John Sterling 1136 White Steel Swing Open WindowGuard, 6 Bars, 24-42 Expansion
John Sterling 1136 window guard is 22 inches high: expands to 24 to 43 inches wide. Included: window locking channel with optional locking hole and mounting screws. Use in bedrooms and non-sleeping areas. Child safety made in the USA , protects double hung window openings from 22 to 26 inches high and from 24 to 42 inches wide. Or mount vertically. 6 bar window guard has a 20-1/8" crossbar height and 21-13/16" overall height. JS-1136 window guardsrequire vertical space of 21-13/16 inches for installation: the coverage for security is 20-1/8 inches .
John Sterling Security and Child Safety Window Guard JS-1136 Swing Open Escape Type Window Guard Features:
Window Type to Protect : Double hung, sliders or casement windows.
Window Locations: Sleeping and non-sleeping rooms.
Bar Spacing: 3.5 inches. Exceeds 4 inch recommended safety standard for child window bars.
Bar Diameter: 5/16 Inch.
Mounting Options: Horizontal or vertical installations.
Stacking: Fit units side by side or vertical stack to fit window width or height.
Strength Test: Tested to withstand 150 lb. force at maximum extended width.
Operational Type: Swing Open emergency exit window guards. Are NOT removable from window.
Locking Hole: Locking clip or lock option.
Manufacturer: Knape & Vogt, Michigan
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.
Mounting 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.
Tamper Resistant: Option to drill out the Phillips cross slots in each screw to make tamper resistant.
Installation Options: Double Hung, Sliders or Casement Windows only. Mount security bars over both upper and lower window sashes or over lower sash only as desired.
Sterling Child and 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.
John Sterling window guards are designed for safety and provide home security, too. Each year in the USA, over 15,000 children fall from open windows. Many die or suffer serious injuries from landing on concrete or other hard surfaces.
NOTE: Check with your local building inspection department for window guard requirements for your locality.
NOTE: New Jersey Law now requires the window guard cover the entire lower half of a double hung or single hung window, from the top of the sill to the bottom half of the upper sash, with less than a 4 inch gap above and below the guard. Choose BK-1130 series fixed mount window security guards for Non-Sleeping Room Windows.