strike plate


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strike plate

n.
A metal plate secured to a doorjamb, having a hole to receive a deadbolt or the bolt of the latch.
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Enter the G2 Acreage Bullet Catch and Strike Plate. Made from 1/4" a656 steel, this freestanding bullet catch weighs in at 138 lbs., stands 6'-2" assembled, and measures 27" wide.
The product's front cover and strike plate can be removed, facilitating access to the paddle chamber and detachable paddles for simple and thorough cleaning.
The main peculiarity of LB-series locks is voltage supply through contacts in the locking bolt and in the mating lock element under the strike plate. Power cable and control cable are connected through the strike plate in the door frame, not through the door leaf.
It is to notice, with respect the act of scratching the match-head on the strike plate of the matchbox, of seeing the fire flare up.
Teach employees to promote the fact that the NCPC recommends dead bolts with at least a 1.5-inch throw or greater on all exterior doors and have them show customers how added strike plate boxes and quality strike plates can help improve the overall performance of their locksets.
Another source of discontent among vendors is the way the Army is now measuring a plate's "back face deformation" -- a term used to describe the effect of a non-penetrating projectile on the rear face of a strike plate. The extent of allowable deformation set by NIJ is 44 mm.
The Samson Field Survivor contains a broken shell extractol, wire brush for bore cleaning, a cable to pull the brush through the bore, a carbon scraping tool, a feed lip gage, a front sight adjustment tool, a flat blade screwdriver, a feed lip adjustment tool, a gas feed cleaning tool, a cotter pin hook, an ampule of oil, and a strike plate. It fits all A2 pistol grips and Hogue AR 15 grips.
The PNZ steel target stand can be purchased with just the PNZ strike plate or with a series of four-inch steel disks in the format of a dueling tree.
Thin electroless copper alone, or direct metallization should be followed with an electrolytic strike plate to improve later via fill.
Both fiberglass patio door systems are available in four factory finished exterior colors--White, Stone, Almond and Bronze--and feature standard Low-E glass, HP adjustable sill, High-Heat Composite frame, and proprietary Adjustable Security Strike Plate that withstands 450 pounds of force.
When the M1088/M871 A2 truck trailer combination was put into field service at Fort Stuart's parachute drop course, the unusually hilly terrain caused a severe problem with the clearance of the tractor rear end and trailer strike plate. A field sustainment firm, Radian Inc, was contracted to find the cause and develop a field kit to correct the problem.