Dangerous weather can strike at any time. Keep your building secure and those within it safe from tornadoes and severe weather with ASSA ABLOY’s certified Tornado Resistant Solutions, which includes the SARGENT FM7300 Series multi-point lock. The SARGENT multi-point lock delivers worry free operation, while providing safety and security during the most severe storm. The new tornado door solution is a must for storm shelters, safe rooms, new construction K-12 schools or any other impact resistant door applications where extra security is warranted. For your impact resistant opening needs, trust the certified tornado multi-point locking systems from ASSA ABLOY to be up to code and ready to weather any storm.

Meet Tornado Resistant Design Requirements:

  • Tested and certified to ICC 500-2014 to meet the latest code requirements
  • Can also be specified to meet FEMA P361 (2015) and FEMA P320 (2014)

Ultimate Security and Safety

  • The extra heavy duty StormPro assemblies help fortify the opening to withstand extreme wind speeds and flying debris during a tornado
  • Firmly secure the door within the frame – at top, bottom, and center latch points – with sturdy heavy-duty steel components
  • Provides additional security with optional access control features
  • The SARGENT FM7300 Series multi-point lock is an ANSI/BHMA A156.37 Grade 1 certified, deadlocking system developed to help protect lives while securing a community shelter and/or windstorm safe room

Ultimate Flexibility

  • Build the full certified tornado door solution –  the SARGENT FM7300 Series multi-point lock can also be used on fire-rated doors, and is a fully integrated ASSA ABLY tornado windstorm solution.
  • The multi-point lock is engineered to provide a full range of mechanical and electromechanical functions and options
  • Easily and cost-effectively integrates into existing infrastructures available with wireless, eco-friendly access control options
  • Match any design aesthetic with a wide variety of decorative levers, rose and trim combinations

Tornado Code Approved Products:

  • FM8700 Series
  • FM6100 Series
  • FM7300 Series

For more information on other ASSA ABLOY tornado solutions, click here.