The Vertical Pull gate latch is the ideal gate latch for use on front gates, pet gates, side gates and perimeter gates. It is magnetically triggered latching makes it highly reliable, as it greatly reduces the chances of jamming or sticking during closure. Made from hi-tech engineering polymers and stainless-steel componentry, MagnaLatch® Gate Latches are suitable for mounting to most gates and gate materials. Alert has audio sound and flashing LED lights. * CAUTION: This ‘Vertical Pull’ model is not suitable for swimming pool or child safety gates. See the ‘Top Pull” model for such applications.