Clearview Midlands July 2014 - Issue 152 - Page 68

FIVE NEW PRODUCTS FROM J BANKS 1. ULTRA Slim Shootbolt system 1 2 3 Designed and manufactured in the UK by J.Banks, the all new ULTRA slimline gearbox has been specifically developed to meet the dimensional requirement of the latest narrow profile door and window suites. Ideally suited for slim line window sections, bi-fold doors and French doors, the design of ULTRA new gearbox allows for a full 180 degrees of rotation and a generous 23mm of lateral throw. The robust stainless steel and diecast construction of the new J.Banks slim line gearbox has been indicatively tested to fully comply with all of the latest industry standards for both performance and durability. Where required the versatile design of the gearbox can be customised to suit a variety of door and window profiles. 2. ULTRA Operating handles 4 5 68 Again, designed and manufactured in the UK, the stylish new ULTRA operating handles incorporates a patented key locking mechanism, anti-finger trapping design and a keysafe mishandling feature. The super slim styling and aesthetically pleasing design of the latest operating handle is underlined by a solid and fully tried and tested diecast construction and locking mechanism, ensuring a consistently smooth and reliable lifetime performance. The ULTRA handles are available in a variety of spindle lengths to suit specific profiles and come in a range of standard finishes, with the option of bespoke colours or finishes upon request. 3. RES-LINK Safety Restrictor The new RES-LINK window restrictor provides a permanently attached safety barrier for any opening windows above ground level, especially in vulnerable areas such as hospitals, schools, nurseries and public buildings. With secure and fully concealed fixing points, the simple to fit and unobtrusive design of the RES-LINK allows the window 1 OOmm of opening for ventilation whilst maintaining a permanent restriction against accidental opening. RES-LINK is designed for universal fitting and complies with BS.EN13126-5 2011. 4. RES-AUTO Self Engaging Cable Restrictor The latest addition to the highly specified range of RES-LOK restrictors from J.Banks is the all new RESAUTO, a world first in the design of a self-re-engaging cable window restrictor that fully complies with 888213:2004. The latest standard which specifies a two handed locking and unlock procedure to ensure complete safety in use and to prevent abuse. The fully patented RESAUTO self-engaging cable restrictor is non-handed, includes concealed fixings and provides universal fitting for all Timber, PVC and Aluminium profiles. Available in range of standard finishes, with special finishes and cable lengths available upon application. 5. ULTRA Fully Reversable Window Hardware The latest addition to the wide range of door and window products is the innovative ULTRA fully reversible, stainless steel window hardware incorporating a built in key operated self-engaging restrictor. Manufactured in the UK from 300 series stainless steel throughout, the ULTRA range of fully reversible window hardware has been geometrically developed to provide constant arm friction and incorporates unique roller top guides designed to ensure a smooth uninterrupted operation, while the balance geometry means that the ULTRA range requires 50% less module variance than other products in the market. The fully patented built in, key operated, restrictor provides 1OOmm of opening before self-engaging. When the window is fully reversed the restrictor will auto engage, locking the window securely in the reversed position. (Conforms to BS8213-12004, BS.EN13126-5 2011, and BS.EN14351-1:2006 + A1 2010 CLAUSE 4.8). Find out more at www. jbanks.co.uk or telephone 01902 864863