The Arrow DC500 Series Heavy Duty Surface Applied Door Closers are ideal for Institutions or other high traffic applications. The DC500 is designed for end users looking for value and versatility in a rugged design making this Series suitable for a wide variety of applications.

Sizes (Adjustable):

• DC516 closers are adjustable for spring sizes 1 through 6 .


• UL/cUL listed.
• UL10C listed for positive pressure to comply with UBC-72 (1997).
• Meets the requirements of ANSI A156.4 and ANSI ICC A117.1.

ADA/Americans with Disabilities Act:

• Meets ADA requirements (Americans with Disablities Act).



• Heavy duty cast iron body.
• Hardened steel rack and pinion.
• High tensile steel springs.
• Staked valves
• Two non-critical adjusting valves sweep and latch) control
closing speed.
• Backcheck intensity valve.
• All temperature fluid.
• Full plastic cover standard.
• Non-handed for regular, top jamb and parallel arm mount applications.
• Supplied with fully threaded self reaming/tapping screws, machine
nuts and thru-bolts for 1-3/4" thick doors.

• DC5xx-1 Series door closers are supplied with a hold open arm.
• DC5xx-2 has a heavy duty parallel arm with a stop feature for door openings between 90° and 110°.
• DC5xx-3 has a heavy duty parallel arm with a stop and thumb turn
hold open feature for door openings between 90° and 110°.
• Packaging: one per box and four boxes per carton.
• 10 year limited warranty.


• Aluminum (689), Specify AL
• Dark Bronze (690), Specify DBZ