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Giant doors can be fire escapes too!

With a standard Briton 376 two point locking push bar the maximum door size can be up to 1300mm wide & 2500mm high – anything smaller than this and you just cut the bar or shoot bolt tube down with … Continue reading

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Briton Exit Hardware

  Briton have a comprehensive and versatile range of exit hardware that combines the functional needs of safety and security with aesthetic lines.  Briton exit hardware is the ideal choice for all panic and emergency applications including hospitals, schools, hotels, … Continue reading

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Is it possible to buy spare parts for a Exidor 200 series push bar?

Yes, spare parts are a relatively inexpensive way to extend the life of panic hardware.  You can view Exidor panic hardware spare parts, optional extras and keeps on our website here.

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Q: I’m looking at your panic hardware here on the site, I have a 1000mm wide door, what is the actual length of the push bar on the Exidor 294?

A: The bar itself comes at 1180mm long in both the standard Exidor 294 and Exidor 296 kits and is designed to be cut down to size. For future reference, oversize bars are available at 1600mm and 2100mm in panic … Continue reading

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A fire escape door with a micro switch for an alarm?

Q: (from Simon) I am the caretaker of a school.  There is a door which must be a fire escape door in a wing of the school which is seldom used.  If it is opened in any non-fire related event, … Continue reading

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