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back·set

 (băk′sĕt′)
n.
1. A setback or reversal.
2. An eddy or countercurrent in water.

backset

(ˈbækˌsɛt)
n
1. a setback; a reversal
2. carpentry the distance between the edge of a door and the point at which the door handle is attached
vb (tr)
3. military to attack from the rear
4. agriculture US to plough, in the autumn, for the second time, prairie land which was newly ploughed the previous spring
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(This still sounds overwhelming to me.) The measurements you need are door height, door width, hinge locations, hinge type (pass-through or mortise), hinge size, lock and deadbolt locations from the top of the door, and the backset of the lock and hinge locations.
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It combines non-handed, narrow backset, mechanical locking hardware with electrified access control for an easy alternative to maglocks or exit devices.
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Set in 1948 against the backSet back ground of the "Malayan Emergency", the play charts the adventures of a British Forces Concert Party - SADUSEA (Song and Dance Unit South East Asia) - whose job it is to entertain troops engaged in keeping 5,000 Chinese communist guerrillas at bay.
Another option available through the company's new suite of access control systems is the Sentry US Mechanical Keyless Push Button Door Lock - 2-3/4" (60mm) Backset. This product has been designed for four separate core functions - Code function, passage function, holdback function and disables code function.
One on deadbolt installation, for example, explains the process from multiple angles and includes an animated explanation of a door's "backset," which is the distance from the edge of the door to the centre of the hole that holds the deadbolt.
I later secured a complete backset from Grant Evans when he closed his La Trobe office, heading off to Hong Kong.