left hand vs righthand

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A  LHR (left hand reverse) door uses a RH (right hand) door closer. A RHR (right hand reverse) door uses a LH (left hand) door closer.
A door can be handed in several ways. The easiest way is to stand on the Push side of the door. Push the door away from you as if you are going to walk thru the opening. If the hinges are on yo...
To determine the hand of a door, view the door from the outside, security side or key side of door.  Once there identify which side are the hinges located on the, right or left side of t...
Go to the push side of the door opening.  See above illustration. If door swings out to the left, it needs a left hand door closer. If door swings out to the right, i...
Right Hand, Left hand
Closer or part designed for both right and left hand swinging doors
Left Hand
The TW8 x 6 feet cables are available. Left hand is 841191-00 Right hand is 841190-00 You will need one of each as they are handed
Standard and Full Size I/C mortise cylinders on the L9485 and L9486, Hotel or Restroom Locks, use the concept of a ward ring to lock out all change keys once the deadbolt is thrown. Instead of a fu...
HANDINGA stop ring is installed on the right side for right hand operation and on the left side for left hand operation.  Right hand shown below.
The RU lock is factory handed for a Left hand or Right hand door.   For reverse handing ( Left hand reverse and Right hand reverse doors) see step 9 of the installation instructions for rehanding d...