Independently-owned hardware distributor, Carl F Groupco has further expanded its product hardware inventory with the introduction of the new patented Release and Turn (RT) handle by J Banks & Co Ltd.
The new lockable, easy to operate RT handle offers a unique slim, compact design perfect for securing windows without obstructing internal blinds and fittings.
Designed and manufactured in the UK, the patented handle is suitable for use on aluminium, PVC-U and timber windows and delivers a low stack height of just 16mm. It incorporates a slim lock and key release cylinder and fits all espagnolette and shootbolt systems with 43mm hole centres. Available in various spindle lengths, the handle has a comfortable handle grip lever, while its non-handed design delivers product flexibility. And for customer reassurance, it has been designed, tested and manufactured to meet all UK standards of strength and durability.
Commenting on the launch of the handle, John Crittenden, MD at Carl F Groupco, said: “The new patented RT handle is a unique concept in window handles and designed in the UK for the British market. It incorporates some intelligent design features and is available in a range of durable powder coated and plated finishes with diecast colour matched screw covers supplied for next level aesthetics.”
The handle offers the kind of design innovation synonymous with a hardware product stocked by the company. It has been manufactured to a very high standard using quality components. Its design offers versatility so is suitable for domestic and commercial applications.
Carl F Groupco pride itself on offering the widest inventory of quality window and door hardware products from industry suppliers to support the UK fenestration market. Each stocked hardware range results from longstanding supplier relationships and an established pedigree that stretches back over 70 years.
The new RT handle is available now from stock to order from Carl F Groupco.