cycle testing for exit devices

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ANSI grade one cycle test is 500,000, grade two is 250,000 and grade three is 100,000.
No, the 33A is not compatible with the AD and  CO 993  chassis units. The  33A can only be driven in a clockwise direction. This would restrict it to right hand installs only.
 We do not do testing on other manufacturer's trims to work with Von Duprin exit devices.  You will need to contact Kaba Ilco.
The Von Duprin PS914-2RS retracts the EL or QEL device approximately 200 times with five second hold time after each pull.
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...
Falcon 25 series is a ANSI/BHMA A156.3 Standard for Grade 1 device.
Falcon F-25 series is the UL Rated Fire Exit Hardware device is a ANSI/BHMA A156.3 Standard for Grade 1 device.
A copy of the BHMA Directory Listing can be viewed in the online Certified Directory on the BHMA web site. BHMA
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:If two pin REX connector cable is plugged into the Chexit module and Module REX LED is OFF, the RX switch is defective and needs to be repla...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:If Chexit device goes into alarm with fast flashing red LED after the rearm time, the RX switch may be out of adjustment or defective....