If any question is guaranteed to stump us at Whitechapel Ltd it is "What kind of handle do you think I ought to use on my …..". While we are perhaps sometimes over willing to tell a customer our own likes and dislikes I hope it is apparent that our choices are less valid than your own, you can look at your furniture, we can't.
In an effort to make the choosing easier all photos in our catalog are scaled 100% so at least you won't have to imagine size as well as style.
If you are ...
Catches come in a bewildering assortment of function and design. In very general terms a catch is any device whose purpose is to hold two or more components together while allowing for easy release. Quite what distinguishes a catch from a latch is unclear to me so we will group them together for the sake of this guide. Locks are dealt with elsewhere and are considered distinct from catches.
Door catches can either be mounted to show on the outside of the door or the can be mo...
This approach to 270° opening is popular for entertainment centers and the like. The door swings open on its pair of hinges to 180°. At the point where the door would normally bind (180°) the hinged vertical element of the face frame releases itself from a magnetic catch and allows the door to continue its swing to 270°.
Our cranked hinges can allow a door to open 270°. These neat Japanese hinges are machined from solid extruded brass section and are available to suit ...