RS Components, Ltd. Datasheets for Latches

Latches are mechanical components that hold a door, drawer, or cabinet closed. Typically, latches do not lock; however, some latches provide locking features.
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450mm Black Bow Handle Bolt - Cabinet Hardware - Slide Bolts
A basic compact toggle latch. Suitable for light duty applications . M4 fixing for catch and latch. 25kgf operating tension. Catch to latch distance 44mm Material = Stainless Steel Finish...
A basic compact toggle latch. Suitable for light duty applications . M4 fixing for catch and latch. 25kgf operating tension. Catch to latch distance 44mm Material = Steel Finish =...
A fully enclosed, aesthetically pleasing latch, with spring mechanism giving positional tolerance Available with or without padlock eye for added security. 40kgf operating tension. Latch to catch distance 29mm Material...
A high strength key lock latch with flexible side links which give increased positioning tolerance. Suitable for screw fixing using M5 screws. 200kgf operating tension. Latch to catch distance 116.5mm...
A large basic compact toggle latch with padlock facility for additional security . Operating tension is 30kgf when X= 78·7mm (see line drawing). Suitable for light duty applications. Suitable for...
A right angle toggle latch offering an alternative method of fixing. Wide positioning tolerance created by spring mechanism. Available in two sizes. Operating tension 30kgf. M3.5 fixing. Large latches have...
A robust fully adjustable safety lock design with the possibility of sealing. Material = Stainless Steel Lockable = Yes, Lock Not Included Spring Loaded = Yes Operating Tension = 75kgf...
A robust fully adjustable safety lock design with the possibility of sealing. Material = Steel Finish = Zinc Plated Lockable = Yes, Lock Not Included Spring Loaded = Yes Operating...
A robust latch with a manual safety lock, 4mm stainless steel 18//8 locking pin and a spring mechanism which gives wide positioning tolerance. Normal latch to catch fixing centre is...
A robust, general purpose latch with a 4mm wire link and the facility to padlock secure. Normal latch to catch fixing centre is 63.3mm (max.) giving a 70kgf max operating...
A seven lever dead bolt rim lock. Operated by a flat type key. Two designs are offered with different lock barrel lengths for different panel thicknesses. Lock body is manufactured...
A seven lever spring bolt rim lock. Operated by a flat type key. Lock body is manufactured from zinc plated steel. Fixing can be by rivets or security screws. Max...
A standard toggle latch to be used as a conventional clamping device. No strike plate is required due to curvature of linkage. Zinc plated steel Material = Steel Finish =...
A standard toggle latch which requires no catch plate due to the curvature of the linkage. Zinc plated steel. Latch to catch distance 40.4mm Material = Steel Finish = Zinc...
A tough, all weather key operated locking bolt, replacing the need for a hasp and staple. KeyBoltâ„¢ is made of a steel lock body, with the body and lock being...
Able to latch in various frame thicknesses. Accommodates misalignment between the door and frame (max. door thickness is 6.4mm). Suitable for use with glass, metal or plastic. Ideal for blind...
All plastic (Nylon 66). Weatherproof. Low profile. Temperature range - 65 to +95°C with excellent surface hardness. Use M3 screws to fix (not supplied). Stays flat when open Material =...
Available in two types, short blade and heavy duty, these tension latches offer strong, over-centre latching, with a load capacity up to 1770 N ultimate tension for the short blade...
Available with or without a padlock hasp. Suitable for latching into the catch plate provided or into the rim of a container lid. Anti-vibration leaf spring prevents accidental opening. Operating...
Available with or without padlock facility. Interchangeable with American models . Wide positioning tolerance created by spring mechanism. Failsafe design prevents over extension of links . Operating tension is 35kgf...
Barrel bolt, made of brass Material = Brass Finish = Self Colour Length = 100mm
Barrel bolt, made of brass Material = Brass Finish = Self Colour Length = 50mm
Barrel bolt, made of brass Material = Brass Finish = Self Colour Length = 75mm
Base plate has slotted fixing holes for positional adjustment. Latch can be utilised for gripping in groove without use of catch plate. Curved link gives wider tolerance. Suitable for medium...
Black epoxy steel mnkey tail bolt Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 300mm
Black epoxy steel mnkey tail bolt Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 450mm
Black japanned finish, all steel construction, ideal for internal use on swing or sliding doors. Heavy steel spring keeps bolt in locked position until intentionally released. Shoot dia. 5/8 in.
Black plastic, steel construction. Holding force 15kg. Order cover separately (see stock no. 293-7881) Shape = Rectangular Affixing Method = Screw Housing Material = Plastic
Black plastic, steel construction. Holding force 15kg. Order cover separately (see stock no. 293-7881) Shape = Rectangular Affixing Method = Snap-In Housing Material = PP Holding Force = 15kg
Black polyamide body and lever, zinc plated steel tongue and fixing bracket. Lift-and-turn action provides good handle grip to open but has low profile when shut. Tongue may be fitted...
Brass adjustable roller bolt providing a positive push-pull action. Latch Type = Roller Bolt Material = Brass
Brenton pattern pad bolt. Black epoxy steel Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 100mm
Brenton pattern pad bolt. Black epoxy steel Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 150mm
Brenton pattern pad bolt. Black epoxy steel Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 200mm
Brenton Pattern Pad Bolt. Bright zinc plated Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 100mm
Brenton Pattern Pad Bolt. Bright zinc plated Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 150mm
Brenton Pattern Pad Bolt. Bright zinc plated Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 200mm
Brenton pattern pad bolt Material = Steel Finish = Galvanised Length = 150mm
Brenton pattern pad bolt Material = Steel Finish = Galvanised Length = 200mm
Button safety lock made with stamped steel case and strike plate. The bolt is chrome-plated, the 5-pin cylinder has Ø 23 mm and a length of 45 mm. The washer...
Chrome plated brass. Excellent anti-corrosive properties Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Dimensions = 72 x 28mm Length = 72mm Width = 28mm
Chrome plated brass. Excellent anti-corrosive properties Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Length = 100mm
Chrome plated brass. Excellent anti-corrosive properties Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Length = 50mm
Chrome plated brass. Excellent anti-corrosive properties Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Length = 65mm
Chrome plated brass. Excellent anti-corrosive properties Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Length = 75mm
Chrome plated brass. Excellent anti-corrosive properties Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Padlockable = No Dimensions = 103 x 34mm Length = 102mm Width = 34mm
Chrome plated necked barrel bolt Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Length = 100mm
Chrome plated necked barrel bolt Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Length = 75mm
Closure for Padlocks. Rotary Lock, steel. Panel thickness max. 12 mm. Bright chrome, satin chrome, bright nickel finish. For use with padlockable personal lockers etc. Finish = Chrome Plated
Combines easy operation and strong, durable latching . Slide the handle to unlatch, then simply push the door or panel closed to latch again . Simple, snap-in installation makes it...
Designed for doors and panels that require a durable latch with an aesthetic appearance. Manufactured in black polypropylene. When latched all hardware is concealed. 45kgf operating tension Material = PP...
Designed for flush mounting in wood. Manufactured from brown plastic and zinc plated steel. 1.2 Kg holding force Shape = Cylindrical Mounting = Flush Housing Material = Plastic Holding Force...
Designed for internal use on swing or sliding doors. Made from black japanned or galvanised steel. The bolt shoot has a galvanised finish to resist corrosion. Supplied complete with strike...
Designed for internal use on swing or sliding doors. Material = Aluminium Length = 150mm
Designed for internal use on swing or sliding doors. Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Length = 150mm
Designed for internal use on swing or sliding doors. Material = Brass Finish = Polished Laqured Length = 150mm
Designed for internal use on swing or sliding doors. Material = Satin Stainless Steel Length = 200mm
Designed for surface mounting. Supplied complete with flexible counterplate. White in colour. Plastic, steel construction. 3mm fixing holes. Holding force 4kg Shape = Rectangular Mounting = Surface Affixing Method =...
Designed to provide a simple but reliable panel fastening using a rectangular hole. Catcher simply snaps in leaving no visible hardware from the outside. Magnets housed in black polypropylene Shape...
Designed to provide a simple but reliable panel fastening which is easy to install. Aluminium, plated steel construction. Just remove the protective paper from the adhesive and position the catch...
Double-cylinder safety lock made with stamped steel case and strike plate. The bolt is chrome-plated, the 5-pin cylinder is Ø 23 mm and has a length of 45 mm. The...
Eccentric latch complete with catchplate. Adjustable hatch clamp with security lock. Good anti-corrosive properties. Stainless steel construction. Suitable for food, chemical and other clean industries Material = Stainless Steel Finish...
Eccentric latch complete with catchplate. Hasp and staple locking mechanism. Good anti-corrosive properties. Suitable for food, chemical and other clean industry. Latch to catch distance 19mm Material = Stainless Steel...
Eccentric latch with catchplate. Excellent anti-corrosive properties. Suitable for food, chemical and other clean industries. Latch to catch distance 50mm Material = Brass Finish = Chrome Plated Dimensions = 83...
Flush-mounted butterfly-type clasps with compensating spring and hasp and staple lock device. Material = Steel Finish = Zinc Plated
For use in applications where misalignment is present. Steel with zinc plated finish Material = Steel Finish = Zinc Plated Adjustable = Yes Dimensions = 88 x 48.5 x 25mm...
Galvanised heavy cross bolt Material = Steel Finish = Galvanised Length = 300mm
Galvanised heavy cross bolt Material = Steel Finish = Galvanised Length = 450mm
Hardened steel for added security and zinc plated for corrosion resistance. Latch Type = Rack Bolt Material = Steel Finish = Zinc Plated
Heavy duty door security bolts, can be surface mounted for internal or external applications. Galvanised steel construction. Will accept padlocks with maximum 1/2 in. dia. shackle. Supplied complete with strike...
Heavy duty spring loaded bolts, remain in locked position until intentionally released. All steel construction, zinc plated finish, shoot diameter 1/2 in. (13mm). O/A length 215mm. Supplied complete with staple...
Heavy duty surface mounting bolt, for internal applications. All steel construction. Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 300mm
Heavy duty surface mounting bolt, for internal applications. All steel construction. Material = Steel Finish = Black Japanned Length = 300mm
High strength latch plus catch. Shock resistant. Withstands heavy vibration. Locking mechanism to prevent accidental opening. Lies flat when unlocked for minimum protrusion. 357kgf operating tension Material = Stainless Steel...
High strength latch plus catch. Shock resistant. Withstands heavy vibration. Locking mechanism to prevent accidental opening. Lies flat when unlocked for minimum protrusion. 357kgf operating tension Material = Steel Finish...
Large zinc plated steel adjustable toggle latch. Threaded hook allows for of 21 mm adjustment in assembly and for re-tensioning of gaskets after time in service. Working tension 35 daN...
Manufactured from chrome plated diecast zinc alloy. Suitable for chiller units and other visually critical applications. O/A size 116 x 46 x 27mm Material = Zinc Alloy Finish = Chrome...
Manufactured from die-cast zinc alloy, with black powder coat finish. Lockable in open and closed positions for extra security. Suitable for internal and external use . Recodable with 10000 combinations.
Manufactured from high grade ASTM 316 stainless steel. Machine polished. Suitable for applications where corrosion resistance is required. Suitable for double doors Latch Type = Lever Bolt Material = Stainless...
Manufactured from nickel plated brass for excellent corrosion and wear resistance. Screw adjustment on all sizes to vary the holding tension to suit individual applications. May be side or front...
Manufactured from plastic and zinc plated steel. Catch requires 3 mm screws (not supplied). 5.5 Kg holding force Shape = Rectangular Mounting = Surface Affixing Method = Screw Housing Material...
Manufactured from spring steel and finished in zinc plate to BS 1706 Zn3 passivate to DEF 130. Ultimate Strength value 400N. This latch consists of a sliding bar assembled to...
Manufactured in black nylon. Accommodates various frame thicknesses and is tolerant to any slight misalignment between the door and frame (max. door thickness is 4.8mm). Suitable for use with glass,...
Miniature, fully enclosed latch with a spring mechanism which gives a wide positioning tolerance. Concealed catch plate with assembly rivets. Compression springs made in stainless steel 18//8. Weld or M3...
One of the most popular and widely used toggle latches. Curved 2 mm diameter wire link allows wider tolerance of fitting dimensions. M3 fixing. Latch to catch distance 29.5 mm...
Our RS Pro adjustable toggle latches are made from stainless steel. The adjustable latches are an excellent solution when you need a corrosion resistant latch on your food containers or...
Polar magnetic catch supplied complete with counterplate. Catch requires 3.5mm screws. Max operating temperature 80°C. Zinc alloy construction. Holding force 8kg Shape = Rectangular Mounting = Surface Affixing Method =...
Range of over-centre latches with concealed and visible keepers. For applications where latch and catch remain on the same plane Material = Stainless Steel Spring Loaded = Yes Operating Tension...
Robust latch incorporating a fully enclosed spring mechanism. Spring mechanism allows variance when different loads are applied to the latch. Strike catches are included with the latch Material = Steel...
Robust latch which adjusts to suit specific loads. Comes complete with strike plates Material = Steel Finish = Zinc Plated Adjustable = Yes Dimensions = 77.2 x 28.2 x 16mm...
Robust padlockable bolt available in two sizes. Supplied in 304 grade stainless steel. Excellent anti-corrosive properties. Supplied complete with stainless steel fixing screws Material = Stainless Steel Finish = Stainless...
Robust padlockable bolt available in two sizes. Supplied in 304 grade stainless steel. Excellent anti-corrosive properties. Supplied complete with stainless steel fixing screws Material = Stainless Steel Padlockable = Yes...
Screw-on magnetic catches + counterplate - Cabinet Hardware - Magnetic Catches
Short grip (RS 278-427) or long grip (RS 278-433) available, to project into a cabinet less than 25mm. The short grip pawl curves toward the panel, long grip curves away.
Silver powder coated mild steel case with satin nickel plated die cast zinc bolt and latch. Satin finish, stainless steel forend and strike . Designed to match the dimensional characteristics...
Similar in design to the variable tolerance versions but smaller. Material = Stainless Steel Lockable = Yes, Lock Not Included Spring Loaded = Yes Operating Tension = 30kgf Dimensions =...
Similar in design to the variable tolerance versions but smaller. Material = Stainless Steel Spring Loaded = Yes Operating Tension = 30kgf Dimensions = 53 x 35 x 17mm Depth...
Similar in design to the variable tolerance versions but smaller. Material = Steel Finish = Zinc Plated Spring Loaded = Yes Operating Tension = 30kgf Dimensions = 53 x 35...
Slide bolt. Bright zinc plated steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 150mm
Slide bolt. Bright zinc plated steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 200mm
Slide bolts. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position. Supplied complete with keep plate Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 150mm...
Slide bolts. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position. Supplied complete with keep plate Material = Steel Finish = Black Japanned Length = 100mm...
Slide bolts. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position. Supplied complete with keep plate Material = Steel Finish = Black Japanned Length = 200mm...
Snap-in magnetic catch,large - Cabinet Hardware - Magnetic Catches
Spring latch with excellent anti-corrosion properties. Latch to catch distance 12mm Material = Stainless Steel Dimensions = 10 x 13.5 x 4mm Depth = 4mm Length = 10mm Width =...
Spring latch with excellent anti-corrosion properties. Latch to catch distance 12mm Material = Stainless Steel Spring Loaded = Yes Dimensions = 29.2 x 13.1 x 6mm Depth = 6mm Length...
Spring latch with excellent anti-corrosion properties. Operating tension 13kgf. Latch to catch distance 46mm Material = Stainless Steel Length = 15.8mm Width = 16mm
Spring latch with excellent anti-corrosion properties. Operating tension 13kgf. Latch to catch distance 46mm Material = Stainless Steel Spring Loaded = Yes Operating Tension = 13kgf Dimensions = 61 x...
Spring latches offer smooth latching action with a simple, riveted installation. The springs camming action allows for a wide grip and one size for several applications The knurled head style...
Spring loaded, over-centre latches, made from corrosion resistant materials. Catch snaps into frame, pull to open, with a choice of two pull forces. Fits frame from 1.1 to 2.9mm thick.
Steel case, size: 64 mm / 2.5 in. Available with nickel plated steel or polished brass forend and strike. 2 brass levers. 24 differs. Reversible latchbolt. Suitable for bolt through...
Steel compact magnetic catch, 4kg Force - Cabinet Hardware - Magnetic Catches
Straight barrel bolt, aluminium Material = Aluminium Length = 100mm
Straight barrel bolt, aluminium Material = Aluminium Length = 75mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 100mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 150mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 200mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 250mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 300mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Black epoxy steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = Black Epoxy Length = 75mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Bright zinc plated steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 100mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Bright zinc plated steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 150mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Bright zinc plated steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 200mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Bright zinc plated steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 250mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Bright zinc plated steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 300mm
Straight Tower Bolt. Bright zinc plated steel. Ideal for surface mounting both in horizontal or vertical position Material = Steel Finish = BZP Length = 75mm
Suitable for a wide variety of uses where corrosion resistance is necessary i.e. food containers and marine equipment. Available in three sizes Material = Stainless Steel Adjustable = Yes Dimensions...
Suitable for medium duty clamping applications. Suitable for a wide variety of uses where extreme corrosion resistance is required. Available with catch plate manufactured from ASTM 304 grade stainless steel.
Suitable for medium duty clamping applications. Suitable for a wide variety of uses where extreme corrosion resistance is required. Stainless Steel construction Material = Stainless Steel Dimensions = 94 x...
Suitable for screw fixing (M4 screws). Two adjustable latches (range 6.0mm) with manual safety lock. In the open position the latch lies flat to minimise accidental damage . Maximum operating...
Suitable for temperatures up to 100°C. Metal construction. Holding force 2.7kg. Fixing centres 25mm. O/A size 35 x 12 x 2.2mm Shape = Rectangular Affixing Method = Screw Housing Material...
Suitable for use on panel thicknesses up to 13mm. Latch to catch distance 45mm. The cam operates through 90° by pushing the handle inwards to engage with the cam mechanism...
Supplied complete with counterplate. Black in colour. Plastic, steel construction. 3.5mm fixing holes. Holding force 13kg Shape = Rectangular Mounting = Surface Affixing Method = Screw Housing Material = Metal,...
Switch/sensor magnet,25.4x6.35x6.35mm - Cabinet Hardware - Magnetic Catches
Switch/sensor magnet,3 dia x 15mm L - Cabinet Hardware - Magnetic Catches
The catch is manufactured from fibre reinforced nylon, being durable and corrosion resistant. Can be screwed or riveted to door/frame. Mounts inside enclosure. Heavy duty keeper. Push to close, pull...
The RS Pro lockable toggle latch is spring loaded so that it lies flat when unlatched. This minimises the damage to the latch. With a concealed striker plate and a...
The RS Pro one piece slide latches have been designed to be strong and durable. With simple snap-in installation the latch is easy to use. Material = Nylon 66 Dimensions...
The Squire Combi-Bolt3 is a unigue patented recodable combination locking bolt that is completely rustproof. Simple to use and install, the Combi-Bolts high-pick resistance give high quality security for doors...
The stylised, contoured wing makes this latch easy to operate with even a gloved hand, while the dual lift-and-twist operation helps avoid inadvertent snapping open of the latch. The latch...
The white Pinet plastic counterplates for sealed compact magnetic catches are an excellent choice for clean rooms or areas that need frequent washdowns. The counterplates have a blue dot on...
These latches are very useful for securing cupboard doors. Fixing, 3 or 4mm dia countersunk screws. Zinc plated steel with 304 stainless steel springs (latches only). Catches 7 to 9...
This design is particularly recommended for equipment liable to vibration. A sprung catch fitted to the inside wall locks the toggle arm down making accidental release difficult. A wedged blade...
This flexible, black thermoplastic elastomer draw latch is non-corrosive and provides strong over-centre latching . A built-in drag feature holds the latch open, while the flexible body cushions impacts, absorbs...
This low profile latch is operated by lifting and turning the ‘butterfly’ thumbscrew, which operates a cam, pulling down the link. The latch can be used with the catch plate...
This tough, non-corrosive drawer latch has a 7·9mm adjustment range making it ideally suited to areas where dimensional instability is encountered.,The working components of this latch are manufactured from nylon...
Toggle-type latch. Latch with a ring for a padlock. Latch Type = Toggle Material = Steel Finish = Nickel Plated
Two latches with a flat profile that are especially suitable for use in areas of low clearance. The latch folds flat in the open position to minimise the risk of...
Two miniature versions with a curved 1.5mm diameter wire link which allows wider tolerance of fitting dimensions. Normal latch to catch fixing centre is 31.1mm, giving a 15kgf operating tension.
Two robust latches with fully enclosed spring mechanism which gives wide positioning tolerance. Assembly rivets and compression springs made from stainless steel 18//8 . Suitable for screw fixing, using M3.5...
White plastic roller latch. Resistance of 1 to 1.5Kg. Catch and staple ordered separately Catch Type = Roller Material = Plastic Finish = White Dimensions = 34 x 10mm Strike...
White plastic roller latch. Resistance of 1 to 1.5Kg. Catch and staple ordered separately Catch Type = Roller Material = Plastic Finish = White Dimensions = 53 x 14mm Catch...
Zinc and passivated steel construction,O/A length 90mm Material = Steel Finish = Zinc Passivated Dimensions = 90 x 20mm Length = 90mm Width = 20mm
Zinc coated steel case assembly with 8mm follower. Suitable for use with sprung lever furniture with 8mm spindle. Not suitable for bolt through fixings. Available with nickel plated steel or...
Zinc diecast chrome plated body, and zinc diecast black polyester coated handle. Suitable for doors with an offset from the frame of 20mm or more . On doors with an...