holding force for electric strike

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Von Duprin does not recommend using XP98/99 devices with any electric strike.   Von Duprin recommends using the standard 98/99 rim device.   
This application is not recommended as elelctric strikes have never been tested with XP98/99 exit device because it would defeat the XP device holding force purpose.  
This is not a recommended application as the electric strike does not have the same holding force as the XP98/99 rim exit device. Typically the XP device will withstand a higher force than electr...
The SEM series magnets have a holding force of approximately 35 lbs when installed according to LCN instructions.
The holding force on an SE/ME Series door closer is approximately 35 lbs. and they can be manually pulled out of hold open with approximately 35 lbs of force.