Furniture Drawer Locks are reliable reproductions with a heavy extruded brass plate with a steel box. Secure-lever locking mechanism secures furniture drawers, desk lids and cabinet doors hinged right. Due to placement of keyhole this lock cannot be used on doors hinged left.
Strikes are unnecessary and not included with half mortise locks. Orders with multiples of the same furniture drawer lock are shipped keyed alike.
Keyhole location measurement is critical.Replacement lock-keyhole-location must match location of keyhole in furniture.
To measure:easiest to measure old lock, if you have it:
Lock Keyhole Location: distance between selvedge-edge - where bolt shoots through, to lock pin. This measurement is known as the backset.
Furniture Keyhole Cutout Location: distance between furniture-edge to estimated location of lock pin in furniture keyhole.