The easy and fast to setup Norton 5700 Series Electrohydraulic Low Energy Operator is an ideal power operator for moderate or medium-duty usage. The 5700 Series Low Energy Operator can be coordinate and power an electric strike for access control.

Applications for the Norton 5700 Series Electrohydraulic Low Energy Operator include Dorm Rooms, Doctors’ Offices, Retirement Facilities, and Worship Centers.

Norton 5700 Series Electrohydraulic Low Energy Operator


  • Ease of installation and setup
  • Simple instructions
  • Application versatility and ease of adjustment; push or pull side mounting units available
  • Operates as mechanical surface closer during close cycles, when door is opened manually or if power is turned off; quiet operation
  • Spring force provides the feel of a normal manual door closer; door can be opened manually if desired


  • Norton® 1601/1601BF series door closer
  • Non-Handed
  • Unit Activation Options: wall switches, motion sensor, radio frequency device
  • End-User On/Off Switch
  • Hold Open options; 0-30 seconds (5 seconds minimum required for ADA and ANSI/BHMA A156.19)
  • Obstruction Detection: motor stops if door is obstructed during an opening; door closes under manual spring force (not to exceed 15lbf)
  • “Push and Close”; allows the operator to skip the hold open time when it is not necessary or required
  • Adjustable door sensitivity
  • Overload Safety Shut-Off – after two minutes of receiving a door activation signal, the inverter will time out and close the door; prevents motor/inverter damage
  • Motor Start Delay for Locking Hardware – 0-5 second delay to allow locking hardware to release first
  • Onboard power supply for accessories: 24V DC (1.1A)
 Typical Applications:
  • Hospitals
    • Behavioral Health
    • X-Ray Room
    • Patient Room
  • Colleges or Universities
    • Dorm Rooms
  • Strip Mall
    • Main Entrance Doors
 Electrical Data:
  • Power Input; 120V AC, 60Hz
  • Current Draw: 0.9A
  • Auxiliary Output: 24V DC @ 1.1A
  • Relay Output: SPDT 0.9A
    • Normally Open/Normally Closed (jumper)
    • For electric strike function
  • UL / cUL listed for use on fire rated doors; UL10C listed for positive pressure fire test
  • Meets ADA requirements
  • ANSI/BHMA A156.19 certified

To place your order for a Norton 5700 Series Electrohydraulic Low Energy Operator or for a quote, contact your local IDN Branch.

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