SMALL FORMAT CONSTRUCTION CORE BITTINGS

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For all Schlage and Falcon small format interchangeable cores shipped from the factory 0-bitted, the control key will be cut to all 4's.
The letters GD, HD, BD, or BDC should be put after the lock function. EXAMPLE: ND53BD GD = Schlage SFIC core HD = Construction core BD = Less core BDC = Plastic temporary construction core
This only applies to the full size interchangeable cores.  The SFIC mortise cylinders have part numbers for housings with construction cores (Disposable and Keyed).  Simply add (-ICX) to the end o...
A zero bitted Falcon SFIC core is combinated for the control key to be cut at all 4's.
UL437 is testing requirement that cylinders pass both a timed cylinder pick test and a forceful core/cylinder pull test.  We have various cylinders to meet this need, please reference our price boo...
The Schlage small format interchangeable core rim cylinders 80-329, 80-159, 80-116, and 08-129 can accept 6 pin and 7 pin small format cores.
The Schlage L9000-Series with anti-ligature trim cannot be ordered less cylinder (L cylinder suffix), but can be ordered less core (BD or J cylinder suffix). The cylinder rose dimensions change bas...
The lever may be missing the slot feature for the core locking lug.  Verify slot is in place.
 DESCRIPTION PART NUMBER   Conventional Core  23-030  Conventional Core less logo  23-031  Primus Core  20-740  Primus XP Core  20-740-XP  Primus Core less logo  20-741 ...
The RU lock can accept a Schlage Full Size core, but the cylinder suffix must be specified as "J IC-SC" so the correct parts are supplied. The tailpiece will come with the lock. Example: RU581J IC-SC
The T lock can accept a Schlage Full Size core, but the cylinder suffix must be specified as "J IC-SC" so the correct parts are supplied (including the tailpiece) Example: T581J IC-SC
The ND-Series FSIC driver is part number N523-127.
Use the cylinder suffix 'T' for full size interchangeable core or the cylinder suffix 'HD' for small format interchangeable core, see Figure 1.  Small format also has a disposable core option ...
Any SFIC core will operate in the C987.  Specifically, the Schlage temporary cores are the 80-035 GRN and 80-035 BRN.
The Schlage full size construction control key part number is 48-056-ICX.  The ICX suffix will change depending on if the key is for a new job or existing job.   New jobs: Specify "ICX"  E...
The AL lock can not be ordered to accept any competitor full size core.  The ND lock should be used in these applications.
Only the Schlage ND-Series can be prepped to accept non-Schlage cores. All designs are supplied with the appropriate tailpiece Non-Schlage cores are NOT included Lever designs available vary d...
There are two parts that can be referred to as control pins for a 23-030 (FSIC core).C603-967 is the lower control pin that sits in the seventh hole of the FSIC plug. (part B in exploded view) ...
Refer to Table 1 for a list of T lock tailpieces for conventional cylinders.  Table 2 shows IC tailpieces. Table 1: T lock conventional tailpieces Table 2: T lock IC tailpieces
The Schlage Full Size IC core is 6 pin only. 
Specify the J cylinder suffix followed by IC-CR6 or IC-CR7 (6 or 7 pin Corbin core) Example: T581J IC-CR6  This will accommodate an 8000 or 8000-7 Corbin Russwin Full Size core.
Choose the appropriate full size control key from the selection below.
Classic Conventional Key Blanks and Cut Keys Part Number Description Key Blanks 35-056 Control Standard bow, embossed both sides 35-076 Standard bow, unembossed both s...
The B250 product line is not available in the SFIC platform.
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...
A lock specified by a cylinder suffix BDC will be supplied with a disposable small format construction core, see Figure 1 below.  There is no metal key but instead the BDC cylinder has a ...
A small format disposable core is used as a SFIC construction core that is for low security applications and can be thrown in the waste bin after use.
The 23-030 is a Schlage Full size interchangeable core. 
The "C" indicates small format IC core, which is the only core style Falcon products.  The C987 will be provided less core unless -6, or -7 suffix is specified (6 or 7 pin core) Example:...
The Schlage B and BD cylinder suffixes designate less small format interchangeable core (SFIC) cylinder prep for the lock. Any SFIC, 6-pin or 7-pin, can be inserted into the lock and will operate t...