Product Review – Jackloc Cable Window RestrictorJanuary 12, 2015
The award winning Cable and Window Restrictor manufactured by Jackloc is incredibly versatile and consequently suitable for public properties, homes and commercial appliances.
British Standard tested BS EN 14351-1:2006 and BS EN 13126-5:2011 make this high performance Jackloc restrictor a great safeguard on all buildings such as Care Homes, Hospitals, Nurseries, Hotels, Schools, Universities and many more. Far exceeding the requirements of both British and European standards the Jackloc is well known for its strength and safety, manufactured with child safety in mind.
The Jackloc comprises of three main parts. Part A – the body, Part B – the swivel body and Part C – the bullet.
Fitting is simple.
It’s recommended to place Part A in the desired position on your window frame or cill and mark the screw holes. Repeat this action for Part B on the opening window frame, ensuring the window is closed during installation. Parts A and B can be fitted either vertically or horizontally depending on your own personal preference.
It’s advisable to drill pilot holes with a 3mm drill bit for Part A and Part B. The Jackloc is supplied with size 8 security clutch screws, so be aware that once they are fitted, they can not be unscrewed.
To operate the Jackloc, ensure that Part C is pushed into the lock housing of Part A and turn the supplied key to the locked position. Pulling on the cable will confirm it is secure. The key must be used to unlock the restrictor as well as lock. The bullet can only be removed when the key is in the unlocked position making this product an incredible safety measure installed with ease. As quoted by Jackloc ‘the price of safety can not be measured’.
The Jackloc window restrictor is very versatile and can be fitted to every type of window and door opening including Wooden, uPVC, Steel and aluminium doors and windows.