Standard: BHMA - ANSI A156.40

RESIDENTIAL DEADBOLTS

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Scope:

ANSI/BHMA A156.40 establishes requirements for residential deadbolts and deadlatches, and includes durability, security, finish tests. Residential deadbolt and deadlatches are generally used for single family homes and multifamily dwellings.

Tests described in this Standard are performed under laboratory conditions. In actual usage, results vary because of installation, door and frame construction, maintenance and environmental conditions.

When locks and latches are used in fire door assemblies, they shall have been tested and listed for use in fire doors by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) and shall be under an in-plant follow-up inspection service.

Organization: Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association Inc.
Document Number: ansi a156.40
Publish Date: 2015-01-01
Page Count: 34
Change Type: NEW ADDITION
Available Languages: EN
DOD Adopted: NO
ANSI Approved: YES
Most Recent Revision: YES
Current Version: YES
Status: Active
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