hotel cylinder handing

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Standard and Full Size I/C mortise cylinders on the L9485 and L9486, Hotel or Restroom Locks, use the concept of a ward ring to lock out all change keys once the deadbolt is thrown. Instead of a fu...
HANDINGA stop ring is installed on the right side for right hand operation and on the left side for left hand operation.  Right hand shown below.
The ND85/AL85/A85 hotel lock is only available in a conventional Key-in-Lever cylinder.  Interchangeable core and Primus are not available with this function. 
A Primus Hotel cylinder (as well as an IC hotel cylinder) is not possible because there isn't enough room inside the cylinder for all of the required components. 
L9485:  Latchbolt retracted by key outside or by knob/lever inside. Outside knob/lever always fixed. Deadbolt thrown or retracted by inside thumbturn.  When deadbolt is thrown, all keys become ino...
Indicator not extended Indicator extended
The indicator on a cylindrical hotel lock is a small pin that projects outward from the face of the cylinder plug (Figure 1) when the inside push button is depressed.  When this pin is ...
Putting a standard non-hotel cylinder in a L9485 or L9486 will change the operation of the lock to the L9480, storeroom lock with deadbolt.
The following document contains information on Falcon (Non I/C) Hotel Cylinders, including part numbers, key requirements and operation.   Falcon Hotel Cylinders.