can fire pins replace bottom latches


Installation should be 6" from bottom of the door. See attached templates as reference.  T-5494 for HM Doors W-5494 for Wood Doors
050090 for bottom latch retrofit kit and 050091 for top latch retrofit kit.
LR is the regular/ standard latch and PL is Pullman/ES (Electric Strike) latch for the Von Duprin 8827 exit device.
 ES (electric strike) latch is only used with the 8827 less bottom rod on a non fire rated exit device with a 6111 electric strike.
Image-1 below shows an exploded view of a Full Size IC core with the bottom pin circled in red.  This pin controls the lug that locks the core into place when inserted into a lever or hou...