New door handles for thicker door

Reply

  #1  
Old 06-10-18, 02:35 PM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: United States
Posts: 6
New door handles for thicker door

What do I look for or what is the name for door knob and deadbolt that will fit in about a 2- 1/2 inch exterior door? Are they the same for an 1-3/4 door and be adjusted to fit?

Thank you.
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 06-12-18, 12:47 PM
Member
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: USA
Posts: 1,168
Most locks will not accommodate doors thicker than about 1-7/8", nor do many lock brands even have the option. But the fact that your door is that thick would suggest it's pretty heavy, and you'll not be using el cheapo hardware anyway, so the heavier duty lock brands will have thick door options. Schlage for example offers an option on their medium and heavy duty locks for 2 to 2-1/2" thickness. Get the exact thickness, because even at 2-5/8" the thick door option might not work. Some of the other main line brands might go a little beyond 2-1/2" though. Generally, these are more commercial grade locks, and not your typical cheap Grade 3 residential variety.
 
  #3  
Old 06-12-18, 07:20 PM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: United States
Posts: 6
Thank you for this information.
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes
'