INTRODUCTION TO ARENS
We have specialised in the design and manufacture of Mechanical Remote Controls
for over 40 years, hence today, we are Australiaˇ¦s leading manufacturer and supplier.
Primarily this catalogue is intended to provide up-to-date information for the staff of
hundreds of Architectural and Engineering firms who already know us well. Nevertheless, for
the new ˇ§readerˇ¨ we have included a few words describing how we started and continued to
progress through the years.
Arens system of remote controls were originally designed for the aicraft industry and from
this all manner of development and applications have ensued, some of which are, Sashes,
Louvres (internal and external) ventilators, dampers, engine throttle controls and many other
sophisticated types of controls, several of which have been developed in conjunction with
As we are specialists in this field, we welcome you to discuss with us at any time any
problems connected with mechanical remote controls.
The principle resons for "Arens" continued success is its remarkably neat and
inconspicuous appearance, especially if concealed either beneath brick, plaster or timber
panelling, (the sash fitting, face plate and handle being the only parts visible).
Low maintenance and high efficiency are the effective qualities of our remote control gear
plus extreme flexibility in application.
Our policy is to co-operate with our customers and to provide them with the ideal units
for their particular applications.
In pursuance of this policy we have a staff of fully qualified technical advisers and
accredited agents throughout Australia whose willing service is always at your disposal.
In conclusion we trust you will find all the information you require in the following pages
but should his not be the case, please do not hesitate to contact us.