An Introduction to Custom Balanced Doors

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This course is presented in HD by the president of Ellison and provides an introduction to a unique form of commercial entry door known as a balanced door. You will explore various components of a balanced door system, numerous advantages of a balanced door over conventional hinged or pivoted swing doors, how balanced doors meet ADA guidelines, and the specific design requirements needed to accommodate balanced doors.

Ellison Bronze

Ellison Bronze invented the balanced door in 1927, and continues to be recognized as the world leader in the design and production of balanced doors. Headquartered in Jamestown, New York, Ellison combines state of the art manufacturing technology with old world craftsmanship to produce the widest variety of custom balanced doors available today. Ellison manufactures bronze balanced doors, stainless steel balanced doors, all glass balanced doors with or without narrow stile metal trim, and aluminum balanced doors as well.

 

User Comments

“Great, liked hearing from the Man himself, the CEO.” - Kenneth, 2/5/2014

“interesting” - Hillary, 12/31/2013

“Jerky video.” - Jane, 12/31/2013

“Highly technical and interesting” - Ansar, 12/6/2013

“interesting course on balanced doors. very informative on the concept and design of balanced door systems and their application to ada codes” - joseph, 5/9/2013

“A good introduction but does not address a few concerns....such as thermal breaks and applications on exposed finished concrete floors.” - daryl, 4/25/2013

“Good compare and contrast with other door options. Good detail analysis.” - John, 1/26/2013

“Enjoyed the clear and concise explanation. Good use of visual aids to help emphasize the operational aspects.” - Robert, 12/31/2012

 

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