PDQ 5500

Architectural ADA Commercial Door Closer


ADA, UL Listed, BHMA Certified

SKU: 5501 BC PA
Your Current Selections:
Your Current Selections:
  • Surface Mount Closer for Wood, Metal, Aluminum Frame Doors
  • Heavy-Duty Cast Aluminum Body
  • Stamped Flat Style Arm Assembly
  • Hydraulic control achieved through separate hex-key non-critical sweep, latch and back check adjustments.
  • New, or retrofit simple installation with common 12″ x 3/4″1/16″ mounting hole pattern
  • Rack and pinion operation design
  • High strength aluminum alloy
  • Adjustable controlled closing / Separate hydraulic back check standard / Separate sweep, latch and back check intensity valves / Optional adjustable delayed action
  • Adjustable spring size 1 through 6
  • Mounting:  Common 12” x 3/4” mounting hole pattern retrofits Norton 8500, Yale 3500 and Dorma 8600FC / Tri-packed for regular, top jamb and parallel arm installations / Fasteners furnished for wood and metal doors and frames / Sex nuts and bolts standard
  • Full plastic cover comes standard (non-handed)
  • Choose from multiple painted, and plated architectual finishes
  • Certification:  U.L. and U.L.C. listed / Complies with UL 10C and BC 7.2 (1997) / Conforms to the requirements of ANSI A156.4 Grade 1 / Meets the requirements of ANSI A117.1 and ADA
  • WARRANTY:  Twenty-Five (25) year limited warranty
  • COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:  Republic of South Korea.  Meets the requirements of the Buy American Act
GoKeyless™ is a factory trained and authorized PDQ 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. Don't struggle to keep doors closed.  Use this narrow projection, fully featured commercial grade door closer by PDQ.  Whether it's a strong breeze, or building codes, the 5500 can get the job done.  It won't make noise when doing so, and it will gently latch your doors with a controlled close, the speed is even fully adjustable by you.  Uncertainty of whether doors are open or shut is removed, and it's all done at a low-cost, 25 year warranty, guaranteed to help you save money in the process.
Door Handing


ANSI Rating

A156.4, Grade 1 (Best)






6 lbs


25 Year Limited Manufacturer

Door Size

Up to 48 in. exterior, Up to 54 in. interior

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