what is an RX switch

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Here is detailed information on why the Von Duprin RX-LC Swtich is required by the AD300 and AD400 993 units.   A low current switch is needed because … -     &nb...
RX switch is request exit and LX switch is latch bolt monitor switch. They do not required a power supply directly. The electrified hardware that RX or LX switch conne...
The RX switch is required to activate the ALK. The RX switch monitors the pushbar and will signal the ALK to go into alarm when the pushbar is depressed. The RX switch also allows free in...
ALK kit comes with standard RX switch. It can be ordered without the RX switch or with LX switch as an option.
The RX monitors the push bar while the LX monitors the latch bolt of the exit device. A SS device has an LX and a key cylinder switch plus an emergency push bar signage.
The Von Duprin RX996L trim was released to standard order entry in May 2010. The Von Duprin 996L and 996L-BE trims can be ordered with RX switch. The 996L-NL and 996L-DT trims can not have the...
Supply wires - 24AWGRX wires - 20AWGLX wires - 20 AWG
L283-263 and L283-239 are obsolete part numbers that were used to specify "request to exit" on the L9000 and LV9000 locks. To specify RX on L9000 locks after January 2, 2017, specify the lette...
Von duprin will supply the 996L and 996L-BE trims with RX switch. Von Duprin will not supply the 996L-NL and 996L-DT trims with RX switch because the switch monitors the lever movement and the leve...
Falcon began offering an RX switch with its electrified functions beginning January 17th 2012.  To specify, add "RX" to the end of the part number. Example:  Storeroom Function...
The MA RX features a single switch within the chassis that will monitor both the inside and outside knob/lever.  The switch is only available as Normally Open (NO).
For Chexit devices with solenoid driven shipped from the factory prior to 8-24-2015, the RX switch is ordered as a "Special CX RX Switch".  It may only be installed or adjusted ...
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:If two pin REX connector cable is plugged into the Chexit module and Module REX LED is OFF, the RX switch is defective and needs to be repla...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:If Chexit device goes into alarm with fast flashing red LED after the rearm time, the RX switch may be out of adjustment or defective....
RX wiring on all L9000 locks with RX switch manufactured after January 2, 2017:The L-Series switched to a handed modular three-wire request to exit (RX) switch. This change was originally completed...
Specific to the RX switch installed into the L9080EL/EU and L9082EL/EU and L9000 mechanical locks prior to January 2, 2017:ALL PART NUMBERS BELOW DISCONTINUEDThe L-Series switched to a three-wire r...
The RX switch is activated at approximately 18 degrees of lever rotation. 
If the RX switch is in the device itself yes. You can not however have both the "E" and "RX" options in the same 996L trim as both the solenoid & switch are mounted in the same place in the trim.