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Powder coat finishes are available as an engineering special. The latch bolt from the lockset will rub against the strike and wear off applied finishes.  This is why stainless steel only is re...
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CO-100 now allows the PIN code length to be changed manually.  Each CO100 has a label that indicates its firmware revision.  Firmware revision 2.5.0 or higher support these...
CO-100 PIN length can range from 3 digits to 6 digits with firmware version 2.5.0 and higher.
Procedure to change PIN length: 1. Press {programming code (default is 97531)} then {*}.2. Press {99} then {*}, to enter Special Function Length Menu.3. Press {4} then {*}, to enter Pin Length M...
CO-100 now has NEW lock status reporting capabilities. Battery status, firmware version, hardware version and PCB serial number. See instructions below for these status menus.
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 use of Panic Hardware and/or Fire Exit Hardware is required by the International Building Code (IBC) and NFPA 101 – The Life Safety Code, depending on which code and which edition of the code i...
Clear Opening Width for swinging doors is measured (with the door open 90 degree) from the face of door to stop soffit on strike jamb.          &nbs...
Panic Hardware and Fire Exit Hardware are two different types of exit devices, and the proper selection is determined by code requirements. Panic Hardware is an exit device which is tested for u...
The most obvious difference (in the device) is the lack of mechanical dogging on a Fire Rated Device.  There are some internal parts that may be different and the method it is secured to the d...