exterior panic door releas

RELATED FAQS

Question
Answer
Panic Hardware and Fire Exit Hardware are two different types of exit devices, and the proper selection is determined by code requirements. Panic Hardware is an exit device which is tested for u...
The most obvious difference (in the device) is the lack of mechanical dogging on a Fire Rated Device.  There are some internal parts that may be different and the method it is secured to the d...
Permits egress on in-swinging exterior doors in case of an emergency
The Von Duprin 9947 metal door device can be converted to the 9947WDC wood door device by purchasing conversion kit number 050134-XX. This conversion kit is only for the panic version only. Fire ...
The 5 pound force requirement is in reference to the maximum force to swing the door, not the maximum force allowed to unlatch the exit device.  Maximum allowed force to retract the Von D...
Yes, for Panic devices only by ordering the top rod kit part #050574, bottom rod kit part #050575, and screw pack #090061. Fire Rated devices can NOT be converted and would require a complete d...
Electrical hinges or a power transfer units are the most commonly used practices to run electric power to locks and/or strikes. Electric Hinges: Most electric hinges will fit into a standard 4 ...
The 571 strike is used on the in-active door leaf of a pair or on the 19-V door leaf when both doors are active per template.
996L trim is a standard Classroom Function lever set for the 98/99 panic devices.  The 996L-NL trim is a rigid lever for the 98/99 device where the key will retract the latch on the panic device bu...
The 4170 cover plate can be used to cover the 86 & 161 prepped doors.
Falcon SZ Series Door is the economy Steelcraft commercial grade door recommended light commercial applications when architectural specification are not needed. Options: The SZ-Series door is...
The Special Von Duprin 2' door device as of 02-07-14 is now shipped with UL Panic Hardware label or UL Fire Exit Hardware label.  The 2’ devices are most commonly used in 5...
Raceway availability: Optional factory installed raceways are available in doors but are not available in frames. Preparation Info: Steelcraft installs a flexible 1/2" ID steel conduit through the...
A 4110 with AVB (advance variable back check) would be recommended. Using a SCUSH (Spring Cush) arm will also help minimize shock to all door hardware.
The recommended application for the 9100 series Benchmark operator is low traffic exterior doors, or low/moderate traffic interior doors. The Benchmark series operator "is not" recommended for use ...
A Panic Bar that always allows egress from an area.
Panic devices are not design for exterior application. As with any mechanical device, exposure to the elements may affect the operation and life of the device and/or finish and may void&nbs...
Water and electricity do not mix.  Von Duprin electrified devices can NOT be used in an exterior environment.
We can build 33/3527A/F, 33/3547A/F, 98/9927/F, and 98/9947/F exit devices for 2 feet wide doors.
The use of Panic Hardware and/or Fire Exit Hardware is required by the International Building Code (IBC) and NFPA 101 – The Life Safety Code, depending on which code and which edition of the code i...