COMPRESSION VS WELD FOR ANCHORS

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For both DW and K-Series Drywall Slip-on frames, Steelcraft locates the compression anchor in the jamb soffits approximately 4" down from the head on each jamb. Regardless of door opening height: ...
DW-Series, K-Series, Anchor ; Tension Anchor
If the door hits the frame (or rubs on the rabbet of the head or jamb) the frame is out of square and improperly installed. Door edge rubbing on the rabbet - shimming the hinges may resolve the...
Wood Stud Anchor, Steel Stud Anchor, Universal Anchor, Masonry Anchor, EMA Anchor, T-Anchor, Wire Anchor, Compression Anchor, Mullion Anchor, Sill Anchor, Base Anchor, Adjustable Base Anchor, Adjus...
Security anchors are used in DW/K frames located directly above or below strike preparation on door side of frame. Because there are only two points of anchoring, the compression anchor near the he...
Both the DW and K-Series frames are identical with the exception of the base anchoring. Both the DW and K-series frames are supplied with a field adjustable compression anchor in each jamb located ...
Masonry T anchor are approved for fire rated frames up to 3 hours. T Anchors are shipped lose for field installation. Anchor construction: The T portion and the strap do have minimum dimensions th...
Yes, an additional jamb anchor can be used at the bottom of the frame in lieu of the typical (adjustable or weld-in) base anchor in fire rated frames. This is limited to the anchor designed for...
The part number for a Schlage mortise cylinder blocking ring for use without compression ring is the 36-079 (specify dimension and finish).