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The SC80A Series is a medium-duty closer for both interior and exterior applications. This series is ideal for side doors, closets and bathrooms in schools, retail shops, restaurants and small office buildings.

The closer’s adjustable design provides flexible installation and ADA compliance, including adjustable spring sizes and a non-handed design. The SC80A Series also offers a heat-treated pinion and steel piston. The single piece aluminum body is designed and tested to ANSI/BHMA A156.4 Grade 1 standards and is also backed by a 10-year warranty.
 
Features and benefits

  • Single piece cast aluminum body
  • Fully adjustable sizes 1-6
  • Separate adjustable general speed, latch speed and backcheck
  • Available in aluminum, dark bronze, and brass finishes
  • Industry common hole pattern retrofittable to Norton 8000
  • Non-handed for left or right swinging doors
  • Heat treated pinion and steel piston
  • Staked valves
  • Universal screw pack, now including SRTs screws
  • Meets ANSI A117.1
  • Certified ANSI/BHMA A156.4, Grade 1
  • Cover is UL approved for use in fire rated assemblies
  • UL listed and compliant to UL10C and UBC 7-2 (1997)
  • 10-year warranty

Certifications

The Falcon SC81A is UL approved and compliant with UL 10C and UBC 7-2 (1997) fire test. Additionally, the SC81A is designed to meet the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and ANSI A117.1.

 
Mount Options:

The SC80A Series mounting options include hinge pull side, push side top jamb, push side parallel arm and hold open parallel arm. Visit the SC80A Series catalog pages for mounting details, arm options and accessories.

Arm Options:

All SC80A Series closers come with standard arm, screw pack, and SRT screws. Arm options include the following:

Regular arm, SC80A-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 regular arm, SC80A-3049PA- Optional, non-handed, hold open 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.

Heavy duty arm, SC80A-3077HD- Optional, non-handed, stamped, heavy duty, parallel arm for use in high-traffic applications.

Dead stop arm, SC80A-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, SC80A-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, SC80A-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, SC80A-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, SC80A-30- Provides anchorage for fifth screw used with soffit shoe, where reveal is less than 3 1⁄16" (78mm).

Blade stop spacer, SC80A-61- Required to lower parallel arm shoe to clear 1⁄2"(13mm) blade stop.

Auxiliary shoe, SC80A-62A- Requires a top rail of 7" (178mm). Optional shoe replaces PA shoe for parallel arm mounting of regular arm with overhead holder/stop.

Plate, SC80A-18- Required for top jamb mounting where head frame is less than 1 3⁄4" (44mm) or flush ceiling conditions exists.

Plate, SC80A-18FC- Required for top jamb mounting where head frame is less than 1 3⁄4" (44mm) or flush ceiling conditions exist. To be used with a full cover SC80A-72FC.

Plate, SC80A-18PA- Required for parallel arm mounting where top rail is less than 4 3⁄8" (111 mm), measured from the stop. Plate requires 1 7⁄8" (48mm) minimum top rail measured from stop.

Plate, SC80A-18PAFC- Required for parallel arm mounting where top rail is less than 4 3⁄8" (111mm), measured from the stop. Plate requires 1 7⁄8" (48mm) minimum top rail measured from stop. To be used with a full cover SC80A-72FC.

Cover, SC80A-72- Standard, non-handed, slim line plastic cover encloses the closer body with a cap on the unused pinion shaft.

Cover, SC80A-72FC- Optional 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.