If you're asking about a specific project, Pat, you'll need to go to that post and ask your question there so the person will see it. My guess is, it was some sort of a pull.
At the top os the page right after the magnifying glass type in barn door handle, and below it click on Porjects, see if 1 of them is the one you are after.
You will need a recessed door pull, like these: https://amzn.to/2GZPgkf
Here's a post that might help you - https://www.homedepot.com/c/ah/how-to-install-barn-doors/9ba683603be9fa5395fab90d91dd08b
Perhaps this discussion will help:
Most just have a handle that are "U" shaped - maybe about 6" long to allow for a good grip. Many styles available in hardware locations.
Here is some info
Hi Pat, hope this helps you with making up your mind about handles on a barn door.
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Space-saving barn doors add beauty and function to almost any room. ... Quality hardware is a mustYour barn door will be a focal point in your home, so it needs to look great, perform flawlessly and. ... You need the right kind of space. A barn ... A handle or pull lets you slide the door open and shut easily, and it looks great.
Hi Pat, hope these help you out, you’ll need to install a recessed pull on the inside so the door clears the door jamb when it slides open.
Hi Pat. If you ever want to re-visit a particular project, just click the little blue house at the top of this page, left-hand corner. Boxes will drop down according to specific categories. You can navigate thru Home Talk projects to find your project. If you can't find it, try using the search bar. Good luck Pat. I hope you are well.
It could have been a recessed one, but to be sure maybe look up the Project at top of Homepage. Best wishes.
Any of these will do https://amzn.to/3jQ353y
I found this article which helps you find the correct size, finish and handle: https://wildwesthardware.com/blogs/news/how-to-choose-a-barn-door-handle
I misread this. The inside handle needs to not interfere with the movement. Maybe us a recessed hole and filler like a sliding closet door.
I have a handle that is like a drawer/cabinet pull turned vertically!