When fitting traditional magnetic locks, headroom can often be reduced – shear locks avoid this problem. Here at Door Controls Direct we stock cost-effective shear locks from trusted manufacturers such as Alpro and Adams Rite. Available in both surface mounted and mortice options - these locks are suitable for various door types; wood, aluminium or steel. They can be fitted either horizontally or vertically and work with sliding, single-action or double-action doors (see individual locks for details).
The Alpro EMS1200M High Security Compact Magnet Shearlock operates at 12/24V. It is monitored and maintains a holding force of 1200kg. Other benefits include built in PCB controller with switch selectable features and plug in 3 metre flying leads. It is suitable for single and double action doors and horizontal mounting only.
The Adams Rite 1500kg Armlock 1354 Mini Electro slim line Shearmagnet Monitored is suitable to facilitate remote access and exit of most aluminium, timber and steel doors. The Armlock® 1354 creates a shear holding force of 1500kg. The product may be fitted in a vertical or horizontal position, but should not be fitted in the threshold. It provides a...