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Steelcraft have tested different types of doors and frame assemblies using Zero International gasket seals for the various STC ratings. Tests are in accordance to ASTM...
Frames can be installed either KD (knock down) or welded to receive the STC rating.
Steelcraft borrowed light frames are not listed/tested. Check with the glass manufacture if they are listed and with what type of framing used.
Sound seals are required. Zero International Gasket Notes: Perimeter Seals – Zero #475 applies to the stop of the head and jambs. Door bottom – Zero #367, surface applied. Threshold ...
 Cam Lift Hinges are specially designed hinges used mainly on acoustical door assemblies. The Cam Lift Hinge lifts the door during its travel and seats the door bottom for a pos...
STC stands for Sound Transmission Class. An STC (Sound Transmission Class) is a single number rating system derived from measured values of sound transmission loss in accordance with ASTM E90 and...
SDI 114 is no longer published as an SDI performance standard. The new SDI standard for acoustical Performance is SDI 128-09 Steelcraft does offer products that have been tested in accordance wit...
An Astragal is an applied molding attached most commonly to the meeting edge of doors to: Protection against weather conditions Minimize the passage of light between the doors Retard the passa...
Sound Transmission Class; STC
The U-Factor, R-Value and K-Thermal Rating are measurements of thermal transmission through building products. U-Factor: Overall co-efficient of heat transmission passage through a built-up panel...
A low battery could cause the exit alarm ALK to chirp.  Replace the battery and if it is  still chirping, then replace the circuit board part number 101030-00.
Make sure the lock AA batteries are good. 4.8 VDC or higher.
When in its “Active state”, the mechanical key switch can prevent USB connection. Make sure the lock key cylinder and tailpiece are properly installed.
Make sure the mechanical triangles on the back of the outside escutcheon are aligned properly.  See the installation instructions at www.schlage.com/support Schlage Technical Support.&nbs...
If the Schlage Utility Software pops up a "E201 error", just ignore it, and tap "Device Options" or update your firmware. See 78451  
Make sure the HHD/SUS is set to USB communication by checking the small icon right of the "No Device Connected" message.  The symbol should be a USB symbol when working with USB enable product...