Press Release Summary:
- Protects latch from getting damaged, accidentally unlatching or getting hooked on something during transportation
- Used with large twist latches and large keepers
- Allows for a crate panel thickness range from 3/8″ to 3/4″
Original Press Release:
Surface Mount Twist Latch Protector
Easily mount to crates for safeguarding latches against shock and vibration.
Sierra Pacific Engineering and Products now offers twist latch protector plates which protect latch from getting damaged, accidentally unlatching, or getting hooked on something during transportation. These new plates are to be used with SPEP’s large twist latches (part numbers 2095 and 2098) and large keepers (part number 2096). Latch protector plates are available as individual components or may be purchased as part of a kit which includes: plate, latch and keeper.
The plate is designed with a universal mounting hole pattern for greater adjustment options. It allows for a crate panel thickness range from 3/8″ to 3/4″. There are also convenient marking on the plate to further assist with mounting. Please contact your SPEP representative for more information.