Danny Estryk of Entry Systems Ltd. sent me these photos of some very early offset pivots. The wood doors and the other portion of the pivots that were attached to them are long gone, but the stone portion remains. This opening is at the Belvoir Fortress in the Jordan Valley of Israel, built by the crusaders beginning in 1168.
As you all head out for your summer vacations, don’t forget to send me some photos!
Peter Wilson of Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies saw this creative application in his travels:
Tina DeSplinter, also of Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies, saw this jamb-mounted closer installation:
And Brendan Daley of Surveillance Specialties sent me this photo of his study partner, helping him interpret the IBC. I tried to get my cat to help me with some code questions and she reminded me that I had already used her photo without her permission.