The FIT Show 2016 is the launch platform for SmartSecure, an exciting new brand from leading UK hardware distributor, Carl F Groupco. Featuring the high quality, German manufactured FUHR 881 multitronic fully motorised multipoint locking mechanism, the technology supports the major trend towards smart home advancements. As a long-standing supplier to the hardware industry with strong technical capability, Carl F Groupco is spearheading the smart brand to provide a comprehensive solution with a range of advanced automation options that combine simplicity with sophistication.
Optional access control systems include SmartConnect easy for convenient door opening using a smartphone. Reported as a significant USP, this intelligent WLAN-based access control system provides keyless operation and monitoring. The SmartTouch comfort access system enables easy entry by a simple touch of a sensor and, in addition to radio keys supplied as standard, radio-based access control systems are available including a radio keypad, transponder and fingerprint scanner for keyless biometric access control.
Commenting on the significance of the new brand launch, Carl F Groupco Managing Director, John Crittenden said:
“SmartSecure offers a real opportunity for companies to be at the forefront of the new era of home automation. With in-situ displays and practical, hands on demonstrations at the FIT Show, we encourage visitors to our stand to learn more about smart locking technology. Take the chance to talk to our technical specialists who are au fait with the challenges, constraints and practical considerations of hardware installations.”
With an impressive 80 sq metre stand, Carl F Groupco is presenting a number of other breakthrough hardware ranges and advancements at the FIT Show, including Document Q and TS 007 hardware; accessible windows with remote control display; new flush casement window by Rehau featuring bespoke PN hardware; the MACO flood door with fully accredited door hardware that engages flood defence on standard locking; the FUHR 833 automatic multi-point lock and Duplex, the door lock with five hook locking points.
Visit Carl F Groupco on stand 226 in Hall 2 to view latest hardware lines and speak to on-stand specialists.