Simplex 8100 - Mortise

Simplex Mechanical Pushbutton Locks eliminate problems and costs associated with issuing, controlling, and collecting keys and cards.


Kaba Simplex 8100 Series - Satin Chrome
Simplex 8100 Series L8148* - 26D Satin Chrome

The Simplex 8100 Mechanical pushbutton lock, with mortise locking device options and lever handle, provides exterior access by combination, while allowing free egress.


No Battery: Fully mechanical lock eliminates the material and labor expense of battery replacements

Locking Device:

  • Mortise with 1" (25 mm) deadbolt, ¾" (19 mm) two-piece anti-friction latch
  • Mortise with ¾" (19 mm) two-piece anti-friction latch

Number of Codes: Single access code—one easy-to-manage code for all users

Programming: Lock is easily programmed via keypad without removing lock from the door

Handing: Factory-handed; not field reversible

Key Override (Optional): Small format interchangeable cores, large format removable cores

Operation Mode:

  • Pushbutton Access
  • Passage (select models)—allows access without using the lock entry code. Feature activated from the inside with a thumbturn or key (included with all passage feature models).
  • Deadbolt (select models)—added security of 1" deadbolt. Access permitted by combination or key override.
  • Lockout (all models)—disables the lock from the inside so that the entry codes cannot be used to gain access. Access is permitted using key override.

Economical: A cost effective access control solution

Technical Data

Construction: Cast front housing; unified trim plate; fixed ADA—compliant levers

Numeric Keypad: Vandal resistant, solid metal pushbuttons

Standard Finishes:

  • Antique Brass 05 (609)
    Antique Brass
  • Satin Chrome 26D (626)
    Simplex Satin Chrome Finish - 26D (626)

Optional Finishes:

  • Bright Chrome 026 (625)
    Simplex Bright Chrome Finish - 026 (625)
  • Bright Brass 03 (605)
    Simplex Bright Brass Finish - 03 (605)

Backset: 2¾" (70 mm)

Latch: ¾" (19 mm) two-piece anti-friction latch; 1" (25 mm) optional deadbolt

Minimum Stile Recommended: 5" (127 mm)

Strike: 4⅞" (124 mm) L x 1¼" (32 mm) W x ¼" (6 mm) D Deadbolt/Latch mortise strike plate

Key Override

  • Interchangeable Cores: Small format—Best and equivalents (6 or 7-pin length); core not included
  • Removable Cores: Large format—Medeco/ASSA/Yale/Abloy (5 or 6-pin length), Corbin Russwin, Schlage, and Sargent; core not included

Door Preparation: Easily installs on wood or metal doors. Standard (86) mortise preparation

Door Thickness: 1¾" (44 mm) to 2¼" (57 mm)

Accessibility Standard: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); fixed ADA-compliant levers

Durability: Weather resistant

Fire Rating: 3-hour UL/ULC fire rating for "A" labeled doors

Warranty: 3-year warranty