7500 Series

The 7500 Series Door Closer offers customers the ideal combination of superior performance, strength and quality. Ideal for interior or exterior doors in facilities that demand reliability.

Specifications

Closers for interior and exterior doors shall be full rack-and-pinion type with cast aluminum alloy body. Closers shall be surface mounted and shall project no more that 2-3/16" (55mm) from the surface of the door. Closers shall be non-handed to permit installation on doors of either hand. Closer fluid shall contain lubricity and anti-oxidation agents. Closer fluid shall maintain stable viscosity to allow door closer to perform in temperatures ranging from extremely high to as low as -40°F. Closers shall have multi-size spring power adjustment to permit setting of spring from size 1 through size 6. Closers shall have two non-critical valves, hex key adjusted, to independently regulate sweep speed and latch speed. Closers shall have backcheck cushioning controlled by a hex key adjusted valve. Closers shall have backcheck position controlled by a hex key adjusted valve. [Closers shall have adjustable delayed-action closing controlled by a hex key adjustable valve.] [Closers shall be highly corrosion resistant and shall have all external body components of aluminum, brass or stainless steel material and all fasteners of stainless steel.] Regular arm and top jamb closers shall have a non-hold open shoe permitting 15% ( +/–7-1/2% ) power adjustment. **Closers shall be enclosed in a [molded resin cover] [plated or sprayed metal cover]. Closers to be Norton [7500] [7500M] [7500SS].
**For special arms insert the appropriate specification.

**Unitrol® Arm
Door closers shall have a fixed door stop feature effective at one point selected at installation, from 85°-110° in five-degree increments. Door stop shall be cushioned by a shock-absorbing heavy-duty spring action effective at the [soffit plate] [arm shoe] pivot. [Closers shall be provided for parallel arm installation using rigid steel main arm and secondary arm lengths proportional to the door width.] [Closers shall be provided for top jamb installation using steel, rigid main arm and telescoping secondary arm adequate for the frame reveal of the openings.]


**CloserPlus® Arm
Door closers shall have a field reversible door stop. Door closer shall have a feature with selectable on and off ball and detent hold open. Hold open tension shall be adjustable effective at one point selected at installation, from 85°-110° in five degree increments. [Hold open mechanism shall have engage/disengage selection actuated by thumbturn]. Closers shall be provided for parallel arm installation using a forged rigid steel main arm and secondary arm.


**CloserPlus Spring™ Arm
Door closers shall have built-in door stop [and holder] effective at one point selected at installation, from 85°-110° in five-degree increments. Door stop mechanism shall be reversible and have a buffer spring that engages prior to the dead stop feature, reducing shock loads to the door and frame assembly. Door stop mechanism shall be attached to soffit plate. [Hold open mechanism shall have engage/disengage selection actuated by thumbturn]. Closers shall be provided for parallel installation using a forged rigid steel main arm and secondary arm.

Finishes
556
556
White 

605
Bright Brass

606
Satin Brass


611
Bright Bronze

 
612
Satin Bronze

 
613E
Dark Oxidized
Satin Bronze,
Equivalent

 619
619
Satin Nickle 

625
Bright Chrome 
 
626
Satin Chrome

689
Aluminum 


690
Statuary Bronze


691
Dull Bronze

693
Black
 
694
Medium Amber
 
696
Gold

Features

  • Adjustable spring sizes 1 through 6 (ADA Compliant)
  • Tri-Style® packaging for regular, top jamb or parallel arm mounting
  • Exceeds 25 million cycles (witnessed and verified by UL)
  • Non-handed
  • Rack-and-pinion design
  • Cast aluminum body
  • 2-3/16" (56mm) projection
  • 1-1/2" (38mm) diameter piston
  • 5/8" (16mm) diameter pinion journals
  • Staked valves

 

 

 

  • Standard, separate and independent, latch, sweep and backcheck intensity valves
  • Backcheck positioning valve
  • NorGlide® fluid
  • Molded plastic cover
  • All standard arm applications allow doors to swing 180°, conditions permitting
  • Self-drilling screws
  • Slide Tracks: push or pull side mounting

Optional Features

  • Heavy-duty arms: Regular Rigid, Parallel Rigid, CloserPlus®, CloserPlus Spring™ and Unitrol®
  • Corrosion resistant model (non-hold open only). Specify 7500SS
  • Metal cover. Specify M suffix

 

 

 

 

  • Lead lined metal cover. Specify MLL suffix
  • Enhanced backcheck. Specify EBC suffix
  • Delayed action with pressure relief valve
  • Retrofit plates

Typical Applications

Recommended for interior or exterior doors including:

 

 

 

  • Classrooms
  • Offices
  • Main entrance doors
  • Hospitals
  • High use, high abuse doors

Certifications

  • ANSI/BHMA A156.4, Grade 1 certified
  • ANSI/BHMA standard A117.1 certified
  • UL listed

 

 

 

  • UL10c compliant for positive pressure
  • Listed by the New York City Materials and Equipment Acceptance Division
  • 25-year limited warrant

Questions?

Customer Service:
800.438.1951 x Ext 6701
(8am - 4:30pm Eastern)

 

Technical Product Support:
800.438.1951 x Ext 6030
(8am - 4:30pm Eastern)

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