Product News: Mechanical Components and Assemblies
Door Operator meets ADA requirements.
Press Release Summary:
January 6, 2012 - Combining function of door closer with control of operator, 5600 Series brings barrier-free accessibility to any opening. Non-handed unit features pull-side mounting; electronically controlled backcheck, sweep, and latch; onboard power supply for accessories; and activation options for wall switches, presence detectors, and RF devices. When used with touchless wall switches, 5600 Series offers hands-free operation for environments such as public bathrooms and hospitals.
Original Press Release
Norton Door Controls Introduces 5600 Series Low Energy Operator
Press release date: January 4, 2012
MONROE, NC, - Norton Door Controls, (www.nortondoorcontrols.com), the leading manufacturer of commercial door closers and an ASSA ABLOY Group brand, introduces the 5600 Series low energy operator. Offering affordable, reliable door control, the 5600 is ideal for public restrooms, restaurants, executive offices, doctor's offices, healthcare facilities and many other non-fire-rated door applications.
Norton Door Controls' 5600 Series door operator combines the function of a door closer with the control of an operator to meet ADA requirements cost-effectively and efficiently. Ideal for retrofit applications, installation is simple, bringing barrier-free accessibility quickly to any opening. When used with touchless wall switches, the 5600 offers "hands-free" operation for environments such as public bathrooms and hospitals.
The 5600 is non-handed and features pull-side mounting and quiet operation. Other features include: electronically controlled backcheck, sweep and latch; an onboard power supply for accessories; activation options for wall switches, presence detectors, and radio frequency devices; and an electric hardware and access control interface.
About Norton Door Controls
NORTON has been the leading manufacturer of commercial door closers since the device was invented by the company founder in 1880. NORTON products are used in schools, hospitals and other commercial applications throughout the globe. NORTON offers traditional surface, overhead concealed, security, commercial, architectural and electrified closers. To complement the closers, NORTON also offers a unique range of arms to help provide maximum door and frame protection. Visit www.nortondoorcontrols.com.
About ASSA ABLOY
ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying end-user demands for security, safety and convenience.