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Telescopic Lock Types
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Telescoping Poles and Tubing

Our specialty is the manufacture of aluminum telescoping pole assemblies and O.E.M. is the core competency of our company

Your company's project can rely on 95 years of innovative solutions, already tooled in many cases, to help you achieve product development success.

Our engineering department will work with you to design and produce the assembly that will best insure your project's success.

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Assemblies
  • Close tolerance, high tensile strength round tubing with .038" walls
  • Telescopes in 1/8" increments (i.e. 7/8" fits into 1", 1" fits into 1 1/8", etc.)
  • Tube diameters from 3/8" to 1-1/2"
  • Tubes can be cut to any length
  • Assemblies can range from 2 sections up to 10 sections, depending on lock style
  • Stops and overlaps provide bearing and keep legs from pulling apart
  • Longer overlaps for extra long assemblies can provide extra bearing
Aluminum Finishing Choices
  • Etched & Clear
  • Black Matte Anodized
  • Bright Dip Gold Anodized
  • Bright Dip Clear Anodized
  • Anodized and Powder-Coated Options
  • Spiral Grinding
  • Mill Finish
Attachments/Leg Ends
  • Cost effective Male or Female threads
  • Rubber Bumpers, Bends, Piercing, Notching & Cross Drilling
  • Custom Plugs and End Fittings
  • Finials, Leveling Glides, Casters
Accessories
  • Ball Swivels, Stamped Mounts, Clamps, Screw Machine Parts, Yokes, Channels/Sign Mounts, Wireforms, Instrument Supports, Knobs

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Metal Bases

  • Square, Round, Oval, Bridge Base, Tripodal, Magnetic, Travel, Presto, Boomerang Shaped, Zinc Diecast.

We look forward to your company's inquiry by completing a Request for Quote.


 

Professional inquiries only, please.
A $45 minimum charge applies for any sample or project.

Telescopic Lock Types

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Telescopic Aluminum Tube Systems

telescopic aluminim tubesystems

Round tubing made to close tolerances and telescopes in 1/8" increments (i.e. 7/8" fits into 1" and 1" fits into 1 1/8", etc.). Tubes can be cut to any length. Assemblies can be 2 sections up to 10 sections, depending on lock style. Stops and overlaps provide bearing and keep legs from pulling apart. Longer overlaps for extra long assemblies can provide extra bearing.

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toggle submodelsAluminum Threaded "Clutch" Lock Style A3/8" to 1-1/2"
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toggle submodelsSplit Collar LockB1/2" to 1-1/2"
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Split Collar Lock
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toggle submodelsInternal Cam LockC1/2" to 1-1/4"
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Internal Cam Lock
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toggle submodelsPresto Shock Chord
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Aluminum Threaded Clutch, Lock Style A

THREADED 'A' CLUTCH
  • Aluminum "Clutch" Lock with knurl for easy turning.
  • Threaded 'clutch'
  • Split plastic sleeve tightens on the inside leg when the clutch is turned.
  • Trouble-free, secure, all metal construction.
  • Available all diameters (3/8" through 1 1/2").
  • Non-Rotational (NR) compatible down to 1/2" and up to 1 3/8". Specify A-NR.
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toggle submodelsAluminum Threaded 'Clutch' Lock · Style A3/8" to 1-1/2"
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Split Collar Lock

"Split Collars" are very strong and stiff. Suitable for use with aluminum or steel tubing.

Spring-Loaded for ease of operation with easy-to-turn 2-finger plastic knob.

Available in 1/2" through 1 1/2" diameters.

Non-Rotational (NR) compatible 1/2"-1 3/8".

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toggle submodelsStyle B · Split Collar Lock1/2" to 1-1/2"
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Internal Cam Lock

Internal "Cam" - Open with a simple twist of the inner leg.

Best when one-hand operation is necessary.

Available in 1/2" through 1 1/4" diameters.

Not NR-compatible

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toggle submodelsStyle C·Internal "Cam" Lock1/2" to 1-1/4"
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Presto Shock Cord

"Presto" - Shock Cord Legs open instantaneously like magic.

All sections are same diameter, and although tubes do not telescope, they do fold compactly.

Available in all diameters.

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toggle submodelsStyle D · Presto Shock Chord3/8" to 1-1/2"
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Telescopic & Captive

Telescopic and captive, but non-locking.

Refer to RFQ for available diameters.

Style E - Friction-free with mechanical indented stops.

Non-Rotational (NR)-compatible, specify E-NR

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toggle submodelsStyle E · Telescopic & Captive, non locking3/8" to 1-1/2"
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Spring-Button

Available from 5/8" to 1 3/8". But, maximum number of sections: 3.

Style F - "Spring-Button" opens to predetermined positions. NR (non-rotational) feature is included.

Style "FA" - Includes an "A" clutch for extra bearing.

Model StyleSize
toggle submodelsStyle F · "Spring Button"NR - Non Rotational5/8" to 1-3/8"
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G Snap Collar Locks

"Snap Locks" are available for 1/2" through 1 1/2".

Simple, this locking system offers a clean look at an economy price point.

Non-Rotational (NR) compatible down to 1/2" and up to 1 3/8".

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toggle submodelsStyle G Snap Collar Locks1/2" to 1-1/2"
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Set Knob

Specially designed to limit the marring and stay captive.

Non-Rotational (NR) compatible

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toggle submodelsStyle H · Set Knob3/8" to 1-1/2"
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