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Linear Gate – A Choice of Today’s Property Owners

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The Linear BGU Gate is widely used to control the parking applications, and are available in 1/3 and 1/2 horsepower, 115V or 230V supply voltage and various arm lengths.

There are numerous key features of these gates are:

  • It has a dual V-belt.
  • These gates can be easily adjustable cam-operated limit switches.
  • Power on/off switch
  • Lockable and removable front cover for easy access
  • Built-in maximum run timer and auto close timer
  • Heavy-duty right angle gear reducer
  • All accessory connections 24 VDC
  • Heavy-duty harmonic link with oil impregnated bronze bushings
  • Master/second with simple 3-wire connection
  • Gate arm clamp with breaker bar
  • Duplex receptacle (115 VAC units only)
  • Full system capable for access control and reversing devices
  • Motor has manually-resettable overload
  • Integral APeX Controller
  • Weather resistant galvanized steel cabinet with powder coat finish
  • On-board APeX Controller three-button control station

Gate operators are divided into four classifications, which totally depend on the design and usage.

Class I – Residential Vehicular Gate Operator: This gate is used in a home or for one to four single family residences in a common garage or parking area that is associated with these dwellings.

  • Class II – Commercial / General Access Vehicular Gate Operator: It is used in a commercial location or building such as a multi-family housing, family units, hotel, retail store or other building servicing the general public.
  • Class III – Industrial / Limited Access Vehicular Gate Operator: Generally, this gate is used in an industrial location or building such as a factory or loading dock area or other location not intended to service the general public.