PANIC DEVICES ON NARROW DOORS

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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...
We can build 33/3527A/F, 33/3547A/F, 98/9927/F, and 98/9947/F exit devices for 2 feet wide doors.
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.
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...
Minimum door opening on double door with 98/9927 should be 25.5" and single door is 25.65".
The Minimum single door opening should be 26.32" and use the 299 or 499F strike.
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...
The 4170 cover plate can be used to cover the 86 & 161 prepped doors.
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...