School/University Security

  • FE5400S

    Corbin Russwin introduces its FE5400S Multi-Point Exit Device Latching System. This three-point auto deadlocking system is designed to help protect lives by securing shelters. Its extra-heavy duty steel components secure the door to the frame - at the...

    Product • January 3rd, 2011

  • News Briefs

    Mul-T-Lock USA Launches MT5®+ Mul-T-Lock’s sophisticated all new, 5th generation platform, the MT5+ locking system, utilizes keys and cylinders with a long-life patent extending to 2025 and includes a triple locking mechanism defined by: A new...

    Article • December 13th, 2010

  • Isonas Door Access Control Systems Serve Schools

    For more than 40 years, school facility managers and security personnel responsible for selecting a door access system have essentially had one option: a local control panel hardwired to power and individually wired to a maximum number of door...

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • Q&A: The Job of a University Locksmith

    Ledger technical editor Jerry Levine recently sat down with a lock shop supervisor for a major university. Topics of discussion included the duties of an institutional locksmith, hardware choices and future trends towards more electronic door hardware...

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • Arrow Revolution™ Proves Reliable in Harshest Conditions

    Arrow Lock™ has tested its Revolution Touch-screen keyless entry system under the world’s harshest conditions, including fire, water, impact, and freezing cold. The result: Revolution proved rugged even in the toughest challenges. (See...

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • Intruder Locks: An Extra Level of School Security

    These locks protect classrooms because the teacher is able to lock the exterior trim without leaving the interior of the classroom.

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • Alvord Schools Network Access Control to Improve Security

    With this networked security system, school principals can lock every door immediately in case of emergency, using a master switch in the school office.

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • Olympus Lock: Defining Rekeyable Cabinet Locks

    Olympus offers easily rekeyable pin-tumbler, IC and engineered cabinet lock bodies, as well as keyways and cabinet lock solutions for commercial and institutional facilities.

    Article • September 3rd, 2010

  • Fix High-Traffic Doors For Good With Geared Continuous Hinges

    Deliver total door service by fixing the real problem — worn hinges — and you’ll make more money and also satisfy a customer by fixing their problem for good.

    Article • August 5th, 2010

  • Exit Device Conversion

    A lever lock-equipped fire door and jamb is converted to a rim exit device, while maintaining the fire rating.

    Article • July 6th, 2010

  • Q&A: ILA Great Lakes Chapter President Pete Dinschel

    Pete Dinschel answers Locksmith Ledger’s questions about his job and the access control system used at his workplace, the Carpenters Training Center.

    Article • July 6th, 2010

  • 4850

    The Axion 4850 electric strike comes in four sizes and two spacer plates in a single box -- allowing up to a 1" throw. This all-in-one universal solution saves time, money, and increases your bottom line. Don't get stuck with a one sized strike and don't...

    Product • June 23rd, 2010

  • Expanded Web Version: Door Operators: Opening The Door To New Revenue Streams

    Automatic doors and operators can cause serious injury or death, when not correctly and safely adjusted and maintained. Only AAADM certified technicians should repair, adjust or maintain automatic doors.

    Article • April 5th, 2010

  • Integrating & Interfacing Electronic Security Elements To Create A Custom Tailored Solution

    Aiphone’s video entry system met the customer’s access control needs.

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Gate Locks for Challenging Environments

    The GL-l Electromechanical Gate Lock is designed for vehicle and pedestrian gates applications requiring a secure and weather-resistant solution rated at 2,000 lbs. holding force.

    Article • February 1st, 2010