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1490 Series Concealed Vertical Rod Touch Bar Exit Device
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Falcon's original pushpad device.
The 1490 is our heaviest device and offers a clean appearance with pushpad styling and a variety of practical features. The 1490 is built with rugged steel operating mechanisms, and durable aluminum push bars and end caps.

Specifications
  • Hand: Specify RHR or LHR-supplied RHR if not specified. Both handed labels are provided standard.
  • Functions: See trim selection chart on the Options tab
  • Finishes: US28, DC13, DC 35, US3, US9, US10, US4, US10B, US14, US15
  • Strikes: PB48 top
  • Latches: RL - Rod bottom latch (standard), Hex bottom latch (standard for EL), PL - Pullman bottom latch (optional), ES - electric strike top latch (optional). Device needs to be less bottom rod (LBR).
  • Dogging Feature: Quarter turn hex dogging standard. No threaded parts to wear out.
  • Cylinder: Rim, key entry (NL) or hold back (HB) feature available. Simplified cartridge mounting for most standard rim cylinders. Furnished in DC35 if not specified.
  • Sizes: 36", 42", 48"
  • Doors: 1 3/4" thick metal doors-specify if other than 1 3/4"
  • Projections: 2 3/4" maximum, 2" when dogged. Pushbar height is 3"
  • Stile: 1 3/4" minimum
  • Electric Functions: EL - electric latch retraction, include "S". Requires PS873-2 minimum power supply. S- latch bolt monitor switch (SPDT). Conversion kits available. Devices are handed.
  • Fasteners: All mounting screws are concealed. Uses all machine screws for device and latch.
  • End Caps: Durable zinc die cast, powder coated
  • Vertical Rods: 1' standard, extension rods available up to 7' 10"
  • ANSI: Certified ANSI A156.3 2001 Grade 1 standards
  • Shim Kits: 1/2" riser is available
  • Hurricane: 1490 is hurricane rated-consult door manufacturer’s listing
 
Model
Trim Package Type Function
1490  No outside trim 6 1
1491  Pull only (9970) 6 2
1492 NL cylinder 6 3
1493  HB cylinder 6 4
1494 Pull (9970) w/ NL cylinder 6 40577
1495 Pull (9970) w/ HB cylinder 6 40578
1498 Dummy 6  ----
 
 
Length
Minimum Door
Size (non-EL)
Minimum Door
Size (EL)
36"  25 3/4" 34 3/4"
42" 25 3/4" 34 3/4"
48" 36 3/4" 43 3/4"
 
Consult factory for special sizes.
Mullions
RM 70/170 Removable Mullion
RM 70 for use with 2090 Series and RM 170 for use with 1790 Series. Each comes complete with adjustable mortised strikes and security clips. Compatible with doors 7' to 10' and for use with stiles as narrow as 1 3/4". Made of aluminum, they are available in anodized aluminum or bronze finishes. Mullion is 3 1/2" deep, 1" wide on door side, and 1 5/8" at the widest point.

RM 150 Removable Mullion
For use with 1590 series only. Comes complete with adjustable mortised strikes and security clips. Compatible with doors 7' to 10' and for use on doors with stiles as narrrow as 1 3/4". Made of aluminum, they are available in anodized aluminum or bronze finishes. Mullion is 3 1/2" deep, 1 5/8" wide on door side, and 2 1/2" at the widest point.
 
Mullion Strikes
STK70
STK150 STK170
Adjustable mortise strikes (pair).
2 3/8" tall
1 7/16" wide
1" thick
Adjustable mortise strikes (pair).
2 3/4" tall
1/2" thick, each side
1 9/16" wide
Adjustable mortise strikes (pair).
2 7/8" tall
1" thick
1 3/4" wide

 

Strikes
Concealed Vertical Rod
PB48
Top strike for 1990/1490/1690/2390 devices.
Packed with three 0.050" thick shims.
7/16" projection


Rim
STK45
Strike for inactive leaf, pair of doors with 1590/1790/2090 devices.
3 1/4" tall
1 5/16" wide1/4" thick
SD36
Strike for all stops, 2090 device.
1 3/4" tall
1 3/4" wide
1/2" thick
SD35
Strike for 1/8" x 1/2" blade stop, 2090 device.
1 3/4" tall
1 3/4" wide
1/2" thick
TD35
Strike for single doors, 1590 or 1790 device. Includes 1/8" shim.
3" tall
2" wide
1/2" thick


Pull
9970
Can be used with all devices.
9 1/4" center to center
2 7/8" projection
1 3/4" clearance
 
Power Supply
Series PS873
The series PS873 power supply is designed to operate a wide variety of electrical products. EL panics require PS873-2 power supply at a minimum. The regulated output power is field selectable for either 24VDC @ 2 ampere or 12VDC @ 4 ampere. Standard input 120 VAC @ 1.0 ampere or 240VAC @ 0.5 ampere available.

Enclosure is 10" high x 12 1/2" wide x 5" deep (254mm x 323mm x 127mm), gray with a hinged cover and constructed of heavy 19 gauge steel. Five 1/2" x 3/4" (13mm x 19mm) knockout holes are provided for  conduit connection. Terminal block will accept up to 12 gauge wire.

Factory or field-installed circuit card
For use with Falcon EL devices. Power supply may have key lock or battery back-up option added, along with up to 2 option boards in a single power supply. Maximum number of ELs with one power supply is 6.
Options: K - Key lock, BB - Battery back-up

Option Boards (must have at least option board):
  • 2 - Two-zone controller, will operate 1 or 2 electric devices
  • 4TD - Operates up to 4 electric devices with time delay
  • AO - Operates a single or pair of doors, coordinating with an auto-operator
Door Thickness
All devices and components supplied for 1 3/4" doors standard. Specify door thickness if other than 1 3/4".
 
Rim
STK45
Strike for inactive leaf, pair of doors with 1590/1790/2090 devices.
3 1/4" tall
1 5/16" wide1/4" thick
SD36
Strike for all stops, 2090 device.
1 3/4" tall
1 3/4" wide
1/2" thick
SD35
Strike for 1/8" x 1/2" blade stop, 2090 device.
1 3/4" tall
1 3/4" wide
1/2" thick
TD35
Strike for single doors, 1590 or 1790 device. Includes 1/8" shim.
3" tall
2" wide
1/2" thick

U.S. Standard 
BHMA  Description
US28 628 Anodized Aluminum – Clear
DC13 710 Anodized Aluminium – Dark Bronze
DC35 711 Anodized Aluminum – Black
P28 689 Painted Aluminum – Silver
P13 695 Painted Aluminum – Dark Bronze
P35 622 Painted Aluminum – Black
US3 666 Bright Brass
US4 667 Satin Brass
US9 705 Bright Bronze
US10 668 Satin Bronze
US10B 703 Oxidized Satin Bronze
US14 669 Bright Nickel
US15 670 Satin Nickel
US26 672 Bright Chrome
US26D 702 Satin Chrome