Cambridge, ON (April 1, 2014) - Rutherford Controls, a DORMA group company is pleased to announce the launch of its new 0563 ½" Rim Strike. The slim, adjustable design of this new strike makes it the perfect solution for tight-fitting installations. This strong, durable surface-mounted (no frame cutting required) strike is designed to work will Pullman latch rim exit devices and most door frame materials.

A low-energy, auto-sensing (0.03A,12-24VDC) strike, the 0563 runs cool in use. It includes two 1/8" spacers to create two additional sizes, 5/8" and 3/4". The strike is made of high-grade stainless steel, combining exceptional strength and an appealing aesthetic. It's UL 1034-listed to 1500 lbf of static strength. The field-selectable, dual-mode feature allows installers to select between fail safe or fail secure modes. In addition, the non-handed design works with both right- and left-hand doors, and it also includes lockdown holes for secure mounting.

RCI's new 0563 Rim Strike is covered by a five-year limited warranty. See it for the first time at ISC West Booth 8099, April 2-4 in Las Vegas.