Model ‘F’ lock series 1 function - Internal Handle
The Rivers Model ‘F’ Four Point Lock is a high security four point locking device that can be mounted to any solid core door. The Model ‘F’ lock comes in 6 configurations (Series 1 to 6). Refer to Model ‘F’ self-latching locks page for details on Series 4 & 4KL locks.
All configurations utilise four 32mm x 10mm zinc plated locking bars, that throw 45mm to each locking point (180mm total extension). The standard Model ‘F’ lock body is adjustable to suit door widths from 760mm up to 960mm. For door widths from 961 to 1190mm our “long body” must be specified. Locks to suit door widths under 760 mm or over 1190mm wide are made to order.
All Rivers Model ‘F’ locks configurations (with the exception of Series 3) are fitted with an internal lever handle that rotates downward through ninety degrees to disengage the locking bars. As a result of this feature the lock complies with the Building Code of Australia for use in emergency egress applications. The locks are supplied with a 201 cylinder and can be master keyed by locksmiths. Other options include internal cylinder, a self-latching function & a hold open function.
Rivers four point locks are recommended for use in financial institutions, schools, government buildings, communication huts, shopping centers, council amenities buildings, cash rooms, computer rooms, warehouses, record storage rooms, retail outlets, rear entry doors and fire exits. The Rivers Model ‘F’ lock is ideal for any application where security is the utmost priority.
For ultimate security and protection Rivers locks should be used in conjunction with Rivers high security door units (comprising a Rivers door and door frame assembly).
Hardware, where applicable, includes brass chrome plated lever handle(s), hardened steel nut plates, locking bar keepers, a 201 cylinder and hardened steel cylinder shield with anti-drill disk.
The standard Model ‘F’ lock body is powder coated Dulux ‘Hammertone Black’, with the exception of the Model ‘D’ Series 6 lock which is powder coated Dulux ‘Anodic Silver’. Special colours are available upon request.
Rivers Model ‘F’ locks are surface mounted to the inside of solid core doors. For an open out door the lock is fixed using nut plates & threaded rod and the locking bars extend through slots cut into the door jamb. Open in doors utilise coach bolts to secure the lock to the door leaf. Nut plates & threaded rod are used to retain the locking bar keepers to the inside face of the door frame. Rivers can provide experienced installers to correctly fit Model ‘F’ four point locks ensuring security and reliable service. Locks can be fitted by trained locksmiths. Refer to fitting instructions provided with the lock.