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What To Use With Aluminum Door Frames?

What is everyone doing for a storefront with aluminum framing/door and glass (see picture below)? Typically, I use maglocks but since the pandemic, I want to make sure the building stays secure with fail secure devices. Installing a panic bar gets pricey.

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