281 Series Cast Iron Closer

Designed to meet the needs of facilities maintaining “cast iron” specifications, the 281 Series Powerglide® Cast Iron Door Closer features  a heavy-duty one-piece cast iron body for superior strength and wear resistance. With a full complement of arm types and front-facing valves, the 281 series can be easily installed and maintained—for interior and exterior applications.

BENEFITS

  • Operates effectively in extreme heat and cold without readjustment
  • Meets ADA requirements in all applications except push-side track applications
  • Versatile mounting permits standard, top jamb, parallel and track installations
Trim
Arms

Standard Application

 

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UO Package

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H8 - Mortise Foot Hold Open Arm

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O - Standard Arm

 

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O8 - Mortise Foot Arm

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O10 - Heavy Duty Standard Arm

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OLC - Standard Arm for Low Ceiling


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UH Package

 

 

Narrow Reveal


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H - Hold Open Arm

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O - Standard Arm - NR

 

Deep Reveal Arms


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HZ -  HZ Holder Arm (for Deep Reveal)

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OZ -  Standard Arm for Deep Reveals

 

Extra Deep Reveal Arms


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HZA - Hold Open Arm for Extra Deep Reveal

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OZA - Standard Arm for Extra Deep Reveal

 

Heavy Duty Parallel Arm


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CPS -  Heavy Duty Parallel Arm with Compression Stop

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CPSH - Heavy Duty Hold Open Arm with Compression Stop

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 P10 - Heavy Duty Parallel Arm


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PD10 - Heavy Duty Parallel Drop Arm

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PH10 - Heavy Duty Friction Hold Open Parallel Arm

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PS - Heavy Duty Parallel Arm with Positive Stop


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PSH - Heavy Duty with Hold Open Arm with Parallel Stop


 

Hold Open Arms


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H10 - Hold Open Heavy Duty Standard Arm

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P4H - Flush Frame, Friction Hold Open Arm

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PH9 - Friction Hold Open Arm

Offset Bracket Arms


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P3 - 1" Offset Bracket for use with Auxiliary Holder/Stop

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P3A - 1-3/4" Offset Bracket for use with Auxiliary Holder/Stop

 

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P4 - Parallel Flush Frame Arm


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P4A - Flush Frame Arm for use with Auxiliary Holder/Stop


 

Regular Duty Parallel Arms


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P9 - Standard Parallel Arm


 

Heavy Duty


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SSO - Standard Heavy Duty Security Application


 

Track Type Applications


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OT - Track Arm


 

 


Finishes
Finish   Description BHMA
03 finishes-03 Bright Brass, Clear Coated  605
04 finishes-04 Satin Brass, Clear Coated  606
09 finishes-09 Bright Bronze, Clear Coated  611
10 finishes-10 Satin Bronze, Clear Coated 612
10B finishes-10b Dark Oxidized Satin Bronze, Oil Rubbed 613
10BE Dark Oxidized Satin Bronze, Equivalent Dark Oxidized Satin Bronze, Equivalent (613E)
10BL Dark Oxidized Satin Bronze Clear Coated Dark Oxidized Satin Bronze Clear Coated  
14 finishes-14 Bright Nickel Plated 618
15 finishes-15 Satin Nickel Plated Clear Coated 619
26 finishes-26 Bright Chrome Plated 625
26D finishes-26d Satin Chrome Plated 626
BSP finishes-bsp Black Suede Powder Coat  
EAB finishes-eab
Sprayed Brass Enamel 696
EB finishes-eb
Sprayed Bronze Enamel to match 10B 690
ED finishes-ed
Sprayed Bronze Enamel to match 20D 693
EN  finishes-en Sprayed Aluminum Enamel 689
EP finishes-ep
Sprayed Bronze Enamel to match 10 691


Options
  • 13 - Door Closer Body Only
  • 31 - Special Thickness Doors (specify door thickness)
  • 36 - 6 lobe security head screws
  • ABC - Advanced Backcheck (suffix)
  • DA - Delayed Action
  • SG - MicroShield™ antimicrobial clear powder coat (on metal components only)
  • SRI - Special Rust Inhibitor Process
  • TB - Through Bolts (8700 devices only)

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