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For both DW and K-Series Drywall Slip-on frames, Steelcraft locates the compression anchor in the jamb soffits approximately 4" down from the head on each jamb. Regardless of door opening height: ...
Yes, an additional jamb anchor can be used at the bottom of the frame in lieu of the typical (adjustable or weld-in) base anchor in fire rated frames. This is limited to the anchor designed for...
Cabinet Jamb
No, an adjustable base anchor is not supplied on frames with existing opening anchors. The anchor design for use in existing masonry walls, is a pierce and dimple in the frame soffit for 3/8"...
There is no fire rating for butt hinges, but NFPA 80 says to use steel material and ball bearing hinges for fire rated openings.
Fire labels (UL, ITS/WHI or FM) are located as follows: Butt Hinges and Pivots: On the doors the fire label is located on the hinge edge between the top and 2nd hinge preparation. On the fram...
Butt hinges can be used on  doors up to 4' wide and 200 pounds.  There is no maximum door height, just need to add a hinge for every 30" or part there of over 7'.
Not specifically for lead lined doors.  But the standard hinges should work and not hit the lead lining in the door.  Since standard lead layers vary, check with door manufacturer an...
Lead lined frames are intended for use in the X-ray Room locations in Health Care facilities. Frames are provided by Steelcraft prepped as follows:  Frames are supplied knock-down (KD). Fram...
Ives does not offer any lead lined pivots.  Some of the Ives pivots can be used on lead lined doors such as the 7230F, 7237F, 7230F/7237F Int.  The hole pattern for the mounting screws are offs...