installation for ept

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Yes, a filler plate can be used to cover an EPT prep as long as it is made from the same material as the frame. This information can also be found in NFPA 80 under Chapter 5 for Field Modifications.
Can a cam lift hinge have an EPT? No, it can't have an EPT.  The operation of the hinge can crimp any wires used for an EPT.
EPT can be used on following hinges: Degree of the opening Hinge type Door thickness 0-180 degree Up to 5" butt hinges 1 3/4" 0-180 degree Up to 3/4" offset pivots 1 3/4" 0-130 degree 5 1/2"...
See related solution: Can an EPT be used with Cam Lift Hinges?
EPT installation guidelines are as follows: Recommended location is 6" below top hinge per template Steelcraft will locate the power transfer prep at the Von Duprin re...
Verify the door thickness is 1 5/8" or greater per the pricebook.  Thin doors will force the clip off the housing.  If door thickness is correct then replace the product as needed. ...