Gate Automation

Yes, hassle free gate automation is now a reality. Speak to us if you want to remove the frustration of gate automation and make use of a smooth running automated gate.

A reliable gate installation is dependent on a quality installation, the following factors must be taken into consideration:

Concrete Tracks:

All concrete tracks should be laid using a 5mm thick angle iron with 16mm round bar on top to ensure minimal friction. This track must be level.

Cabling:

All cabling must be laid in conduit. No underground joins can be tolerated.

Wheels:

All wheels must be manufactured from bright steel Teflon.Wheels are available for  and have sealed bearings.

Safety:

Safety support posts must be used to prevent the gate from falling over and injuring a loved one.

End Stops:

Sturdy end stops must be used front and back.
Dove Tail Brackets to capture gate in the closed position.

Anti-Lift Brackets:

To prevent a criminal from lifting and removing your gate to gain entry.

Gate Motors:

Gate motors are available in 220 volt and 12-volt battery back up for:

  • Sliding Gates
  • Single Swing Gates
  • Double Swing Gates
  • Anti-Theft Brackets are available & essential for all motors

 

The Centurion range of products is recommended for residential and Complex use.

Some features are:

  • Auto-close facility
  • Anti-crushing
  • Advanced lightning protection
  • 12 volt battery back-up
  • High speed operation
  • SABS Built in Lightning Protection

 

For Heavy Duty Installations such as Road Closures, Large Complexes and Heavy Gates (Residential or Commercial) we recommend the Centurion D-10 gate motor be fitted with a cooling fan and 24volt battery backup.

Many optional accessories are available:

  • Infrared safety beams – to prevent a closing gate from damaging your vehicle
  • Courtesy gate lights – Controlled by a day/night sensor, manual switch or a timer switch
  • Remote controls – long range, from 1 to 6 buttons; – Operating on 403 MHZ or 433 MHZ. with code hopping for high security –  Very Important
  • LED gate status indicators
  • Pedestrian key switches
  • Anti-theft brackets – Essential
  • Underground loop detector. Used for Booms & Gate Motors – can be safety devices on opening / closing triggers.

All gate motors can be connected to your household intercom system.