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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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It is attached to the mortise lock and then installed in the door underneath where the rose/ lever are attached.
mortise locks, door closers), conventional electrified products (electrified strikes or latch retraction), software-managed electronic products (CM locks), and biometric products (hand readers).
When buying mortise locks you get what you pay for.
How to cut premiums-WINDOW locks with keys stored separately and 5-lever mortise locks on external doors cut premiums.
Mortise locks have various patterns to suit the width of the door stile and the location of the door.
It is a leading brand of brass mortise locks and trim, cabinet hardware and bath accessories.
Security: Helping beat the burglar with alarms, window locks and mortise locks are generally good ways of cutting insurance premiums - often by up to 15 per cent.
There are additions such as exit devices used for fire doors which require different machining than standard mortise locks.
This report covers: bored locks, mortise locks, rim locks and sliding locks
Tenders are invited for Mortise locks for door wooden blocks - 2000 pcs.
Mortise locks should be upgraded to 5-lever locks tested to BS: 3621.
Mr Barry added: "We have mortise locks on the windows and it appears the thieves had equipment that enabled them to unlock the windows, once inside" he said.