Flexibility of traffic control and easy installation is offered by 4920AN Heavy Duty Deadlatch. A key-controlled bolt hold-back feature allows for two-way traffic for applications which require free entrance at certain times and exit-only at other times. This allows a "locked" entrance to be used as an exit by visitors already in the building. Turn key or operate handle or paddle to retract spring-loaded latchbolt. To hold bolt retracted, push it in and secure by reverse turn of key. Interchangeable, without stile modification, with any MS1850SN deadbolt of same backset and faceplate shape. Replaces 4520 and discontinued 4720 ANSI Deadlatches. For hollow metal or wood doors prepared for hardware according to the specifications of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Lock accepts any standard 1" [25.4 mm] length, 1-5/32" [29.4 mm] diameter mortise cylinder with MS cam such as the 4036 Mortise Cylinder or thumbturn such as the 4066 Thumbturn, available separately. Lock accepts cylinder from either or both sides.