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There is a total of 4 red buttons on the front of the Senior Swing control box. To turn on the display, press and hold any 2 of the 4 red buttons at the same time for approximately 3-5 seconds. Y...
The Senior Swing operator is designed to power open the door to 90°. The built in dead stop (in the gearbox) prevents it from opening any further. If the Senior Swing operator is opening to far (pa...
To convert a Senior Swing 9550 to a 9560: Remove the companion harness (9550-982) from one of the motor/gearboxes in the 9550. Install a second control box, and connect it to the motor/gearbox t...
The manual opening force to required to open a Sr Swing operator is approximately 11-12 lbs.
The Senior Swing "control box" is not handed. All Senior Swing motor "gearboxes" are handed, both the 2800 Series concealed and 9500 Series surface mounted operators. The 2800 Series "concealed a...
The Senior Swing has a built in circuit that controls closing speed through the motor. If the door is slamming, there must be a broken gear in the gearbox and the gearbox will need to be replaced.
The Senior Swing Series used to have a 2 gearbox options, a "standard force" (15 lbs) and a "RF - reduced force" (11 lbs). In November 2009 RF option was eliminated and we made the standard gearbox...
The Senior Swing control box is ordered as a 95xx-3462. Example - 9530-3462, 9540-3462.
The Senior Swing Series changed to the "Digital" control box in Sept. of 2006.
The Senior Swing (2800/9500) Series operator has a 120VAC @ 2.5 Amp current draw for a single door (2811/9531/9542) or simultaneous pair(2853/9553). The independent pair units (2863/9563) have a 12...
A Senior Swing operator can be hard to open manually if "Power Boost" feature is turned on, and programmed to the Cn (continuous) setting. To make the door easy to open manually, turn the "Power Bo...
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The micro-switch with two orange wires is probably the Chexit switch assembly for devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven, part number 13-065-00. 
When CX99L-BE is not armed with key cylinder on the device or shunted by card reader, the exterior 996LBE lever trim will release.
You can use the E996L electric trim with Chexit 98/99 series exit device.
Followings could cause the Chexit device to go into alarm after the rearm time: Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven: Module DPS LED is ON DPS switch contact is open: Close t...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven: Chexit device has a RX switch with a connector that needs to be connected to the Chexit module otherwise the alarm will sound af...
The LX switch is not available with Von Duprin rim and vertical rod Chexit devices. If using a mortise Chexit device the SS7500 mortise lock would provide a LX latch bolt monito...
The E996L-FSE trim is needed if the application requires fail-secure operation from the trim side of the opening. When power is out on Chexit device, E996L-FSE trim will remain locked to ...
The following could cause the Von Duprin CX solenoid ( devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015) to pull and drop and sound the alarm with solid LED light. Wrong power supply, requires Von Duprin ...
The following could cause the Chexit solenoid ( devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015) pulls in then drop out with no alarm. Mechanical adjustment such as vertical rods. Disconnect t...
The following are needed for a basic installation: Fire alarm contact is always required with Von Duprin Chexit device. 1 1/4" Mortise cylinder with straight cam is required to turn&n...
Schlage Electronics 1910 series horn can be used as an external horn with Von Duprin Chexit device.
You must replace the entire RX switch assembly for Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven.
The part number for the RX switch pig tail (black plug) with two orange wires only for Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven is 991338-00. 
Using the key from the pull side of the door does not retract the latch bolt on a rim or vertical rod chexit device.
CX98/9975 mortise devices will retract the latch bolt when the key is used on the pull side of the door.
The EL Wiring Adapter is not needed for a CX device.
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven could cause the Von Duprin CX solenoid to pull and drop and sound the alarm with solid LED or no LED light after the rear...
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, LCN does not have an electronic hold open closer (SE/ME Series) that will provide a solid 180° hold open position. The 3130SE has an adjustable hold open position from 85° to 110° maximum. ...
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?
Part number for Von Duprin standard 15 sec. release Chexit module shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven is 040086-00. Part number for Von Duprin standard 15 sec. release Chexit module shi...
The Von Duprin CX 98/99-4 feet Rim devices on single doors with 5/8" stops and the standard 299 roller strike can be field sized to fit a minimum of 40.2" door opening.  This an...
For Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven connect your normally closed contact from access control system between green and red on the twelve field wire ...
If Chexit device LED blink once when you turn the unit on, the External inhibit green wire is not by passed or not connected to the access control normally closed contact.  For devices sh...
Most Panic devices are not designed for exterior applications. As with any mechanical device, exposure to the elements may affect the operation and life of the device and/or finish and may ...
Water and electricity do not mix.  Von Duprin electrified devices can NOT be used in an exterior environment.
Make sure the proper power supply (PS873 or PS914) and proper gauge and run wire is used for Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven. Related Solution: What wire&n...
The following could cause the fuse to blow in the power supply with devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven when Chexit device is arming. Wrong power supply Confirm PS873 or...
For Chexit devices with solenoid driven shipped from the factory prior to 8-24-2015, the RX switch is ordered as a "Special CX RX Switch".  It may only be installed or adjusted on ex...
The release delay time for the Chexit is programmed into the Chexit module and cannot be changed in the field.The ability to change the delay time is restricted by the UL listing of the device. ...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven has a twelve wire connector wires and is keyed and can only plugged into the Chexit module in one direction.Chexit devices shipped...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:Use the Alarm Relay Contacts on Field Wiring Cable, blue and brown wires of the Chexit device.Connect the blue wire to +24VDC (red wire on F...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:Use the external alarm contact, blue and brown wire on Chexit device.Connect the blue wire to the red wire and connect the brown wire ...
A Door Position Switch is a switch and magnet mounted on the door and frame that monitors the door status. If door is held open beyond rearm time or if door is forced open, alarm wil...
Chexit devices shipped with motor after 8-24-2015. 1. When Chexit device is set for more than zero second rearm time (factory setting is 10 second rearm time) and device goes into alarm immediatel...
Chexit devices shipped with solenoid prior to 8-24-2015. 1.  When Chexit device  is set for more than zero second rearm time (factory setting is 10 second rearm time) and device goes...
The dead stop post would need to be removed and the 4040/4040XP EDA mounting template for 180° would be followed.
Only applicable for solenoid driven Chexit devices shipped from the factory prior to 8-24-2015; Chexit solenoid coil resistance between the green and orange wires is 110-140 ohm and betw...
A thumbpiece, knob or lever trim left in the unlock position would be locked when the Chexit is armed and unlock when the Chexit device is disarmed. To keep the outside trim in the lock p...
The Von Duprin Chexit device will not automatically rearm itself after a fire alarm clears.  After a Fire Alarm has triggered the Von Duprin Chexit device, the device must be manually reset&nb...
To get a dry contact signal from a Chexit device to monitor the alarm, use the blue and brown wires (do not connect the blue to the red)  of the harness connector cable tha...
If the Chexit device shipped prior to 8-24-2015  is not adjusted correctly ( Check vertical rod or Mortise finger) without using the door position switch and nuisance delay is&n...
 
The Von Duprin Chexit-BOCA has special software. Following is the function of this software: When Chexit device push bar is pushed and goes into alarm it will release in 15/30 sec...
There is no conversion kit for Von Duprin Chexit device.  If delayed egress Chexit device is required, the entire device must be replaced.
You can not use these options together on the same device per the following reasons: QEL/EL device retracts the latch bolt of the exit device allowing entry. CX (Chexit) device locks the p...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:You can power up to four Chexit devices per PS914 power supply. 0-200' run wire, use #18 gauge.0-500' run wire, use # 14 gauge.
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:You can power up to four Chexit devices per PS914 power supply on low traffic doors.0-100' run wire, use #14 gauge.0-200' run wire, us...
It is recommended to use the Von Duprin EPT10 with CX device but if you need a door loop or electric hinge these are also acceptable. See attached table for wire run and gauge requirements: ...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven: A normally closed card reader contact, key pad contact or any other control contact connects to the Green an...
The circuit board is sometimes referred to as a "module" in the field.
The Trim/Device Cable part number is 040193.  If a Chexit device is ordered with an E996/RX996/E7500 from the factory, the trim/device cable is automatically furnished at no additional ch...
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 RU lock is factory handed for a Left hand or Right hand door.   For reverse handing ( Left hand reverse and Right hand reverse doors) see step 9 of the installation instructions for rehanding d...
See attached templates.  5BB1HW Swing Clear Hinges
A  LHR (left hand reverse) door uses a RH (right hand) door closer. A RHR (right hand reverse) door uses a LH (left hand) door closer.
A door can be handed in several ways. The easiest way is to stand on the Push side of the door. Push the door away from you as if you are going to walk thru the opening. If the hinges are on yo...
To determine the hand of a door, view the door from the outside, security side or key side of door.  Once there identify which side are the hinges located on the, right or left side of t...
Go to the push side of the door opening.  See above illustration. If door swings out to the left, it needs a left hand door closer. If door swings out to the right, i...
The top rod is adjusted too short, so when pushpad is pressed it is not operating the top latch enough to get into the hold down position. The top rod would need to be lengthened by turning the lat...
The 4110 Cush closer can be templated for 85°, 90°, 100°, and 110° maximum as standard templates. The 4110 if ordered by ST-3220 will allow templating to 135°
On May 1, 2013 the LM9000 lock was discontinued and replaced with the LM9300 Multipoint Lock. 
The LM9000 is only certified outswing when used for tornado applications.
Double Egress with a mullion; Opposite Swing Frame
CX
Depends on which options are used on the Chexit device. Most application use 6-8 wires, but can use up to ten wires.
The 4000T Series closers have a maximum opening of 90°.
The standard 1460 EDA arm is not long enough to allow the door to open 180°.
Pair, Double
Chexit devices are NOT electric latch retraction.  In order for Chexit device to operate with an auto operator you will need to add a rim electric strike on a single door or a pair o...
An electric strike or maglock (24 volt only) can be wired to a Senior Swing 2800/9500 series operator using the P10 Lock Interface cable. To power the 24VDC electric strike or maglock off a LCN Se...
First, turn off the power to the Senior Swing. If the door closes, check controller for a constant activation signal from an activation device. If door continues to hang up and will not close...
The Mid Swing was discontinued Sept. of 2009. The Sr. Swing control box has the power boost feature which the Mid Swing control box did not have. If you replace only the Mid Swing control box with...
LCN does offer a 2810 Senior Swing / 2010 manual closer combo for a pair of doors.  Both units contained within the same Senior Swing header. To order a paired operator with a 2810 on&nb...
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...
The overhead concealed operators (2850/2860) will not work on a Double Egress frame because the doors are not in the same plane. You will have to use the surface mount (9553 / 9563) on Double Egres...
"PUSH SIDE" application: Minimum 52" wide pair, with neither door being less than 21" wide. "PULL SIDE" application - For Product Shipped prior to April 14th, 2020Minimum 60" wide p...
The 8310-877 Bodyguard Safety Sensor attaches (plugs in) to the P1 connector on the Senior Swing controller. The 8310-846 (761462-00) wiring harness "included" with the 8310-877 safety sensor is us...
All Senior Swing models are heavy duty operators and have the Push-N-Go (PNG) feature.  This feature is a programmable function in the control module.  The PNG settings are: Off, On, or FD (fixed)...
For Allegion's recommendation see here.
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 9550 series Senior Swing WILL NOT work on a pair of doors with auto flush bolts. The 9560 series Senior Swing and a sequence module are required when used on an pair of door with auto flush b...
The older model Senior Swing came with 2 spring options. The "standard force" spring required 15 lbs of manual  opening force, and reduced force "RF" required 11 lbs of manual opening force.  All S...
Power Boost is a positive latching feature that increases the latch force, to over come building stack pressure or door weather stripping, etc, if the door stops before coming completely ...
The Senior Swing has an optional (plug in) Off/Auto/Hold Open switch available. The 8310-806R (rocker switch), or 8310-806K (key switch). CANNOT use switch by others, requires a special (center - n...
The ES Filter started to ship with these units (Senior Swing/Benchmark/Falcon) on 4/22/2013.  The ES Filter kit will help eliminate line noise from an Electric Strike if used. 
On the Senior Swing, if you have line noise from a strike the unit will go into an Error Code on the Control Box (Er14) and will not operate.  Adding the ES Filter, which is a diode, will eliminate...
On the Benchmark and Falcon, if there is line noise from a strike then the unit will lose it's hold open time.  Adding the ES Filter, which is a diode, will resolve this issue and the unit will hol...
When installing the arm; the gearbox shaft and door must be at the (+90°) full open position. The following step are used to install the Senior Swing (STD) pull arm. Install the header using app...
The 4600 is designed for an opening with (MOSTLY) manual traffic, and the (OCCASIONAL) automatic activation. The Senior Swing is designed for an opening with (MOSTLY) automatic activation, and (OC...
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 4600 Series operator does not have a Push N Go feature. The LCN operators with a Push N Go feature are the Senior Swing, Benchmark, and the Falcon 8200 series.
The Senior Swing 9500 or 2800 series operator is designed to for "High Traffic - High Abuse" areas.
The Senior Swing series operator would be the LCN equivalent to the Horton 4000 series operator.
Senior Swing Power Operators
Following information determine number of the Chexit devices that were shipped prior to 8-24-2015 from the factory with solenoid driven can be hooked up to a single Von Duprin PS873 or PS914 p...
Chexit motor driven devices shipped after 8-24-2015:You can use 1 Chexit device with PS902, 3 Chexit devices with PS904, and 4 Chexit devices with PS914 or PS906 power supplies with proper gau...
Devices were shipped from the factory with motor driven after 8-24-2015. First confirm that you are using PS900 series (902,904,906 or 914) power supply.      1. Mea...
Devices were shipped from the factory with solenoid driven prior to 8-24-2015.  First confirm that you are using a PS873 or PS914 power supply.Measure the DC voltage at the ten wire hardness a...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:Attached is the installation instructions of the the Von Duprin Chexit devices that includes the wiring diagrams.Installation Instructions&n...
Chexit devices shipped before 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:Attached are the single and double door wiring , cable voltage reading documents for trouble shooting, and the installation in...
For devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:  a.       0-200 ft, use  #18 gauge wire b.      0-500 ft, use #14 gauge wir...
For Product Shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:          a.       0-100 ft, use #14 Gauge Wire      b.&n...
The CX (Chexit) is the delayed egress option for the 98/99 series or 33/35A rim device. The device will create a 15 second delay with audible alarm when an unauthorized person tries to ex...
Most common issue listed below: Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven. The Green wire is not shoeted to the Red wire if no Access Control system is used.If Access Control is us...
 Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven. The GREEN wire is not shorted to the WHITE if no Access Control system is used.If Access Control system is used,...
For Motor driven Chexit devices shipped from the factory after 8-24-2015, the Chexit Secure Relay Contacts( white and violet wires) change state to signal the device is not secure. Check the f...
For Solenoid driven Chexit devices shipped from the factory prior to 8-24-2015, the following could cause the device not to provide delay egress:Measure the voltage between green and orange wires o...
The following could cause the Chexit device shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven to go into weak alarm with solid LED light: Wrong power supply- Chexit device requires  a...
The Chexit device has a different base plate and center case than the ALK.  The Chexit device would need to be replaced with an ALK device.
The MA lock is field reversible.  The process involves three potential steps depending on what hand is needed. Rotating latchbolt - Changes swing of lock.  ex (RH to RHR) or inswing vs outswing ...
Swing clear hinges are available with TW (through wire).
The maximum opening is 120° with the 4041/4041XP standard templating on the pull side of the door.
For motor driven Chexit devices shipped from the factory after 8-24-2015, the RX switch is standard, part number 116717-00.    
For solenoid driven Chexit devices shipped from the factory prior to 8-24-2015, the RX switch is ordered as a "Special CX-RX switch" by SSC or distributors.  The switch may only be installed o...
Fire alarm contact would tie right into the Von Duprin Chexit device not to the PS914 power supply. There is no requirement to install the fire alarm board.
The Von Duprin Chexit device does not have electric latch retraction feature.
The standard Von Duprin mechanical or electrical 98/99/33/35 exit devices can not be converted to a CX98/99 or CX33/35 device. Von Duprin CX98/99 or CX33/35 has a different base p...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:If two pin REX connector cable is plugged into the Chexit module and Module REX LED is OFF, the RX switch is defective and needs to be repla...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:If Chexit device goes into alarm with fast flashing red LED after the rearm time, the RX switch may be out of adjustment or defective....
If the horn fail to operate in the CX device you need to replace the Chexit module. 040086 is the part number for devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven.050228 is the...
A Chexit device could arm when the door is open but door may not close to secure the door unless a Door Position Switch (DPS) is connected to the device then the device goes into alarm after rearm ...
The part number for "CX Wiring Assembly" also called "Ten Wire Connector" is 112018-00.
The NL key override will not open the door while Chexit rim or vertical rod device is in the arm mode.
113781 is the part number for Von Duprin 15 second CX sign.
The hole should be drilled in the field once the end cap is located on the door.  It is a 5/8" hole, that is located 5/16" from the end of the mechanism case. See installation instruction of t...
The Senior Swing operator has a 24VAC output , rated at 1.5 Amps.
The current (digital control box) activation input wiring harness (# 761464-00) is included in the Sr. Swing parts bag (-518), and has 4 wires in it, Black, White, Yellow, & Gray. This harness p...
To convert a 9530 to an 9540 you need to purchase the 9540-3077 REG push arm assembly. To convert a 9540 to an 9530 you need to purchase the 9530-3077 PLCM pull arm/track assembly.
The 8310-845 Timer/Sequencer is required to sequence two Senior Swing operators. The 8310-845 will need to be programmed to "Function 65" for the sequencing feature.
 EL devices are wired to the Senior Swing, using the P10 (761465) cable.  Connect the "GRAY" wire to the SC terminal on the 900-2RS card in the Von Duprin Power Supply and the "VIOLET" wire to the ...
The Senior Swing control box has a built in (programmable) relay output for connection to a Fail Safe/Fail Secure electric strike/maglock or to an EL Device power supply.
LCN does not does not have or supply any information for the old (obsolete) "High Energy" Dor-O-Matic Sliding doors, Bi-Fold doors or Astro Swing doors. You MUST be AAADM certified to work on, or g...
Senior Swing 9540 Regular, push side arm, part number is: 9540-3077, specify hand and finish. Senior Swing 9550 Regular, push side arm, part number is: 9550-3077, specify hand and finish. Senio...
The part number for the threaded rod "only" on the Senior Swing regular arm is 9540-82, 9550-82, or 9560-82 or -82L for the long rod option.The part number for the threaded rod, turn buckles, and m...
ElectroMechanical Automatic Operators are designed to automatically open when activated. The Benchmark Series are Medium Duty "Commercial" automatic operators, often used on of...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven: The Chexit device will use a 1 1/4" mortise cylinder with straight cam. Schlage cylinder 20-001-114 recommended. CAUTION: The length of t...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015:The CX device will need a 1 1/4" mortise cylinder with a straight cam per page 2 of the installation instructions. A 996L-M for a 1 3/4...
Locate closer and arm from the centerline of the swing clear hinge pin.
ST-1583 is used to template a 4040 or 4040XP closer mounted hinge side with swing clear hinges. 
ST1583
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.
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 ...
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...
Hand
SF arm, designed to allow free movement of the door without disengaging the holding mechanism
When installing the arm; the gearbox shaft  and door must be at the (+90°) full open position. The following step are used to install the Sr. Swing (REG) push arm. Install the header and door brac...
The 9542 is the single door operator that mounts on the "push side" of the opening with a REG arm. The 9531 is the single door operator that mounts on the "pull side" of the opening with a STD arm...
The 9542, 9553, 9563 surface mounted Senior Swing with a regular arm, mounted on the push side of the door, can handle a reveal from 1 1/8" up to 10". The 9542, 9553, 9563 surface mounted Senior S...
The companion cable can be ordered as a 9550-982 or a 2850-982, the same cable is used on both models.
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...
Here is an updated list of errors shown on keypad display of the Senior Swing control: Er04 - Voltage Monitor was high during Opening hardware check. Er05 - Master or slave CPU has oscillator ...
The 9550 Sr. Swing is for a simultaneous pair door opening. There is 1 control box with 2 gearboxes that opens both doors together. Uses the 9559-982 companion cable. The 9560 Sr. Swing is for an ...
How to Order: The Senior Swing header is ordered by the width of the door(s). The measurement from inside jamb to inside jamb of the frame. If the Senior Swing header is ordered the wrong length, ...
The minimum header lengths for a Senior Swing are: Concealed 2810 Series: 2811 single door (offset pivot or butt hinge) -- 33". 2811 single door with stop (center pivot) -- 36". 285...
Inadequate power or wrong gauge wire is used the inrush current demand by CX will overload and shutdown the power supply.  You must use the Von Duprin PS873 or newer PS914 supply.   Related soluti...
You can specify Chexit CX98/9927-LBR or CX98/9947-LBR exit devices.
This is not available as the CX has it's own RX switch to activate the alarm when it is in the arm mode.
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