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A control key is required to install or remove an interchangeable core from a housing or lever. The control key is identified by having "CONTROL" stamped on the bow. How to install and remove an i...
The lever may be missing the slot feature for the core locking lug.  Verify slot is in place.
There are several ways to spot differences, see Figure 1, but the easiest is to look at the face of each core. The face of both cores looks like a "figure 8".  With small format, bo...
The B series accepts 6 or 7 pin small format cores when specifying with the "BD" cylinder suffix (less small format interchangeable core).  The tailpiece shown below is used for both...
Yes. Both Schlage and Falcon SFIC mortise housings will accept 6 and 7 pin cores with no additional parts.
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...
For ND locks shipping on or after January 30, 2017, the lever and core driver will need to be changed to convert from JD to BD.SFIC lever, 03-200SFIC driver and spacer, 09-774
For ND Locks shipping prior to January 30, 2017:The springcage(s), lever, and core driver will need to be changed.  Depending on the function the components below are required.Outside spring c...
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. 
It is not possible to key SFIC and standard cylinders including Schlage FSIC into the same system.  A keyway name may be shared between the two key fami...