View Larger Image FF: You Get What You Pay For I have run out of words. Is this the best we can do to secure our classrooms? 🙁 Thank you to John Danes of Best Access Solutions for the photo! You need to login or register to bookmark/favorite this content. Previous Post Next Post By Lori Greene|2017-07-07T09:47:47-04:00July 7th, 2017|Fixed-it Friday, Means of Egress, School Security|9 Comments Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditWhatsAppTumblrPinterestEmail About the Author: Lori Greene Related PostsNone found Recent Posts FF: En Español Intro to Door Hardware – Electricity Basics (video) WW: Oh no, oh no, oh no, no, no, no, no LCN Compact Operator Follow-Up What’s there to know about auto operators? 9 Comments lach July 7, 2017 at 7:52 am - Reply The sad part is that the one who did this is most likely patting themselves on the back for such a clever solution they came up with. Terri Meyers July 7, 2017 at 2:55 pm - Reply You’re right, there are no words for that! Chuck Park July 7, 2017 at 3:47 pm - Reply I’d be willing to bet the rent that this “device” was the brainchild of a teacher or administrator. Please, educators, stick to teaching our children and leave door hardware design to the professionals in that field. P.S. – Betcha that door loop isn’t even through-bolted 🙂 Tony Calistro July 7, 2017 at 3:57 pm - Reply The first lawsuit will put an end to all this nonsense Eric Rieckers July 7, 2017 at 4:00 pm - Reply This demonstrates the importance of educating facility managers/end users on available hardware options. More often than not the selling stops once the product gets specified. Allen July 7, 2017 at 4:19 pm - Reply Would a stainless steel crossband in the door deter someone from fastening this sort of item? Joel Niemi July 7, 2017 at 8:55 pm - Reply betcha could get a sawzall with a long blade through that gap, and cut the turnbuckle David Federico July 7, 2017 at 10:27 pm - Reply I just wonder how secure that drywall is . I think the door frame would have been stronger… Such a sad state of affairs . When we cheap out to protect our kids . Martin aka @lauxmyth July 9, 2017 at 1:30 am - Reply Yikes. The pity continues in that it is such an obvious weak solution too. It is all weakest links. (Pun intended as the designers should be laughed at.) Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment Don't subscribe All Replies to my comments Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.