Kaba E-Plex E5031IC

Pushbutton Keypad Lock (less core)


Grade 1 security and prepped to accept small format Best and equivalents (6 or 7-pin length), and large-format interchangeable cores.

SKU: E5031IC
Your Current Selections:
Your Current Selections:
  • Heavy Duty – ANSI/BHMA Grade 1, stand-alone access control lock, prepped for IC core / Removable core key override (E5031B, E5031C, E5031M, E5031R, E5031S models available)
  • Cylindrical latchbolt locking mechanism (latch includes a 1/4″ deadlocking plunger bolt to prevent jimmying of door)
  • Choose from 6 architectural finishes –  premium finishes may be subject to 2-3 week lead time, including; bright brass (605), satin brass (606), bright chrome (625) and dark bronze with brass accents (744)
  • Supports 100 users; 4-8 digit user access codes (100 million possible code combinations)
  • Easy programming via keypad or PC using optional E-Plex Software Implementation Kit (available at checkout)
  • PC management simplifies administration of doors and users as facility’s number of personnel and access points grow
  • Records a time/date stamp (audit trail) of when user’s accessed your door.  Downloads into easy to use reports.  Requires E-plex 300 Software Implementation Kit (sold separately)
  • 3 operating modes:  PIN code entry, lockout, or passage mode (you can toggle the passage mode, or program it so the door re-locks after certain number of hours [1-24])
  • 5 authority access levels let you determine who has privileges to specific lock functions
  • Tested extensively in outdoor and marine environments – performed flawlessly
  • Choose from 6 decorative finishes – please allow for small lead time on premium finishes; bright brass, satin brass, and bright chrome
  • 3,000 event audit trail
  • Battery Operation:  4 AA alkaline batteries included.  Batteries located in interior housing cover.  Low battery indicator.  Non-volatile memory; lock’s data preserved if batteries fail
  • Quick and easy installation.  Patented electrobolt  technology provides “sandwich” fitting.  No wiring to or through door; no risk of pinched wires.  Instructions and two-hole drilling template supplied
  • Out of the box ready – Programming and operating manuals provided
  • Fits virtually all left and right swing doors
  • Key override options:  Lock accepts I/C and Removable cores from Best, Best Equivalents (Arrow, Falcon, etc.), Corbin Russwin, Medeco/ASSA/Yale (5 or 6-pin length), Sargent, and Schlage (you may use your own core in the lock, or order a matching core for your prep here)
  • 2 3/4″ Backset included (2 3/8″ available at checkout); How do I measure?
  • 3-year manufacturer warranty from date of install; memory has a built-in warranty counter

GoKeyless™ is a factory trained and authorized Kaba E-Plex® dealer. Sales, service, support, valid warranties. It's why thousands of clients around the world choose GoKeyless™ for their security and access control needs each year.

GoKeyless™ is a factory trained and authorized Kaba dealer. Sales, service, support, valid warranties. It's why thousands of clients around the world choose GoKeyless™ for their security and access control needs each year. Outclasses.  Outlasts.  Outperforms.  Upgrading your traditional key locks or mechanical push-button locks is easier than ever with the E-Plex 5000 Series.  This lock combines the strength, simplicity, and reliability of the distinguished Kaba Simplex, with the enhanced security and convenience of stand-alone electronic access control.  You and your staff can now use secure codes for access.  And since this is auto-locking, you can be assured that doors will always be locked.  This adds another layer of security to protect confidential and/or private information in the spaces behind those doors.  Does this lock require AC/DC current?  Nope.  It's fully battery powered, saving you on the overall costs of implementation and installation.  You can be up and running in less than hour time.  "I've never heard of Kaba, who are they?"  Glad you asked!  Kaba has been around since the 1800's making first-class locking technologies.  They are the largest provider of access control products in the world.
Exterior Dimensions

8 7/8 (H) x 3 3/8 (W) x 3 3/16 (D) in.

Inside Dimensions

8 7/8 (H) x 3 3/16 (W) x 2 1/8 (D) in.

Door Thickness Minimum

1 3/8 in.

Door Thickness Maximum

2 1/4 in.

Battery Type


Battery Life

180,000 Cycles

Code Length

4 to 8 Digits

Code Capacity


Event Audit Trail




Outside Operating Temperature Range

-31 °F (-35 °C) to + 151 °F (66 °C)

Inside Operating Temperature Range

-31 °F (-35 °C) to + 130 °F (55 °C)


Solid cast exterior housing, Solid cast, ADA-compliant levers


2 ¾

Door Handing


Door Prep

Standard 2 1/8 in. Cross-Bore, Edge Bore: 1 in., Through-Bolt Hole(s)

Door Stile Width

Minimum 5 in.




Kaba E-Plex

Lock Features

Audit Trail, Passage Mode

Handle Type

Lever Handle Door Locks

Locking Device

Cylindrical Latch

Door Opening


Access Type

Keypad – Digits

Fire Rating

3-hour UL/ULC fire rating for A labeled doors

ANSI Rating

Grade 1 (Best)

BHMA Rating

Grade 1 (Best)


9.5 lbs


3 Year Manufacturer

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