Avocet Cockspur Window Handle – 9mm – 17mm – 21mm
Cockspur window handle made by Avocet. Available left or right handed in 9mm, 17mm and 21mm heights. The handle is fixed to the sash, when the handle is closed, the spur closes over a plastic wedge that is fixed to the frame. This keeps the sash closed tight. A perfect replacement window handle or perfect handle to upgrade your window handles to locking window handles.
This handle is a lockable type – The handle can be locked using the key supplied.
Each handle comes with two self adhesive backed screw covers and one key.
Window handles often break with the excess force that is put on them, when trying to close a window that has strained or broken hinges. They will usually become loose and wobbly, and then will eventually break off completely. Usually if your window handle is broken, your hinges will be broken too.
Never lock bedroom window handles with this key. Bedroom windows must always be open-able to facilitate escape in the event of an emergency.
Avocet Cockspur Window Handle Sizing
Cockspur window handles are used old uPVC & aluminium windows. 9mm are most commonly used on aluminium windows. 17mm and 21mm heights are often used on old uPVC windows.
To measure the height of your existing cockspur window handle. Measure from the bottom of the window handle base to the under side of the spur.
Screw Hole Spacing
Top screw hole to 2nd screw hole: 10mm
2nd screw hole to 3rd screw hole: 38mm
3rd screw hole to bottom screw hole: 10mm
The screw hole spacings on the Avocet cockspur window handle match up to many old cockspur window handles, making it an ideal replacement handle. Reusing the same screw holes as the existing window handle makes replacing your cockspur window handle quick and hassle free.
Click on the “Instructional Video” tab for our videos of how to replace a cockspur window handle on a uPVC window and a Aluminium window