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Armor plates

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Metal plates which protect the lower part of a door from kicks and scratches; similar to kickplates but covering the door to a greater height, usually 39 inches (1 meter) or more from the bottom of the door. DAC

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door plates (finish hardware)

Term used for

plates, armor

Equivalent Terms used

armor plate


12yrs ago

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