Patent Number: 8,870,245

Title: Latch receiver for hook latch

Abstract: A latch receiver for receiving the hook of a hook latch has a metal C-shaped outer guard cover with parallel spaced apart side panels defining an open end that is a little wider than the width of the spaced apart sides of the latch enclosure. The C-shaped guard cover further has a planar back panel from which the side panels extend. Within the guard cover and spaced from the back panel is a rectangular receiver plate. Above and below the receiver plate are upper and lower end plates that support the receiver plate.

Inventors: Johnson; Matthew (Chicago, IL), Meza; Sergio (Lyons, IL)

Assignee: L & P Property Management Company

International Classification: E05C 3/06 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00