which cam do BEST mortise locks use?

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The Schlage L-Series uses a clover leaf cam with the exception of the L9060 outside cylinder which uses a straight cam. The cam part number will depend on the type of mortise cylinder, keyway (for ...
Schlage offers several Corbin Russwin competitor cams.  The left most column  in the image below describes what Corbin function the cam is used on and the additional columns show Modular,...
Click here for a list of available Schlage cams comparable to the Sargent 13-0660.
The Sargent cams listed below work for all applications except 16 inside and 50 outside.  The equivalent Sargent cam is the 13-0660. Use the B520-736 for modular cylinder lengths of 1 1/8",...
The Falcon MA-Series requires a different cam for keyed functions than its predecessor the Falcon M-Series.
 
 
Schlage offers a comparable cam to the Yale 2160 and it will operate any Yale lock that utilizes the Yale 2160 cam.     Schlage Cams for Yale 2160  Part Number  Description  B520-7...
Unless otherwise specified on an order, the cam supplied on Falcon mortise cylinders will be the following: Non-IC mortise cylinder is the 5622-STD. IC mortise cylinder is the 5622-IC. Related...
Cams for other applications may be specified with no additional charge, see pricebook.
The cams for modular cylinders are unique and are not compatible with any non-modular mortise cylinders, Schlage or any competitors.
The Von Duprin CD kit comes with the cover plate machined to accept the cylinder dogging mortise cylinder.1 1/4" mortise cylinder with an inverted straight cam is required for CD option on Von Dupr...