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Canadian Bears vs. Door Handles

Back in March 2014, the Canadian city of Vancouver banned the use of lever door handles on outside doors in new buildings. The change sparked outrage as door knobs can be quite difficult for elderly or disabled people to operate. … Continue reading

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Gridlock tubular latch

Tubular latches are easy to fit with a standard tool kit, no complex morticing is required.  They are perfect for using on contemporary designs of internal household doors where you are using lever handles on round roses where you can … Continue reading

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KARCHER R38 starlight door handles – brighten up any door

A pair of dual finish stainless steel handles mounted on a 10mm thick stainless steel rose with integral spring and independent stop washer.  The unique German-made Karcher Design 3 part rose system ensures the lever handles are fixed in the … Continue reading

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Our local club has an external opening emergency exit door which is fitted with an Exidor panic bar on the inside. Externally there is no way of opening the door and due to the door opening to an external smoking area we would like to fit some sort of hardware whereby the external handle can be disabled for security, but enabled while the property is occupied. This needs to be locked at night. What can we use?

We would suggest a door closer, such as the Geze TS2000, used in combination with an outside access device, such as the Exidor 322EC lockable door handle which will be freely usable during club opening hours, then locked at night.

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