Monthly Archives: December 2011

Is the outside access device 322EC compatible with the Exidor pushbar 296-4?

Yes those units are compatible with each other, you only need one 322EC for the double door set.

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Secret POCKET DOOR discovered in Skyrim!

As a bit of Christmas fun, we thought we’d share the discovery of a secret POCKET DOOR behind a wardrobe in the Sleeping Giant Inn, Riverwood, Skyrim.  To find it you’ll have to be on the quest for the “Horn … Continue reading

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Introducing the Terra 120G bottom rolling sliding door gear for frameless glass

An Italian style designer bottom rolling sliding door kit for frameless glass doors. The satin stainless steel half-moon shaped track comes pre-drilled in 2m and 4m lengths and can be cut down. Rubber covered rollers give a smooth quiet action. … Continue reading

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Q: I have a door that is a glass panel at the top. The wood above the glass to the door stop is approx 73mm. The door opens outwards. The door is on a warehouse and is used quite a lot by the public. I have brought 2 closers from my local DIY centre but they do not fit due to the narrow bit at the top. What do you recommend?

         A: There are two possible solutions; Option 1.) Using a door closer with a Drop Plate, e.g. the Geze TS2000NVBC (which is a really good mid-range, mid-price model) – the drop plate (shown above) allows the body to be set … Continue reading

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What products can be used under the EN 179 standard?

EN 179 covers panic hardware Push Pads and Lever Handle devices, which can be used in areas were members of the public do not have access, such as workplace offices or factories. The standard allows these types of products to … Continue reading

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