AUTOGATE manufactures glass turnstiles in a variety of configurations.

These turnstiles have a wide range of applications for high security and high volume access control.

Available in a range of colours with an option to match corporate colour schemes.

The toughened glass arms do not tarnish or scratch and the high quality finish will withstand continuous and prolonged use even in corrosive atmospheres.

AUTOGATE turnstiles are designed to provide many years of maintenance-free service.

Turnstiles Allow

Time and attendance monitoring/staff control

Unmanned secure entrances

No intimidation of security personnel

Random search options

Counting facility which can be remotely monitored

Ticket sales verification

Coupling to metal detector alarm – emergency lock up

Positive locking

Coupling to BREATHALYSER UNIT – emergency lock up

Ideal for use in

Administrative buildings


Insurance offices


Corporate offices

Residential buildings


Available in single only configuration, to allow : entrance only, exit only, passage in both directions

3-arm (120°) configuration

Suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications

Compatible with all access control systems

Limits access to authorised persons only

Optional electronic random search facility for theft control

Low voltage down lighting

Can be configured to free-wheel or remain locked in event of a power failure

Toughened glass frame

Toughened glass rotor arms

Available with brushed stainless steel or powder coated to colour spec finish

Silent trouble free operation

Passage frequency +-15 persons per minute

Technical Specifications

Power Supply : 12V AC/DC

Pulse time : 0.2 – 0.75 seconds potential free contacts

Current Draw : 15VA at 12V

Modular electronic control in 11-pin plug-in cartridge

Auto time-out locking for security

Point of no return access

Manual override in power failures or optional power back-up of ± 8 hours available

Free-standing unit which bolts down onto floor

Rubber block in bush shock absorbing coupling

Mechanical pawl locking mechanism

Hardened pins and pawl rollers in double shear coupling

100% duty cycle 12V DC solenoids, hardchromed PTFE armatures, DU bushes

Spindle locking drum supported at both ends with sealed bearing

GUARANTEE : 5 Years unconditional and irrespective of usage level on all mechanical components, 12 months on electrical components, does not include failure due to fire, unstable power supply, power surge or vandalism, includes parts and labour


Glass Turnstiles Brochure