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CARE & MAINTENANCE

For information on how to look after leather products, please see pdf Leather Care

For information on how to look after Amalfine products, please see the PDF below

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For information on how to look after hardware, please see the PDF below

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For information on how to look after hardware, please see the PDF below

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CUSTOMISATION

It is possible for a customer to free issue their own leather, please see the PDF below for guidelines

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As designers and manufacturers we have the ability to customise the majority of our range and also to supply completely custom packages based on your design or designed by our in house team.

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GENERAL

For more information on door thickness, please see the PDF below

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For help determining the handing of hinged doors, please see the PDF below

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Yes, we can supply alternative fixings to accommodate your door or joinery thickness.  Please check with you sales contact prior to ordering to ensure the correct fixings are supplied in the first instance.

The active door is the lead door in a pair of doors, the inactive (sometimes called the slave door) is commonly held in place with bolts.

We provide a 5 x 5mm square spindle with turn and release sets.  We also supply a 5 to 8mm adaptor.

For information about converting measurements please see the PDF below

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For information about hardware for double doors, please see the PDF below

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LEVER HANDLES

For information about Push Button Privacy Lever sets please see the PDF below

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These plates are designed for multipoint locking entrance doors.  As an added level of security the fixing bolts are only visible internally therefore denoting the handing of the internal lever handle is essential.

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For information about the sizing of lever handle backplates please see the PDF below

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For information about the sizing of Lever Handle Roses, please see the PDF below

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This style of rose in commonly used in North America and is supplied with a mortice tubular latch.  The pre bore rose option cannot be used in conjunction with a standard European mortice case

For information on using a Dual Action Spring Cassette please see the PDF below

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For information on Lever Handle configurations please see the PDF below

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In general the answer to this is yes however we would always recommend starting afresh with new mortice cases.

We provide a 8 x 8mm square spindle with turn and release sets.  We also supply a 5 to 8mm adaptor.

Our lever handles are not designed to be fitted to glass doors.

LOCKS

For information about calculating the length of Euro Cylinders, please see the PDF below

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For information about measuring backset, please see the PDF below

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For information on how to distinguish between lever locks and euro cylinder locks, please see the PDF below

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MATERIALS / FINISHES

Leather is a natural material and the finish will vary from batch to batch.  We ensure each hide falls within our colour tolerance to ensure the variation is minimal.

Our amalfine products are all finished by hand therefore there may be a slight variation in colour from batch to batch.

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This is our unique resin based composite material and is used across the Turnstyle range.  Please take a look at this movie to see how amalfine products are manufactured.

We suggest Bright Chrome or Polished Brass for external applications.

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A living finish is a surface finish (in our case applied over a brass base) that is designed to develop and patinate with use.

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The majority of our products are brass based combined with leather, amalfine or other unique materials.

ORDERS / CONTACTS

In the first instance please contact the authorised dealer you have been working with.

Please see the PDF attached for Turnstyle’s warranty statement

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PULL HANDLES

For information about different door pull fixing configurations please see the PDF below

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Pull handles are measured between the centre of each fixing point rather than the overall length of the grip section.

Yes, they can be fitted back to back or with bolt fixings.  As our products are hand made we recommend you wait until you have the product in your hands before you drill the glass.

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