LCN Force gauge

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LCN recommends an 18 AWG (minimum) wire size (gauge) to the 8310 Series hardwired actuators.
How to:  What are the steps to adjust a door closer?Facts: All LCN and FALCON door closers will have 3 regulating valves and a spring adjustment.  All closers with a "Delay" feature ...
Any LCN Closer that ends in the number 1, will meet ADA 5 lbs opening forces.
The size 6 handed closers will have the most (strongest) closing force. The 4016 (pull side), the 4026 (top jamb push side) or the 4116  (push side parallel arm)  have the highest closing force.
The original 4B battery holder used with the AD and CO Series products is updated to improve performance.  The issues addressed include: -       Improved spring ...
The SEM series magnets have a holding force of approximately 35 lbs when installed according to LCN instructions.
Gage: Prior to 1970, sheet steel thickness was referred to by the term "gage". ASTM and ANSI currently do not list gage numbers in their standards. Like many generic terms, gage (or gauge) is ingra...
The term "gage" and Gauge" are used interchangeably.
The EPT2 has (2) 18 gauge wires and the EPT10 has (10) 24 gauge wires.  Even though they are 18 gauge or 24 gauge wires they are special high stress, high flex, & high current wires specifically u...