can less bottom rod be used on rated doors

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Installation should be 6" from bottom of the door. See attached templates as reference.  T-5494 for HM Doors W-5494 for Wood Doors
This is available. If this is a fire rated opening you must use the Auxiliary Fire Latch Kit to maintain your Fire Rating.  If not fire rated simply omit the bottom rod but be aware that your...
The Von Duprin 1609 cannot be used on a pair of fire rated doors. We recommend using the Von Duprin fire rated mortise exit device in lieu of the rim device such as the Von Duprin 5575-F,...
The Von Duprin 5547/WDC/F has never been tested with less bottom rod through UL and is only sold with both top and bottom rods.  You may choose not to install the bottom rod on non fire rated devic...
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.
Hardware falling off a door is caused by one or all of the following issues: Field abuse Improper internal reinforcements in the door Improper field preparation The top or bottom rod case can...
No actual templates exist for this hardware. This hardware is currently only available for use on the Steelcraft Paladin series door and frame assembly and is sold as a complete package with the lo...
The 6111 electric strike can be used only on non rated openings less bottom rod with pullman top latch (use ES prefix when ordering device). Device back set will change to match the centerline of t...
Not for use in fire rated openings.