Magnetize

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Magnetize

Post by Stevenloan » Sun Mar 12, 2017 6:21 pm

Hi you guys! What do you call this thing? It's used to magnetize a door so that the door cannot move.

http://www.vatgia.com/6213/2359863/ch%E ... 8-802.html

Thanks very much!

StevenLoan
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Re: Magnetize

Post by Bobinwales » Mon Mar 13, 2017 12:54 am

Are you sure that "magnetise" is the correct word Steven?
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Re: Magnetize

Post by trolley » Mon Mar 13, 2017 1:22 am

It just looks like a regular "door stop", Steve. They're mounted on a wall behind the door so it doesn't punch a hole in the wall with the handle when it swings open. I imagine there could be magnetic ones that hold the door in the open position but they're not common here.
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Re: Magnetize

Post by Erik_Kowal » Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:14 am

One of the translations for the Vietnamese term "Chặn cửa" (which your link points to) that is suggested by Google Translate is "Door stops", which seems to corroborate Trolley's description.
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Re: Magnetize

Post by tony h » Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:18 am

Non magnetized - it is called a "door stop".

https://www.hafele.co.uk/en/product/doo ... 2&PDP=true


Magnetized it is called a "door holder" and has two parts:

https://www.hafele.co.uk/en/product/doo ... 1&PDP=true
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Re: Magnetize

Post by Stevenloan » Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:28 am

Hi guys! "Door stop" is exactly the term I'm looking for. Thank you all very very much.
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