Can concealed closers be used with continuous hinges?

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Hinge manufacturers do not require or recommend that doors should be reinforced for continuous hinges. Steelcraft does not reinforce for continuous hinges unless it is specified on the customers' P...
The following hinges are available on Paladin series doors and frames: Butt hinges -  4 1/2", 5" or 6" ball bearing type either standard or heavy duty Continuous hinges - full mortise...
EPT can be used on following hinges: Degree of the opening Hinge type Door thickness 0-180 degree Up to 5" butt hinges 1 3/4" 0-180 degree Up to 3/4" offset pivots 1 3/4" 0-130 degree 5 1/2"...
See related solution: Can an EPT be used with Cam Lift Hinges?
The standard gap between a pair of doors will be 3/16" when used with a Steelcraft  "Z" astragal. If a wide inactive leaf is requested (no astragal) the gap between the doors will be...
Use mounting group 2 per templates below when a GJ 100 and 410 series overheads are used with continues hinges. 100 series overhead instructions 410 series overhead instructions
The Dor-O-Matic overhead concealed manual door closers have been obsolete since 1999, and there are no parts available for them.
Overhead Concealed door closers are used to provide a more aesthetic look to the opening.  Concealed in either the frame or the door Offer the ability to be adjusted to maintain control o...
The LCN direct retrofit for the Obsolete 303 OHC closer was the 330 series, it was discontinued in 2009. The 3030 closer door closer body can be used as a replacement cylinder. 
Not specifically for lead lined doors.  But the standard hinges should work and not hit the lead lining in the door.  Since standard lead layers vary, check with door manufacturer an...
Doors require special downsizing for continuous hinges. The amount of downsizing depends on the hinge specified (manufacturer and type) and the hinge application (Full Mortise versus Full Surface v...
Locate closer and arm from the centerline of the swing clear hinge pin.
 Cam Lift Hinges are specially designed hinges used mainly on acoustical door assemblies. The Cam Lift Hinge lifts the door during its travel and seats the door bottom for a pos...
The Senior Swing will work with Cam Lift Hinges as a PUSH SIDE MOUNT 9542/9553/9563 only. Maximum 3/4" lift. Maximum 15 pounds force to push door up the Cam Lift Hinge. Cam Lift Hinges WILL NO...
Steelcraft follows the industry standards for hinge reinforcement and preparation for both door and frame. Unless otherwise specified all products prepared for butt hinges will have mounting holes ...
An EPT can be used with a Cam Lift Hinge: Maximum hinge lift dimension = 1/2".  The EPT must be installed correctly with the tube at the top on the door side and the tube at bottom on...
Surface Mounting - A 9542 DD (double door) header and a 9540-18 mounting plate can be used on the active leaf. A manual closer with a PA (parallel arm) can the be installed on the inactive leaf.  B...
Pocket pivot hinges are mainly used in cross corridor applications where clear opening width is a factor. For frames, pocket pivot hinges are a special hinge options which must be spe...
To determine the SC series, measure center to center on the closer body bolt hole mounting pattern and an overall description of the closer and arm. SC91 -- 6-3/8" x 3/4" -- unique arm SC93 -- 9-1...
Butt hinges can be used on  doors up to 4' wide and 200 pounds.  There is no maximum door height, just need to add a hinge for every 30" or part there of over 7'.
Surface Mounted door closers are the most durable and common type of door closer. Mounted to the surface of the door or frame Can be configured (through installation or arm type) to meet a...
The Fusible Link arm is available with the 4010, 4020 and 4110 series closers. They all use the same Fusible Link arm. The UL Listing number is for the Fusible Link arms is R1943. The 4010 Serie...
The 1370 series closer was discontinued on Oct. 4th, 2008The 1260 closer hole pattern is 9-1/16" x 3/4", which is NOT the same hole pattern as the 1370 closer. The 1260-18QF plate does have the s...
The LCN 6030 is a Double Acting (or dual action) closer. Requires a "Cased Open Frame" - that means no stops formed in the frame.
The Von Duprin 1609 cannot be used on a pair of fire rated doors. We recommend using the Von Duprin fire rated mortise exit device in lieu of the rim device such as the Von Duprin 5575-F,...
Cutout depends on the size of 224 hinge.  See 112HD/224HD-EPT template.  112HD/224HD continuous hinge  Center line of EPT to top of the door  83 inches  30 inches  85 inches  32 inc...
Templates for 224HD TW8 continuous hinges are  829431-00 for 83" & 85", 829433-00 for 95" & 829435-00 for 120" tall doors. Templates for 112HD TW8 continuous hinges are 829430-00 for 83" & 85", 82...
The maximum recommended door weight for LCN closers is 225 lbs.
ST-1630 is required when mounting a 4041 or 4040XP door closer regular (pull/hinge) side with a concealed GJ100 or GJ410 series over head stop.
Using Soss hinges with closers can require special device and preparation locations. If you have questions on specific closer applications, please e-mail your request (including a description ...
ST-1583 is used to template a 4040 or 4040XP closer mounted hinge side with swing clear hinges. 
ST1583
Cam Lift hinges can only be used with LCN door closers that have a "Regular" style arm.     Manual Closers: Maximum lift dimension is 3/4". Can not be use EDA, CUSH, or Track Arm do...
ST Number Product 1 Product 2 Description ST-2776 4040XP Rw/62A Overhead stop 81, 90, 100, 410, 450 series The standard P...
Hold Open Closers & Magnets (Fire/Life safety products) provide a wide range of solutions.  Single or multi-point hold open closers Utilize an electromechanical closer. Hold the door o...
Fire labels (UL, ITS/WHI or FM) are located as follows: Butt Hinges and Pivots: On the doors the fire label is located on the hinge edge between the top and 2nd hinge preparation. On the fram...
Consider the Soss hinge like a butt hinge to determine the size of overhead that is needed.  For templating use the same mounting group as a 4" wide butt hinge and the appropriate door thickness.
The 455 can be mounted on a 48" wide door, but we cannot guarantee that it will withstand the forces involved.  Recommend using 906 instead.
A Double Egress frame is a double door frame prepared to receive two single-acting doors swinging in opposite directions (both doors are) the same hand. These openings are installed in cross corrid...
Steelcraft locates all butt hinges from the top of the door to the centerline of each hinge as standard practice: Locating hinges to the center line of the hinge keeps all hinge locations the sa...
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...
No, the geometry of a swing clear hinge prevents the coordinator from working correctly.  The bar style coordinator will not hold the active door open far enough for the inactive door to clear the ...
Push Side Surface Mount Senior Swing can be used with swing clear hinges, standard templating. Pull Side Surface Mount Senior Swing cannot be used, the pull arm will hit the back of door at approxi...
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) have developed durability, strength and performance standards for every type of door hardware...
LCN does not supply Allen wrenches, the size that LCN uses, are standard sizes that every installer will have in their tool kit. 3/32" Allen wrench for adjusting regulation valves: main speed, lat...
2030 and 5030 are both overhead concealed closers. The 2030 uses a concealed, in the door, track, and a concealed one piece arm. The 5030 uses a exposed double lever arm (like the arm for a 401...
A special template is not needed, the closer drops down far enough on the door where it does not conflict with the GJ100 series concealed overhead stop. 
Optional closer reinforcements are located at 3" from hinge jamb to the beginning of the reinforcement plate. This applies to Regular Arm, Parallel Arm, Top Jamb. Regular Arm (RA) closer reinfor...
The Date Code and Closer Size are stamped in the backside of the closer body. Closer Size: If the number is "1", the closer is a 2031 or 5031. If the number is "3", the closer is a 2...
There is not a conflict between the 4041/4040XP EDA door closer and the GJ 100 or 410 overhead concealed series stops.  The exception is:  the 4041/4040XP mounted on a drop plate, and the Glynn Jo...
Pull Side Mount: The 4040SEL X ST-2966 is required for pull side mounting with swing clear hinges. ST-2966 template
Push Side Mount: Take the dimensions for the closer and track from centerline of swing clear hinge pin for the push side mount.
A 4040 closer mounted with thru bolts on a 2-3/4" thick door would require 1/4-20 X 3-1/2" machine screws.
No.  As of June 27th, 2018--- the cover screw is now standard in the screw packs for the 4040XP, 4040XPT, 4000T, and 4040SE so ST-3596 is no longer needed.
A 4040-18G drop plate will be needed to drop the closer and arm down far enough not to conflict with the GJ 90 series overhead stop.
The replacement arms for the older handed 4010SE/4110SE closers would be ordered as: 4040SE-3077T x ST-3035 for a RH arm. 4040SE-3077T x ST-3035-1 for a LH arm. 
ST-2730 is used with a 4110 closer and GJ90 series (up to size 4).  ST-2730 includes a special template and special arm with a -62G shoe and bent forearm. If a drop plate is required, a 4010-18 d...
SRT "Self Reaming, & Tapping" screws are the default type screws shipped with LCN closers, when a specific screw type is not specified.   There are 3 standard lengths of SRT screws: 1-3/8" 1...
Special template ST-2211 is used to mount a 2030 series closer with a GJ 70,79,81,90, and 450 series overhead stops. This ST works with any GJ "surface" mounted stop. The 2030 closer cannot b...
The 2030 closer requires a minimum 1-3/8" top rail on the door for the standard track.  For a top rail less than 1-3/8" and as narrow as 1", you could use the l...
Devices built After 2/28/2011: Use a 1 1/8" - 1 1/4" mortise cylinder with straight narrow cam. (Cam profile same as the Schlage B520-731, see table below for part numbers) Devices built Befo...
 Modular 1-1/8"  Modular 1-1/4"  SFIC and FSIC  Non-Modular Non-IC Conventional  Non-Modular Non-IC Everest Primus  B520-730  B520-731  B520-2...
The SRT screw that is used for mounting the 1461 closer body is 1 3/8" long.Four screws are used to mount the closer body.
The 4010 and 4020 use the same door closer cylinder, the rod and shoe and covers are different. To use a 4010 cylinder as a 4020, you will need a 4020-79 rod and shoe and a 4020-72 cover. To us...
The (SF) "Swing Free" arm allows the door to be put into hold open position, but then repositioned (swing free) to any other degree of opening without taking the closer out of the hold open mode. ...
The 62A shoe is used when it is necessary to install the door closer (lower) down on the door so that it will operate under accessories such as overhead stops, coordinators, etc.
The valve on the back of a 4041/4040XP closer is a "Back Check Selector Valve" that needs to be turned in on "Parallel Arm" mount applications ONLY. If a 4041/4040XP closer mounted "Top Jamb", or "...