Due to tooling costs and similar considerations, variations of hinge sizes and fixing methods are not easily accommodated on a steel door. Steel door manufacturers generally provide their own steel hinges, which otherwise comply with these requirements, as part of the fire-resisting steel door-set and these are covered by evidence of performance.2020-07-18
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, their accessories must of course also be special for fire protection, so the selection of fire door hardware accessories must be strict. Reasonable installation, proper management, and use in place are directly related to the fire protection effect of the fire door.2020-06-23
When used in a fire-resisting door assembly, the door leaf should be hung on single-axis hinges in accordance with local and national regulations. Hinges fitted to fire-resisting doors should be able to achieve the intended fire rating; also the hinge should be able to allow the door closing device, when fitted to a fire-resisting door assembly, to close the door leaf reliably from any angle to which it has been opened, overcoming the resistance of a latch or any seals when fitted.2020-06-09
Fire door is one of the measures for building fire separation. It plays an important role in preventing the spread and spread of smoke and fire and reducing the loss.Some items of building hardware are essential to ensure that the fire resisting door stays closed in its frame in a fire emergency.2020-09-14
Door hardware is an important part of the door, in the design and calculation of door hardware selection, hinge as a load-bearing component, has an important position. The bearing capacity of hinge affects the safety performance and service life of the whole door.2020-11-12
Correctly handing an opening or an item of hardware is one of the most important skills you need to acquire when you work in the door and hardware industry. Many items of hardware have to be handed correctly when ordered from the manufacturer. For example, some models of mortise locks, door closers2020-10-31
The hinges are one of the most active components of any opening combined with the lock, exit device and closer. Hardware in general is not thought of unless it does not work properly, and the door unit will not function properly if the proper hanging device is not specified. So, how do we determine The hinges are one of the most active components of any opening combined with the lock, exit device and closer. Hardware in general is not thought of unless it does not work properly, and the door unit will not function properly if the proper hanging device is not specified.
There are four basic steps to follow when selecting or scheduling hardware for door opening. These steps follow the logical order in which the hardware would be installed.2020-10-10
Antimicrobial & Antiviral Door Handle--Covid-19 is still spreading, are there ways to avoid being affected while using a door handle? As using a door handle just like shaking hands with thousands of people.2020-09-24
In order to provide an effective barrier to a fully developed fire, a door has to remain closed within the frame. In the case of single action doors, this role might be undertaken by a latch. In certain cases there is a need for a lock to be fitted to a fire-resisting door. This might be on a duct door which is normally kept locked with only occasional access to service equipment, or other fire-resisting doors which for security reasons are locked for periods of time.2020-08-27
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
American mortise locks are the best choice for commercial building doors. The strength of the doors and the locks used will have a major impact on the safety of the building. In order to choose the American mortise lock with suitable requirements, we need to understand the following question: how to choose the functions of American standard mortise lock? Which American mortise lock is suitable to use?2020-04-10
When choosing the lock, the safety of the mortise lock is the first element. For the best protection, many buildings have mortise locks. The mortise locks do provide strong security and can be used in commercial and residential applications.2020-03-25
European profile lock cylinders are the most popular type in the market. They usually have same shape but different in materials, sizes, brands especially the types of keys and locking mechanisms. The cylinder provides security functions such as anti-prying, anti-drilling, anti-shatter and anti-replication.2020-03-06
The lock cylinder is the main part that controls the unlocking of the lock, and is an important part of the lock. The lock core and the key can rotate and drive the core of the lock bolt. The following explains the operation of the unlocking core with the European-style lock cylinder as the main explanation.2020-02-22
In order to provide customers with better and more professional services. Today, D & D hardware carried out professional training and assessment of product knowledge and technology.2020-01-04
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.
As a professional door closer manufacturer in China, we provide customers various exterior and interior door closer, like concealed door closer, heavy duty door closer, etc. Our door closers are high-quality, durable, anti-rust and textured. The door closers we provide are suitable for wooden door, metal door, fire rated door, double door, single door, steel door of commercial or residential application.2015-12-04
As a professional door cylinder manufacturer in China, we provide customers various exterior and interior door lock cylinder. Our door cylinders are high-quality, durable, anti-rust and textured. The cylinders we provide are suitable for wooden door, metal door, fire rated door, double door, single door, steel door of commercial or residential application.2017-11-28
The D&D Hardware rang of architectural lock is manufactured to the highest engineering standards and designed to offer a high price/performance ratio. They have been successfully type tested to all the requirement of BS EN 12209.2016-07-01
BS EN 1906 classifies door furniture by using an 8 digit coding system. A similar classification applies to all building hardware productStandards so that complementary items of hardware can be specified to, for instance, a common level of corrosion resistance, category of use, etc. Each digit refers to a particular feature of the product measured against the standard's performance requirements.2015-12-04
BS EN 1154:1997 -The European standard for the performance of controlled door closing devices.
Providing details on product types, classification by use, test cycles, test cycles, door mass, corrosion resistance, as well as definations, product performance requirements, test apparatus, test methods and marking of products.
BS EN 1154:1997 classifies door closers by using a 6 digit coding system.
It is desirable that doors at final exit in public buildings,places of intertainment, shops etc should be fitted with panic devices operated by a horizontal bar or touch bar. the emphasis for products coverd by this standard on safe exit rather than security.2015-12-09
It is desirable that the doors at final exits in public buildings, places of entertainment, shops etc should be fitted with panic devices operated by a horizontal bar or touch bar. The emphasis for products covered by this standard is on safe exit rather than security.2015-12-04
As a professional door lock manufacturer in China, we provide customers various exterior and interior door lock, like Euro Mortise Lock, Privacy Lock, Deadbolt Lock, Bathroom Door Lock, Narrow Stile Lock, etc. Our door locks are high-quality, durable, anti-rust and textured. The door locks we provide are suitable for wooden door, metal door, fire rated door, double door, single door, steel door of commercial or residential application.2017-06-23
D&D CE mark European Mortise Lock Successfully tested for conformity to all the requirements of BS EN 12209, 11 Classification:3X910G3BC202015-12-04
BS EN 1935 classifies door furniture door furniture by using an 8 digit coding system. A similar classification applies to all building hardware product standards so that complementry items of hardware can be specified to, for instance, a common level of corrosion resistace, category, category of use, etc. each digit refers to a particular feature of the product measured against the standard's performance requirements.2017-11-28
1.S1.1 This Standard establishes requirements for lightweight, standard weight, heavy weight and detention hinges. Cycle tests, lateral and vertical wear tests, friction tests, strength tests, finish tests.2017-12-20
D&D Hardware: ANSI Grade 1 Door Hinge
Tested to over 2,500,000 cycles = Durability
UL Listed : 3 hours Fire Rated, Suitable for Fire/Smoke Resistant Doors
For Metal Doors, Fire rated Doors, Wooden Doors etc.
Suitable for Education, Healthcare, Hospitality and Commercial Applications.
American National Standard Institute (ANSI) ANSI 156.1
This Standard establishes requirements for butts and hinges. Cycle tests, lateral and vertical wear tests, friction tests, strength tests, finish tests, and material and dimensional requirements are included.
Hinges manufactured accordance with ANSI / BHMA A 156.1.Dimension & tolerances confirm to ANSI-A 156.7.Full Mortise, Square Corner, Standard weight template hinge.2019-02-23
As a professional lock cylinders manufacturer in China, we provide customers various exterior and interior Mortise lock. Our door locks are high-quality, durable, anti-rust and textured. The lock cylinders we provide are suitable for wooden door, metal door, fire rated door, double door, single door, steel door of commercial or residential application.2017-12-20
The lock body of American type inserted core lock is more stable than that of ordinary inserted core lock. It is more durable than ordinary door lock and simpler in structure. Its service life reaches 800000 times. It is durable, and its internal parts are still undamaged. The pinball of lock head has double differences in angle and length.2017-12-22
The panic exit device is also called fire escape lock. It is mainly used in the emergency exit doors of large supermarkets, shopping malls, office buildings, hospitals, schools, factory buildings and other public places with large flow. It has the function of preventing outsiders from entering the interior without permission and achieving the safe escape of insiders in case of fire and other emergencies.2017-12-20
The American National Standard Institute (ANSI) is a non-profit non-governmental standardization organization in the United States. It is the coordination center of voluntary standards system. It was founded in 1918 and headquartered in New York. There are more than 250 professional societies, associations, consumer organizations and more than 1000 companies (including foreign companies) participating. Representatives of federal government agencies participate in their activities on their own behalf, and do not receive government funding.2017-12-20
The significance of the door closer is not only to close the door automatically, but also to protect the door frame and the door body (stable closing). More importantly, the door closer has become an important executive part of the intelligent management of modern buildings. Door closers are mainly used in commercial and public buildings, but they are also used at home. They have many uses, the most important of which is to make the door close by itself to limit the spread of fire and ventilation in the building.2017-12-20
In order to assist customers find the Right Door Opening Solutions, D&D Team often participate in Architectural Hardware Association Training, strengthen the door hardware Professional knowledge, skills and competitiveness.2019-07-19
When buying door handle, you need to pay attention to essential elements. The essential elements will help you to choose the right exterior door handle to fit your needs. As the most important feature of a door it can be the showpiece of the front of a home. It is a functional and beautiful for any door; however, the perfect front door handle can be difficult to locate. All in all, the right exterior door handle needs to be durable and elegant and needs to fit all of your home's needs.2017-12-07
In order to provide professional assistance to our customers to find the most suitable solution, we have product knowledge training every month. The trainer is a door hardware engineer with more than 12 years of work experience in the industry.2019-04-20
In front of the lock forms on the market, many consumers are confused; don't know how to choose the stainless steel door lock to be both safe and durable?2019-03-30
In modern home decoration, there are often some inconspicuous parts that play an important role. And we often overlook the importance of them, know that there is a problem, and everyone began to pay attention, then it was already late. Among them, there are indoor door locks that are often overlooked. In general, indoor door locks are in contact with us every day, so we must pay attention to its purchase work. However, for home improvement white, because of the little knowledge of interior door locks, it is difficult to quickly purchase a truly beautiful and high quality product. The interior door lock is one of the hardware. Its role is relatively large. It can be said that the privacy of our home is guarded by it. At the same time, it directly affects the use effect and service life of the interior door. Since it is such a key component, how can we choose it?2019-04-13
Door hardware has a very important position in the modern complex function construction project.
Standardized and professional hardware plays an important role in ensuring the operation, safe escape, security, environmental comfort and aesthetic of a building.
8 considerations of configuration (Core application technology in the industry) as below
When it comes to doors, hinges is very important. Their style and functionality have a huge effect on the performance of your doors. The good news is that a wide range of hinge options are available, so there's an excellent chance there's a hinge out there that's right for your application.2018-04-19
The Door Accessories that complements your door—the Door Hinges, Locks, Lever Handles, Door Closers, Flush Bolts, Door stopper, faithfully perform their jobs. Should you choose the door hardware, it is important to account for budget, style and function. As a professional suppliers of door hardware, D&D offers a combination of architecture door hardwares to suite the individual building whatever it is exterior or interior, meeting not only the requirements for design and function, but also the desired budget.2017-09-13
The door hinge is an important part of door, it can make open and close the door easily, can also make the door installation and removal easy. We have plated the surface of exterior and interior door hinges, it looks smooth and deepens the beauty of commercial building. Compared with single hinge, the door hinges hardware offers additional savings.2017-10-11