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Phone: 0117 937 2846
E-Mail: sales@metalhardware.co.uk
Opening Times:  8am-4:30pm Mon-Thurs
                               8am-3:30pm Friday

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Product Certification

 

EN1935 - Single Axis Hinges

British & European Standard requirements and testing methods covering single axis hinges.

GradeMax. Door MassNumber of Test
Operations (Cycles)
Typical Use
  Grade 7   40kg   200,000   Door
  Grade 11   80kg   200,000   Door
  Grade 12   100kg   200,000   Door
  Grade 13   120kg   200,000   Door

 


 

EN12209 - Locks and Latches

British & European Standard requirements and testing methods covering locks and latches.

GradeUse Frequency
Classification Guide
Typical Use
  Grade 1  Low frequency  Used by people with a high incentive to
 exercise care and a small chance of misuse
 Internal residential doors
  Grade 2  Medium frequency  Used by people with some incentive to
 exercise care but where there is some chance of misuse
 Internal office doors
  Grade 3  High frequency  Used by public or others with little incentive to
 exercise care and with a high chance of misuse
 Public doors

 


 

EN164 - Fire Resistance

The European Fire Safety Standard for determining the fire resistance of door and shutter assemblies, including door hardware.

RatingIntegrity Level

Certifire

Certifire is an independent third party certification scheme that assures performance, quality, reliability and traceability of products. Recognised by regulatory authorities worldwide.

  FD30   30 minute doors
  FD60   60 minute doors
  FD30/60   30/60 minute doors
  FD30/60/120   30/60/120 minute doors
  FD30/60/240   30/60/240 minute doors

 


 

 DDA Compliance (Disability Discrimination Act)

For disabled people to have independent access through single or double swing doors, the opening force, when measured at the leading edge of the door, should be not more than 30N from 0° (The door in the closed position) to 30° open, and not more than 22.5N from 30° to 60° of the opening cycle. (source: datim.co.uk)

DDA Compliance