ADA closer requiremnet

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Any LCN Closer that ends in the number 1, will meet ADA 5 lbs opening forces.
If an Size 1 (ADA) closer is set to 5 lbs. opening force, it will only have about 3 lbs. (60/70%) closing force. If the closer will not close against air pressure, but the ADA requirements have to ...
The 5 pound force requirement is in reference to the maximum force to swing the door, not the maximum force allowed to unlatch the exit device.  Maximum allowed force to retract the Von D...
The minimum clear opening width for ADA is 32" measured from face of door opened to 90 degrees to face of stop on strike jamb. There must be no hardware mounted to the door projectin...
Closers mounted according to LCN installation instructions require no periodic maintenance or seasonal adjustments.  Monthly, quarterly, and annual visual inspections are recommended for Fire/...
The SEH is an "electronic holder" (ONLY) that is used to hold open a Fire Rated opening. It requires a door closer to be mounted on the opposite side. It is normally used on an existing opening wit...
A cam-action closer has not been made available by LCN or Falcon so we have to continue to use our track style closers from an aesthetics point of view, or a standard 4000 series closer if it is an...
The Dor-O-Matic overhead concealed manual door closers have been obsolete since 1999, and there are no parts available for them.