There are many variations of industrial swinging doors, sometimes known as impact swinging doors, or industrial double doors.The key purpose of this type of door is to maximize traffic flow. By allowing the door to swing freely in both directions, you are always pushing the door open regardless of the direction of travel.
Proper Door Maintenance
Here are a few tips to get the maximum life of your double action swinging doors. Make sure the hinges are clean, lubricated, and attaching hardware is all tight. If the hinges are not securely fastened to the wall, this increases the chances of the hinge to break or pull loose.
All impact plates or teardrop bumpers should be securely fastened. Keep the door surfaces clean and free of any corrosive materials. Other accessories that can help prolong the doors life are doorstop and guarding post.