The narrow backset of this mortise latch is ideal for use on smaller French, pantry, or screen doors. It features solid-brass face and strike plates, interior components, and box. This set works best with a small rosette or plate and lever handle.
When using this as a replacement lock, it is important to measure existing cutouts on your door, including the backset, face plate, and mortise pocket. Some modification of your cutouts may be required.
Dimensions. Faceplate: 2 5/8" T x 5/8" W. Strike Plate: 2 3/4" T x 5/8" W. Lock Box: 1 3/4" T x 7/16" W x 1 3/4 D. The backset is 1 3/8".
Backset: On a lock or latch, it is the distance from the front of the face plate to the center of the knob hub. On the door, it is from the edge of the door to the center of the door knob. Learn about hardware >