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Hand-Forged Lift Latch

Hand-Forged Lift Latch
Hand-Forged Lift Latch
£189.00all prices incl. VAT., excl. shipping costs
sold, no longer available

General Information

The grandfather of door handles.

This latch system has been used since the 14th century and is the forerunner of today’s door handle. By depressing the button on the pull handle the latch is opened by means of a simple, indestructible mechanism. When the latch falls into the hooks it makes that characteristic pleasant clinking sound. This one is hand forged in a landmark preservation workshop in Westphalia. We think it’s just the latch to replace that one on the garden gate or shed that is not half so handsome.

A tip:

If it is installed outdoors, it is recommended to regularly apply some linseed oil or rust prophylactic.

Product Information

Article Number 74295

For door panels up to 65 mm thick. Comes coated with a layer of beeswax to protect against rust. Handle: Length 13 cm, radius of swing 4.5 cm. Latch: Length 8.5 cm. Total weight 850 g. Comes with screws and installation instructions.

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