What is a London bar lock?
London Bar is a door frame reinforcing bar with a ‘D’ shaped staple to fit over the staple (keep) of a surface fitted rim lock or cylinder night latch.
How does a push bar work?
You simply push a rod, a bar or other activator, the latch mechanism is retracted and you are able to push the door open. These types of devices function differently than a typical door lock, in that they are designed to allow exit without the use of a key or any rotary motion of any kind.
What is a Birmingham bar on a door?
The Birmingham Bar is very highly recommended by police and security specialists to strengthen a door frame against ‘kick-in’ attack. It is a multi-purpose flat security bar mainly used to strengthen the hinge side of the door frame on inward opening doors.
What is a door bar?
The door bar sits in the door way and acts as a transition between your wooden floor and the floor in the next room. For example, it would cover the gap left between the wooden floor the adjacent floor, e.g. tiles, carpet, etc. You have a choice of style of door bar, depending upon your requirements.
What are crash bars for doors?
An exit device – sometimes called a Panic Device or a Crash Bar – is mechanical door hardware operated from the inside of an outswing exit door through the use of a crossbar or push rail and extends at least halfway across its width.
How does a drawer lock work?
This lock works similar to a home deadbolt in that a latch extrudes from the lock into an installed strike to secure the door. We like these because the backing of the lock (inside of the drawer) is larger than a typical cam lock. Thus, there is more distribution of force making it harder to break open.
Why do houses in Spain have bars?
Spanish properties have bars on the windows as a measure of protection against break-in or burglary, to allow safe open ventilation in hot weather, and to provide safety for pets and children.
What are Birmingham bars?
Best bars in Birmingham
- 40 St Paul’s. Bars and pubs.
- 1000 Trades.
- Ana Rocha Bar & Gallery.
- Bacchus Bar.
- Wine Freedom.
- The Botanist.
- The Edgbaston.