Optical turnstiles are typically installed in high-profile lobbies. They offer excellent security, but not at the expense of style.
PathMinder optical turnstiles assure that only people with a valid electronic ID badge enter the site; an alarm is generated if a person tries to enter without a badge.
Our oval optical turnstiles uses two card readers per lane (one in each direction); our diamond units use one card reader for inbound traffic, and offer free egress.
Features & benefits
Secure. Quarter-inch tailgate detection and advanced
algorithms detect intruders and ensure each person presents
a valid ID badge before entering.
Sophisticated. Twelve sensors in a matrix formation
offer 48 detection beams. Beams at three heights prevent
Certain. False alarm rate is negligible. Detects
and disregards common items such as canes, rolling carry-on
suitcases, dollies, and backpacks. Works well with wheelchairs and guide dogs.
Sexy. Suitable for entrances where an open look
is desirable. Offers a perfect balance of security and
Programmable. Set each direction (incoming & outgoing)
for card access or free passage independently, on the
fly. Control operation and admit guests from the access
control system or from a PC (with optional TCSA control
software). Set programming options with DIP switches or
Speedy. Effortlessly handles 35 people per minute,
Accessible. Meets ADA at a 32" lane width.
Durable. Steel frames and strong housings offer
decades of blemish-free operation.
Flexible. Tiny footprint for easy placement. Can
be arranged in a straight line, in an arc, or in an angled,
offset row. Integrates with any access control system and card reader.
Reliable. Designed for 100% uptime. Sensor beams
are tolerant of severe misalignment. Requires no periodic
maintenance (other than cleaning).