panic exit device


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panic exit device

[¦pan·ik ¦eg·zit di‚vīs]
(engineering)
A locking device installed on an exit door to release the latch when the crash bar is pushed. Also known as fire-exit bolt; panic hardware.

panic exit device, fire-exit bolt, panic bolt, panic hardware

panic exit device
A door locking device used on exit doors; the door latch releases when a bar, across the inside of the door, is pushed.
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In addition, expanded hardware options offer building owners accessibility options that include rim panic exit devices combined with an impact rated aluminum removable mullion, or single point locks paired with flush bolts on the inactive panel.
In addition, the Model 35H is the first entrance system in the industry to provide impact rated rim panic exit devices paired with an aluminum removable mullion.
ITO products, which also include master key systems, door closers and panic exit devices, are also marketed and sold in Eastern Europe and the Middle East.