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John Wright Company, Inc.

P.O. Box 269, Wrightsville, PA, 17368, USA

  • 800-444-9364

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Ryan Martin

Latest New Product News from
John Wright Company, Inc.

fasteners & hardware

Colonial Knob Latch features cast iron design.

January 30, 2014

Combining classic style of Suffolk thumb latch with convenient knob, Colonial Knob Latch is suitable for period-authentic restoration or adding vintage style. Unit features privacy lock and reversible design for use on left- or right-hand doors up to 1¾ in. thick. To extend life inside or out, latch uses proprietary, multi-step WeaterWright™ coating system. Mounting hardware and instructions are included. Read More

fasteners & hardware

Lag Pintle and Trim Plate work with variety of shutters.

November 29, 2013

Installing into wood or masonry, 6 in. Lag Pintle provides secure mounting location for shutter hinges. Unit is made of solid steel and finished with multi-step WeatherWright™ coating system. Trim Plate, made of heavy cast iron for three-dimensional look, works with Lag Pintle to cover installation hole and provide clean look. Products are available separately or together as value pack with masonry anchor. Read More

fasteners & hardware

Special Purpose Hinge Pintle enables secure mounting.

November 29, 2013

Installed on wood or masonry, special purpose hinge pintle (item 88-522) provides secure mounting location for John Wright shutter hinges. Reversible design can be mounted on left or right side of windows and provides 1.5 in. of offset. While suited for brick or blocks because design moves screws away from edge to reduce possibility of cracking, cast iron construction with steel hinge pin promotes durability. Screws and plastic anchors are included. Read More

fasteners & hardware, mounting & attaching products

Hardware Pack aids installation of shutter tiebacks.

May 6, 2013

Shutter Dog Value Pack combines scroll shutter dogs with lag screws and everything else needed for installation on pair of shutters. Shutter dogs are heavy cast iron for classic, three-dimensional look and are finished with multi-step WeatherWright™ coating system. Included masonry anchors allow mounting in nearly any building material. Shutter dog holder, using rare-earth magnets to secure dogs tightly to shutter, minimizes potential rattling in windy conditions. Read More

mounting & attaching products

Faux Strap Hinges enhance curb appeal.

April 30, 2013

Available in 8 models to dress up look of garage doors, doors, gates, and shutters, Faux Strap Hinges give look of functional strap hinges without expense or complicated installation. Units come in both cast aluminum and cast iron with lengths from 9–17+ in. Style choices include traditional, refined look with spade tip, and more fanciful design with ribbing, accent bands, and fleur-de-lis tip. Aluminum hinges are available with black, bronze, or bronze verdigris finish. Read More

fasteners & hardware

Magnetic Catch secures cabinet doors.

April 25, 2013

Used to secure cabinet doors in closed position, Magnetic Cabinet Catch features rare-earth magnet and is offered in black, nickel, and brass finishes. Tool-less adjustments are precise and infinitely variable within range of near ¼ in. Adjustment range and size afford diverse mounting options, and matching strike plate and screws are included. Read More

fasteners & hardware

Shutter Slide Bolt features anti-rattle spring.

February 19, 2013

Made of heavy cast iron with multi-step WeatherWright™ coating system for extended life, Farm House Shutter Bolt uses bolt and catch halves to secure shutters in closed position. Unit features enclosed bolt and anti-rattle spring for quiet operation. Mounted on inside of shutters, bolt is operated through window opening. Read More

plant furnishings & accessories

Cast Iron Letter Slot combines security and vintage styling.

February 12, 2013

Made of cast iron from pattern evoking circa 1900 aesthetics, Letter Slot allows mail to be delivered through door and safely placed inside. Design features flowing garlands and floral details, and lacquer finish promotes weather resistance. Featuring through-bolt installation, slot features pass-through sized for most standard mail and comes with hardware that accommodates use with doors up to 2 ¾ in. thick. Read More

fasteners & hardware, plant furnishings & accessories

Door Top Bolt secures inactive half of double doors.

February 12, 2013

Made from cast iron in Art Deco pattern with geometric shapes, Door Top Bolt secures inactive half of double door pair using spring-loaded bolt and 24 in. pull-chain release, which can be shortened if needed. Unit is surface mounted and comes with mounting screws, eliminating mortising of door. Fit and finish are modern with smooth operation and powder coating for lasting service. Read More

mounting & attaching products

Large Offset Strap Hinge permits shutter mounting flexibility.

January 29, 2013

Made with traditional pattern using 8-gauge powder-coated steel, Offset Strap Hinge provides 5 in. of clearance to work with many windows that are recessed into building walls. Pintle is cast iron with powder coating for outdoor service, and design facilitates installation while providing mounting strength and flexibility. Offset of 2.5 in. allows shutter to swing clear of trim, brick, stone, or other obstructions, and mounting screws are included. Read More

mounting & attaching products

Faux Hinges add traditional look to decorative shutters.

October 23, 2012

Intended for non-functional shutters, Faux New York Hinges give realistic appearance of hinged, working shutters. Units feature cast iron construction combined with multi-step coating process. Flexible design can be used on either side of window and offers 3 in. mounting range to accommodate variables in shutter positioning. Lockable at any angle, hinges can be used in 2 orientations to provide 0 or 3 in. of throw. Read More

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