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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.
1.Non fire rated door Hardware
Non fire rated door Hardware is an door device which is tested for use on a door that is required to have door hardware, but cannot be used on a fire door.
2.Fire rated door Hardware
Fire rated door Hardware is an door device which is tested for both Non fire and fire conditions and is required to be used on fire doors where door hardware is required by code or desired for durability. Since fire doors require positive-latching, fire door 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.
Here is comparison of Non fire rated door Hardware and Fire rated door Hardware
Fire Exit Hardware vs. Exit Hardware
Aesthetically the Same
Antirust Lever Trim is popular for fire rated wooden door, it is durable and useful hardware. The Lever Trim for Double Doors is one kind of our Exit Device. It has EN1634 Fire-rated. Usually it is suitable to 45-50mm thickness of the door. The Lever Trim can also keep smooth surface for a long time, not easy to rust and can wear resistant, these two characteristics greatly reduce the possibility of Lever Trim become old and bad.
SUS304 Ball Bearing Hinge is good for fire rated steel door, it is durable and easy to use. The Ball Bearing Hinge is one kind of our UL Listed Device. The material of Ball Bearing Hinge is Stainless Steel, so it can keep the original shape very well and it has 3 Hours Fire-rated. The UL certificate Ball Bearing Hinge can also keep smooth surface for a long time, not easy to rust and can wear resistant, these two characteristics greatly reduce the possibility of UL certificate Ball Bearing Hinge become old and bad.
Stainless Steel Panic Exit Device is top-rated for fire rated metal door. As a professional Panic Exit Device supplier in China, we provide customers various quality Exit Panic Device and they apply to different commercial doors. The Exit Device is one kind of our UL Listed Exit Device. The material of Panic Exit Device is Stainless Steel, so it can keep the original shape very well. It won't turn yellow or rust.
D&D Hardware Manufacture of high quality hardware for Fire Rated Doors, Wooden Doors, Metal Doors, Escape Doors, Single Fire Rated Flush Doors, Double Doors, Security Doors, Louver Steel Doors etc.
All our products strictly according to international Standard, such as the ANSI, BS EN/CE, UL, BHMA standard.
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