Why strike hot

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If the solenoid of the 6000 series electric strike is powered continuously with proper voltage at room temperature, the solenoid can reach 200-220 degree Fahrenheit.
Von Duprin does not recommend using XP98/99 devices with any electric strike.   Von Duprin recommends using the standard 98/99 rim device.  The XP device has 2000 pound holding forc...
Thermal Bow is a temporary condition which occurs in metal doors mainly due to the temperature differential from one side of the door to the other. This may occur in exterior doors when direct sun ...
You can't run 24VDC into the 12VDC electric strike, over voltage such as this will cause the solenoid to heat up and damage the solenoid.  You must change to a 24V solenoid, part number 050240-00.
 Von Duprin surface mounted 6300 electric strike paper template and installation instruction are provided with the electric strike. See attached 6300 Template & I...
Bad dogging hook on the dogging assembly could cause the 33A/35A and 98/99 exit device latch bolt not to retract completely.
Follow the steps below to troubleshoot the problem. Measure the voltage at the electric strike. If the strike is FSE and not locking there should be no voltage at the strike and if it is FS there ...
It is an aid in keeping door & frame in alignment during a fire.
The Von Duprin 6000 series electric strike has a 12 or 24VDC solenoid with plunger, spring and impact washer as shown 6000 solenoid Make sure the solenoid spring and impact washer are not missin...