SENIOR SWING LESS HOLD OPEN SWITCH

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The 4600 hold open switch (for the new 1-24 single terminal strip I/O board) wires into terminals 2 and 6 or 4 and 6.
The 8310-806K/R is used when a remote OFF/AUTO/HOLD OPEN is required and is normally used with a 4630/4640 CS (concealed switch) unit.
For wiring diagram see here.
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...
There is a total of 4 red buttons on the front of the Senior Swing control box. To turn on the display, press and hold any 2 of the 4 red buttons at the same time for approximately 3-5 seconds. Y...
To convert a 9530 to an 9540 you need to purchase the 9540-3077 REG push arm assembly. To convert a 9540 to an 9530 you need to purchase the 9530-3077 PLCM pull arm/track assembly.
For Allegion's recommendation see here.
Push Side Surface Mount Senior Swing can be used with swing clear hinges, standard templating. Pull Side Surface Mount Senior Swing cannot be used, the pull arm will hit the back of door at approxi...
The 4040 regular and hold open arms are different. You would have to get a different arm to convert from regular arm to a hold open function. 4040-3077 for a regular arm. 4040-3077L for a long ...
The 9542, 9553, 9563 surface mounted Senior Swing with a regular arm, mounted on the push side of the door, can handle a reveal from 1 1/8" up to 10". The 9542, 9553, 9563 surface mounted Senior S...
"PUSH SIDE" application:    Minimum 52" wide pair,  with neither door being less than 21" wide.   "PULL SIDE" application - For Product Shipped...
The minimum header lengths for a Senior Swing are: Concealed 2810 Series: 2811 single door (offset pivot or butt hinge) -- 33". 2811 single door with stop (center pivot...
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...
If you have an old digital 4630 or 4640 operator with an I/O Board assembly that has two terminal strips, one with terminals 1-12, and the other that has 13-24 and you are in need of replacing the ...
The newer "programmable" RF transmitters/receivers will not work with the older "dip switch" transmitters/receivers. The frequency and coding are different.
The top rod is adjusted too short, so when pushpad is pressed it is not operating the top latch enough to get into the hold down position. The top rod would need to be lengthened by turning the lat...
The Senior Swing has an optional (plug in) Off/Auto/Hold Open switch available. The 8310-806R (rocker switch), or 8310-806K (key switch). CANNOT use switch by others, requires a special (center - n...
The ES Filter started to ship with these units (Senior Swing/Benchmark) on 4/22/2013.  The ES Filter kit will help eliminate line noise from an Electric Strike if used.  See here fo...
On the Senior Swing, if you have line noise from a strike the unit could go into an Error Code on the Control Box (Er13) and will not operate.  Adding the ES Filter, which is a diode, will eli...
On the Benchmark, if there is line noise from a strike then the unit will lose it's hold open time.  Adding the ES Filter, which is a diode, will resolve this issue and the unit will hold it's...
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. ...
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...
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...
First, turn off the power to the Senior Swing. If the door closes, check controller for a constant activation signal from an activation device. If door continues to hang up and will not close...
The Senior Swing operator is designed to power open the door to 90°. The built in dead stop (in the gearbox) prevents it from opening any further. If the Senior Swing operator is opening to far (pa...