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ASTM standards may be ordered from ASTM.org. ( www.astm.org)
Please refer to the Engineering Specifications Brochure that is available on line and in hard copy from Curries. View the Engineering Specifications Brochure.
Design specifications can be viewed in the customer service portal of the Curries web site, or click here to view the Engineering Specifications Brochure now.
The customer needs to supply the desired design pressure for each opening. Our product is tested to a maximum design pressure. The wind load is converted into a design pressure with adjustment factors for terrain, height above grade, importance factor, and opening location in the building. These may affect the design pressure by a factor of 4.
Bonderizing is a tradename for phosphatizing. CURRIES uses specialized equipment to apply an iron phosphatizing coating to the steel to improve paint adhesion and increase rust resistance.
The only industry standard for crush test specifications for hollow metal doors is ASTM F1450 for Detention Facilities. Our continuous hinge and lock channels improve the performance of our door in this test.
Please refer to the Engineering Specifications Brochure that is available on line and in hard copy from CURRIES. View the Engineering Specifications Brochure.