John Sterling 1135 Swing Open Window Guards with 5 Bars, Expand 24-42 Inches (Two Units)
Two John Sterling 1135 windowguardsfor sleeping or non-sleeping rooms. Height: 18 inches. Expansion: 24 to 42 inches. Protect 18 to 22 inch high or wide opening. Five sturdy white steel window bars. 18 inches vertical space to install: security coverage is 16 5/16 inches. Swing open like a gate. Use John Sterling burglar bar windows in basement windows, garage windows or any home window. Each Knape & Vogt window guard includes locking channel and safety release lever for escape by swinging open the bars. 4 screws included. Mount bars either horizontally or vertically. Bar spacing: 3.5 Inches.
Check with your local building inspection department for window guard
requirements for your locality.
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 fixed mount window
security guards for non-sleeping room windows if you do not want egress or escape window bars.
Sterling Security and Child Safety Window Guard 1135 Swing
Open Escape Type Window Guard Features:
Type to Protect: Double hung, sliders or casement windows.
Locations: Sleeping and non-sleeping rooms.
Spacing: 3.5 inches. Exceeds 4 inch recommended safety standard for
child window bars.
Diameter: 5/16 th Inch.
Options: Horizontal or vertical installations.
Fit units side by side or vertical stack to fit window width or
Color: Off White.
Steel window guards
Test: Tested to withstand 150 lb. force at maximum extended width.
Type: Swing Open emergency exit window guards. Are NOT removable
Hole: Locking clip or lock option.
Manufacturer: Knape and Vogt
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, Sliders or Casement Windows only. Mount security
bars over both upper and lower window sashes or over lower sash only as
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.
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.
Guard and mount with #10 one way screws (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.