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mortise lock for sash controls In 060-1255

A home owner from Bedford NH says:
Hello My sliding door handle has the mortise lock missing. The handle has stamped "Sash Controls Inc 060-1255" on it. I know this company does not exist any more, but I was hoping you would know the right mortise lock to recommend. I do have the handle and the thumb lever just the internal mortise lock missing.
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Paul from SWISCO responded:
Could our 82-226 mortise lock be a match? Carefully compare it to the hole where it installs to confirm that the dimensions would be the same.
A home owner from Bedford NH says:
The hole dimensions appear to be very close to what I could measure. The only issue I notice is with the 45 degree keyway for thumb turn needs to be towards the top. Is it a matter of flipping it around when installing?
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Dave from SWISCO responded:
Yes you might have to flip the mortise lock, yes. If you want, send us some photos of your mortise lock and how it looks in the door.
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