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The use of Panic Hardware and/or Fire Exit Hardware is required by the International Building Code (IBC) and NFPA 101 – The Life Safety Code, depending on which code and which edition of the code i...
Panic devices are not design for exterior application. As with any mechanical device, exposure to the elements may affect the operation and life of the device and/or finish and may void&nbs...
Water and electricity do not mix.  Von Duprin electrified devices can NOT be used in an exterior environment.
Panic Hardware and Fire Exit Hardware are two different types of exit devices, and the proper selection is determined by code requirements. Panic Hardware is an exit device which is tested for u...
The most obvious difference (in the device) is the lack of mechanical dogging on a Fire Rated Device.  There are some internal parts that may be different and the method it is secured to the d...
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Information for CISA locks, cylinders and hardware is not available in Knowledge Center. For all information, please go to Allegion's CISA home page for all information.
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) have developed durability, strength and performance standards for every type of door hardware...