Call 800-400-5625 for Immediate Assistance

Kaba E-Plex 5000 Push Button Lock

Kaba E-Plex 5000 Push Button Lock sold at Reed Brothers Security

Commercial Use

E-Plex® 5000 Series makes upgrading your traditional keyed locks or mechanical push-button locks easy.  This lock combines the strength, simplicity, and reliability of the distinguished Kaba Simplex®, with the enhanced security and convenience of stand-alone electronic access control.  With many functions available in the wide array of models E=Plex series is incredibly versatile.

Number of Codes: Multiple Users—100 Codes; upgrades to 300 Codes with optional software

Locking Device Options:

  • Cylindrical: Cylindrical latch with 3-hour UL/ULC fire rating
  • Rim Exit Device: Compatible with most leading brands of Exit Devices (Exit Device and Mounting Hardware not included)
  • American Standard Mortise: With 1″ (25 mm) and 1¼” (32 mm) face plate; with and without Deadbolt

Audit Trail: The most recent 9,000 lock events are recorded in memory, including use of the mechanical key override. Software is required to view audit events.

Programming: Locks are programmed via keypad or with optional Microsoft® Excel®-based software— simplifies management of doors and users as facility’s number of users and accesspoints grow

Handing: Non-handed, pre-assembled for left-hand door installations—easily changed in the field

Key Override:

  • Key-in-lever cylinders
  • Small format interchangeable cores
  • Large format removable cores

Operation Modes:

  • PIN access
  • Lockout
  • Passage—can be toggled on/off or can be pre-programmed to relock after a certain number of hours (from 1 to 24)

Authority Levels:

  • Master Level—Performs all set-up and programming functions
  • Manager Level—Administers common programming functions
  • Access User Level—Entry granted with valid PIN
  • Service Level—Codes for single event or single day access, programmable in advance
  • Maintenance Level—No access is granted, but information can be uploaded/downloaded to/from the lock

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
  • Relock time—Adjustable from 2 to 20 seconds

Technical Data

Construction: Extra heavy-duty cylindrical lockset, solid cast housings, solid cast levers, cylindrical drive wear tested for extensive use in indoor and outdoor applications

Door Handing:

  • Cylindrical and E-Plex Mortise—Non-handed, pre-assembled for left-hand door installations—easily changed in the field
  • Exit Trim—Non-handed


  • Cylindrical—2 1⁄8″ (70 mm), 2 3⁄8″ (60 mm)
  • Mortise—2 3⁄4″ (70 mm)
  • Exit Trim—Varies by exit device type


  • Cylindrical—1⁄2″ (13 mm) latch, 3⁄4″ (19 mm) latch (optional)
  • Mortise—3⁄4″ (19 mm) latch, 1″ (25 mm) deadbolt (optional)

Additional Configurations:

Minimum Stile Recommended: 5″ (127 mm)

KEY OVERRIDE: Find a list of key overrides in the Electronic Lock pricebook 

Door Preparation: Easily installs on wood or metal doors; four bolt installation; no wiring

Door Thickness:

  • Cylindrical—1 3⁄8″ (35 mm) to 2 1⁄4″ (57 mm); Pre-assembled to accommodate doors 1 5⁄8″ (41 mm) to 2″ (50 mm)
  • Mortise—1 3⁄4″ (44 mm) to 2 1⁄4″ (57 mm); Pre-assembled to accommodate doors 1 5⁄8″ (41 mm) to 2″ (50 mm)
  • Exit Trim—1 3⁄4″ (44 mm) to 2 1⁄4″ (57 mm); Pre-assembled to accommodate doors 1 5⁄8″ (41 mm) to 2″ (50 mm)

Accessibility Standard: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Durability: ANSI/BHMA Grade 1 Certified (A156.25, A156.2, A156.13, A156.3)

Fire Rating: Three-hour UL/ULC fire door rating for “A” labeled doors


  • Indoor/Outdoor Approved
  • Front Housing: -31 °F (-35 °C) to + 151 °F (66 °C)
  • Rear Housing: -31 °F (-35 °C) to + 130 °F (55 °C)

Manufacturer Warranty: 3-year warranty from date of installation; built-in warranty counter in lock memory


Kaba E-Plex 5000