el device solenoid not holding

RELATED FAQS

Question
Answer
If mechanism cover plate causes the EL solenoid to drop when slid over the solenoid, the solenoid plunger requires adjustment.  You must lengthen the rod by turning the hex nut in front of the plun...
To keep the Von Duprin electric latch retraction EL or QELA exit device dogged (retracted) all day, have your access control, Key pad, key switch, fire alarm contact or any other signals ...
The EL94/95 Inpact solenoid is different than the EL33A/35A/98/99 solenoid. The part for the Inpact solenoid is 113189.  
As of 1/16/2013, the 113189-00 EL INPACT SOLENOID/PLUNGER ASSY is no longer available.
The solenoids are different.  The current standard EL solenoid and mounting bracket is a one piece unit. The bracket is crimped into the front of the solenoid. This solenoid and plunger has no mech...
The threaded bushing on the solenoid plunger requires 8-9 threads showing to operate correctly.
It can but the solenoid will need to be purchased through New England Door Closer as the factory discontinued the old ELR solenoid (part #650092-000) in June 2010.