Our premium quality, deep horizontal latches are specifically designed for use with door knob furniture and offer an excellent choice for both high quality residential and heavy use commercial applications. Knobs are positioned away from the door edge to avoid rapping knuckles against the frame and the medium sprung, two-way action is particularly suitable for heavier door knobs and ring handles. This version will position the centre of the door knob 127mm from the door edge. CE/UKCE certified and fully compliant for use on FD30/FD60 fire rated timber door sets when used with appropriate intumescent material. Manufactured in Britain by Guardian Lock & Engineering
Recommended for door thicknesses from 44mm to 60mm.
Available in a range of specialist finishes to compliment both traditional and contemporary styles. Choose from Satin Brass Unlacquered, Polished Brass Unlacquered, Antique Brass Unlacquered, Imperial Bronze Unlacquered, Satin Stainless Steel, Polished Stainless Steel and Dull Black.
Supplied complete with frame striking plate and fixings for wood.
Suitable for use on double doors with rebated meeting stiles when used with the appropriate Rebate Conversion Set - please contact us for details.
This horizontal mortice latch is suitable for FD30/FD60 rated doors in high-use settings. For full compliance on fire doors, this latch MUST be fitted with appropriate intumescent material on both door and frame.
Detailed advice on the selection of mortice locks & latches can be found [HERE]
To keep this horizontal mortice latch in optimum working condition we recommend a once yearly application of light machine oil (3 in 1). Wipe clean with an oil impregnated cloth