Big Time Trading

Established in 2003, BTT has supplied some of the largest manufacturers in the South African Electrical Distribution Industry (EDI) with their hinging and fastening requirements.

Custom solutions to meet your growing needs​

Big Time Trading is a distributor of DAMAR panel fasteners & hinging components to original equipment manufacturers. We supply locks, hinges, handles and accessories for use in electrical switchboards, electronic and telecommunications cabinets, kiosks, switchgear panels, distribution boards, PLC panels, IT enclosures, rack enclosures and more. Our products have been used for City Council work, Transnet, Eskom as well as shopping centres and other commercial projects.

Our Products



We manufacture electrical panel locks including cam locks, double locks, coin locks, lever locks, barrel locks and square key locks. These locks are available in various sizes and are manufactured from zinc, mild steel, stainless steel, brass and plastic.


Hinges for electrical enclosures, kiosks, switchboards and panels, telephone panels and enclosures that need effective hinges whether concealed, butt, t-hinges, pedestal, brass or stainless steel.



Tongues, shoulder bushes, U-handles, L pins, locking rods, panel keys and plastic knobs are all available in various sizes. Manufactured from mild steel, stainless steel, brass and plastic. Big Time Trading are sure to have the replacement part or accessory for the hinge or lock to suit your application.


All products are designed and manufactured in a fully equipped facility in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.


Consistent and extracting production values ensuring the functionality and longevity of every item we manufacture.


We have the resources, skills and experience to enhance your projects and products beyond your expectations.

Bulk Discounts!

Contact us for large quantities and bulk discounts.

Bulk discounts
Free shipping

On all orders above R4 500

Easy 14 days returns
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