boosts security

From swimming pool covers to railway rolling stock access panels and equipment panels to toolboxes, the need for a simple locking bolt is addressed by the new Elesa CKE.Designed especially for outdoor situations, the CKE has a rugged and stylish glass reinforced polyamide housing with stainless (more...)

Handles with more style

A stylish recessed handle from Elesa makes carrying of cases or mobile or tray mounted equipment much easier than struggling without hand grips. The recessed GN425.4 folds down flat when not in use and opens out to provide a sturdy secure hand grip when it is required. It comprises a robust diecast (more...)

Vibration dampers handle 40,000N loads

LWA vibration damping units from Elesa feature natural rubber damping pads built into an adjustable levelling foot design They have been designed to damp vibrations, shocks and noise from moving components or nonbalanced masses such as rotating machines. This vibration can damage operator health as (more...)

Stainless hinges resist corrosionStainless hinges resist corrosion

The CMM-SST range of lay-on stainless steel hinges from Elesa is designed for use on doors, panels and cases in the food and pharmaceutical industries, where their corrosion resistance and easy-clean electro-polished finish will be much appreciated. The ruggedly styled CMM-SST hinges come in 40mm to (more...)

Positive positioning

Elesa Clayton has a new positioning indicator, the PW12 model, which features a positive drive for operation in any orientation, coupled with an IP65 housing and a clear digital readout with analogue dial sharing the final digit. Positive drive indicators offer benefits over gravity units in that (more...)

Two-stage breather capTwo-stage breather cap

This unique new tank filler cap for hydraulic systems has two selectable modes to accommodate transportation and use of the equipment. Elesa has initiated many new developments in the area of hydraulic system accessories, including a range of tank filler breathers: this SFC cap brings two such (more...)

Adjustable clamping goes stainlessAdjustable clamping goes stainless

Elesa's really comfy to use Ergostyle range of machine elements now includes the ERM range of adjustable clamping handles in epoxy coated zinc die. These handles are a real advantage where space is tight since they allow partial tightening with a limited arc, then release and reverse to tighten (more...)

Push-pull handles on the slidePush-pull handles on the slide

Where do you get a flush mount bi-directional handle in a hurry these days? Well, Elesa has just the answer in stock. The company's newly introduced Ergostyle ERB glass reinforced technopolymer handle is ideal for sliding doors on equipment or office cabinets, furniture or machinery. The (more...)

Fly by wire for multi-spindle machinesFly by wire for multi-spindle machines

Elesa has come up with a way to reduce set-up time and significantly improve productivity on multi-spindle machines requiring frequent resetting. The company’s Electronic Positioning System includes its own programmable controller or can function with the machine’s own PLC. This allows the (more...)
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