UAP Posts Two Additions To Its Soterian Letterplate Range

by | Aug 3, 2022 | Hardware

UAP has enhanced its Soterian Letterplate range with two new innovations that provide a greater variety of aesthetic and practical choices.

Designed for seamless fitting to either the Soterian Standard or Soterian Slim range of letterplates, the new Soterian TS 008 iPlate External Letterplate from UAP has been developed for installation with the UAP Soterian Slim internal letterplate section for use with any 44mm and 54mm composite or timber doors. Created for the high end retail market and new build developments, the new iPlate enables specifiers to benefit from the robust security and ease of installation associated with UAP’s Soterian TS008 Letterplates, while offering a choice of aesthetic, says the company.

The new TS 008 Soterian iPlate letterplate is internally sprung with UAP’s reliable torsion bar, providing confidence of positive closure for the end user, while offering a sleek aesthetic with a unique frameless design. Along with traditional brushes in front of the aperture, the UAP iPlate also features outward-facing, draught-excluding brushes to discourage vandals from placing unwanted items in the cavity.

UAP’s technical director, Julian Roberts explains: “Our Soterian range is a market-leading model of TS008 letterplates and, with the new iPlate, we believe we offer unparalleled choice for aesthetics, features and security. The unique frameless design gives the new iPlate a stand-out appearance and it offers durable, corrosion-resistent door hardware in three on trend finishes: satin stainless, mirror polished stainless and PVD gold stainless.

In addition to the iPlate, UAP has also added a new inward opening option to its Soterian range for a more traditional inward opening design combined with a sleek, contemporary look suitable for modern homes.

Featuring a long lasting, super shiny surface finish in mirror polished stainless steel, satin stainless steel or PVD gold-coated stainless steel, the new inward opening Soterian letterplate has rounded and bevelled edges for a high-end, designer look.

Compatible with the UAP Soterian Slim internal letterplate section the inward opening Soterian letterplate is also designed for use with 44mm and 54mm composite and timber doors and offers quick and easy five-step fitting. The product’s pivoting stay mechanism reduces the internal flap opening for protection against key fishing and lock manipulation, and there are no fixings to the exterior of the letterplate, preventing the outer frame from being unscrewed.

Julian adds: “When we developed the Soterian letterplate system, we envisaged a range of mix and match options that would enable customers to select the right Soterian Letterplate for each door and property. For the inward opening model, we studied Victorian letterplates and the inward opening systems that have been popular for generations, taking that concept and adapting it to include the security, ease of installation and aesthetic considerations that have made our Soterian range so successful.

“Both the new additions to our Soterian range has been cycle tested for 20,000 cycles to underscore durability. We believe they will make Soterian even more popular across the delivery chain, from door manufacturers and architectural ironmongery specialists through to contractors and homeowners.”

uapcorporate.com

Related Posts

Hardware

Simplifying Ordering For Sash Window Hardware

How can we make it easier for our customers? It’s a question that’s front of mind and one which has led to the introduction of sash window kits from Toolfix Joinery & Construction Supplies. As a supplier of ironmongery, hardware and workshop consumables to...

Hardware

AT Precision Hardware Now Cortizo-Compatible

Aluminium bi-fold hardware supplier AT Precision is now supplying Cortizo-compatible hardware, opening up further availability for its fabricator customers. Since early 2020, the Durham-based company has been supplying its Everglide range of bi-fold hardware, which...

Hardware

Genius Decision To Switch To Mila

Image Above: Fitting the Mila ProSecure door hinge, next to the dedicated Point of Use racking system Proving that even in the most efficient factories, there is still room for incremental improvements, Genius PVC in Norwich has just switched to the Mila ProSecure...

Hardware

Soterian Slim Letterplate Receives Certifire Approval

UAP, specialist in locks and hardware for doors and windows, has secured a Certifire certification for its Soterian Slim TS008 letterplate. Designed in-house by UAP, the Soterian Slim is the most compact TS008-compliant letterplate ever made, claims the company....

Hardware

Coastal Group Add New Additions To Duratique Range

Coastal Group has announced two additions to its Duratique range - a ring door knocker & curly tail door handle. According to Coastal, with its customers experiencing difficulty finding a durable antique hardware solution, Duratique was designed by Coastal to...

Hardware

New Range Of Friction Stays From AT Precision

Aluminium hardware supplier AT Precision has strengthened its range of products with the launch of a suite of friction stays. The friction stays are suitable for both uPVC and aluminium windows, and are available as 17ml stack height. There are three versions in...

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This