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How To Adjust The Dormakaba E-Plex 5000 For Door Thickness

How to Adjust the dormakaba E-Plex 5000 for Door Thickness

Want to adjust the dormakaba e-plex 5000? The Dormakaba E-Plex 5000 Series popularity for commercial applications is legendary. It’s 100 codes for multiple users and an audit trail of the most recent 9,0000 lock events that are recorded in memory are just some of the features. With it’s extra heavy-duty cylindrical lockset, solid cast housings, and the versatility of indoor or outdoor use it is no wonder it is so popular.

The E-Plex comes pre-assembled from the factory to accommodate the standard door thickness of 1-5/8″ – 2″. However, it can be adjusted with a few simple steps:
(1) For installation of the lock on thin doors with a thickness of 1-3/8″ to 1-1/2″, simply remove and discard the two connection screws from the Cylindrical Drive Unit. Then remove and discard the spacer. Remount the Cylindrical Drive Unit using two shorter 1-3/8″ screws which are supplied.

(2) For installation on thicker doors with a thickness between 2-1/2″ to 2-1/2″”, first, remove the two connecting screws from the Cylindrical Drive Unit. Then add the extra spacer which is supplied with the lock. Remount the Cylindrical Drive Unit using the same screws previously removed.

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