holding force for electric strike

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The 6000 series electric strikes 6100, 6200, 6300 models, require that there be no preload at all on the strike lip to function properly.
Von Duprin does not recommend using XP98/99 devices with any electric strike.   Von Duprin recommends using the standard 98/99 rim device.   
This application is not recommended as elelctric strikes have never been tested with XP98/99 exit device because it would defeat the XP device holding force purpose.  
This is not a recommended application as the electric strike does not have the same holding force as the XP98/99 rim exit device. Typically the XP device will withstand a higher force than electr...
The SEM series magnets have a holding force of approximately 35 lbs when installed according to LCN instructions.
The holding force on an SE/ME Series door closer is approximately 35 lbs. and they can be manually pulled out of hold open with approximately 35 lbs of force.