John Sterling White 6Bar Basic Fixed Window Guard 22x58-76 Inch Expansion
Note: No screws, no safety release pin and no locking channel is included with this basic fixed window bar unit . (Purchase components separately if needed to make this a swing open guard). John Sterling non-opening window guard , BK-1136-EL has six steel bars. Protects up to 22 inches high for child safety or security. Expands for vertical or horizontal installation from 58 to 76 inches. John Sterling BK-1130 Child Safety Window Guards are for non-sleeping areas. Installed as a fixed guard, that is not removableand does NOT include a Locking Channel, a safety release pin or screws .
John Sterling Security and Child Safety Window Guard BK-1136 Series Fixed Mount Window Guard Features:
Box contents: One Unit No screws, etc. are included.
Window Type to Protect: Double hung, sliders or casement windows.
Window Locations: Non-sleeping rooms.
Bar Spacing: 3.5 inches. Exceeds 4 inch recommended safety standard for child window bars.
Bar Diameter: 5/16th Inch.
Height Protected Per Guard: up to 22 inches
Installation Height Required Per Guard: 21 13/16 inches.
Expansion Per Guard: 58-76 inches.
Mounting Options: Horizontal or vertical installations.
Stack: Fit units side by side or vertical stack to fit window width or height.
Standard Color: White
Construction: Steel window guards
Powder coated paint for durability
Strength Test: Tested to withstand 150 lb. force at maximum extended width.
Operational Type: Fixed mount window guards are NOT removable from window.To remove, you must drill out the screws.
Manufacturer: Knape & Vogt
Made in USA.
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.
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.
Installation Requirements :
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 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 (included.)
Raise 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.