Door closers protect people from doors swinging open too quickly or slamming shut. They are the mainstay of a safe door. The new BEST Door Closers Series from dormakaba includes a portfolio of technologically advanced door control solutions designed for a variety of institutional applications.
BEST Grade 1 Door Closers use DIN226 and R14 corrosion-resistant aluminum to provide maximum protection against metal fatigue and abrasion. Additional features:
- Enhanced strength and durability
- Certified to meet the requirements of ANSI A156.4, Grade 1 quality
- Compliance with with barrier-free Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements
- Can be used with aluminum, wood or hollow metal doors and frames
- A 30-year warranty
They provide maximum design flexibility as well. BEST Door Closers are compatible with 30 assorted specialty-function arms, a variety of mounting plates and brackets and a wide range of painted or decorative architectural finishes.
“BEST Door Closers are built to withstand daily use in high-traffic environments,” says Andrew Adams, associate vice president, door hardware product manager. “We’ve built them with automotive-grade silicon alloy construction for enhanced strength and durability. Yet, even with this advanced technology, they’re easy to install with a snap-on cover that provides access to the hydraulic and spring adjustment settings.”
The BEST Door Closers are ideal for high-use institutional settings where ADA compliance, safety, sanitation, and energy efficiency are top-of-mind. These include but aren’t limited to: K-12 education settings, universities, health-care facilities, government offices and facilities, transportation hubs and airports.