Electrified door hardware has achieved new levels of acceptance as our society attains a more mature attitude with respect to the importance of safety and security. What might have been judged paranoia a few years ago may now be regarded as just common sense today. The two most important...
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By selecting a strike that is designed for the frame and application, the optimum level of security will be maintained on the door; the installation will be faster, and the electric release will function reliably.
advisable for the following reasons:
- The appearance of the completed installation will be better.
- Excessive cutting weakens the doorframe.
RCI 3108 & 3308 ELECTRIC DEADBOLT
For applications which you consider appropriate for an electric deadbolt, the new RCI 3108 (FAILSECURE) & 3308 (FAIL-SAFE) Electric Deadbolts are very appealing candidates. They are brand new designs, utilizing SMD Technology and on board electronics to provide a compact and smart electric bolt product.
Its compact 1.4"D x 7.4"H x 1.2"W size means the deadbolt may be used for installation in places where you might not otherwise even consider mounting a bolt or electric locking device. For example, this bolt will fit in the top shoe of many Herculite doors.
Also its clean lock body profile makes it easy to mortise into wood as well as metal. Its narrow body is designed to fit most door frames as well. The rugged stainless steel construction of both the faceplate and keeper blends with most architectural finishes.
- Door Status Sensor for remote monitoring: This feature allows the 31/3308 to be interfaced with access controls systems without installing a separate door position sensor. The door status circuit monitors the door position to ensure proper alignment before the bolt is extended.
- Request to Exit input for exit button or remote release via access control system or REX station control: Applying a momentary dry contact closure triggers one of the unit's programmable relock time delays (3,6,10 seconds). Maintaining a closure keeps the bolt retracted indefinitely.
- Built in sounder to let you know when door is released or held open:
2 BEEPS = successful lock
10 second BEEPS = unsuccessful lock
1 BEEP = successful unlock (access/egress granted)
- Bi-color LED to indicate lock status and delay period:
Blinking GREEN = Bolt extended
Fast Blinking RED = access/egress cycle in progress
Slow Blink RED = time delay in progress
Red/Green Alternating = Bolt remains retracted (unlocked
- Programmable time delay settings for relock (0/3/6/10 sec.)
- Supplied with hardware kit to aid in field development of mounting brackets for lock and keeper
- 12 VDC operation only, 1.15A Unlock Inrush/ 0.25 Holding
- .6 inch bolt throw, .5 inch bolt diameter
RCI S6514 STANDARD PROFILE ELECTRIC STRIKE
RCI refers to the 6 Series as the "All-In-One," an appropriate name for a versatile unit which adapts to a wide variety of site situations and is available with many options. Features include:
Field-selectable lock mode/voltage: This simplifies your life because you do not to stock different fail-safe and fail-secure units, or worry about coil voltages. One strike can be field selected for 12 or 24 AC or DC. The strike is silent operating when configured for DC operation.
1-1/4" x 4-7/8" Suitable for Hollow Metal /Wood Frames: This unit fits a standard ANSI prep, and its shallow depth allow it to fit in most jambs and channels with little or no cutting to clear the strike body. In metal jamb installations, material must be cut to accept the strike lip.
We recently installed the S6514 into a wood jamb, without any major problems. The strike body contains the solenoid assembly, so mortising the cavity requires labor, but no alchemy. It is not necessary to use an oversized strike plate to compensate for an external solenoid or other protrusions. Features include:
- Field selectable lock (Fail-Safe/Fail-Secure) mode.
- Field selectable voltage (12 or 24VDC and 12 to 24VAC).
- Standard version (1-3/8" depth) suitable for locks with ¾" latch.
- Low Profile version (1-1/16" depth) suitable for locks with 5/8" latch.
- Horizontal adjustability (up to 1/4"): helps installer to compensate for warped doors and relieve back pressure between latch and strike keeper.
- Plug-in wire connectors: This feature doesn't eliminate having to crimp or solder wires, but it does allow for prewiring, and greatly expedites removal of the strike because connections are modular plugs.
- Latch Monitor/Keeper Monitor Switch Option: An important option for access control and high security applications.
- Tested to over 1,000,000 cycles.
- Dynamic forces tested to 70 ft. lbs.
- UL Listed 1034 Burglary
- 3 year warranty
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