MS Mortice Lock - Virtually indestructible
Virtually indestructible, the MS Series is designed to perform across a full range of applications. The MS Series is a heavy duty, stainless steel, fire rated mortice lock, which has been designed, engineered and built for optimal performance across a full range of applications. Although, originally designed for high usage commercial doors, when paired with suitable lever or plate furniture, this lock becomes ideal for residential applications.Downloads
Case, cover and faceplate are constructed of 304 grade stainless steel. The lock hubs. latchbolt and auxiliary latch are constructed of high grade sintered stainless steel. Springs are of high grade spring steel.
The MS2 M Series mortice lock and has been assessed to comply with the SL3 rating from SCEC.
Kaba MS Series locks conform to level SL8 (Physical Security) in accordance with Australian lock standard AS4145.2·2008.
Kaba MS Series mortice locks conform to level D8 (Durability) in accordance with Australian lock standard AS4145.2·2008.
The Kaba MS2 M Series has been successfully tested on fire door assemblies in accordance with AS1905 Part 1: fire resistant doorsets.
Note: Doors in an escape path require free egress and lever furniture to allow escape in direction of travel.
Universal "T" shape strike plate as standard. For convenience the MS2 M Series is supplied with 1 standard lip strike (32mm) and 1 x short lip strike (25mm) to suit the partition frames.
Anti-Lockout (Kick Off)
This function is built into the MS2 M Series lock and can be easily activated or de-activated. Primary lock is supplied de-activated; refer to functions for further information.
The MS2 M Series offers a latch hold back function via a 130 cylinder with a hold back cam (CAMH) ordered separately, with or without cylinder.
Rebate kits are available as accessory to convert the MS Series lock or latch into a rebated unit.
Fabricator kits are available as accessory to accommodate installation on metal/aluminium doors and frames.
Standard 60mm backset.
32mm to 50mm as standard. Thicker door kits are available on application.
The MS Series with 60mm backset fits a standard 120mm x 87mm x 20mm (25mm faceplate) mortice. MS7 extended backset mortice lock requires a deeper mortice preparation refer to installation templates.
14mm latchbolt. including a separate auxiliary dead latch with a 9.5mm projection.
To facilitate latch retraction and maintain lock security the gap between the faceplate and the strike plate should not be less than 3mm or greater than 4mm.
Standard Kaba 130 type oval shaped cylinder (refer to cam options for functions).
The Kaba MS2 M Series with latch is compatible with most common electric strikes.
Handing and Functions
The MS Series lock body is non-handed to suit left hand or right-hand open in or open out doors and functions are easily changeable on site. For convenience, handed functions can be ordered from the factory and are supplied with turn adaptors and cams (refer to functions in the catalogue section - under Documents or Downloads). Cylinders and furniture sold separately.