STEELCRAFT STORM OPENINGS

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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: ...
To correctly answer this question, we need to know how much more force is required to get the door closed. They could try turning the Rod & Shoe over (short side of shoe towards the hinge), or they...
MultiPoint locks are three-point locking systems that secure the door at three points – top, bottom, and traditional center latch location. Operating just like traditional locks, MultiPoint locks a...
On May 1, 2013 the LM9000 lock was discontinued and replaced with the LM9300 Multipoint Lock. 
The Schlage LM9000 series lock was originally designed for use in FEMA (tornado) storm shelter openings and/or Florida Building code (hurricane) assemblies.  Doors, frames and hardware can be order...
  Specify either an L or B doors for use with the LM9000 or LMV9000 Specify the F frame for use with the LM9000 or LMV9000 Order the lock from Schlage as you would normally The concealed rods...
Maximum nominal (overall) single door sizes are as follows: L-Series (Laminated Door) 20 Gage = 3’ 0” wide X  8’ 0” high 18 Gage = 4’ 0” wide X 10’ 0” high 16 Gage = 4’ 0” wide X 10...
The following Securitech products have been tested and approved for use on Steelcraft Paladin doors: 5300 series devices- 3 point surface and concealed devices 7300 series devices- 3 point surf...
FBC Approvals: Yes, Steelcraft doors do meet the Florida Building Code (FBC) Protocols (TAS 201, TAS 202 & TAS 203) Missile impact & ASTM E-330 applications Dade County NOAs: Yes,...
Steelcraft Paladin PW-Series doors and FP-Series frames meet FEMA Tornado Resistant requirements and have been designed and tested to meet the requirements of FEMA 361 guidelines and ANSI ICC500. ...
For hurricane applications, seamless edges are available as an option: H-Series doors are available with optional seamed filled (HF) seam welded (HW) door edges. HE-Series doors are a...