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swinging door

A door that turns on hinges or pivots about a vertical edge when opened. See also: Dutch door
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double-acting door

A door that swings in both directions; see swinging door.
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The Powerturn F has been designed for special situations such as double-leaf, asymmetrical swing doors with partial automation.
The fully automatic Swinglane is available with one or two fast opening swing doors, creating a standard passage or a wider passage to allow wheelchair or trolley entrance.
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One of the leading bar supplies products within company's growing catalogue is the True TDD-1-S Solid Swing Door Stainless Steel Direct Draw Beer Dispenser, which has been designed to hold its temperature at .5[degrees]C to 3.3[degrees]C and ensure that beer products retain their optimal taste and temperature during storage.
According to Evansville, IN-based International Revolving Door Co., every time someone enters or exits through a swing door, approximately 1,800 cubic feet of air also comes in through the doors, thwarting your attempts to efficiently keep indoor air at a comfortable temperature.
Standard features include heavy gauge sheet metal construction; horizontal swing door for easy opening; low-watt density coil-wound heating elements mounted in easy-to-replace side panels; lightweight firebrick insulation for reduced heat loss; hearth plate to protect floor brick and support workload; time proportioning digital controller mounted in separate control panel; and safety microswitch to shut off heating elements when door opens.
Code regulations require an adjacent swing door with any revolving door, and this is a prime place to direct handicapped or delivery traffic.
Included within the latest sale products offered through Zanduco is the True TBB-2 Solid Swing Door Back Bar Cooler, which is designed to assure years of trouble-free service and supports a colder interior temperature than many of the leader bar cooler products.
A double pivot horizontal swing door keeps the hotface door surface away from the operator at all times.
So the throughput, or average number of people moving through a portal, cannot be determined for a card-in/free-exit or card-in/card-out swing door. If you expect people to use access cards to enter your building, then the peak loading should be fewer than four people per minute so that the door can be closed and locked between transactions.