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It would be unnecessary to use the CNS/Cush arm and the Glynn Johnson overhead devices in the same application, both mechanisms stop the door.
The LCN closer fluid "Liquid X" will perform without variation between:  -30° F to +120° F - for manual closers.  +35° F to +120° F - for electrical closers and automatic operators. At around ...
Neither Dor-O-Matic or LCN manufacturers a floor closer. 
All LCN closers have UL listings, and are Fire Rated for up to 3 hours.
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 hold open position on a "REG" or "EDA"  hold open arm is set with the door to a few degrees shy of the desired hold open point. To properly set, open the door 5° less then the desired hold open...
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...
EDA ARM - The EDA arm is a heavy duty parallel arm mount.  The degree of door opening is determined by the template used for mounting. EDA arm closers can only be mounted as a Push Side parallel ar...
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 correct method (process) for setting the hold open is: The 4010 hold open arms are handed, verify correct hand arm. (R or L stamped on main arm) Loosen the hold open nut. Opened the door ...
Finish is not specifically stated as being covered under warranty as it is covered under defects in material and workmanship.  EXCEPTION: There is no finish warranty for Falcon products. ...
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A cam-action closer has not been made available by LCN or Falcon so we have to continue to use our track style closers from an aesthetics point of view, or a standard 4000 series closer if it is an...
Product shipped on or after Feb. 8th, 2016 The "3034" and "3034H" are internal part designation that LCN uses to specify regular (3034) and hold open (3034H) roll...
On Feb 8th, 2016 - LCN launched the redesign of the Hold open clip which changed multiple components of our Track style closers, including the roller, track, hold open clip, and bumper. 
The standard screw pack for an LCN closer is the SRT (Self Reaming and Tapping) screw. Thru bolts are an option, but must be specified on the order. There is no charge for them, but they do need to...
The size 6 handed closers will have the most (strongest) closing force. The 4016 (pull side), the 4026 (top jamb push side) or the 4116  (push side parallel arm)  have the highest closing force.
The 1040 and 1050 are obsolete closers made in the 50's, 60's, and 70's. The 1260 or 1460 will work as replacements, but they are not direct replacement.
Closers mounted according to LCN installation instructions require no periodic maintenance or seasonal adjustments.  Monthly, quarterly, and annual visual inspections are recommended for Fire/...
The 1260 closer body has the same footprint (9-1/16" x 3/4") and it mounts in the same location as the 1070 body, but the arm will have to be moved slightly to match the 1260 templating.
 The P1070 was replaced with the 1261 Rw/PA.
The determination was made that Lead Lined covers are no longer needed for the LCN product line, see below Marketing/EHS document. Lead Lined cover discontinuation letter
The 1521 is simply a re-numbered 4031 closer. They are the same unit.
A 1460 Pull Side can be mounted standard template for 180°, frame and trim permitting.
A 4030 Pull Side can be mounted standard template for 180°, frame and trim permitting. 
A 1260 Pull Side can be mounted standard template for 180°, frame and trim permitting.
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...
A designer series metal cover is an option with the 1460 series closer, the part number is, 1460-72DS1.
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 4040SE is non handed and can be mounted on the push or pull side of the door.
The 4040/4041 closers have been replaced with the 4040XP closer. The 4040XP cylinder replaces all the older versions. There are 2 cylinder "only" option's for the 4040XP series. The 4040XP-3071(...
Standard templating will allow a 4110 closer to be mounted on 24" wide door.
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...
The old 4030/4130 closers and arms are obsolete, there is nothing to replace them. No arm from other closers will fit  There is no closer that can replace the old 4030 series closer with the exa...
Make sure that the hold open nut is not on upside down.  The orientation of the hold open nut depends on the mounting. On a Top Jamb "Push Side" mount, the hold open nut would poi...
The 1260, 1460, and 4030 regular arm closers on the pullside will allow 180° door opening and can be held open at 180°, frame and trim permitting.
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...
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...
The 330 closer and parts were discontinued in early 2009. LCN does not have any parts available for the 330 series closer. The LCN 3030 Series would be the comparable closer replacement to the...
Special Rust Inhibitor (SRI) - is a pretreatment that is applied to the metal components prior to the addition of the LCN powder coat finish, standard or custom. ...
The 4330 / 4430 is an obsolete ME closer replaced by the 4310ME or 4410ME Series.
Any LCN Closer that ends in the number 1, will meet ADA 5 lbs opening forces.
The 1460 Regular Arm part numbers are: Regular Arm -- 1460-3077 or 1460-3077L for long arm (must specify finish). Regular Arm with PA -- 1460-3077PA (must specify finish). Regular Hold Open Ar...
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.
For LCN Cast Iron Closers it is (1 3/4") wide, (1 1/2") tall and (1 1/2") deepFor LCN Alum body Closers it is (2") wide, (1 1/2") tall and (1 1/2") deepSee HERE The center to center hole ...
Material used in producing LCN's competitively priced door closers
You can contact Allegion Customer Service (Sales Support) or Technical Support (Product Support) by phone or by email. To contact by phone: call 877.67...
NOTE: You can also reach your local sales office by dialing 877-671-7011 and selecting option #3 from the main menu. You will be directed to your sales office based on the area code ...
This can only be done with universal, non-handed closers:  1250, 1260, 1450, 1460, 4030, 4040XP, and 4050.You would need an xxxx-62PA shoe to adapt from regular arm to parallel arm mount&...
The old 4030 series was: Handed Mounted regular arm hinge side. Had sized springs, were not adjustable. The 4033 is an obsolete closer.  If required, handing can be verified by looking at ...
Regular LCN closers have "3" regulating valves for General Speed, Latch Speed, and Backcheck. If the LCN closer has "4" regulating valves, then the closer has the Delayed Action feature. De...
STANDARD ROD AND SHOE: 4020, 4031, 1460, 1520, 1370, 1070, 1260, 4640, 4820 is: 8 3/8” LONG ROD AND SHOE: 4020: 4031, 1460, 1520, 1370, 1070, 1260, 4640, 4820 is: 12 3/8” STANDARD ROD AND SHOE: ...
There are a few things that can cause a closer to slam. The closer could be adjusted incorrectly. Turn all regulating screws clockwise until they stop. Then open each valve 1 and 1/2 turns. If t...
How to:  What are the steps to adjust a door closer?Facts: All LCN and FALCON door closers will have 3 regulating valves and a spring adjustment.  All closers with a "Delay" feature ...
The fluid in an LCN closer must not be refilled in the field. See attached Warranty and Repair Communication 
The maximum recommended door weight for LCN closers is 225 lbs.
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...
The LCN 6030 is a Double Acting (or dual action) closer. Requires a "Cased Open Frame" - that means no stops formed in the frame.
Because of the new extended LCN warranties and the desire to be consistent across the entire Allegion premium brands, LCN will be moving away from offering an out-of-warranty repair service beginni...
LCN does not offer any products for sliding doors.
The Falcon SC71 is an exact replacement for the Norton 7500. The LCN 1460 or 4040 Series closers could be used, the mounting hole pattern is different.
The 4000T Series closers have a maximum opening of 90°.
The SED/MED series closers where discontinued in 2000. The SE or ME series from LCN can be used as replacements to provide a hold open feature, but will not have the smoke detectors ...
The regulation valves are designed to adjust the flow the hydraulic fluid in the closer which regulates the door closing speed through various phases of the closing cycle. The regulation valves h...
LCN does not recommend this type of installation, and has never sold a coupler to do this.
The "320G" is the # on a UL sticker attached to the arm of most LCN door closers, and is not a door closer model number.  The "320G" means that the arm is not a mechanical hold open device and OK t...
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. 
When placing an order for a 4041/4040XP Rw/PA with hold open, it would be ordered as a 4041 /4040XP Hw/PA. For an existing Rw/PA requiring the addition of a hold open function, a hold open arm woul...
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.
14" door leaf is the narrowest with standard template.
If the closer arm is touching the door, it is because the arm or the closer body is not templated correctly. Confirm dimensions are taken from the proper location and make corrections if needed. 
Yes, as long as you stay with the like style arm.  Example: replace an RW/PA with HW/PA, replace an EDA with HEDA, or replace a CUSH with HCUSH.
Try the steps below to improve the hold open adjustment. Remove hold open nut  Apply a couple drops of blue loctite to the threads. Re-assemble, and reset hold open. Let loctite set up overn...
4040XP Series (4040 DEL) is a universal closer. *(see note) Non Handed closer. Can be mounted on a RH or LH door. 4041XP - Adjustable size 1 to 6. Can mount push side or pull side of the doo...
The 2010 and 2030 closer are not the same. The 2010 Series closer uses the (larger) 4010 cylinder which requires a 4" minimum frame tube to mount in. The 2030 uses the (narrow) "Pacer" cylinder...
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. ...
First you need to determine if the closer is handed.  A handed door closer will only have a single shaft on one side of the closer for the arm to attach to. If the closer is handed...
The 4010 door closer is handed and they are not field reversible.
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 part number is: 1461-3071 for the door closer cylinder body.
 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...
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...
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...
If a door is being held open by the LCN SEM 7800/1900 magnet or any ME/SE Series Sentronic LCN closer, you can remotely release that door to close by ordering the following parts and wiring per ST ...
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...
Locate closer and arm from the centerline of the swing clear hinge pin.
The 40401/4040XP closer with optional EDA arm has to be mounted parallel arm on the push side of the door.
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...
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...
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...
A 4600 (4630/4640) not opening to a full 90 degrees could be caused by a couple things: The Opening Force could be set too low. Try increasing the opening force adjustment on the controller a 1/...
The LCN closers are not designed nor intended to be exterior mounted in the elements.
LCN started putting on the green dials for the spring adjustment on the 4041's in 2001.
The 4040XP, 1260/1261, 1460/1461, 4030/4031 closers have the tri-pack mounting option when ordered with an Rw/PA or Hw/PA designation.
Please contact the Allegion Product Support Team on all questions or inquiries pertaining to hardware finishes warranties. Please send an e-mail to the applicable Product Support team:Closers_TechP...
AutoCAD drawings are proprietary and are not available for distribution.  One option are BIM objects which are available.Allegion now has BIM objects available for the LCN®, Schlage®, Ste...
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...
The current Powder Coat finishes are: Aluminum (BHMA 689) Dark Bronze (BHMA 695) Brass (BHMA 696) Light Bronze (BHMA 691) Statuary Bronze (BHMA 690) Black (BHMA 693)For list of standar...
Tan Powder Coat can be ordered but only available as a special finish with a metal cover.
White Powder Coat can be ordered as a special RAL finish with a metal cover.
For custom powder coat (LCN RAL customer powder coat colors) guide/chart please see here.
The date is a 4 digit #. The first 2 numbers indicate the week it was made, and the last 2 numbers indicate what year it was made. On most surface mounted closers, the model #,  date code, ...
The LCN "Traditional" series closer line was discontinued in 1980.  
The EDA (Extra Duty Arm) is the standard arm for the 4110.
The Falcon SC60, SC70, and SC80 series closers all use the same arm options. The SC91 series uses a different arm from the rest.
Maximum reveal for a 4041 regular arm is 2-9/16". The reveal for a 4041 long arm is from 2-9/16" to 4-13/16". The reveal for a 4041 extra long arm (ELR) is from 4-13/16" to 8". ST-2523 is a sp...
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 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. 
The 4110 EDA/HEDA can be templated for 100°, 140°, and 180° hold open. The hold open adjustment can be set to hold the door at any position (degree) up to the maximum door opening angle. For "Wi...
The date stamp on a 4041/4040XP is on the packing nut.  The date will be the week of the year and then the year. EXAMPLE: 10 05 would be week 10 of 2005.  For example see...
Steelcraft offers two optional types of reinforcements for open section header to be installed in distributor shop or in the field: Full profile sleeve; is a 14 gauge, 16" long part to fit the p...
ST Number Product 1 Product 2 Description ST-2776 4040XP Rw/62A Overhead stop 81, 90, 100, 410, 450 series The standard P...
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 standard 1460 EDA arm is not long enough to allow the door to open 180°.
The 3130 Series closer is UL listed- Fire Rated (UL-10C) for up to 3 Hr.The Door and Frame Manufacturer needs to be contacted to verify their Door/Frame rating would not be compromised wh...
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...
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.
Use the PS902-2RS power supply with LCN auto operator on single door, PS904-2RS power supply on double door and PS904/906-2RS-2RS for 2 pair of QELA is required for basic operation with a...
The programming processes for Allegion devices can be both product and features specific.  Some products programming processes are electronic in nature, others are physical in nature. &nbs...
The measurements from center line to centerline of the mounting holes are 2-3/8"  x  6-3/4".
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.
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...
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°
The 4011 can only mount on the Pull Side of the door and the 4111 can only mount on the Push Side of the door. Differences - The 4011 and the 4111 cylinders are different and the pinion shafts are...
The 4040(XP) door closer can be used as a temporary replacement in a 4630/4640 operator to provide manual control of the door while the 4630/4640 closer cylinder is being repaired or a replacement ...
To correctly answer this question, we need to know how much more force is required to get the door closed. They could try turning the Rod & Shoe over (short side of shoe towards the hinge), or they...
The minimum top rail required to mount a 4110 closer is 5-1/8" measured from the stop of the frame. If the top rail is less than 5-1/8" the 4110-18 drop plate is required.
For safety tips when working with Door Closers see here.
615R is not a door closer model number. It is a UL number for the Falcon SC Series closers.
Yes, the Falcon SC Series closers have a UL listing.
For a door closer that tries to open the door instead of closing it:The closer body could be mounted backwards on the door - check instructions for proper closer orientation.It could be the wrong h...
A 4010 is the series of door closer, a 4011 is the adjustable spring inside the closer.
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...
A 4110 with AVB (advance variable back check) would be recommended. Using a SCUSH (Spring Cush) arm will also help minimize shock to all door hardware.
When templated for 140° the 4010 will fit on a 16-1/2" door leaf MINIMUM.
The 4011 and 4021 use the same closer body but other components are different. The 4011 mounts "pull" side. When ordered as a 4011, it comes with a 6-3/8" rod and shoe, pull side instruction...
The 4010, 4020, 4110, and 4040/4040XP are heavy duty closers.
The dead stop post would need to be removed and the 4040/4040XP EDA mounting template for 180° would be followed.
The 4040SE uses the regular arm for any Push Side mounting (minimum 28" door width). ST-2788 (a special arm and track) can be used to mount a 4040SE on the Push Side of a smaller (narrow) door. Sm...
 Pneumatic Automatic Operators are used in areas where electrically operated devices are not convenient or permitted.  Consists of a modified, heavy-duty door closer for manual oper...
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 ...
If the door hits the frame (or rubs on the rabbet of the head or jamb) the frame is out of square and improperly installed. Door edge rubbing on the rabbet - shimming the hinges may resolve the...
The 4040XP closer can be hard to open if the Spring Adjustment is set to strong. Try reducing the spring power by turning it down on closer (counter-clockwise).
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 only spring size available is a size 4 (2314ME, 4314ME, 4414ME) which has a stronger spring to help insure that the door will close in a fire situation.
The HSA is an electrically controlled closer/holder designed to provide easy passage for groups of pedestrians through high traffic doors. - In 2006, we changed the Scanner in all HSA units to a s...