Adams Rite Storefront Locks

Adams Rite Storefront Locks

Adams Rite Storefront Locks are found in most aluminum style storefront doors. They all come with very similar problems, most of which are very easy to solve. For instance when the cylinders just suddenly start rejecting keys or not releasing the keys  There are only a few different styles of Adams Rite locks and they come in similar back sets.

Firstly the deadbolt

Adams Rite deadbolt

Available in 3 back sets 1 1/2″  31/32″  1 1/8″


Secondly the hook bolt

Adams Rite storefront hook bolt

Available in 3 back sets 1 1/2″  31/32″  1 1/8″


In addition there is the Adams Rite Dead latch

Adams Rite Storefront Deadlatch

Available in 3 back sets 1 1/2″  31/32″  1 1/8″

To clarify here a few of the problems found with storefront locks:

  • Mortise cylinder spins freely
  • Lock cylinder doesn’t turn far enough to engage the lock
  • Mortise cylinder falls out
  • Bolt drops after locked
  • Key gets sticks in storefront lock