reducing open force

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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...
The manual opening force on a 4630/4640 will be approximately 8.5 lbs to 14 lbs depending on the spring setting.
120V Models: The hold open force on the 2310ME / 4310ME / 4410ME closers is "NOT" adjustable. 24V Models: There is a trimpot adjustment on the circuit board that allows you to "REDUCE" the hold op...
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 5 pound force requirement is in reference to the maximum force to swing the door, not the maximum force allowed to unlatch the exit device.  Maximum allowed force to retract the Von D...
The manual opening force to required to open a Sr Swing operator is approximately 11-12 lbs.
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Issue/Symptom – upon receiving an activation input the Sr Swing gearbox opens only about 10 degrees and then returns to the close position.  Unit will never learn opening nor function pro...
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. ...
If a 4600 clicks, but won't open the door: Verify proper connection of all the control box connectors. Verify correct manual operation of door. Verify actuator connections and any strike/maglo...