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Everest 29 keys will work in Everest keyways. The R, S, and T keyways are completely backwards compatible to the Everest B, C, and D keyways respectively.   Related solutions:  What is Everest...
Schlage Everest 29 is a new keyway family that launched in August 2012 and is patented until 2029. It offers the highest level of restricted key system security by Schlage through patent protection...
Using the key from the pull side of the door does not retract the latch bolt on a rim or vertical rod chexit device.
CX98/9975 mortise devices will retract the latch bolt when the key is used on the pull side of the door.
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...
 See tables below for available punches.   KEY SECTION  BLUE PUNCH   Everest S*, C*, & Classic/Obverse*  40-075   Everest T* & ...
Existing Everest keys will not work in Everest 29 cylinders     Related solution: Can I upgrade to an Everest 29 system and use my new keys on my existing Everest cylinders?