Interior door latches

1 Feb 2013
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United Kingdom
Hello all,

Having just fitted a load of internal doors, bought the handles ( I need some latches.

Now I thought a latch was a latch.

But what's the difference between a mortice latch, tubular mortice latch, bolt through latch etc.

There seems to be a few variances.

Thanks all
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google is your friend,pictures will also tell you the differences. :)

Google was the first stop and I can appreciate the visual differences.

My initial question was a bit crap.

I'm basically after knowing when you'd use one over the other.

Cheers again.
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if you type into google the differing types there will be info.then you can decide which are the best 1s for you.

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