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Old 10-10-2016, 06:00 AM
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Default Help- I lost a part of a sliding door latch

We have several of these simple latches on some of our large sliding doors. On one of them the "pin" that moves and locks it is missing. Grandkid ????
I need a replacement.

Does anyone know what these simple latches are called or who makes them? House built 1984.
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Old 10-10-2016, 06:48 AM
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might be able to replace it with something like this.
http://www.acehardware.com/product/i...255037.1305040

take one off and see if there are any markings stamped on the inside, might give you something to search. Maybe take it to a hardware store.
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To me it looks like it is made to fit that door. I don't know of any lock supplier that would have one that has the offset to go over that raised part of the wood like this one does. I suggest contacting the door company. It is probably one of their locks.
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I would take if off and see if there is any markings on the back.
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Old 10-10-2016, 09:17 PM
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If you have a matching pin take it to a welding shop and see if they can help you.
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Originally Posted by flcatcher1 View Post
If you have a matching pin take it to a welding shop and see if they can help you.
^^this if u cant find anything similiar, looking around you might be able to get a whole new identical lock...
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Old 10-11-2016, 05:20 AM
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Chk allaboutdoors.com
If you send them the pic they can match it up.
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Old 10-11-2016, 04:20 PM
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Try www.swisco.com have a lot of window/door etc. hard to fine replacement parts.
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