foot bolt

foot bolt

A bolt which is fixed at the bottom of a door and can be operated by foot; usually when the door is unbolted, the bolt head is held up by a spring.
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A spring-loaded foot bolt and easy-to-operate, multi-point locking system ensure security on the Fiber-Classic Sliding Patio Door System.
The pump should be visually inspected for problems such as loose foot bolts and pump casing bolts, cracked casings, low lubricant levels, loose shim packs or missing shims, leakage from seals, and shaft discoloration.
Install head and foot bolts in doors for extra protection.