• J200 Series

    DORMA J200 Series interconnected locksets are built with a cylindrical chassis and tubular dead bolt for all applications where ANSI A156.12 Grade 2 products are required. To meet the aesthetic needs of your project, these versatile locks are available in...

    Product • July 24th, 2009

  • Access 800 NE1

    Facilities can expand their networked access control system with CORBIN RUSSWIN's Access 800 NE1, a Wiegand-compatible Grade 1 lock with proximity reader. Mechanical door hardware-mortise locks, cylindrical locks and exit devices-can be added into an...

    Product • July 24th, 2009

  • A Deadbolt For The 21st Century

    Samsung introduces the sleek, touchpad-based EZON Intelligent Digital Deadbolt, using RF cards or PINs.

    Article • July 2nd, 2009

  • Installing The DORMA J200 Interconnected Lockset

    Special tools: None Time to install: Retrofit 30-45 minutes Warranty: Five years limited An interconnected lockset can provide the security of a keyed cylindrical lock and singled-sided deadbolt with the added advantage of single action...

    Article • June 2nd, 2009

  • Kwikset Launches Next Generation Keyless Lock

    The next generation SmartCode Signature series uses a more compact and sleeker outer escutcheon plate, making it look much more like original door hardware instead of an aftermarket add-on. In addition to the new escutcheon design, the Kwikset...

    Article • May 1st, 2009

  • Choosing and Installing EXIT ALARMS

    When specifying any locking device which is used on an exit, fire door or along the path of egress, the code requirements for that opening and occupancy must be determined, and only approved hardware be used.

    Article • May 1st, 2009

  • Door Basics

    Locksmiths service door locks. If the door is equipped with a closer, be it surface mount or concealed, locksmiths service door closers. Locksmiths adjust door hinges so the door can close. Why not install doors? They can be a very profitable option...

    Article • May 1st, 2009

  • Opening The Door To Standalone Biometrics

    Two market drivers of biometrics are convenience and security. New products from BioAxxis, Bio-View, Marks USA and eKey USA deliver both convenience and added security.

    Article • April 1st, 2009

  • G-U Hardware eBolt

    "Confidence at the touch of a button" is the best feature of G-U Hardware's new e-Bolt lock. Providing a residential and light commercial application, the e-Bolt is available in both remote control and push-button styles. The e-Bolt gives the customer...

    Product • February 18th, 2009

  • Adams Rite eForce-150

    The Adams Rite eForce-150 is a battery-operated keyless entry control for Adams Rite deadbolts, deadlatches and exit devices that are compatible with aluminum, steel and wood doors. The eForce-150 can accommodate up to 150 users and operates in three...

    Product • February 18th, 2009

  • The Story of LAGSTRIKE

    Reinforcing the door jamb strengthens the weakest link on a residential door lock.

    Article • February 1st, 2009

  • HI-Security

    Designed to complement the Marks USA locksets, the HI-SECURITY Program allows for expansion into the growing patented high security and patented key control segments. The locking principle includes the combination of standard pin tumbler cylinder with a...

    Product • December 16th, 2008

  • Installing the Securitech Securiguard 6300 Magnetic Cylinder Protector

    In this application, a contractor wanted to prevent his subs from using their keys in the lock after hours. Using the Securiguard, the contractor controls when access is available for those who have a rim cylinder key.

    Article • November 1st, 2008

  • eForce 150

    The eForce TM -150 is a battery-operated keyless entry control for Adams Rite deadbolts, deadlatches and exit devices which are compatible with aluminum, steel and wood door applications. The eForce-150 can accommodate up to 150 users (including master...

    Product • October 23rd, 2008

  • Omnia Traditions

    With the introduction of OMNIA TRADITIONS, Omnia presents 14 knob and lever designs that cab be seamlessly integrated into residential or commercial projects requiring a more timeless style. The TRADITIONS line is available in seven finishes. Rose designs...

    Product • September 18th, 2008