Kee Klamp has been in existence for over 80 years now, and is used to join lengths of tube in order to create the desired structure.
Quickly Connecting Steel Tube
The tube and fittings combinations original purpose was in milking stall barriers, where their strength and durability made them a low-maintenance alternative to the timber version which had been used previously. Over time, and when Kee Klamp fittings began to gain recognition as a high quality and simple-assembly fitting, it was used for more and more diverse purposes, including:
If you are in any way familiar with Kee Klamp fittings, you are probably aware that it is predominantly used in the construction of handrails and guardrails. Again, the flexibility of the fittings and their durable nature is the main reason for their use. Their strength is vital in ensuring that the handrail/guardrail is able to achieve the load bearings necessary, and in doing so, keeping people safe from harm. Being constructed from galvanized steel, the fittings are resistant to corrosion and long lasting. If for any reason a section of handrail gets damaged, repairing this section is very simple.
Versatility is the key when it comes to creating shelving out of Kee Klamp fittings. The variety of fittings will ensure that customized shelving can be created to any proportions, to suit any space. For garage use or inside the house, the shelving will definitely look the part.
The use of Kee Klamp fittings in design and shop fitting has really taken off. Whether this be for wall mounted or freestanding clothing rails, or for shelving which is designed to capture the customers attention, fittings really do the trick.
Over time, the industrial-look appeal of fittings became more and more prominent in the manufacturing of furniture. Tables, chairs and even beds have been assembled with Kee Klamp, allowing for an alternative approach which will not only catch the eye, but will last for years to come.
Replacing a section of Guardrail/Handrail
Unlike welding, where the joints of the tube can weaken over time due to the effects of weathering, Kee Klamp fittings" offer a sturdy, long lasting option. If a section of the tube gets damaged, replacing the damaged section is a very simple and speedy process. Simply unscrew the fittings grub screw, remove the damaged section of tube, and replace this section as necessary. It really is as simple as that!
**Kee Access fittings is a slightly different range which allows the handrail to meet National Disability Authority requirements. Handrails constructed with these fittings are smooth and continuous, with no breaks or terminations along the rail.
Benefits of Kee Klamp:
- Simplicity of installation. Cost effective
- Durable, long lasting
- No need for specialized tools or equipment
- As there is no welding, hot work permits are not required
- No threading or bolting
- Flexibility of the fittings. The full Kee Klamp range contains fittings for any solution
Features of Kee Klamp:
- TUV certified for strength, quality and consistency
- Constructed of galvanized steel to BS EN ISO 1461 standard
- Contains Kee Koat grub screws, corrosion resistant
- Meets loadings up to 1500 Newtons per metre run