B lack 15 Inch High Fixed Window Guards for NYC Child Safety Expand 23-42 Inches
John Sterling1123-DB black steel child safety window guards for non-sleeping areas in NYC. Non-opening window guard. New York City Approved #HDWG 05-87-86 and HDWG-04-93-09 for installation in Double Hung Style Windows Only. Black powder coated steel JS-1123 window guardunits are fixed window bars 15 inches high with expansion of 23 to 42 inches. Use steel measuring tape to measure window width. 4.5 inch space between bars. Guard do NOT swing open: to remove, drill out the mounting screws. Protects height of up to 18 inches. Mount security bars over both upper and lower window sashes or over lower sash only as desired. Included: the guard, necessary installation screws, window stops and instructions. Diameter of Bars: 5/16 th Inch. Spacing between bars: 4.5 inches. Made in USA by Knape and Vogt.
Manufacturers Limited Warranty: Replacement of any
part found defective in material or workmanship. Warranty is limited
strictly to replacement of the defective part and does not cover any
other expenses which may arise in the use or replacement of such part.
NOTE: For sleeping area window guard installations in New York City, check with your local borough for code requirements.
WARNING for Series 1120 Series Sterling Window Guards:
Use of this product on a fire escape window in New York is illegal, could be a serious safety hazard and could result in a fine by the Department of Buildings. Some communities require a quick means of easy escape from window guards in some applications. Check your local codes.
John Sterling Window Security Guards when properly installed will tend to discourage illegal intruders. But no protection is absolute. With enough time and tools a determined criminal can defeat any barrier.
Install only in solid, non-rotting window tracks. Expand Guard to fit tightly into outside window track.
Temporarily support Guard in level position NO MORE THAN 4-1/2 inches from sill to upper half of bottom bar . Mark location of holes on each side. Remove Guard and drill 5/32" diameter. pilot holes 1" deep.
Re-position Guard and mount with #10 one way screws (included.)
Raise the inner window NO MORE THAN 4-1/2" above the lower half of the top bar. Position "L" shaped stops so as to limit the opening above the Window Guard to a maximum of 4-1/2.