Dormakaba E-Plex 1500 Series

The E-Plex 1500 Series provides exterior access by PIN code, while allowing free egress. This small, sleek keyless electronic pushbutton deadbolt lock replaces existing deadbolt and eliminates problems and costs associated with issuing, controlling, and collecting keys and cards.


No Wires: Requires no wiring to or through the door—eliminates risk of damage from pinched wires that can result in costly callbacks

Locking Device Options: Mechanical 1″ throw deadbolt

Number of Codes: Multiple Users—100 Codes

Audit Trail: The most recent 1,000 lock events are recorded in memory, including the use of mechanical key override. Software is required to view audit events.

Programming: Lock is easily programmed via keypad without removing lock from the door or with optional Microsoft Excel-based software

Key Override: 1539 6-pin cylinder; Schlage “C” Keyway

Operation Modes:

PIN access

Passage—can be toggled on/off or can be pre-programmed to re-lock after a certain number of hours


Authority Levels (5): Authority levels allow who has access to specific lock operations, including:



Service User (one-time access or “come-and-go” access for 1 to 24 hours)

Access User

Maintenance Unit User

User Parameters:

Code length–adjustable to accept 4 to 8 digits

Anti-tamper lockout—adjustable from 3 to 9 invalid attempts with an

adjustable period of 0 to 90 seconds

Re-lock time—adjustable from 2 to 20 seconds

Technical data

Construction: Heavy-duty Grade 2 lockset, solid brass cast exterior housing with deadbolt, metal pushbuttons

Backsets: Adjustable 2⅜” (60 mm) or 2¾” (70 mm)

Minimum Stile Recommended: 4″ (102 mm)

Door Preparation: ASA 161—easily installs on door preparation with one additional through bore hole; wood or metal doors

Door Thickness: 1⅝” (41 mm) to 2″ (50 mm)

Fire Rating: Meets UL 10C on fire-rated doors up to and including three hours UL fire-rated deadbolt

Durability: BHMA 156.36, Grade 2; meets requirements of ANSI A156.25 for dust, rain, humidity, and salt spray corrosion tests

Environmental: Outside and inside housing; -31 °F to 151 °F (-35 °C to 66 °C)

Warranty: Two-year warranty from date of installation; built-in warranty counter in lock memory

Standard Finishes:

Satin Chrome 26D (626) housings and levers

Optional Finishes:

Bright Brass 03 (605) housings and levers

Dark Bronze 744 (10B).