The fire door hinge is the center of the fire door suspension system. It is responsible for opening and closing the door for daily use. It can withstand the flame temperature in the event of a fire, ensure the functionality of the fire door, and protect people from using the fire door to escape. The fireproof hinge not only plays an extremely important role in the door suspension system but also ensures the normal opening and closing of the door. At the same time, it also plays a very important role in protecting life. For example, the fire-rated door hinge for fire-rated doors.2020-05-19
The necessity of panic exit device The scene of the fire is unpredictable. First, people inhale a large amount of smoke and cause fatigue and even loss of consciousness. If it is an ordinary handle lock or ball lock for an escape door, let alone pulling down or turning the handle to push the door ou2020-04-24
Fire rated door refers to the door that can meet the requirements of fire resistance stability, integrity and heat insulation within a certain period of time. It is mainly used in the openings of firewalls, stairwell entrances, evacuation walkways, pipeline wellheads, etc. Fire rated doors are usually used for people. When a fire occurs, it can prevent the spread of fire and the diffusion of smoke within a certain period of time, ensure the safe evacuation of personnel, and play a role of sealing when the positive pressure air supply system is working. To ensure the quality of fire doors, the selection of hardware accessories is also an important link. Since fire doors are special for fire protection, of course, their accessories must also be special for fire protection, so the selection of fire door hardware accessories must be strict. Reasonable installation, proper management, and whether it is in place are directly related to the fire protection effect of the fire rated door.2019-12-27
Fire rated hardware is the heart of a fire rated door. The hinge has an extremely important role in the door suspension system to ensure the normal opening and closing of the door. At the same time, hinges also play an important role in life, such as hinges used on fire doors. What happens if the fire door hinges does not use on fire door? Be the hinge necessary for fire protection?
Below we analyze from two points, whether the hinge needs fire protection.
Fire rated doors serve a purpose. They are manufactured in a way that is to help reduce the spread of fire and smoke. Fire rated doors allow occupants time to safely exit the structure during a fire or to allow for an area of refuge within the building that protects them until fire service can arrive. These fire rated doors are also part of the building's design and serve to protect fire service personnel during fire suppression. When the door is not properly latched in its frame it loses its effectiveness. When they are not properly maintained they are of no value during a fire making the design and purpose of the door obsolete.2018-03-29
When it comes to the fire safety work in the buildings, it is an important role: Fire Rated Metal Door. Finding the right Fire rated door hardware for Fire Rated Doors is critical, as it can save lives.
Fire rated doors are usually placed on the evacuation paths such as staircases, front rooms and walkways. When choosing fire doors, attention should be paid to specifications, and the path should not be blocked when opening doors. The normally closed fire doors in public passages will affect the ventilation and lighting, and the passage is inconvenient. If the management is not good, it will lead to the failure of the door closer and the hoisting hardware, which is not conducive to the normal use of the fire doors. The maintenance and maintenance of the fire rated metal doors should be strengthened in the use process.
Fire doors in the installation and use of some details need to pay attention to, it’s matching hardware fittings only the installation of fire doors in line with cons
Fire doors are a very important safety feature of any building. Fire door require the use of high-quality fire protection hinge. So what are the requirements for high-quality fire-proof Hinges?2019-04-30
Fire rated for use on single doors the Marathon Fire Door Kit is a system developed as part of a half hour sliding fire door assembly to BS 476: Part 22: 1987, and should be installed on the non-fire risk side of an aperture.2018-04-14
Fire Exit Hardware is an exit device which is tested for both panic and fire conditions and is required to be used on fire doors where panic hardware is required by code or desired for durability. Since fire doors require positive-latching, fire exit hardware does not incorporate mechanical dogging. If a push/pull function is desired for a fire door, electric latch retraction hardware may be installed, as long as the latch projects automatically upon fire alarm.2018-04-13
UL is an acronym for D&D hardware which is an independent product safety certification organizations. UL develops standards by which they test fire rated door hardware to verify that it meets certain safety requirements during use, or in the event of a fire or other circumstances.2018-04-12
Fire Rated Double Door Hardware is suitable for Auditorium Exits Double Door, Escape Gallery Double Door, Gallery Double Door, Lift Lobby, Stairwell Emergency Exit Double Door, Stairwell Emergency Exit Double Door, etc.2018-04-11
Fire doors can help compartmentalize a building, prevent the spread of smoke and flames, and protect egress routes to allow for safe escape. However, they must be properly specified, installed, and maintained to provide the necessary protection. As a professional door hardware manufacturer in China, we provide customers various quality fire rated door hardware.2018-04-10
Fire doors are an important part of a building's passive fire protection system, and doors in a means of egress provide life safety by allowing people to exit quickly when necessary. So you need fire rated door hardware which can protect life safety with fire rated door.2018-04-09
The fire rating classification of the wall into which the door is installed dictates the required fire rating of the door. The location of the wall in the building and prevailing building code establish the wall's fire rating.2018-04-08
A fire can be devastating to company property, but it doesn't have to be if you take into account fire-rated wood doors. With the right products, a fire can be controlled to minimize damage and provide safety to employees and customers.2018-04-04
Steel fire doors are "rated" by time (in minutes or hours) that a door can withstand exposure to fire test conditions. Hourly ratings include 1-1/2-hours, 1-hour, 3/4-hour, and 1/3-hour, with the maximum rating required of any swinging type fire door being three hours.2018-04-03
Fire rated doors are required in numerous areas of a commercial buildings. Metal fire doors can attain ratings up to 3 hours where wood fire doors can be rated up minutes. Not all doors in a commercial building need to be fire rated. Fire rated door requirements are typically determined by the fire rating of the wall and use of the door.
There can be confusion in the marketing of door hardware when it comes to products that are "fire rated". When you scan through a suppliers catalog you will often find the notation that the hardware is "fire rated". But non fire rated door Hardware and fire rated door Hardware are two different types of door device.
Fire has always been a hidden danger in our lives, so now many public places and families will be equipped with stainless steel fire doors, so that in the event of fire, we can better ensure the safety of our lives. Now let's get to know the characteristics of metal fire door and the selection guide of fire door hardware.2019-06-06
Fire rated doors can meet fire resistance stability, integrity and insulation for a certain period of time. It is a fireproof partition with certain fire resistance, such as in fire compartments, evacuation stairwells, and vertical shafts.
In addition to the function of ordinary doors, fire doors have the function of preventing the spread of fire and the spread of smoke, which can prevent the spread of fire for a certain period of time and ensure the evacuation of personnel.
Fire rated doors meet the requirements of fire resistance stability, integrity and insulation for a certain period of time. With more and more modern high-rise buildings,fire doors that can greatly protect the lives of people play a vital role.2019-07-16
As we all know, fire rated hardware is the heart of a fire rated door. The normal open and close of the door is inseparable from the tacit cooperation of each fire rated hardware accessory. If a fire rated door is not used with a complete door system, it cannot pay a role as a door.2019-08-02
Fire rated door refers to the door that can meet the requirements of fire stability, integrity and thermal insulation in a certain period of time, together with the frame. Fire door is one of the measures for building fire prevention separation. They are usually used on fire walls, stairwell entrances or pipe wells, requiring smoke and fire isolation.
Fire doors not only have the function of ordinary doors, but also have the function of preventing the spread of fire and smoke. They can prevent the spread of fire in a certain time and ensure the evacuation of people.
The building inspection services help identify critical fire, life safety and security building improvements needed to achieve code compliance with the ultimate goal of achieving fire, life safety and security of the building.2019-08-23
Fire rated doors are doors that meet the requirements for fire resistance stability, integrity and insulation for a certain period of time. The use of matching door hardware can maximize the effectiveness of the fire door. So we need door hardware that also has a fireproof effect. In order to play the role of normal opening and closing of the fire door in the event of fire, the fire door hinge must be certified to install the fire door. Some people may question "Why must we have a fireproof hinge to be installed on fire door? Why can't a general stainless steel hinge was installed on fire door?"2019-09-29