Your oneastop, comprehensive guide to commercial doors and door hardware from the brand you trust Illustrated Guide to Door Hardware: Design, Specification, Selection is the only book of its kind to compile all the relevant information regarding design, specifications, crafting, and reviewing shop drawings for door openings in one easyatoaaccess place. Content is presented consistently across chapters so professionals can find what they need quickly and reliably, and the book is illustrated with charts, photographs, and architectural details to more easily and meaningfully convey key information. Organized according to industry standards, each chapter focuses on a component of the door opening or door hardware and provides all options available, complete with everything professionals need to know about that component. When designing, specifying, creating, and reviewing shop drawings for door openings, there are many elements to consider: physical items, such as the door, frame, and hanging devices; the openinga²s function; local codes and standards related to fire, life safety, and accessibility; aesthetics; quality and longevity versus cost; hardware cycle tests; security considerations; and electrified hardware requirements, to name a few. Until now, there hasna²t been a single resource for this information. The only resource available that consolidates all the door and hardware standards and guidelines into one comprehensive publication Consistently formatted across chapters and topics for ease of use Packed with drawings and photographs Serves as a valuable study aid for DHIa²s certification exams If youa²re a professional tired of referring to numerous product magazines or endless online searches only to find short, outaofadate material, Illustrated Guide to Door Hardware: Design, Specification, Selection gives you everything you need in one convenient, comprehensive resource.... Electric strikes, 116a122, 117f, 118f about, 116 fasteners for, 121 finishes for, 116 grades of, 117 installation of, 121a122 locations of, ... 18, 19f computers for, 383 continuous hinges for, 43a44 drawings and diagrams for, 383a388 exit motion sensors, 389 floor closers in, ... 139, 139f for two- and three-point locksets, 160, 160f Electromagnets, see Electromagnetic locksets Electromagnetic door holders, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Illustrated Guide to Door Hardware: Design, Specification, Selection|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2015-04-13|