Spring Loaded Sweep contacts actuation button which is fastened to stop.
Fills up to 1" (25.4 mm) gaps.
Seals against air, dust and water.
This Residential Automatic Door Sweep is a spring loaded, door bottom sweep that
retracts up and away from the face of the door when door is opened. When door is
closed the sweep is closed by an applied cam (supplied) and the gap at the door
base and threshold is sealed preventing dust, moisture and wind from entering.
It is ideal for use where carpeted interiors require the door sweep to lift "up
and away" from the carpet.
Sized for a three-foot (0.9 meter) opening (overall size 36-1/2 inches (92.7
centimeters) with an overall height of 2-1/2 inches (63.5 millimeters), it comes
with cam and screws for easy installation. May be cut down to 24" minimum length
1. Measure, mark and trim door bottom sweep to fit width of door, allowing clearance between the two stops.
2. Close door and secure door bottom sweep to outside bottom edge of door with supplied screws. Top of door bottom sweep should be 2-1/2" above threshold (or floor).
3. With door closed, depress and hold sweep in closed (down) position. With supplied screw, attach nylon cam to door stop on latch side of door opening. Cam should be 1-3/8" above threshold and up against the sweep. When door is closed, the cam will hold the sweep on closed (down) position.
4. When door is opened, th sweep flips up to allow clearance over carpet.