Series Child Safety Window Guards for Non-Sleeping Areas: These Fixed
Guards are New York City Approved #HDWG 05-87-86 and HDWG-04-93-09
for Installation in Double Hung Style Windows Only.
For sleeping area window guard installations in New York City, check
with your local borough for code requirements.
screens are not strong enough to keep children safe from window
falls. Check local city codes prior to help you select the proper
type of window guards to protect your children.
Sterling Security Window Guard 1120 Series Features:
Type to Protect: Double Hung
of Windows: Not in a sleeping Room
between bars: 4.5 inches.
of Bars: 5/16 th Inch.
Color: Warm White, Powder Coated. Note: black option requires 3 to 6 weeks for
Steel window guards
Test: Tested to withstand 150 lb. force at maximum extended width.
Fixed: Do NOT swing open for easy exit in case of emergency.
Manufacturer: Knape & Vogt, Michigan
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.
Options: Recessed or Surface Mount. Surface Mount burglar bar
installation is easier as screws are easier to drive and less
accessible to intruders on the outside.
Resistant: Option to drill out the Phillips cross slots in each
screw to make tamper resistant.
Options: Double Hung windows only. Mount security bars over both
upper and lower window sashes or over lower sash only as desired.
for Series 1120 Series Sterling Window Guards:
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.
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.
only in solid, non-rotting window tracks. Expand Guard to fit
tightly into outside window track.
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.
Guard and mount with #10 one way screws (included.)
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.