Analyze existing locking arrangements and isolate areas needing improvement to ensure compliance is maintained.
Four steps to ensure safety code requirements are met for existing doors
February 14, 2022
ANSI Lock Grade Levels Defined and Evaluated
To provide economical choices when selecting the right Locking hardware, ANSI includes three grade levels depending on the Locking Hardwares ability to pass increasingly rigorous test requirements.
February 13, 2022
What is Plenum Category wire and Cable and when is it used
Plenum wire and cable are made of specialized materials that have low smoke and low flame characteristics.
February 19, 2021
Request-to-exit buttons are migrating to touchless sensors
Touchless wave sensing switches feature motion sensing technology for hands-free, contactless switch activation for request to exit (REX), activation.
February 17, 2021
Our actions in response to COVID-19
Actions and initiatives implemented by maglocks to support our employees and our customers during this COVID-19 situation.
March 23, 2020
How to clean and disinfect a computer keyboard or laptop.
How to effectively clean and disinfect a computer keyboard, security keypads, entry readers and other commonly used security equipment.
March 10, 2020
Please ensure your device passwords are changed from the manufacturer default
Default passwords and outdated firmware could expose your network. Hackers working for the Russian government have been using printers, video decoders, and other so-called Internet-of-things devices as a beachhead to penetrate company computer networks.
August 09, 2019
Laundromat locking systems explained
Automation is a great way to improve security and reduce manned operation. Many manufacturers offer specifically designed laundromat locking systems with programmable timers and keypads.
March 10, 2019
What is a Door Access Control System
The electronic card access control system uses a special access card, rather than a brass key, to permit access into the secured area.
February 01, 2019
Basic components of a door access control system
Door Access control systems vary widely in type and complexity. However, most card access control systems consist of at least the five basic components. Access cards, Card readers, access control keypads, electronic lock hardware and an access control panel.
January 30, 2019
Intrinsically Safe and Explosion Proof Access and Egress Products
Electrical equipment sometimes must be installed in areas where combustible vapors and gases are used or may be present. These are commonly referred to as “hazardous locations”
December 21, 2018
What is an electromagnetic lock or maglock?
A magetic lock is a magnet that is created when an electrical current is passed through a solenoid (coiled wire wrapped around a metal core).
December 18, 2018
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