Kickplate


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kickplate

[′kik‚plāt]
(building construction)
A plate used on the bottom of doors and cabinets or on the risers of steps to protect them from shoe marks. Also known as toeplate.

Kickplate

A metal plate placed along the lower portion of the door to prevent marring the door by showing marks.

kickplate

1. A protective plate applied on the lower rail of a door to prevent marring.
2. A vertical plate forming a lip or low curb at the open edge of a stair platform or floor, or at the back edge or open end of a stair tread.
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InPro's Designer Kickplates add a decorative touch to doors and deliver double protection from carts and other equipment, as well as protecting the handle area.
With sports trim enhancing the A3's handsome lines it looks the part and the extras include smart alloy wheels and special S-Line kickplates on the sills.
The upmarket feel continues with climate control, cornering lights, 16-inch alloys, door sill kickplates, underfloor storage compartments, see-me-home headlights, ABS and EBD, Brake Assist and five-star Euro NCap safety rating - the Modus is the first small car to achieve it.
These systems should have gates or kickplates that are wide enough to allow users with wheelchairs or walkers to pass through easily and comfortably.
Doors can be ordered with or without windows, louvers, kickplates, panic devices, etc.
Rutenberg pays close attention to details, like locating backsplash outlets, integrating kickplates with baseboard trim, and maintaining consistent reveals at the soffits.
For the person in a wheelchair, doors probably need kickplates since the person is likely to push the door with the metal footrests of the wheelchair.
A rear-view camera, aluminium kickplates and leather upholstery add to the driving experience of a variant that clearly carries more power and torque but at an average 40.
The steering wheel is finished in leather with contrasting white stitching and there's a set of aluminium sports pedals, some specific kickplates, a dark interior headlining, and a leather-trimmed gear lever and parking brake lever with matching contrast stitching.
The instrumentation is clear, concise and sporty with nice aluminium trim and kickplates and stanless steel pedals, while the finish is practical rather than luxurious, but bound to be hardwearing.
The newcomers also get as standard rear parking sensors, distinctive Limited upholstery, badging and kickplates, plus electrically-operated and folding door mirrors in gloss black.
Inside, the sporty theme is carried on with sports dials with white illumination on the instrument cluster, aluminium sports pedals, aluminium kickplates and sports seats.