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mortise lock

[′mȯrd·əs ‚läk]
(design engineering)
A lock designed to be installed in a mortise rather than on a door's surface.

mortise lock

mortise lock
A lock designed to be installed in a mortise rather than applied to a door’s surface.
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Fit mortice locks or bolts to all outside doors and locks to windows.
Security lighting will deter them, Back doors can be secured with mortice locks and bolts.
The couple also found that they were eligible for a further 10 per cent discount because they at home during the day and had mortice locks fitted to their doors.
Aintree has put extra bolts and mortice locks on the front door of the National, installed the latest alarms and then toddled off to bed, leaving the back door of the Becher Chase wide open.
Outside doors: Fit five-lever mortice locks all round plus a dead- locking night latch to the front door.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink Plate Rack Mortice Locks
Fit mortice locks (Kitemarked BS 3621) or bolts to all outside doors and locks to all downstairs or easily accessible windows Do not leave valuables like your television, laptop or DVD player where people can see them through windows Most burglars get in through a back door or window so make it difficult for them by locking all side or back gates and adding trellis to the top of walls and fences.
Back doors should be secured with mortice locks and bolts.
Their fears come amid a 30 per cent sales jump in burglar alarms, 32 per cent in window latches and 26 per cent in mortice locks.
They are fitted with safety measures, including alarms, mortice locks, security lights, a reinforced doorframe, emergency lights and CCTV.
We also include many items as standard, such as the fitted kitchen appliances and the security system which includes mains operated smoke and intruder alarms, a panelled steel door with five-lever mortice locks and locking handles to all windows.
Mr Bartlett will be in charge of all of Union's range, including door closers, panic hardware, mortice locks, cylinder systems, lever furniture and padlocks.