The newest in hood pin offerings from Quik-Latch! Based on customer feedback and multiple requests, a push button hood pin kit that is sized and priced directly between the QL-25 series Mini Quik-Latches and the larger full size QL-50 series hood pin kits is now available!
Designed with the import performance market in mind, the QL-38 series hood pin kits deliver the same push button function that you've come to expect from Quik-Latch Products while retaining serious holding ability that is required of hood pins. The reduced phyiscal presence of the 38 series hood pin kits ensures a clean and unassuming look that will blend in with your overall build.
You've spent thousands upgrading your car's mechanicals, electrical, body and paint. Why install a hood pin made of substandard materials that could rust after just a few years? Go with Quik-Latch hood pins and make the finishing touch to your project car representative of the pride you have in your ride!
Materials 6061 T6 Aluminum / 303 Stainless Steel
Holding Force: 500lbs per latch
Weight: 3.2 ounces
Height: .875 inch (22mm)
Height Below Mounting Flange: .750 inch (19mm)
OD of the latch mounting flange: 1.75 inch (44.5mm)
Thread size of latch body: 1 1/8 x 24 UNEF
Hole size required to mount latch: 1.25 inch (32mm)
Pin dimensions: 3/8" ball with 3/8 x 24 thread
Retaining Ring: 1.50 inch (38mm) OD x .25 inch (6.4) thickness
Minimum distance from top of mounting surface to mounting point: 1.125 inch (28.50 mm)
Maximum distance from top of mounting surface to mounting point: 3.50 inch (88 mm)
Maximum mounting angle: 18 degrees
Distance needed to engage pin into latch: .687 inch (17.5mm)
Above is a comparison photo of the the 3 different series of Quik-Latches available. From left to right is the QL-25 series, QL-38 series non-lockable, QL-38L series lockable, QL-50 series non-lockable, QL-50L series lockable