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The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) have developed durability, strength and performance standards for every type of door hardware...
Falcon 25 series is a ANSI/BHMA A156.3 Standard for Grade 1 device.
Falcon F-25 series is the UL Rated Fire Exit Hardware device is a ANSI/BHMA A156.3 Standard for Grade 1 device.
A copy of the BHMA Directory Listing can be viewed in the online Certified Directory on the BHMA web site. BHMA
The S200 as of January 1st 2011 is no longer a BHMA grade 2 lock.  We are continually improving our products to meet our customers expectations as such the CS200 product line will be replacing...
The Schlage ND Series listing is: ANSI/ BHMA A156.2-2003 Grade 1
Cylindrical Locks: a bored lockset whose latch or bolt locking mechanism is contained in the portion installed through the cross-bore Medium, high to extra heavy duty Commercial, multi-family a...
ANSI grade one cycle test is 500,000, grade two is 250,000 and grade three is 100,000.
Mortise Locks: a lockset where the case is designed to fit in a mortise in the edge of a door Medium, high to extra heavy duty Commercial, multi-family and institutional applications Pros - ...