This architecturally shaped D Handle is made with a very fine quality of metal is one of the great designs from Italy. It's high quality finish and shape has a wonderful hand and will bring any handbag to a more upscale version.
Each handle is installed where the back sits into the front piece and screwed into place. A D-shaped cut out will need to be made to the top of the bag for installation. The top of the D shape will include the top edge of the bag which brings more stability of installation than other types of the same style, therefore a sturdier handle.
Each handle weights 5.5 ounces, Outside measurement - width is 5 7/8" wide (150mm) x 2 7/8" high (72 mm). Inside measurement - width is 4 1/8" wide (105mm) x 2" high (50 mm), Most applications use 2 of these handles for both sides of the bag.
This handle is made to be installed on the top side of a bag and it is highly recommended to firmly stabilize the area of where this handle sits with such items as bontex, Peltex or Decovil Heavy. The stabilization needs to hold the weight of the bag in addition to the bag contents. It is the responsibility of each user to determine the type of stabilization needed. It is also suggested to use a glue that bonds metal to fabric, vinyl or leather. Glue suggestions are HT2 Guttermann, or E6000, and should be applied according to manufacture's instructions.
Storage - This is a highly polished handle that will need to be stored in the same manner which it is received. Please make sure handles are encased in the same packaging until use. After handle installation, it is recommended to wrap the handle in a plastic wrap to insure the finish is not damaged during installation, storage, or shipping.