Telescopic Stay – Cam-Stay

The Cam‐Stay is our easy‐to‐use telescopic stay – providing quick and multi-positional options. Ideally suited for a wide range of applications where a weight must be held or supported at various angles, the Cam‐Stay comes in three versions. It is a great, cost-effective alternative to a gas strut where positional control is required and the mass of the item being held is low.

What does the telescopic multi-positional cam-stay do? 

The cam-stay is a manually operated telescopic multi-positional stay designed to support up to 135kg. With fixed holding positions it provides quick and steady positioning.  

It is a great, cost-effective alternative to a gas strut where positional control is required and the mass of the item being held is low.  Ideally suited for a wide range of applications where a weight must be held or supported at various angles.

Part Number No. of Holding Positions Closed Length (mm) Extended Length
(mm)
Mounting Hole Diameter
(mm)
00-5520-05 5 142 231 8.2
00-5520-06 6 216 374 8.2
00-5520-10 10 216 374 8.2
* Note: Tolerancing on stated extended and closed lengths is +/- 3mm

 

What are the key benefits of telescopic multi-positional cam-stay? 

  • Easy installation 
  • Maintenance free 
  • Supports up to 135kg 
  • Up to 10 positions 
  • Life Expectancy: 20,000 Locks

 

How does the telescopic multi-positional cam-stay work? 

To operate, simply extend the arm until it locks into the desired position. To close, either fully extend the stay before returning it to the closed position (basic models) or extend slightly and close (reversible model). 

 

Will it work for my requirements? 

We offer a bespoke service, and our team of experienced engineers will work with you to provide gas spring solutions, even if it is outside the standard type and sizes.   

We pride ourself on our service to customers, with design engineers on hand to work with you using the latest CAD/CAE techniques. Recognising that no two applications are the same, we provide engineered solutions to meet your exact requirements. 

Our products page has more information about the various range of solutions that we provide. 

Talk to one of our team on +44 (0)116 274 3600 or fill in the Contact Us form and we will get back to you.

 

What sizes do you offer? 

The telescopic multi-positional cam-stay comes in three versions:

  • Basic with 5 locking positions
  • Basic with 10 locking positions 
  • Reversible with 6 locking positions 

 

What options are available? 

All telescopic multi-positional cam-stay are universal and can be mounted with the holding slots mounted up or down. Mounting of the stays can either be directly to your application through the holes or by mounting brackets. 

Basic – To operate the Basic stay, all you need to do is slightly extend the arm from its closed state until it locates into the desired holding position. To close the unit, fully extend the stay before returning it to the closed position. The Basic type is available with 5 or 10 holding positions.  

Reversible – To operate the Reversible stay, extend the arm from its closed position until it locates into the desired holding position. The Reversible version can be closed between any holding positions, it does not need to be fully extended before closing. To close the stay, simply extend it slightly out of its current holding position and close. The Reversible type is available with 6 holding positions.  

All telescopic multi-positional cam-stays are universal and can be mounted with the holding slots mounted. 

 

“We have developed a great partnership with Camloc Motion Control. Their dedicated engineering support, customisable products and continuous commitment to quality and customer services is second to none. We are proud to be working with a partner that lives and breathes the same principles as their customer.“

 

Mark Niblett, Group Managing Director at Jet press

 

How does Camloc operate? 

Continuous investment in our staff and the latest hardware keeps us at the forefront of our industry, ensuring we continuously adopt the latest manufacturing processes from our facility, and we successfully problem solve for our customers. We continue to enhance and evolve our production processes using lean manufacturing methods, something we have been doing since 2001. 

We deliver high-quality products that cover a wide range of industry sectors, across the UK, USA, Europe and around the world. 

Get in touch via our Contact Form or call us on +44 (0)116 274 3600 

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