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  1. GU Lock Case Old Style 28 / 35mm Backset 92 PZ - Common In the 90's

    GU Lock Case Old Style 28 / 35mm Backset 92 PZ - Common In the 90's
    The GU gearbox was once the most common lock used by UK fabricators. Whilst the lock became superseded in the late 90’s, it’s still is often found on doors today. The full length locks are no longer available, however the old style gearbox matches are. Usually by replacing the gearbox only you can restore the full lock to working order...
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  2. Mila Offset Window Lock Mechanisms - Used in 1980's & 1990's Upvc Windows

    Mila Offset Window Lock Mechanisms - Used in 1980's & 1990's Upvc Windows
    Mila offset window lock mechanisms were widely used in the early days of Upvc windows, throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s. The offset gearbox was made to use the existing bead leg chamber in Upvc window openers to allow for a window gearbox, rather than the once used cockspur window handles, which were not as secure. The gearbox was made as...
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  3. Old Style Maco 5STK Upvc Door Lock

    Old Style Maco 5STK Upvc Door Lock
    The old style Maco door lock 5STK upvc door gearbox was one of the most common door locks made for the Upvc industry in 1990's and early 2000's, but is now obsolete. However the gearbox is still available and usually restored to the full lock mechanism to full working order. This gearbox is easily identifiable by viewing the unique latch...
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  4. Window Handle That Allows Blinds To Clear

    Window Handle That Allows Blinds To Clear
    A common issue found by many clients when installing new blinds, for example in the bathroom, is they hit the window handle, preventing the blind from hanging correctly. Our purpose made window handles are only 28mm high, rather than the more common 55mm to 60mm deep window handles. This should allow blinds to clear without issue. For this week only...
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  5. Replace Most Old Upvc Door Handles

    Replace Most Old Upvc Door Handles
    A question we often get asked via email is "can i replace a 70mm pz handle on my old Upvc door?" The answer is yes! - our Sprung Door Handle with a 180mm Screw Fix and a 70mm pz is ideal to replace most old Upvc Door handles. The handle comes even comes with spring cassettes so that the handle leavers...
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  6. Flush Fitting Locking Sash Jammers For Composite Doors and Timber Windows

    Flush Fitting Locking Sash Jammers For Composite Doors and Timber Windows
    Flush Fitting Locking Sash Jammers have become a popular product here at Spares 4 Repairs. With the ever-rising popularity of the composite door, due to the diverse range of colours and styles available, also the trend towards timber windows increasing the question we often get asked is "what if I want to increase my security?" Now we have the answer...
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  7. Short Projecting Handles For Windows With Venitian Blinds

    Short Projecting Handles For Windows With Venitian Blinds
    A major headache for the public and blind installers was always the fact that the handles on most uPVC windows protruded too far away from the frames, which made it difficult for the blind installers to get the blinds to pass over the handles. The solution is finally here, for some of us at least! short projecting handles for windows...
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  8. New York, New York! Not a problem for Upvc Spares 4 Repairs

    New York, New York! Not a problem for Upvc Spares 4 Repairs
    Sometimes a replacement part is not always required to make a repair, you just need some know how. Once you have this, then the fix is simple. This was the case for David from New York over in America. A local company were going to charge David $400 just to take a look at his door, thinking it couldn't be...
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  9. Spares4Repairs at the MLA Expo 2017 with Patlock Ltd

    Spares4Repairs at the MLA Expo 2017 with Patlock Ltd
    The Patlock is a revolutionary French Door security product Spares4Repairs have been behind from the start, eventually becoming the main trade distributor earlier in 2017. Mick Foster, the Spares4Repairs company chairman was pleased to go down to the MLA Expo 2017 with Patlock Ltd to help promote the Patlock. The MLA Expo is Europes Largest Locksmith & Security Exhibition Trade Show...
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