Locking Gas Springs - TCH Hardware Canada

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Locking Gas Springs


For variable positioning, rigid or spring locking. BLOC-O-LIFT® gas springs raise and lower accurately and hold in position when stopped.

  • Locking Gas springs can be blocked in any position by two different methods rigid in extension or rigid in compression.
  • Resilient blocking is ideal for smooth dampening of shocks, impacts or pulse-peak loads.
  • These gas spring may be suitable for continuous release applications, if required.
  • Available in strengths from 200-1200N (45-270 lbs) in steel with either a Black Nitrate or Stainless Steel finish

Sizes Available

Stroke Length / Extended Length

  • 60 (2.35) / 228 (8.98) mm (in)
  • 80 (3.15) / 269 (10.59)
  • 100 (3.94) / 310 (12.20)
  • 120 (4.72) / 348 (13.70)
  • 160 (6.30) / 430 (16.93)
  • 200 (7.87) / 509 (20.04)
  • 250 (9.84) / 610 (24.02)
  • *Spring blocking dimensions shown

Actuation System for Bloc-O-Lift

Soft-O-Touch® allows for lifting, lowering, and adjusting components at the push of a button.


High quality materials and attractive designs make Soft-O-Touch® ideal for applications in the furniture, medical, vehicle and general engineering industries. They are constructed with pre-assembled Bowden cables, to connect push-buttons, that can be positioned for easy actuation, with hard to reach Bloc-O-Lift® gas springs in your application. All Soft-O-Touch® versions are available with 500, 750 or 1000mm Bowden cable lengths.


Soft-O-Touch® is available in five configurations: as a flush push button (with an axial or lateral Bowden cable exit), as a protruding push button (with an axial or lateral Bowden cable exit), or as a flat lever.


Contact us if you are interested in this accessory to Bloc-O-Lift.

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