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InteliTRAILER Inc. Unveils the InteliGUARDĀ®

April 20, 2016
REDMOND, Ore.--(Business Wire)--On the anniversary of 9/11, InteliTRAILER Inc., an advanced cargo securitytechnology company, unveils the InteliGUARD Locking System - an intelligent,stealthy, and tamperproof advanced security system that goes inside trailers,containers and railcars where it is virtually inaccessible. According toInteliTRAILER Inc.`s President and CEO Ramy Louis, "The extensive research anddevelopment undertaken to develop a solution to the $20-to-60-billion-dollarcargo-theft problem (U.S. Department of Transportation) was ultimately aninvestment in the future economic well-being of domestic and internationalcommerce." For the very first time, small, medium and large fleets can maintain fullcontrol of their cargo while in transit, managing the locking and unlocking oftrailer, container or railcar doors from the back office. For example, TheInteliGUARD Locking System OAK1 offers over-the-air keyless entry that adispatcher can control from their http://www.searsgaragedoors.com/GarageDoorRepair.aspx desk after tracking and confirming the arrivalof goods at the proper destination. This capability removes all personnel fromaccessing the cargo while being shipped and eliminates over-the-road producttampering, shrinkage or theft. Characteristics of the InteliGUARD Locking System include: * Stealth and tamperproof features (installed inside trailers, containers andrailcars) * Housing in bullet-proof, steel enclosure * Available options include "intelligent" technologies such as GPS trackingworldwide, awareness of unit security status (doors opened or closed),temperature monitoring, damage intelligence * Customization to fit any size or type of door (rear or side doors, standardswing vertical or roll-up) The InteliGUARD Locking System was designed to protect and guard shipmentsworth at least $250K up to millions per load. Specific industries that will bewell served by this technology include: * High-Value Cargo Carriers of pharmaceuticals, consumables, building materials,etc. * Land, Rail, Sea & Air shippers (NAFTA & global) * Transportation, Supply Chain and Logistics firms * Retailers * Manufacturers * Distributors * Moving/ Relocation Companies (high-value assets) * Safe Product Storage (in trailers or containers) * FEMA and DHS * Military * Police, Fire, and EMS For more information, please call (888) 9-GUARD-9, or email Chelsea Callicott atchelsea@entheospr.com. Visit us online at www.intelitrailer.com. InteliTRAILER Inc.Ramy Louis, President and CEO, 888-9-GUARD-9, X5ramy@intelitrailer.comorENTHEOS PRChelsea Callicott, Public Relations, 888-9-GUARD-9, X7chelsea@entheospr.comCopyright Business Wire 2009



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Should I have deadlocks on my doors?

April 19, 2016
While there are many different types of deadlocks available , there are 2 main functions available for deadlocks. They are Key lockable from the inside and always free to open from the inside. Free to open deadlocks can be opened with a turn-snib or similar opening device.

Double Cylinder for Glass Doors

There are pros and cons for both inside key lockable and turn-snib style deadlocks. Often the particular situation of the deadlock should be considered individually for their different circumstances.

While it is more serious in a public building your own front door on your home potentially could block your exit in an emergency situation. Elderly people especially are at risk if keys for a deadlock cannot be found.

The best of both worlds - Inside Deadlocking and Turn-Snib

There are some deadlocks such as the Lockwood 001 dead-latch which is both a deadlock and has an escape snib. The Lockwood 001 can be fully deadlocked when you are not at home. When you return home and unlock the door, the Lockwood 001 automatically releases the deadlocked inside handle, making for an easy exit in an emergency.

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A double cylinder deadlock requires a key to open the lock from either the inside or outside. You might want a double cylinder deadlock if there is a glass panel next to the front door that could be broken and a hand put through to open the door. A security gate will also require a double cylinder for the same reason.





Key inside and out

When we think of a deadlock, usually the standard round style deadlock which throws out a long bolt comes to mind. The double cylinder cylindrical deadbolt is the most common around the world. Some building codes in different countries may not allow deadlocking from the inside and so your deadlock might have a turn-snib on the inside instead of a key lock.

It makes good sense to have a lock that can be both a double cylinder deadlock and a single cylinder lock with a snib. In the end it is a decision we all have to make up our own minds on, unless building codes or insurance companies demand a certain functionality for our doors.

Insurance companies discovered double cylinder deadlocks were good when thieves break in through a window. The door can still not be opened without a key, making the thiefs job much harder to get large items out of the house. Many insurance companies insist double cylinder deadlocks are fitted before you can get contents insurance. Further if you are broken into and the thieves find a deadlock key inside your house and open the door, the insurance company might not accept your claim.

What happens in an Emergency?

The problem with double cylinder deadlocks is, what do you do in an emergency when you have to get out quick and cannot find the key? One of the most common emergencies is a fire. A fire can happen very quickly and it can cut http://aagaragedoor.com/ off your access to your keys. Unfortunately this is a reality and does happen. Most counties have building codes for public buildings, especially where many people are inside a building. Hotels, backpackers, night clubs and shopping centers have all been in the news lately showing people killed in fires because of deadlocked doors. The most recent was a fire in a nightclub in Brazil where 234 people were killed in a fire because they could not get out deadlocked doors.

Curbside Expands Partnership with Target Adding 100 New Store Locations

April 17, 2016


PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Just in time for the hectic holiday shopping season Curbside, a Bay Area-based startup reinventing the local shopping experience, today announced it will be expanding to 100 additional Target locations next week, including stores in new markets Chicago and Philadelphia, and additional stores in the San Francisco Bay Area, New York and New Jersey. The service is now available to more than 25 million people across the U.S.

Curbside allows consumers to shop directly from their mobile phones and pick up right in front of the store without having to find items on shelves, wait in checkout lines or deal with the hassles of parking. The Curbside service is free, the app is free and the company does not mark up store prices.

Market Expansion with Target

Previously available at just select Target locations in the San Francisco Bay Area and New York/ New Jersey markets, Curbside is expanding its footprint across the U.S.:

Chicago: Rolling out to 10 Targets in the area, including stores in Warrenville, Lombard, Willowbrook, Tinley Park and Oak Lawn. Philadelphia: Launching at 25 stores in the greater metro area, including two stores in Delaware. Bay Area: Previously available at select stores in the region, Curbside is now available throughout the market at 51 total locations. New York/New Jersey: After launching at 10 New York/New Jersey Targets this summer, Curbside will now be available at 34 stores in the region. Los Angeles: Available at the Glendale Galleria location.

A full list of Curbside locations can be found by downloading the Curbside app from the Apple App Store or Google Play, or by visiting www.shopcurbside.com/locations.

When we launched Curbside just over a year ago, we set out to make the shopping experience at local stores faster and easier than ever before, said co-founder and CEO Jaron Waldman. The response from shoppers and retailers alike has been overwhelmingly positive, and we fully expect that local shoppers across Chicago, Philadelphia, the Bay Area, New York/New Jersey and Los Angeles will find Curbside to be the perfect solution for combatting the holiday shopping wars.

Curbside is one new way that Target is providing more value, flexibilityand convenience to our guests, said Casey Carl, Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer, Target. Curbside has quickly become a popular shopping option for guests at the select locations where weve been testing the service. We look forward to expanding the program to 100 additional Target stores just in time for the busy holiday shopping season.

A New Way to Shop

With approximately 90 percent of retail shopping still done in-store, according to a recent Census study, Curbside is out to improve the local shopping experience and deliver a novel pickup experience by:

Using proprietary location technology to provide a seamless and reliable handoff of goods in front of the store. The Curbside system notifies staff when shoppers are on approach, and does so without draining the shoppers phone battery. Giving shoppers a reliable view of whats in stock at the stores around them, unlike other mobile shopping apps. Providing the convenience that delivery services cant match: no delivery windows and no boxes piling up outside the front door. Curbside orders are available to pick up when and where shoppers want without the hassle and added expense of delivery services.

About Curbside

Curbside is reinventing the local shopping experience by making it faster and easier for consumers to find, buy and pick up products at local stores than ever before, with no markup in price. Curbsides technology allows it to accurately represent retailers inventory and reliably alert local stores when customers approach. Curbside was cofounded by Jaron Waldman, who founded Placebase which was later sold to Apple, and Denis Laprise, who founded Poly9 which was also acquired by Apple. The company is headquartered in http://www.familyhandyman.com/doors/garage-door-repair Palo Alto, Calif.

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LiftMaster to Showcase New Wi-FiĀ® Garage Door Opener and Other Innovations at 2016 International Builders' Show | Reuters

April 14, 2016
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A Best of IBS Awards 2016 Finalist, LiftMaster will showcase its Model 8550W the company's first Wi-Fi residential garage door opener, that makes it easier than ever to connect an opener to a smartphone, enabling monitoring and control from anywhere with the free MyQ app. The opener also features Battery Backup to provide seamless access during power outages, as well as smooth, quiet operation with a powerful DC belt drive motor.

"This year at IBS, LiftMaster will show the nation's home builders how they can exceed homebuyers' expectations with garage door openers and other access control products that offer connectivity and home automation features, making life easier http://chapmangaragedoor.com/ and more secure," said Paul Accardo, LiftMaster Marketing Communications Manager.

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LiftMaster will also display the innovative Model 8500, which mounts on the wall next to the garage door rather than on the ceiling. This unique design creates a clean interior appearance and can free the garage ceiling for additional storage, if desired. The opener also features optional Battery Backup and the ability to monitor and control the system through a smartphone with the free MyQ app.

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LiftMaster is the number one brand of professionally installed residential garage door openers, as well as a major manufacturer of commercial door operators, residential and commercial gate operators, telephone entry systems and related access control products. Driven by the access and security needs of the marketplace, LiftMaster's expansive line of state-of-the-art residential and commercial products are designed to fit any lifestyle or application, providing the latest technology and innovations in safety, security and convenience. For inquiries on LiftMaster products or to inquire about becoming an authorized dealer, please visit LiftMaster.com.

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ELMHURST, Ill., Jan. 19, 2016

ELMHURST,Ill., Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --LiftMaster, the number one brand of professionally installed garage door openers and access solutions, is showcasing products offering connectivity, security, safety, and peace-of-mind at this week's 2016 NAHB International Builders' Show (IBS), the nation's largest residential construction trade show attracting 50,000+ attendees to Las Vegas.

An in-booth demonstration of how LiftMaster MyQ technology integrates with Nest Cam will also be featured at IBS 2016. While MyQ has always alerted users to garage door activity via smart phone push notifications, with Nest Cam, users can now access a video feed of what's happening in the garage the moment the garage door is activated, allowing for enhanced security and peace-of-mind.

In addition to its garage door openers, LiftMaster will feature a working display of itsModelRSW12UDC Residential/Light Duty Commercial Swing Gate Operator. Offering security and connectivity, this new gate operator provides homebuyers with Battery Backup, unsurpassed solar performance, a powerful DC motor, and the ability to control the gate with LiftMaster's free MyQ app. It is also compliant with the new 2016 UL325 (Underwriters Laboratories) gate safety guidelines, which incorporates monitored safety protection devices at each entrapment point and includes capabilities to monitor for fault conditions of external entrapment protection devices.

Also featured at the LiftMaster booth, and offering unrivaled performance for single- and multi-family construction are:

IPAC (Internet Protocol Access Control), the first Internet-enabled outdoor access control system with Voice-over Internet Protocol (VoIP). Telephone Intercom and Access Control System Model EL1SS, which provides wired communication and secure access control at the gate or door.



To learn more, visit the LiftMaster booth #C6743 at the International Builders' Show or visit LiftMaster.com.

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Cost Effective Garage Door

April 10, 2016
The trend of making garages in front of the house has increased the importance of garage door a lot but garage is a part of the house which is built mostly in the end. There are always very less budget specified for such parts of the house and people always want some cheap and effective solution. Modern garage doors are very costly because advanced technology is implemented in these doors with latest security systems installed. These automated doors are expensive in nature but they possess some very unique qualities in terms of http://ow.ly/10qsji security and aesthetic appearance.You can easily make your door budget friendly.

It all starts from your search for a good garage door provider and there are lots of things and qualities which you should look in your provider. First of all, try to find a local provider because selecting some non-local resources will cost you extra shipment expanses. Selecting a local company will not only save you some shipment cost but access to such company will be very easy and you can ask for any trouble right away.New companies can give you even more advantages. New companies are always looking for new customers and to promote their new business they often give some attractive offers like free installation and free maintenance. These services may look small but they have a huge impact on the overall cost of your garage door.

You should not jusge the overall cost from initial cost of material.You must take into consideration all the factors including installation cost and maintenance cost.These factors are important because extra maintenance cost of some cheap material can make it expensive in the long while an expensive material can be cost effective in the long run if it does not has maintenance cost. Material like vinyl has high initial cost but with almost zero maintenance cost, they become very cost effective. Even there are things which you can do to make wood a cost effective material. Garage door is a very big mechanical device but it is not that much technical in approach and you can fix minor problems at your own. You do not need to call anyone professional to fix these problems and by saving maintenance cost, the overall cost decreases. You can save all of the maintenance cost by attempting the repair and maintenance of your door at your own.

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Some people apply wrong methods of making the door cost effective for example I have http://www.abcgaragerepair.com/ seen people buying a garage door of more than $1000 but they tend to install it at their own and ruin their whole investment. Always get professional help wherever it is necessary and try to give their work to them for safe and secure doing.

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Garage Door Repair - How to Use the Trolley Opener Release

April 10, 2016
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So, youre getting ready to go to work in the morning. Youve got your coffee and you are headed for another adventurous day in a cubicle, or on a worksite, a store, an office, or any one of the other millions of places where you may be gainfully employed. Maybe youre looking for work. Job or not, maybe youre running a little behind. So you get in your car, but before you start it, you press the button to get your garage door to open. AndNothingHappens.

This is a sad state of affairs. You try the button again and it still doesnt work. So, muttering, you get out of your vehicle and press the button on the wall to manually start the door.

AndNothingHappens. And its at this point that you realize that if the garage door doesnt open, there is no way you are taking your car anywhere. So we go back to the days of our prehistoric ancestors and open the garage door by hand.

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The Emergency Trolley Opener Release

Every automatic garage door system is equipped with an emergency manual release. There are many good reasons for this. Any electrical system has a problem if the power goes out. In the case of an emergency in inclement weather, people will still need to take their cars and go places.

An automatic garage door system uses two functional parts to raise a door. Most of the heavy lifting is done through the use of torsion springs. These work as a tension counterweight to the door and are entirely mechanical. There is no electricity involved to make these guys work. They just exert an amount of force against the weight of the door.

The second piece of the automatic garage door opener is the electrical motor. It uses a bicycle chain to either pull the door up, or push it down, but it really exerts very little energy. It basically guides the door either up or down and lets the springs do the heavy lifting. It attaches to the top of the garage door using a metal bracket, which the chain http://dreamgaragedoorillinois.com/ is attached to. And at the top of this metal bracket is a handle with an emergency release. This allows you to manually move the garage door by hand along the trolley bar.

How to Use the Emergency Release

It may have different releases depending on the system being used, but they all do click here essentially the same thing: they allow you to disconnect from the chain and move the door freely along the trolley bar. The release uses a handle or short rope to release the connection between the bracket and the chain system. The bracket remains in the track and you can use the handle to move the door up and down. It generally only needs 10 pounds of pressure or less. And when the door is closed, the bracket will snap back onto the automatic door system until it is manually released again.

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Stanley/Whistler Introduces Revolutionary New Garage Door Opener at National Hardware Show.

April 10, 2016
BIRMINGHAM, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 11, 1998--

Quiet-Glide Openers Recharge Home Accessory Industry

Stanley/Whistler, a provider of garage door openers and related accessories for the residential market, today announced the introduction of the Quiet-Glide(TM) Series of garage door openers, the industry's first completely redesigned opener to hit the shelves in quite some time. Stanley/Whistler's Quiet-Glide Series provides more safety and convenience features than any other opener in the industry, including two new exclusive features, Safe-T-Force and Electronic Limits.

The chain-driven Quiet-Glide Series combines cutting edge technology with practical safety features and top-quality components to form a truly unique product. In addition to the finest opening motor and track system in the industry, the Quiet-Glide Series sets new standards for easy installation and safety, and guarantees that all components are manufactured according to the highest standards in the industry.



The Quiet-Glide Series will be rolled-out in three different tiers Gold, Silver and Bronze - to address a full range of consumer needs. The series' value is based on the opener, its accessories and http://www.garagedoorsrepairpalmdale.com/ its warranty.

Quiet-Glide Safety and Convenience Features and Functions: --Safe-T-Force - The opener automatically assesses how much force is needed to open and close the door, then electronically adjusts to operate on the lowest force settings. (Exclusive!) --Electronic Limits - Just a push of a button during installation electronically sets the door's open/close limits, making the process fast and effortless. (Exclusive!) --SmartFlash(TM) - The opener's work light is also a Morse code-like diagnostic system that makes it easy to determine which safety feature is activated. --SecureCode(TM) - 4.2 billion rolling code options guarantee that thieves can't break the code - it changes every time the garage is opened or closed. --Safe-T-Monitor(TM) - Electronically monitors the force-to-resistance ratio of the door's closing cycle. The system reverses the closing cycle when the ratio exceeds a safe limit. --Safe-T-Cycle(TM) - Opens the door if it does not close completely http://ow.ly/10qsji within 30 seconds. --Safe-T-Close(TM) - An infrared beam/sensor system automatically reverses a closing door when it detects an obstruction. --Smart Beam - Emits an audible tone to indicate that infrared sensors detect an obstruction.

"The product was designed with the consumer in mind - it's the most advanced opener to date yet it's still easy to install and use," noted Richard Caceres, director of marketing for Stanley/Whistler. "Stanley/Whistler is proud to have its name on the three tiers of the Quiet-Glide Series."

Quiet-Glide systems and other Stanley/Whistler products are sold by a worldwide network of reputable stores and distributors including retail home centers and lumberyards and mass merchants. Major retailers include: Canadian Tire, Home Depot, HQ Hechinger/ Builders Square, Kmart, Meijers, Menard's and Wal-Mart. About Stanley/Whistler

Stanley/Whistler, based in Birmingham, MI, is a division of Whistler Corporation. Stanley/Whistler is a leading provider of a wide range of durable and high quality garage doors, garage door openers, related accessories and electronic products for the residential and commercial markets. Stanley/Whistler designs and builds all of its products to keep the consumer, "In Touch, In Comfort, and In Control."

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Turning Your Carport Into A Garage Is Simpler Than You Imagine

April 10, 2016
Coping with a sunny climate has many benefits besides not having to deal with lengthy, dark, snow stuffed winter months. You do not need to be concerned about the automobile not starting due to chilly temperatures, nor do you need to shovel the drive prior to going to work.

A desert atmosphere does not necessarily make a fully enclosed garage as much of a requirement as back east. There are some benefits as people are beginning to recognize.

The benefits to getting an enclosed garage include some of the obvious ones such as, your car being protected from the sun or staying cleaner as it is out of the wind. It also makes your automobile more protected against thievery and criminal damage.

An additional benefit that might not turn out to be apparent until you've issues, is keeping those pesky desert packrats from creating a house under your hood as well as worse, from chewing up the wires inside your automobile. The damage a packrat can do isn't only annoying, but very expensive to repair.

Carports do not offer a lot within the way of additional storage. An enclosed garage gives you options for storage cabinets, locations on the walls http://www.diy-garage-door-parts.com/ to hang tools or other bulky items, as well as a laundry room. All of these items are now secure and hidden from view.

An essential factor to think about for your new garage is that you may need to be certain the nearby zoning code permits for a conversion. Following your confirmation that it's allowed, you have an opportunity to design it to looks much more like an extension to your home.





You will need to make sure the carport is of large enough size worth transforming into a garage. If it's too small you will have a hard time moving around the vehicle once there are walls. Incorporating windows will keep it from appearing box-like along with a decorative garage door is really a plus for creating it attractive.

You'll want to think about adding power so you've overhead lights, and if you are thinking of an automatic garage door opener you should have a separate circuit breaker. If you're going to make use a component of the garage as a laundry room then you'll need to add plumbing along with a sewer connection. Consider a side door to access your yard.

If your carport has a pre-existing concrete slab, it's important to make sure the depth is sufficient to assure utilizing it within the garage. Usually a 4 inch thick slab is the minimum.

If your carport doesn't lead into the home, you might want to consider creating the garage in a various location so you can go directly from parking the car inside towards the house. If the garage is connected towards the home, you'll need to fireproof the adjoining walls.

A carport transformation can be simple or complex, the important aspects to keep in mind are in the event the existing carport and slab are suitable as is, and if the transformation is permitted by the zoning code exactly where you live. After those essential considerations, it comes down to making the garage website as an appealing and well-designed addition for your house.

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Detached Garage Design Ideas

April 10, 2016
Having a garage right besides your house has numerous benefits. When you reside in a house that offers you a front yard, you can consider having a detached garage, which is a space that does not share a common wall with your house. It rests inside the fence boundary offering you the convenience of parking a car in a safe shaded place, which at times, includes various arrangements for vehicle maintenance and care. Here are some ideas that you can consider while building a detached garage structure.

Designate Space

Before you look at the various design plans, you need to consider the space available for a garage. Designating an area that can be convenient for parking your car after entering the gate and driving it back from the garage till the gate is essential. Also, plan how much area can you have for this garage. Firstly, it must have dimensions larger than your vehicle or large enough to accommodate at least the number of vehicles you own at the moment. Having a scope to extend the size or having a larger than required garage space is always best, so that parking new vehicles should not be a problem.

Basic Design Plans

While working on the design plan, you must basically consider whether you need a garage to simply park the vehicle or one that will include storage and facilities to make washing and repairing your vehicles much easier right inside this space. One of the basic detached design ideas is to have a large space that includes parking area with repair and washing facilities. Available walls and corners can be used to place necessary tools and storage boxes. Another idea is to have a closed space that is used for repair and maintenance of vehicles. Furthermore, create a posh extension to this closed area on either side where you can park your vehicles. Now this extension can simply be made of strong metal frame and walls and top cover of clear glass. Imagine your posh speed machine parked inside this glass garage. Well, that's surely going to look awesome!



Well-designed Surrounds

The exterior of a garage structure definitely needs to be well-decorated and painted so as to go http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.show.Garage-Door-Repair.8772.html well with the exterior house paint and overall look. The next important thing is the drive way that leads to this garage. Designing it well and dedicating enough area for the same is fundamental. The area surrounding this garage also needs to be designed well. If the structure has enough space around it, a small waterfall or pond can be added on either side. A simple rock sculpture placed besides this garage can instantly play up the design along with adding spice to your landscape.

Finish with a Walkway

You can create exclusive walkways between this structure and your door step. Wondering how? A nicely designed, curved walkway with path-lights that illuminate this track during the dark can be the best addition to a well-designed garage and your house. Another idea is to create a closed pathway http://ow.ly/10qu2c that leads to an alternative doorway of your house. Creating a closed walkway is just easy with privacy hedges that also adds to the landscaping of your front yard.

You can add many decor elements while implementing any of these ideas. These garages are best way to use your exterior space. You can go for simple or plush designs depending upon your budget. So checkout the various design options, browse through the images, consider the available area, budget, and pick one that suits your requirements.



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Denny Hamlin undergoes successful surgery on right knee to repair ACL

April 9, 2016
Joe Gibbs Racing announced Monday afternoon that the driver of the #11 Toyota, Denny Hamlin, underwent a successful surgery on his right knee.



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Hamlin announced the injury, which occurred while playing a game of pick-up basketball, prior to the final race during the regular season in September at Richmond International Raceway. Hamlin made the decision to compete at RIR during the Federated Auto Parts 400; he qualified 25th but finished sixth in the event.

The surgery was done to repair the Anterior Cruciate Ligament, known as the ACL. He is expected to make a full recovery by the start of the 2016 season at Daytona International Speedway in February.

Dr. Patrick Connor of OrthoCarolina performed the surgery. Dr. Connor is the team physician of the NFLs Carolina Panthers.

Despite the injury, Hamlin went on to win the opening race of the Challenger Round at Chicagoland Speedway and finished second the http://www.familyhandyman.com/masonry/concrete-repair/garage-floor-resurfacing-fix-a-pitted-garage-floor/view-all following week at New Hampshire. Over the course of the final 11 races, Hamlin accumulated eight top-10 finishes and was eliminated from the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup http://ow.ly/10qsji championship after mechanical reliability issues at Talladega Superspeedway causing a 37th place finish in the elimination race in October. Hamlin would finish the season ninth in the overall driver standings.

This is not the first time Hamlin has undergone ACL surgery. Previously Hamlin tore the ligament in his left knee prior to the 2010 season and he made the decision to delay surgery until the off week following the race at Martinsville Speedway on March 29. He did not miss any races and won the event prior to the reconstructive surgery and the races two weeks following the operation.

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