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TechPack: Doors And Doorways

The Accessible Housing Design File

Author: Barrier Free Environments Inc,
Year: 1991
Type: Book Section

Abstract:

Covers accessible door sizes, design of accessible thresholds, and adequate maneuvering space at doors to allow a person using a mobility aid to open the door. Also covered is selection of hardware that allows both easy opening and closing of doors as well as hinge hardware that creates more open space in the doorway.

Further Details

Alt Title Doors And Doorways
Pages 20
Publish Location Raleigh, N. Carolina
Publisher Van Nostrand Reinhold
Accession Number 19.10.04
Keywords door, design, mobility

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