Falcon MA break-away spindle

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The Von Duprin 6210 electric strike was designed for retrofit applications and will not work with the Falcon MA series lock when strike and lock body are mounted at standard locations (centerline o...
The Schlage Vandlgard option available on select L-Series (LV9000) and ND-Series is ideal for areas subject to abuse or anywhere vandalism is likely to be present, such as schools, universitie...
Vandlgard is specified by "LV" for mortise locks.Vandlgard is specified by ND9x functions for ND cylindrical locks.
The Schlage SL1 ligature resistant lever is designed to break-away between 100 and 200 inch-pounds.  The lever will rotate at this point but not allow access.
Here are some of the major differences between the M and MA-Series.  Lever mounting post holes -  Locations have changed on door template.  (12 and 6 o'clock for M lock, MA lock is approx 1 and...
The MA was launched 4/1/10 and replaced the Falcon M lock. Newer Marketing Bulletin added on 4/26/2010 (Some items not yet available!!)
The Schlage 09-509 rose style thumbturns will work but the spindle sits 90 degrees off from each other (Schlage is square, Falcon is diamond).  The result is the throw will end up 10 and 2 o'c...
The Falcon MA Series escutcheon is roughly 8.15" tall x 2.28" wide x 0.37" thick.
No parts are compatible between the Falcon MA-Series and the obsolete Falcon M-Series.
The B520-698 cam was designed for a Schlage IC mortise cylinder (see Figure 1) to operate a Falcon MA lock, all functions except the MA381.  There is no Schlage cylinder option ...
The Falcon MA-Series requires a different cam for keyed functions than its predecessor the Falcon M-Series.
 
 
The following templates are for the MA lock.  Use the matrix in each template for the specific function.  See here for Sectional trim . See here for Escutcheon trim. 
Schlage now offers modular style cams to operate the Falcon MA locks.  The following part numbers are cams for all MA locks (except the MA381): L583-638 for 1-1/8", 1-3/8", 1-5/8" length cylin...
Price Book 72A List Price $8.10
The MA lock does not have Vandlgard or a breakaway trim feature, however, the lever spindle on the MA lock will shear if too much force is applied in order to prevent internal lock damage and resis...