Schlage ND53PD ATH (Athens) Entrance Lever Lock

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  • Extra Heavy Duty, ANSI/BHMA Certified Grade 1
  • Schlage’s strongest cylindrical entry lock
  • ADA compliant, 3-hour fire-rated

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Schlage ND53PD ATH Grade-1 Cylindrical Lever Lock, Entrance Function, Athens Lever

The ND Series is ANSI/BHMA Grade 1 certified and performs beyond the Grade 1 standards. The Schlage ND is regularly used in healthcare, education, government, office, retail, and other commercial applications.

ANSI Function F109 – Turn/push button locking. Pushing and turning button locks outside lever requiring use of key until button is manually unlocked. Push button locking. Pushing button locks outside lever until unlocked by key or by rotating inside lever. Inside lever always free. Deadlocking latch bolt.

  • Significantly exceeds ANSI/BHMA Grade 1 requirements
  • Withstands 3,100 in-lb. of abusive lever torque, as well as 1,600 lbs. of offset lever pull for protection against pry bar attacks
  • Not only strong from attacks, but it also shows nearly zero droop or wobble after 16 million cycles
  • The strongest cylindrical lock Schlage has ever built



605 Bright Brass, 606 Satin Brass, 612 Satin Bronze, 613 Oil Rubbed Bronze, 619 Satin Nickel, 622 Matte Black, 625 Bright Chrome, 626 Satin Chrome, 626AM Satin Chrome Antimicrobial, 643e Aged Bronze


Schlage C Keyway, Schlage S123 Keyway

Lever Design

ATH (Athens)

Lock Function

Entry (Entrance)


Heavy Duty

ANSI/BHMA Standard

Meets and Exceeds ANSI/BHMA A156.2, Series 4000, Grade 1

ADA Compliance

Meets ADA requirements – A117.1 Accessibility Code

Fire Rating

UL/cUL listed up to 3 Hours (A Label) – UL symbol on the latch front



Cylinder & Keys

6-pin conventional, keyed different, with 2 keys




1/2” throw, deadlocking – 1-1/8" x 2-1/4" face


4-7/8” x 1-1/4” ASA/ANSI strike with curved lip to meet ANSI A115.2 door frame preparation

Door Thickness



10 Years


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