8800 Series (Life-Safety) Narrow Stile Starwheel Rim Exit Device

Adams Rite Exit Device Configurator

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  • Choose your exit device and select your product options
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The 8800 Series Narrow Stile Rim Exit Device is designed for narrow stile aluminum applications that require a life-safety exit device with Starwheel interlocking solution.
Designed for use in applications with single doors or pairs of doors with a mullion.


UL 305 Panic Hardware
ANSI/BHMA A156.3, Grade 1


Materials: Push bar made of extruded aluminum, clad or anodized in a variety of finishes.

Handing: Device is non-handed.

Push bar Length: Standard sizes: dimensioned for 30"[762.0 mm], 36" [914.4 mm], 42" [1,066.8mm], and 48" [1,219.2 mm] openings. Standard width bars can be field cut to the next smallest opening width.

Door Thickness: Suits 1-3/4" [44.5 mm] standard, up to 2-1/4" [57.2 mm].

Stile Width: Minimum 2" [50.8 mm] stile. Fits narrow, medium, and wide stile aluminum doors.

Projection: 2-5/8" [66.7 mm] when fully projected,1-5/8" [41.3 mm] when dogged.

Dogging: Standard dogging with hex key or optional cylinder dogging. Electric dogging option also available.

Fasteners: Standard machine screws.

Cylinders: Select any standard 1-5/32" [29.4 mm] diameter rim cylinder such as the 8736 Rim Cylinder. Available separately.

Cylinder x Fixed Pull Functions: For function 03 (Night latch - key releases latch) select any standard1-5/32" [29.4 mm] diameter rim cylinder such as the 8736 Rim Cylinder.

Entry Trim Functions: For entry trim function 08 (key locks/unlocks lever) or function 09 (key releases lever) select any standard 1" [25.4 mm] length, 1-5/32" [29.4 mm] diameter mortise cylinder with MS® cam such as the 4036 Mortise Cylinder. Accommodates cylinder lengths from 1" [25.4mm] to 1-1/4" [31.8 mm]. Available separately.

Strike: Standard strike and narrow versions for centering doors in 4"jamb (both strikes included).

Removable Mullion: Allows the use of rim exit devices on paired doors without narrowing the doors. Provides higher security and better traffic flow than paired doors with vertical rod exit devices. 3890 Aluminum Mullion available separately. Select for use with doors up to 8' [2.44 m] or 10' [3.05 m]. Available in 313 Dark bronze anodized or 628 Clear anodized finish.

Standard Package: Individually boxed.

Shipping Weight: 10 lbs [4.54 kg]


Starwheel Bolt: 

1. When door closes, the interlocking noseguard and Starwheel bolt close around the strike. The deadlocking slide springs over, locking the Starwheel bolt to the strike.

2. When push bar is depressed, the deadlocking slide moves back, allowing the door to unlock from the strike. This unique interlock provides solid securityand prevents jamb spreading.

(see illustration in attached catalog page download)



• Electrification Options: (MLR) Motorized Latch Retraction, Electric Latch Retraction (EL), Alarm, Monitoring
• Mechanical Options: Cylinder Dogging, Matching End Caps


Related Products: When purchasing this product, please consider the following related products, available separately:

Accessories Cylinders Trim Power

REX-Monitor/Signal Kits

Operable by either 4036 Mortise Cylinderor 8736 Rim Cylinder depending upon theANSI/BHMA functions of the exit device. 3080, 3080E Series Entry Trim, 3090-150, A100 Series Keyless Entry PS-1, PS-SEPS-EXIT Power Supply4612 Power Transfer Device4603 Rectifier, 4605 Transformer