What are Automatic Swing Gates?
A swing gate is a couple of gates that swing open on the press of a button on the remote or an entrance control board. Hence these are also called remote control gates. These are the most widely used automatic gates since they are easy to install, operate and maintain. Swinging gates have a tendency to be less expensive and less cumbersome to use than sliding gates and are best used in premises with space for the gates to swing inwards into the property, however, it is also possible for swinging gates to open outwards. Remote control gates or as we call them, automatic gates are used in most of the house that is being built and people are also replacing their old manual gates with the new, more secure form of gates. These have an additional feature built in of apartment intercoms where residents can know who rang the bell and can open the automatic gates from inside the apartment. With the apartment intercoms, they can also talk to the person on the door, like the driver and can tell them to leave the car keys on top of the car, for instance.
Iron Guys swing gate system give security by controlling pedestrians as well as vehicles by securely controlling access to the premises with the help of automatic gates and apartment intercoms.
A Typical Automatic Swing Gate Installation
An Iron Guys swing gate system is built from:
ü Maybe a couple wooden or metal gates, designed keeping in mind the end goal to fit in with the environment and your own prerequisites
ü Remote controls so as to work the automatic gates from your vehicle
ü Gate operators. These are the small machines that open and close the gate
ü A control board with which to control access to the premises
ü An intercom or numeric keypad, which can be used for access controls for the administrator or entry without the remote
ü Photoelectric cells. These are sensors that identify the presence of an individuals or vehicles near the automatic gate thus avoiding any mishaps or harm to vehicles.
Types of Swing Gates:
Type 1 Swing Gate Motor - Above Ground Ram
The Above Ground Ram, otherwise called a worm driven gate mechanism, is an electromechanical mechanism that can be used when installing a new pair of automatic gates or a single swing gate. This mechanism can be implemented regardless of the kind of material used to manufacture the automatic gates, be it wood or metal both are a suitable material for this mechanism. The Above Ground Ram is perfect for vast or heavy gates measuring up to 7 meters in width. It is easy to install, as no burrowing is required. It is joined to the gate posts and works by rotating where appended keeping in mind the end goal to pull the gate open and push it shut.
Type 2 Swing Gate Motor - Above Ground Articulated Arm
The Above Ground Articulated Arm is perfect when different sorts of automatic gates mechanism can't be used because the column with which the gate is connected to is too expansive. They use a pivoted arm to stretch around the column and open the gate. The Above Ground Articulated Arm can be utilized for gates up to 4000mm each leaf in length, and, similar to the Above Ground Ram, can be utilized when introducing paired or single swinging gates, regardless of whether wooden or metal. It can likewise be used to automate most pre-installed gates.
Type 3 Swing Gate Motor - Underground Gate Operators
The most prominent technique for remote control gates is the Underground Gate Operator. It is discreet and does not influence the beauty of the gate it is joined to. The Underground Gate Operator can be utilized for gates up to 3500mm each leaf in length, and, similar to the above gates, can be used when installing paired or single swinging gates, regardless of whether wooden or metal. It can likewise be used to automate most pre-installed gates, and are available in two types, electro-mechanical and hydraulic powered.