Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 06-21-2016, 06:00 PM   #1
New Member
1974 31' Sovereign
Happy Town , California
Join Date: Sep 2015
Posts: 3
Options for replacement latch


At present, I keep the door of my '70 sovereign closed with a hunk of wood, and have been thinking it might be time to change that. However, I've had trouble finding a suitable replacement for the latch that was most likely pillaged by a past owner and sold. I am not looking for the exact replacement, but rather something reasonably affordable that isn't made of cheap plastic (and ideally not involving a knob).

Could anyone point me in the right direction? I'd call out the opening of the door at about 3 1/16" x 7 1/4", and the door itself is 1 1/2" thick. It appears that the actual latch bolt would need to be pretty much at the height of the bottom of the opening. Hope the picture elucidates further.

Thank you readers/responders for your time and expertise!
Jean Lebris is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Convert vintage door latch to modern double rotary latch & strike? Mixter Doors & Locks 5 02-19-2017 09:12 AM
AC replacement-options, options... Belegedhel Furnaces, Heaters, Fireplaces & Air Conditioning 2 07-13-2011 08:54 AM
Installing a Door Knob (Latch or Not to Latch) rslaymaker Doors & Locks 2 11-17-2009 09:52 AM
Entry door knob/latch options for 50's trailer soldiermedic Doors & Locks 8 11-10-2009 02:55 PM
Univolt Replacement - What are best options? toga Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 9 09-28-2006 06:28 PM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:55 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.