Electromagnetic Door Holders/Releases Upgrade to Aluminum Housings Effective June 16, 2017, RIXSON will convert its line of Electromagnetic Door Holders/Releases to encompass an aluminum magnet housing. The existing plastic housing versions will be discontinued, effective immediately at time of conversion. Electromagnetic door holders/releases are designed for virtually any remote door release applications. They must be used in conjunction with closing devices. • Fire/smoke barrier doors – Door releases when tripped by an alarm or smoke detector • Private offices – Door releases when triggered by a remote switch • All devices come with a wall/floor portion and a door portion (armature) • Circuit normally closed • Door portions have screws and plates to accommodate surface and concealed mounting Details of the Conversion are as follows: • Please notify RIXSON Customer Service immediately if you have any projects where these units are specified and alternatives are not allowed. • There will be a part number change – please reference the chart below: Previous Series (Plastic) New Series (Aluminum) Model 980 Model 980M Model 981 Model 981M Model 989 Model 989 (no change) Model 990 Model 990M Model 991 Model 991M Model 993 Model 993M Model 9930 Model 9930M Model 994 Model 994M Model 996 Model 996M Model 997 Model 997M Model 998 Model 998M Model 999 Model 999M End of Support • Factory Technical Support will be available through the product’s two-year limited warranty period. For additional information, contact your ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions sales consultant.