Literature & Videos

Von Duprin customers are supported by industry-leading expertise and unparelleled support. Our helpful literature and step-by-step videos guide you to the information you need to support your Von Duprin solution.

Literature Directory

View our most popular literature including Von Duprin catalogs, brochures, data sheets and case studies. 


Video Library 

View our video library below for videos on the history of Von Duprin, installation & adjustment tips and a primer on door hardware.

History

The Story Behind Von Duprin

The Story Behind Von Duprin provides a detailed description of the 1903 Iroquois Theater fire, and how that tragedy would inspire a hardware salesman from Indianapolis to invent one of the most important life safety products of the 20th century.  


Installation & Adjustments

How to install the Von Duprin Emergency Secure Lockdown (ESL)

This video demonstrates how to install the Von Duprin Emergency Secure Lockdown solution.

How to Install the Von Duprin RU and RM Kits

This video demonstrates how to install the retrofit kit for the Von Duprin Remote Undogging (RU) and Remote Monitoring (RM) kits for 98 / 99 and 33A / 35A Series exit devices.

How to Convert Von Duprin 98/99 Rim to QEL

This video demonstrates how to convert a Von Duprin 98 or 99 Series Rim exit device to a QEL with the QEL modular kit.

How to Install the Von Duprin 9850 / 9950 Exit Device

Learn how to install the Von Duprin 9850 / 9950 Wood Door Concealed Vertical Cable System.

Electronic Locks | CO-Series How to Install 993 Exit Trim

This video demonstrates how to install an Exit Trim CO-Series electronic lock.

AD-Series How To Re-Hand 993 Exit Trim

This video highlights the tools and steps required to re-hand the AD-Series 993 Exit Trim.

How to Install Von Duprin 98/99 Rim Exit Device

This video demonstrates how to install the Von Duprin 98/99 Rim Exit Device.

How to Convert Von Duprin 98/99 EL to QEL

This video demonstrates how to convert a Von Duprin 98 or 99 Exit Device with Electric Latch (EL) retraction to the Quiet Electric Latch (QEL) with the QELA Baseplate Kit.

CVC Retro Install

Learn more about installing the Concealed Vertical Cable System.                            

How to Install the Von Duprin 22 Exit Device

This video demonstrations how to install the Von Duprin 22 exit device.               

AD-Series How To - Electrical Hook Up - 993 Exit Trim

This video highlights how to complete the electrical hook up for both battery powered and hard-wired 993 Exit Trim.


Intro to Door Hardware

Intro to Door Hardware: Von Duprin Exit Devices 101

This video explains the basics of Von Duprin exit devices.                                         

Intro to Door Hardware: Types of Panic Hardware

This video explains types of panic hardware.

Intro to Door Hardware Fail Secure vs. Fail Safe

This video in Allegion's Intro to Door Hardware Series explains fail secure and fail safe.

Decoded: Controlled Egress vs. Delayed Egress

This video in Allegion's Decoded Series explains controlled egress and delayed egress.

Intro to Door Hardware: Intro to Codes

This video provides an introduction to codes.

Intro to Door Hardware: Where is Panic Hardware Required by Code?

This video describes where panic door hardware is required by code.

Intro to Door Hardware: Von Duprin Exit Device Trims

This video describes exit device trims from Von Duprin.

Decoded: Egress Requirements for Door Openings

This video explains egress requirements for door openings.                                    

Intro to Door Hardware: Anatomy of a Fire Door

This video describes the anatomy of a fire door. It explains what is in a fire door assembly.


Need installation resources?

Our Installation & Setup page has plenty of information for your reference. 

Need troubleshooting resources?

Our Troubleshooting & Maintenance page has resources to help.

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