QEL PULLS AND RELEASE

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(For best viewing, use Chrome or Firefox browser.)ALLEGION EL SOLENOID ELECTRIC LATCH RETRACTION TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE IF DEVICE LATCH IS NOT RETRACTING PROPERLY WHEN POWERED, FOLLOW THESE STEPS I...
The following could cause the QEL device to retract and release repeatedly: If this is a vertical rod type device, the vertical rods could be adjusted too short. Check rods for dead locking, ...
Following could cause the EL device to pull and drop repeatedly.  Short to ground  on EL wiring.  Incorrect wire gauge used.  For wire run and gauge requirements, click HERE  Wrong power suppl...
If your Von Duprin EL (solenoid) device pulls and releases quickly instead of holding the latch retracted, please check all of the items below.In most cases, one or more of these solutions will r...
Applies only to Von Duprin QEL exit devices shipped after December 11th, 2014.1.0 amp inrush and a 0.14 amp holding current.
  Pushing on the push  bar or activating the EL/QEL or the trim on Von Duprin XP98/99 exit device does not retract the latch, it releases the latch only. Door must be pushed or pulled when device o...