Handle design: T, L and pull handles

by Essentra Components

T Handle is a great choice for applications that are accessed often, which means opening and closing the panel door should be quick and hassle free.

T Handles and L Handles are aptly named after their shapes. Both are examples of ergonomics in design, providing ample room for hand gripping for easy actuation. They are also usually used in the same applications across the same industries, particularly if the application needs locking functionality.

  • Automotive
  • Construction Equipment
  • Telecoms
  • Farm Equipment
  • Electric cable enclosures
  • Food Equipment
  • Industrial Machinery
  • Data cabinet

This might be a good place to mention P Handles, which some people refer to when they mean pull handles. T and L handles, and pull handles, each rely on different motions to open doors.

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