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Electric Strike HES / RCI / others

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Electric Strike HES / RCI / others $72.00
Details: Electric Strike, HES / RCI / others

Instructions: Template produces the finish size dimensions: 1-1/4” x 4-7/8” with deep pocket of 3.385” wide the for solenoid box. This template will work for wood jamb applications as well as metal frame. 1. Adjust the red backset stops on the underside of the template (not shown) to position the centerline of the strike plate with the centerline of the latch bolt. 3. Using a router with a 1/2” mortising bit and a 5/8” template guide, mortise the finish dimension (shallow mortise) of the strike plate. Note: red ”block off tabs” removed. For Wood jambs, square out the corners of the mortise pocket with your corner chisel or if installing on a metal frame us a file to square out the corners. 4. Install the two red ”block off tabs” (shown installed on the top of the template) then with your router mortise for the deep pocket of the solenoid box and wires. Mortise all the way through the casing if the casing is installed for wood applications. 5. Remove the wood casing and slide the electric strike into the mortise, reinstall the casing. Note: You may not be able install the strike assembly with the wood casing attached because of the wires protruding from the side of the solenoid case for some hardware manufacturers. NOTE: This template will work on several makes of electric strikes. See the Electric Strike Compatibility Chart in the Support section on the home page.

Stock Number: ES-5000-501

Support and Help Files: Electric Strike Compatibilty.pdf
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