Feb. 26th

Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products now carries easy operation tension latches. A simple pull or push of the lever allows the spring-flanked arm to unlatch or latch tightly and securely.

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Larry Mirick, the Founder and Chairman of the Board for Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products is transitioning the CEO duties to Dave Mochalski, effective Jan 1, 2016.  Larry will remain active in a leadership role with the company working on strategic initiatives as Dave takes over the day to day leadership of the organization.  Dave inherits a very experienced and capable management group and a company that continues its profitable growth.  SPEP was founded in 1986 and became 100% employee owned (ESOP) in 2005.  With its diverse markets and customer base, SPEP is well positioned to be the industrial access hardware supplier of choice by providing high-quality, high-value solutions and exceptional customer service.


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Replace damaged or worn safety chains quickly and easily. Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products offers forged steel weld-on safety chain retainers in 2 sizes. Part number D388 is the large retainer for 3/8” chains and has a breaking load capacity of 25,000 lb. Part number D387 is the small retainer for 5/16” chains and has a breaking load capacity of 10,000 lb. Please contact us at for more information.

Safety Chain Retainers


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J3008-2 and J3009-2 are among Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products new Flush Pulls. Food service parts, cabinets, clean room appliances - the applications for these versatile pulls are limitless. Each pull is made of Stainless steel construction for corrosion resistance and is supplied with a case and (4) nuts for mounting. Available in stock and with option for threaded studs or mounting holes, these SPEP pulls are easy to use and install. The surfaces are with brushed finish for that matte look. Please contact us at for more information.


Keywords: Flush Pulls: J3008-02 and J3009-2, stainless steel, industrial hardware, sierra pacific, engineering

Carry On Trailer honored Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products with Supplier of the Year Award for 2015. The special recognition  attests to Sierra Pacific’s commitment of taking quality and service personally and going above and beyond to provide high quality products.  


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Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products now offers this revolutionary new Adjustable Pull Latch. Designed for one handed operation, the latch is made of stainless steel with polished finish. Simply rotate the arm to adjust the latching length. Two sizes are available. 

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Aug. 25th

SPEP now offers Cam action or Rod Control Swing Handles.  Swing Handles are another type of quarter turn latch and are commonly found in the electronic enclosure industry.  Whether used as a single-point or multi-point latch, Swing Handles can be configured to your specifications.  Primarily made of die cast zinc housing for strength, plastic material is also available for cost savings or for light duty applications. 

Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products is well stocked with accessories and hardware.  Contact us at for more information on this product line.


Keywords: Swing Handles, electronic enclosures, die cast zinc, multi-point
Aug. 25th

Sierra Pacific Engineering & Products introduces a new line of Handles with a Defeater function.  These handles requires two-handed operation for safety and security.   The mechanism also allows for automatic locking.  Our patented Padlockable Defeater Handle is offered as key locking, tool access or non-locking to suit your level of restriction.   

These handles are recommended if additional security is needed.  Spring loaded tab accepts up to 3/8” size padlock. SPEP’s defeater handles are intended for Nema 4x enclosure requirements, with a sealing gasket built into the escutcheon. These are  recommended for indoor or outdoor applications in a variety of industries.

Defeater Handles may be mounted using provided body nut.  Multiple holes are also available as an added mounting option.These bi-directional handles are similar to quarter turn latches and may rotate 90 degrees clockwise or counterclockwise with the help of its’ removable stop washer.  SPEP offers a large number of hardware and accessories for Defeater Handles.   Sierra Pacific Engineering Defeater handles were performance tested to satisfy your high security needs.  Please contact us at for additional details on these defeater handles.


Keywords: Defeater Handles, stainless steel, SS, NEMA 4x, Padlockable defeater
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