Security for Commercial Establishments
Tripod Turnstile
Technical Data Unit BGI T141
Passage width mm 550
Throughput rate P/M 40
Power supply V(AC) 220~240
Operational voltage V(DC) 24
Max power consumption w 32
Frequency Hz 50~60
Ingress Protection IP 66
Working temperature Minus 25 to +70
Electro-magnetic drive DC
Dimension excluding bars mm 480x280x980
Net weight including bars kg 44
MTBF Operations 200000
Frame/ Cover Stainless Steel SS304
Display Red/ Green LED
Visual Indicator Optional

All turnstile models are space efficient security barriers, with a compact design, yet offer sufficient space to integrate any access control system.

They can be mounted with display, passage counter, card reader, token operation, traffic lights, command console, alarm system against unauthorised entries, interfaced with a PC through a RS232 line.

The unique Bi- Directional Tripod with dropping arm feature provides a fail- safe safety solution in case of an emergency or power failure, providing egress in case of crisis evacuations.

  • Semi-auto mode: After reading card , the passenger pushes the arm by hand untill he goes through the barriers and the arm arrives in home position
  • Full-auto mode: The passenger pushes the arm at a little strength after reading card, and the arm will automatically rotate forward by motor power untill the arm arrives in home position
  • Pure mechanical mode: The passenger pushes the arm by hand untill he goes through the barriers
  • Mono or bi-directional function in mechanical and electrical versions
  • Automatic reset of barrier arms after each passage
  • When power is down, the solenoid looses the magnetic energisation and the drop arm falls down. Now when the power comes back the solenoid is automatically reset and the system is ready for operation again.
  • Electronic people counting mechanism.
  • Cable or wireless remote control panel key override control for emergency situations or tripod turnstiles can be supplied with anti-panic folding arms, without any special keys or tools, the anti- panic folding arms provide free passage in emergency situations. Under normal conditions they function as standard barrier arms
  • Adjustable time out delay.
Operating modes
  • Single passage in the set direction
  • Bi-directional single passage
  • Free passage in the set direction
  • Always free
  • Always locked
  • Housing: Made in metal sheet and painted with 20/lO , or in stainless steel AISI 304 o AISI316.
  • Barrier arms stainless steel, anti-panic arms (optional) stainless steel
  • Lid (optional) stainless steel or artificial stone (black / brown)
Colours and Finishes
  • High quality powder coating plus lacquered finish
  • Dark grey colour high quality powder coating plus lacquered finish
  • Sandpaper powder coating with pearl mica effect
  • Heavy-duty design for 24 hours continuous application
  • Heavy duty pull type solenoid
  • Indoor or outdoor application
  • High durability with industrial parts
  • All the running is quiet without any noise and shaking
  • Dry contact relay
  • 12 volt or 24 volt pulse relay