Field gate auto-catch set
This is a field gate version of the ever-popular slam auto-catch used on small domestic gates.
For use with wooden field gates hanging and closing onto the back of wooden gate posts or brick pillars.
An animal-friendly “D” loop striker is available for use with cattle or horses.
A 12mm drill bit for wood at least 100 long is required to drill the hole for attaching the striker through the gate shutting stile.
A 12mm drill bit. Either for wood or masonry (depending on what type of posts/pillars are being used)to drill holes for the coach screws which attach the catch to the post/pillar.
A selection of spanners/adjustable wrenches.
As the nut, bolt and coach screw sizes can vary, please check spanner and drill sizes required when you receive your set.
Field gate auto catches can be locked with a padlock to prevent the catch from being opened.
- It is important that all holes are correctly positioned and drilled. Check carefully before drilling.
- Gates cannot normally be returned once drilled or marked in any way.
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