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Electric Strikes

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    Can I use 12Vac on a fail safe strike?

    No. Fail safe strikes can only operate on Direct Current (DC) as the strike will be powered while it is in a locked state, if AC is used the lock will constantly buzz while locked.

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    Can I switch G or S series strikes between fail safe (fail unlocked) and fail secure (fail locked)?

    No, The G & S series of strike are available in either Fail Secure (i.e. GAER) or Fail Safe (i.e. GAERI).

    *Did you know? The ARUM ANSI style strike is switchable and available in 12 or 24vdc.   

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