When someone wants to install an electromagnetic lock on the pull side of the door, I feel like it’s my civic duty to warn them that the installation will not be pretty. I was finally able to get a photo of this application in the T.F. Green Airport today, so I’ll be able to use it as descriptive evidence in the future.
Here’s a photo of a mag-lock installed on the push side of the door (the more common mounting location):
And here’s the one at the airport mounted on the pull side. Yuck.