Upgrade Solutions

Upgrade solutions for aluminum openings 

As an architectural brand, Adams Rite offers an effective, affordable upgrade path. 

Adams Rite has taken the foundational MS® door prep and built a modular portfolio of mechanical and electromechanical products that provide easy installation and offer simple retrofit solutions for aluminum applications; easily enhancing and improving the safety and security of your opening.

Deadlocks & Deadlatches

  • Backward compatibility allows for the replacement of a mechanical lock with an electrified lock or latch    while maintaining the same door prep
  •  Electrified deadlatches can be the simplest way to electrify an opening and provide flexible traffic control
  • Provides compliance to ADA and Single Motion to Egress (ANSI/BHMA A156.41) code requirements when paired with compatible Adams Rite lever or paddle 
  • Common application: Office, Retail

Electric Strikes

  • Quickly electrifies an opening and can be tied into an existing access control system in conjunction with a card reader or keypad
  • Common application: Small business, office


  • Electrified trim is great for applications where reusing the existing mechanical lockset is preferred
  • Battery operated products provide an simple upgrade when pulling wires is cost prohibitive but stand-alone access control is required
  • Common application: Small business, office

Exit Devices

  • Available with electrification options for standalone access control  or integration with maglocks, card readers, keypads, fire alarms and other control systems. 
  • Options include Electrified Latching (EL) and Motorized Latch Retraction (MLR). Options also available for hollow metal and wood, including the 3000 fire-rated series.
  • Ideal for perimeter and high traffic applications