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The thumbturn will work but the spindles sit 90 degrees off from each other (Schlage is square, Falcon is diamond).  The result is the throw will end up 10 and 2 o'clock instead of 12 and 3. 
The B520-698 cam was designed for a Schlage IC mortise cylinder (see Figure 1) to operate a Falcon MA lock, all functions except the MA381.  There is no Schlage cylinder option ...
The old D-Series Lever used a standard lever insert similar to the pre-2002 AL-Series standard lever insert.  The old D Lever insert was smaller than the AL and the two were not comp...
See Falcon MA lever assembly below: The spring mechanism (E) returns the lever to horizontal.  The parts are not sold separate, so if the lever sags, the entire lever assembly shoul...
Lever assemblies part numbers are found in the Pricebook.  Note they are handed.
Schlage and Falcon use the P cylinder suffix to designate conventional key-in-lever (KIL) 6 pin cylinder.  The D means that the lock will have a deadlatch.
Schlage now offers modular style cams to operate the Falcon MA locks.  The following part numbers are cams for all MA locks (except the MA381): L583-638 for 1-1/8", 1-3/8", 1-5/8" length cylin...
Price Book 72A List Price $8.10
Part numbers for Schlage and Falcon cylinders for Von Duprin devices are listed below. (KIL = Key In Lock) SCHLAGE   Mortise Rim KIL ...
FALCON   Mortise Rim KIL Conventional 986 x #4 cam 951 A23165-02 Small Format Housing C987...
If unclear whether mortise, rim, or key-in-lever is needed, reference links below to determine what cylinder type is needed.  In order to determine cylinder type needed,  you must first k...
The maximum reveal for an 8200 Falcon Operator is: 8230 (pull side) -- 1/8" 8240 (push side) -- 6"  The Benchmark long rod and shoe (9140-79LR) can be use with the Falcon 8242 for reveal from ...
A Von Duprin 6111, 6112, or 6113 electric strike will work with a 1790 device.  The 6300 will not work.
The Falcon C987 cylinder can be ordered with the #27 cam as it has a similar profile to the Schlage B520-731 cam for trims after 2/28/2011.