New GN 936 Slam Latches Enable Doors and Closures to Close Effortlessly

Press Release Summary:

  • Latch engages automatically when the door is closed preventing the door from opening unintentionally
  • Cover and latch are made from plastic and available in either black-gray or light gray
  • Lock mechanism is zinc die-cast while the key is steel, nickel plated

Original Press Release:

Slam Latches Zinc Die-Cast, with and Without Lock, Available from JW Winco

NEW BERLIN, WI – JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, now has available GN 936 Slam Latches Zinc Die-Cast, with and without Lock.

The design of the GN 936 slam latches enable doors and closures to close effortlessly. “The latch engages automatically when the door is closed preventing the door from opening unintentionally,” said John Winkler, CEO, Office of the President at JW Winco. “The slots enable the slam latch to be assembled to aluminum profile systems with different cross-sections.”

The lockable versions of the slam latches are each supplied with two keys, and the key can be removed in both the open and locked positions.

The housing is zinc die-cast, powder coated, and has either a black or silver, textured finish. The cover and latch are plastic and come in either black-gray or light gray. The lock mechanism is zinc die-cast while the key is steel, nickel plated.

JW Winco is a manufacturer/distributor of inch and metric standard parts. JW Winco offers an extensive selection of plastic, steel and stainless steel adjustable levers, cabinet U-handles, hinges and locking mechanisms, revolving and retractable handles, hand wheels, hand cranks, tube connection and conveyor components, construction tubing, shock absorption mounts, leveling mounts, hand knobs, spring, ball and indexing plungers, jig, fixture and fastening components, retaining magnet assemblies, toggle clamps, casters and wheels, universal joints, oil sight glasses, and metric tools for the industrial and commercial equipment industries. JW Winco’s new website, with improved 3D CAD and online buying, is viewable at

JW Winco, which is ISO 9001:2015 certified, is located in New Berlin, Wisconsin, with a brand office in Mexico and a sales location in Canada. For more information, contact JW Winco at 800-877-

8351, by fax at 800-472-0670, on the Web at, and via e-mail at

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