BK stands for Bulk pack: No screws, no safety release pin and no locking channel are included. Warm white basic fixed steel window bar unit. Window bar measurements are 11 inches by 24 to 42 inches with three steel bars. Maximum 14 Inch Opening Height. John Sterling security
window bar meets New Jersey standards for non sleeping rooms. Non-opening window bars. Note: To convert to a swing open guard, purchase locking channel, mounting screws and safety release pin and install with guard . Protect
double hung, slider or casement windows in non-sleeping rooms. Bar space is 3.5 inches. Bar diameter is 5/16th Inch.Vertical Space for Installation: 10 3/8 inches. Security coverage: 8 11/16 inches. Stackable. Tested to withstand 150 lb. force at maximum extended width. Knape & 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.
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.
NOTE: Check with your local building inspection department for window guard requirements for your locality. NOTE:
New Jersey Law now requires that the window guard covers 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.
Childproofing requires installing window guards on any window more than 12 feet above
ground level, windows 2nd through 6th story, or at any level where a
child could fall or climb through an open window. Window screens are
not strong enough to keep children safe from window falls. Check local
city codes prior to purchase to help you select the proper type of window guards to
protect your children. 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. Installation Requirements
- Install 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 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 inch deep.
- Re-position Guard and mount with #10 one way screws, 2.5 inches long. (Screws are not included.
the inner window NO MORE THAN 4 inches 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 inches.