These test methods cover anchor systems used for the installation of fixed detention hollow metal vision systems and door assemblies of various materials and types of construction. These anchor systems are used to install fixed hollow metal vision systems and door assemblies in wall openings in detention and correctional institutions designed to incarcerate inmates. These test methods are designed to test the capability of anchor systems used to install a fixed detention hollow metal vision system or door assembly to prevent, delay, and frustrate escape; to limit or control access to unauthorized or secured areas; and prevent passage of contraband.
Keywordsanchor; anchor assembly; anchor method; anchor system; battering ram; correctional facility; detention facility; detention security; door assembly; frame; hollow metal; fixed detention hollow metal vision system; impact test physical security; security hollow metal
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James Stapleton, Jr.
At Society Review