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Norton Door Closers Exceed 10 Million Cycles in Verified Underwriters' Laboratories Testing


New Haven, CT -— Combining innovation, safety and the highest level of convenience, the Norton 7500/7700, 8000 and 1600 Series door closes have surpassed 10 million cycles in a test witnessed and verified by Underwriters’ Laboratories. These closers exceed ANSI/BHMA Grade 1 cycle standards by six times, providing dependable and reliable operation year after year.

“The testing certification that our Norton door closers have received, exceeding 10 million cycles, reinforces the reputation of the highest level of dependability and reliability in the door hardware industry,” said Leslie Saunders, vice president of product management, ASSA ABLOY. “We continually hold ourselves to a higher standard with Norton, by developing products that we know will go above and beyond market expectations.”

The Norton 7500/7700, 8000 and 1600 Series door closers are used in a variety of applications including healthcare, education, commercial or light commercial. There are custom options for each door closer to support any type of opening in a structure or facility.

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NORTON has been the leading manufacturer of commercial door closers since the company founder invented the device in 1880. NORTON’s products are used in schools, hospitals and other commercial applications throughout the globe. NORTON offers traditional surface, industrial economy, overhead concealed, security, commercial, architectural, electromechanical and electrified closers. To complement the closers, NORTON also offers a unique range of arms to help provide maximum door and frame protection. Visit our website for complete door closer product specifications,

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