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Rim & Mortise Cylinders
Medeco® mortise cylinders
have threads on the outside of the shell and are designed to be
screwed into other manufacturer's
mortise lock cases. A cam on the back of the cylinder operates
the lock mechanism and a set screw holds the mortise cylinder in
place. Medeco rim cylinders are used with auxiliary rim locks
such as: surface mounted deadbolts, night latches, panic devices
and jimmyproof locks (also know as vertical dropbolts or
Rim cylinders are held in
place with a back plate and two mounting screws.
10 series, rim and mortise
cylinders, are UL437 listed for drill and pick resistance, and
the those that incorporate the Biaxial® design, offer utility
patented key control.
- Large variety of
cylinder lengths and cam/tailpiece configurations provide
excellent retrofit capability and reduce the need to replace
the entire locking device.
- Utility patented
key control, (for cylinders that incorporate the Biaxial
design), provides protection against the unauthorized
duplication of keys.
- A special
elevating and rotating pin tumbler design, along with false
slots on the bottom pins, mushroom top pins and a sidebar
mechanism, work together, to provide superior pick
- Angled cuts on
the keys, along with fore and aft positioning, in the
Biaxial design, provide added dimensions that dramatically
increases key combinations and enables Medeco to produce
some of the largest master key systems in the industry.
- Hardened steel
inserts, positioned in critical areas of the cylinder,
provide a high degree of drill resistance.
- Solid brass
construction provides high quality and long cylinder life.
- 8 different
finishes provide an extremely close color match with
- UL-437 listing
provides assurance that cylinders meet universal standards
for drill and pick resistance and resistance against other
types of forced attack.
- Set screw pin
chamber caps allow quick and easy pinning and re-keying
without the need to take the cylinder apart.
- 2 year warranty
offers assurance of product quality and factory support in
the rare event there is a problem.
- Fits 99% of commercial hardware
Series Available Configurations
5 or 6 pins
rubbed bronze (613)
Mortise cylinders are
available in lengths ranging from 1" to 8" with over
21 different cams to choose from.
Rim cylinders are available
with vertical or horizontal tailpieces and can be ordered with
either a fixed or lazy motion tailpiece design.
Medeco® Rim & Mortise cylinders will retrofit many of
the lock models made by the following major manufacturers:
Von Duprin Locks
Von Duprin Locks