Posts Tagged 'curries'

Feb
1

They sound virtually the same so you can understand why most people – even in the construction industry assume they are synonymous, but fire protection and fire resistance refer to two separate performance criteria set forth by the International Building Code (IBC). These two categories have their own unique requirements related to test standards, applications …

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Jan
10

Zinc Coating

No, I’m not talking about the stuff lifeguards used to smear on their noses back in the 80’s to protect from the sun. In the commercial door industry, zinc coating is an important attribute in quality steel doors and frames. While its anti-corrosive nature is extremely valuable, the most noticeable advantage is the way that …

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Apr
4

ASSA ABLOY Wood Attack Resistant Door Opening

Trade shows might not seem as important these days with so much information available at your fingertips, but nothing compares to seeing and touching the actual products that you’re interested in. ISC West, the security industry’s largest active tradeshow, is this week in Las Vegas and the ASSA …

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Mar
8

The material composition and engineering of doors and frames are crucial for door openings looking to achieve a high level sound transmission class (STC) rating. These components generally get the most attention when specifying an opening with focus on things like insulation and what core material to use. Accessories such as sound seals are often …

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Jan
31

Attack Resistant Opening Testing

Forced Entry Bullet Resistant Opening Testing

These two new specialty door products which have recently launched from ASSA ABLOY brands are similar at first glance, yet serve distinctly separate applications, purpose and performance. You can find detailed information about each individually online, but I’d like to share some of the major …

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