Browsing Archive: January, 2013

Nightlatches,Deadlocking or Non Deadlocking?

Posted by lee stephenson on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, In : Nightlatches 
Most manufacturers make both deadlocking and non deadlocking nightlatches,what's the difference and when should you use?

The difference?
Deadlocking nightlatches such as the Yale 85 can be locked from the outside by the key meaning the the handle on the inside will be locked and it will not retract the latch,this can also be known as double locking.

Non deadlocking nightlatches such as the Yale 91 by contrast cannot be double locked.

When to use a deadlocking nightlatch?
Once a nightlatch has bee...
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Happy New Year Everyone.

Posted by lee stephenson on Tuesday, January 1, 2013, In : Greetings 
Hello and welcome to doorhandleparts first ever blog.
We are hoping to keep you informed of all the developments at doorhandleparts and for special offers and Promotions we are running as well as any reviews and industry news.

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