The Ableware TKO Turning Knob Operator is designed to assist individuals with limited manual strength or dexterity to grasp, turn, and open any non-round control knob or appliance handle. The turner consists of a large T-handle attached to a large round base with retractable pins on its bottom. When the turner is pressed onto a knob the pins contacting with the knob’s surface retract, while the remaining pins surround the knob for a secure grip. The turner can be used on irregular knobs, includi
The Arrow W Series Lever Lockset is an exterior door lock with lever handle designed for use by individuals with grasping, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities. The non-handed lever comes in Broadway, Sierra, or Ventura styles, and is set in a circular plate (rose) assembly. The lockset includes a solid brass, six-pin cylinder with Arrow “A” keyway; a brass latch with brass, bronze, or stainless steel latch front; thru-bolts with support plates; and two six-pin nickel silver keys. DIMENSI
The Arthritis Daily Helper Kit, model 557183), combine products designed for use by individuals with arthritis, fine motor or grasping disabilities or limited hand dexterity. Intended to assist arthritis sufferers with daily tasks, this kit features the following item: Dr. Grip Pen, Rubber Doorknob Extension, EZ Key Turner, Button Hook with Zipper Pull, and Shoe Buttons (see separate entries).
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adaptation of a standard round doorknob includes a lever to make it easier to use by a person with hand weakness. Illustrates doorknob adaptation made with 2 round junction box covers, 2 1/2 inch bolts and nuts (4), and a strip of aluminum. One of the junction box covers has a slot cut to allow it to be slipped over the narrow part of the doorknob near the door; the other has a circle cut out of the center so it won't slip off the face of the knob. The
The Door Knob Helper, model 640-8114-0200, is a door handle lever designed for use by individuals with grasping or upper extremity disabilities, arthritis, or other wrist or hand pain. The lever device is constructed of rubber and fits over most standard round door knobs. It is designed to eliminate turning or twisting of wrists and hands by enabling the user to press down on the lever to open a door.
The Doorknob Extender is a door handle lever designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities. This door knob extension handle converts a standard doorknob into a door lever, providing extra leverage so less pressure is needed to turn the doorknob. The extender fits over a standard doorknob and allows access to keyholes. A cord or string can be inserted through the handle slot, making doorknobs easier to access for people with limited reach.
The Genesys Series Grade 1 Cylindrical Lockset is a door lock with lever handle designed for use by individuals with grasping or upper extremity disabilities or arthritis. This door lock has a full length non-handed lever handle. It has a solid brass 6-pin keyway cylinder and fits doors from 1.375 to 1.75 inches thick, with fixed Thru Bolt Installation and concealed mounting screws. The housing is made from cold rolled steel and zinc dichromate finish for rust resistance with precision cast st
The Handi Lever is a cast aluminum retrofit door handle that converts existing conventional round doorknobs between 1 7/8 and 2 5/16 inches to lever style handles. The levers can be installed with an Allen wrench. No gripping or twisting is necessary to use the lever, and it is designed to not interfere with key locks or knob lock functions. SIZES: There are 7 sizes; right or left hand models. COLORS: Oil rub bronze, brushed chrome, antique brass, polished chrome, black, brass, satin brass, plat
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Lever Lockset, CL3500 Series, is a lever style security lockset designed for use by individuals with grasping or fine motor disabilities. This Grade 1 lockset has a through-bolted cylindrical chassis and solid cast levers with independent return springs to prevent lever sag. Two lever styles are available: Armstong, with a straight lever handle; and Newport, with a square-hooked lever handle. Available finishes are Bright Brass, Satin Brass, Bright Bronze, Satin Bronze
The Keyless Lockset with Lever Handle is a keyless door lock designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities or arthritis. This solid brass lockset features a glow-in-the-dark electronic keypad that accepts up to six different entry codes of two to eight digits. Codes can be changed as needed. If an incorrect code is entered four consecutive times, an alarm sounds. This lockset replaces existing hardware and installs with the included mounting hardware. Two keys are incl
The Kwikset Delta Door Lever is an interior or exterior door lock with lever handle designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities. This straight-blade-style lever handle is non-handed and is available with a keyed lockset for exterior use, a pushbutton lock for interior privacy use, or without a lock mechanism. COLOR: Lifetime brass, polished brass, antique brass, antique nickel, polished chrome, or satin chrome finish.
The Kwikset Dorian Door Lever is an exterior or exterior door lock with lever handle designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities. This hook-ended lever handle is non-handed and is available with a keyed lockset for exterior use, a pushbutton lock for interior privacy use, or no lock mechanism. COLOR: Satin nickel, ifetime brass, polished brass, antique brass, antique nickel, Venetian bronze, polished chrome, or satin chrome finish.
Kwikset Signature Series Door Levers are lever door handles designed for use by individuals with grasping disabilities. Levers come in a variety of handle styles, including Ashfield, Avalon, Brooklane, Commonwealth, Pembroke, Lido, and Tustin. Most handle styles are curved, with or without scrolling. The Ashfield handle is straight and thick. Most styles are handed. Tustin is a reversible handle style that fits both right handed and left handed doors. The handle is available with a keyed lockset
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To provide a means for individuals with arthritis, spinal cord injury, or upper extremity disabilities to open doors. Included in a chapter entitled "Housekeeping & Getting Around," this article provides detailed instructions and illustrations for creating a lever door handle. A pipe hanger bracket is attached horizontally to a doorknob with a radiator hose clamp. Prongs and sharp edges are covered with plastic tape. Plastic tape can also be used to cover th
CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To enable an individual with upper extremity disabilities to open a residential fire door with an automatic closer. A lever made of lightweight aluminum tubing with rubber tips at each end was attached to the existing small lever handle with two hose clamps. This enabled the user to grasp the handle with both hands to turn it and use body weight to pull the door open. DIMENSIONS: The aluminum tube is 20 centimeters long. TITLE: Opening Gambit. JOURNAL: TAD Journal.
The Leveron is a door handle lever designed for use by individuals with grasping and other upper extremity disabilities. The device fits over conventional round door knobs to provide a lever handle and features an opening to allow full key access. The Leveron is constructed of high impact resin, fits left or right door openings, and is suitable for indoor or outdoor use. A plastic installation wrench is included. COLOR: Almond, antique brass, silver, dark bronze, and hi-glow white.
The Levon Door Handle is a lever door handle designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. Designed for heavy-duty residential or light and medium-duty commercial use, it is available on inside only of deadlatch and keyed functions. The lever is zinc-based and brass, bronze, or stainless steel plated. DIMENSIONS: Length of lever arm is 2-9/16, 3-3/32, or 3-3/16 inches.
The M Series Mortise Lock with Levers is an exterior door lockset with lever handles designed for accessibility to individuals with grasping or fine motor disabilities. Levers are flat with an angled end. Right hand is standard, left hand optional. This heavy duty hardened steel lockset has a solid brass cylinder (5, 6, or 7 pin) and two stainless steel faceplates (armored faceplate in front). Heavy duty through-bolted inserts clamp the trim on the door assuring proper alignment. Two nickel silv
The Paddle Latch Operator, model 4590, is a door latch operator designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities. It is available for pushing or pulling to the left or the right with Adams Rite 4500, 4900, or MS+1890 series latches. SIZES: For door thicknesses of 1-3/4, 1-13/16 to 2, 2-1/4 to 2-1/2, 2-3/4 to 3, or 3-1/4 inches. Larger custom sizes are available. COLOR: Available with dark anodized bronze, black anodized, or satin aluminum anodized finish.
Door handle, aluminum or colors. Easily grasped push/pull with knurled or textured surface. Locking or latching available. Length 4 1/2 inches, diameter of pull 1 1/2 inches. 2 inches clearance from door surface. COLOR: Brass, zinc, or stainless steel finish.
The Retrofit Lever, model 04-032, is a lever door handle that converts D series Orbit, Plymouth, and Tulip design knob locks into lever handle locks. Conversion can be made without removing the lock from the door. Black, engineering grade resin designed for high usage on all standard door installations. Lever returns to within one half inch of face on 1 3/4 inch doors. Converts both keyed and non-keyed D series locks.
The Rubber Doorknob Extension, model 6393, is a door handle lever designed to assist individuals with limited manual grasping ability. The handle's soft rubber molding snaps over the doorknob, providing leverage to turn the knob. Fits knobs 2 to 2.5 inches in diameter. Latex free. DIMENSIONS: The handle is 2.5 inches long.
Schlage Levers are door handle levers designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities. Levers are available in eight different styles (Accent, Avanti, Callington, Champagne, Elan, Flair, Jazz, or St. Annes) and 10 different finishes to fit the user's home decor. The same unit can be used as either a right- or left-hand lever. OPTIONS: Elan or Jazz style lever on keypad lockset. COLOR: Bright brass, antique brass, satin nickel, bright chrome, satin chrome, antique pewter,
Lever style security lockset door handles. 20 degree turn will operate 0.5 inch throw or 1 inch deadbolt tested to 1000 pounds torque. Bronze or stainless steel. Meets ANSI grade 1 requirements. Straight and return level designs available. Some models with interior security bolt. Keyed lock in handle.
Tactile Warning (Knurling) is a coating option for door lever handles, designed for use to identify potentially hazardous areas such as electrical closets and mechanical equipment rooms for individuals who are blind or have low vision. Knurling is available in SAT design levers only from Schlage. Outside lever only is knurled unless otherwise specified.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a door handle that pushes or pulls to open an interior door making it possible for individuals with disabilities, small children, or anyone unable to use either or both hands to enter and exit through the doorway. The UltraLatch doesn’t twist or turn like traditional door handles. The user unlatches the door by pushing or pulling UltraLatch approximately .5 inches. Inspired by the auto gear shifter, the UltraLatch is designed to conform to the shape of
Panic device for doors, easily grasped, lever trims, knurled or textured surfaces, locking or latching available. Width of door 30 to 48 inches, 15 pounds of force required to operate device. Customizing optional.