Patent Number: 6,168,214

Title: Latch assembly

Abstract: A latch assembly for latching two components comprising a support member arranged to be attached, in use, to a first component to be latched. A lever member is pivotally attached to the support member at a first pivot point, and an engaging member is pivotally attached to the support member at a second pivot point. The engaging member is arranged to be moved, by movement of the lever member, from a position in which it urges a second component out of engagement with the first component to a position in which it engages with a second component to be latched to draw the second component into engagement with the first component and latch the components.

Inventors: Lambert; Anthony (Surrey, GB)

Assignee: MCKechnie UK Limited

International Classification: E05C 3/00 (20060101); E05C 3/08 (20060101); H05K 7/14 (20060101); E05B 17/00 (20060101); E05C 003/06 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018