The Slam Catch      









20mm Bright Bar shoot pins (not round bar) Smoother action, tighter tolerances and greatly enhanced zinc coating adhesion.

Hollow Bar Cams (not pipe) Grade 750 - high tensile and very hard wearing - guarantees cam matches shoot bar with no seam.

Linished leading edges results in easier closing and prevents a narrow groove developing on the catch which binds up action.

Stainless Steel Cam Latch Spring give consistent longer lasting pressure than conventional springs.

All latch components are individually zinc plated prior to assembly with 5-micron coating to ensure long-term rust prevention and ease of operation.

Body is 32 x 10mm flat for strength.

Note when the latch handle is rotated the pin
withdraws behind the gate edge. This position is
maintained automatically until the latch is re-
engaged by the operator brilliant for drafting
(especially in the pound yard) in association with
the NSS Sure Stop and eliminates a potential
point of injury to both animal and operator.
The catch allows for up the 70mm vertical
movement in gate location and closing positions
and with normal corner location and shape is
Note how the centre-joining lug transfers impact on the gate frame to the connected panel/s or gate post/s. This triples gate frame strength and
virtually eliminates the chance of the gate frame
bowing under pressure allowing the slam latch to
come free of the keeper. These are part of the
advantages that Australian Registered Design
No. 304108 and Provisional Patent Application
No. 2005902463 refer to and overcome a previous

Protector plate prevents accidental opening of
catch by stock in adjacent yard.

   All National Stockyard Systems products are
   covered by an unconditional 5 year warranty
   when used in accordance with the
   manufacturers recommendations.


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