convert schlage mortise lock functions

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To convert a Schlage mortise L9080 function to a L9070 function purchase and replace the following:   L283-133, L9070 lock case  L283-040, spring cage (for outside lever)
In order to change functions between an L9050 and an L9056 a new lock body would be needed.  The lock body part number for an L9050 is L283-133.The lock body part number for an L9056 is L283-1...
The MA lock does not have Vandlgard or a breakaway trim feature, however, the lever spindle on the MA lock will shear if too much force is applied in order to prevent internal lock damage and resis...
L9080 is a mortise Storeroom Lock Latchbolt retracted by key outside or by knob/lever inside. Outside knob/lever is always inoperative. Auxiliary latch deadlocks latchbolt when door is clo...
MA581 is a Storeroom function mortise lock.
MA581 operation: Latchbolt operated by key from outside or by operating inside knob/lever. Outside knob/lever is always inoperative. Auxiliary latch deadlocks latchbolt when door is locked.
To convert the Von Duprin 9975NL(Night Latch or Storeroom) to 9975L (Classroom) exit function follow these steps (Note: the mortise lock is shipped as Night Latch from the factory): Turn the NL ...
To convert the Von Duprin 9975L to 9975NL exit function follow these steps (Note: the mortise lock is shipped as Night Latch from the factory): Turn the NL screw on 7500 mortise lock counter clo...
The following steps are required to convert the Von Duprin 98/9975L from classroom to night latch function: Order new 996L-NL-M trim and reset NL drive screw in mortise lockbody as set from...
The Von Duprin 7500 mortise lock body ships in the NL mode.  Either the function of 7500 lock body has not been changed to the Classroom function or the NL Drive screw is not all the way down. Step...
  Tips for changing the function: The NL Drive screw will not be visible when lock body is set to Classroom function There is locktite on the screw that makes it seem like its turned down enou...
See Step 3 of the mortise lock reversing instructions(D-4010) which shows function conversions and what part(s) are needed if any are needed.
Conversion kits are available to convert many popular functions.Conversion kits manufactured on or after January 30, 2017 will have the new enhanced ND spring cage, lever, plunger and buttonCo...
For all available ND Series Conversion Kit part numbers, click here.