Two-arm turnstiles

October 2013 Access Control & Identity Management

Security against unauthorised access is just as high with 2-arm turnstiles as with 3-arm turnstiles, and at comparable investment costs.

In case of emergency, especially indoors, the 3-arm option with fold-down arms has long been used as reliable safety technology. The 2-arm technology is the logical next step in development after the folding-arm turnstile. It takes the above advantages and adds a new dimension of security, economy and comfort.

Security: No dangling arms to stumble over. Immediate restoration of checkpoint mode after the all-clear means less time in the uncontrolled open phase and lowers the risk of unauthorised entry.

Economy: No more complicated escape mechanisms. This reduces investment and maintenance costs and increases the economic lifespan and availability.

Comfort: Barrier-free access for the disabled and persons with strollers or heavy luggage. Standard pedestrian access and barrier-free entry in the same lane. Nearly noiseless operation.

For more information contact Flow Systems Manufacturers, +27 (0)11 762 2453, info@flowsystems.co.za, www.flowsystems.co.za




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