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Falcon SC70 Series heavy duty closers are built for busy commercial applications that demand reliable door control and easy maintenance. Designed for use with aluminum storefronts, SC70 Series closers are ANSI Grade 1, ADA compliant and deliver tough performance. Choose the SC70 for interior or exterior doors in retail shops, restaurants, and small offices.
 
Specifications
  • Meets ANSI A117.1
  • ANSI/BHMA A 156.4, Grade 1
  • UL Listed
  • 1 1/2" diameter piston
  • Closer mounts hinge side, tob jamp or parallel arm when either the Rw/PA or Hw/PA arm is specified
  • Adjustable sizes 1-6
  • Single piece cast aluminum body
  • Non-handed for left or right swinging doors
  • Fast and easy installation
  • Separate adjustable general speed, latch speed and backcheck
  • Heat-treated forged steel piston
  • Double heat-treated pinion
  • Cover is high-impact UL Listed fire retardant plastic that meets UL 10C and UBC 7-2 (1997) fire test
  • UL 10C approved fluid
  • Universal screw pack
  • 10-year warranty

Certifications
The Falcon SC71 is UL approved and compliant with the UL 10C and UBC 7-2 (1997) fire test. Additionally, the SC71 is rated ANSI/BHMA A156.4, Grade 1 and designed to meet the American Disabilities Act (ADA) and ANSI A117.1.

SC70 Mounting Options
Series Hinge (Pull Side)
Top Jamp (Push Side)
Parallel (Push Side)
Heavy Duty (Parallel)
Dead Stop HO (Parallel)

Arm Types
*All SC70 Series closers come with full cover, standard arm and screw pack.

Regular Arm, SC70-3077PA Non-handed arm with adjustable forearm assembly to accommodate a range of doors and frame reveal conditions. Mounts hinge side, top jamb or parallel arm. PA shoe included to allow installation in a parallel arm configuration.
Hold-Open Arm, SC70-3049PA Optional, non-handed, hold open arm with adjustable forearm assembly to accommodate a range of doors and frame reveal conditions. Mounts hinge side, tob jamb or parallel arm. PA shoe included to allow installation in a parallel arm configuration.
Heavy Duty Regular Arm, SC70-3077HD Optional, non-handed, stamped, heavy duty, parallel arm for use in high-traffic applications.
Dead Stop Arm, SC70-3077DS Optional, non-handed, stamped, heavy duty, parallel arm includes a positive mechanical stop and non-adjustable forearm assembly for high volume traffic or potentially abusive installation conditions.
Dead Stop Hold-Open Arm, SC70-3049DS Optional, non-handed, stamped, heavy duty, hold-open parallel arm includes a positive mechanical stop and non-adjustable forearm assembly for high volume traffic or potentially abusive installation conditions. Also includes a manually selective hold-open function.
Spring-n-Stop Arm, SC70-3077SS Optional, non-handed, extra heavy duty, forged parallel arm includes an integral spring stop and non-adjustable forearm assembly for high volume traffic or potentially abusive installation conditions. 
Spring-n-Stop Hold-Open Arm, SC70-3049SS Optional, non-handed, extra heavy duty, forged parallel arm includes an integral spring stop and non-adjustable forearm assembly for high volume traffic or potentially abusive installation conditions. Also includes a manually selective hold-open function.

Installation Accessories

Soffit Shoe Support, SC70-30 Provides anchorage for fifth screw used with soffit shoe, where reveal is less than 3 1/16" (78mm).
Blade Stop Spacer, SC70-61 Required to lower parallel arm shoe to clear 1/2" (13mm) blade stop.
Auxiliary Shoe, SC70-62A Requires a top of rail of 7" (178mm). Optional shoe replaces PA shoe for parallel arm mounting of regular arm with overhead holder/stop.
Plate, SC70-18 Required for hinge side mount where top rail is less than 3 7/8" (98mm). Required for top jamb mounting where head frame is less than 3 7/8" (98mm).
Plate, SC70-18PA Required for parallel arm mounting where top rail is less than 6" (152mm), measured from the stop. Plate requires 1 3/4" (44mm) minimum top rail measured from stop.
Cover, SC70-72 Standard, non-handed, full plastic cover encloses the closer body.


Cylinder Options
Standard Cylinder (STD)
- Standard cylinder provides a main speed function to control the motion of the door from maximum opening angle until the door is a few inches from the latch where latch function controls the final closing motion. The opening swing is controlled by the hydraulic backcheck function from about 70 degrees to maximum opening angle.

Without Backcheck (WOBC) - Special cylinder provides a main speed function to control the motion of the door from maximum opening angle until the door is a few inches from the latch where latch function controls the final closing motion.

Delayed Action Cylinder - Special cylinder provides a separate adjustable delayed closing motion from maximum opening angle to approximately 70 degrees. Then the main speed function controls the door motion until the door is a few inches from the latch where latch function controls the final closing motion. During the opening swing the door is controlled by the hydraulic backcheck function from about 70 degrees to maximum opening angle.