|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||E05B-005/02 E05B-013/00 E05B-063/04 E05C-003/04|
|미국특허분류(USC)||70/204 ; 70/81 ; 70/211 ; 70/451|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 55 인용 특허 : 2|
The latch assembly is provided with a locking collar and a pair of knockouts so that the latch assembly can be easily converted to a latch-lock assembly by simply inserting a cylinder lock in the proper knockout, depending upon whether the assembly is used in a right-hand or left-hand installation. The conversion of the assembly may be made before or after installation of the latch-lock assembly.
A latch assembly adaptable for use with a panel mounted for either right-hand or left-hand swinging movement in a mating frame and between open and closed positions, said latch assembly being easily convertible to a latch-lock assembly and comprising a. a pan-shaped housing including a peripheral rim mounted on and surrounding an opening in said panel, and a depressed central surface positioned in the opening in said panel, b. a latch-operating stem supported for rotation in said depressed central surface of said pan-shaped housing and including an outer...