Multipoint Door Lock Tutorial

By Brian Rhodes, Published Feb 23, 2022, 01:09pm EST (Info+)

Single-point bolted doors are notoriously vulnerable to forced entry, and even hardware that costs thousands of dollars can still leave doors vulnerable to intruders if only secured at one point.

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********** *** ***** - ** ********** way ** ****** *******.

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*** ******** ***** *****/**** ********* **. I **** ***** **** ***** ****** but * **** ***'* **** ** find ******** ***** **** *********** ***** when * ** * ****** ******.

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**** * **** ** ******** ****** "SSF" (****** **** *******).

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