INSTALLING EXIT DEVICE ON EXTERIOR DOOR

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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 have several blank trims listed in the price book to cover existing trim prep in door.  DEVICE EO TRIM   22  230EO  88  880EO   98/99  990EO or 996EO*  33A/35A Rim, 33/3...
Installation should be 6" from bottom of the door. See attached templates as reference.  T-5494 for HM Doors W-5494 for Wood Doors
The top rod is required for proper operation.  The top latch controls both the top & bottom rods and without the top latch/rod the bottom latch would release when pushpad or trim was used but then ...
SLM - special laminated material - blocking is put into the wood doors so there is material to mount the exit device using wood screws.
55 and 88 are both crossbar exit devices.  55 Series is used on narrow stile applications, 88 is for wider stile applications. See attached tables for 55 and 88 series minimum stile requirement...