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If an Size 1 (ADA) closer is set to 5 lbs. opening force, it will only have about 3 lbs. (60/70%) closing force. If the closer will not close against air pressure, but the ADA requirements have to ...
This is in regards to the California State Reference Code, (Formerly Title 19, California State Fire Marshal Standard) stating that all levers with returns comply; levers must return to within 1/2"...
The lever return distance (tip of lever to door face) on the Jupiter lever design is approximately 1-3/4".
The dimension between the door and the  Rhodes (RHO) lever return is approximately .3625". This dimension can vary slightly from one lever to another based on finishing processes.
See dimensions for LAT and LON levers from the L9000 series
See Falcon MA lever assembly below: The spring mechanism (E) returns the lever to horizontal.  The parts are not sold separate, so if the lever sags, the entire lever assembly shoul...
Lever assemblies part numbers are found in the Pricebook.  Note they are handed.
  Issue: One or both levers don't stay horizontal and droop down.   Facts: Falcon T series locks in a high use application.   Cause: Weak or broken springs within t...
These parts are no longer available.  For reference the spring part number is 4841 and the clip part number is 4326.
Falcon is reintroducing the lever return spring for the discontinued Falcon M mortise series.  Effective November 1, 2014 the lever return spring is now available for purchase with a list pric...