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Standard Targets Internally Powered Architectural Hardware Devices


The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association recently published ANSI/BHMA A156.33-2019 Standard for Internally Powered Architectural Hardware Devices. The standard establishes methods for verifying manufacturers’ claims for principle battery performance in different use models for various types of internally-powered architechural hardware, including motorized deadbolts, hotel locks, input devices, self-contained RFID locks, push-button locks, cabinet locks, e-cylinders, portable locks, electric strikes, exit devices, mortise locks, rim locks, bored locks, active RF key fobs, and safe lock. Click here for more information.

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