Access Control Turnstiles Guide

By Brian Rhodes, Published Jul 30, 2021, 11:07am EDT

Turnstiles control pedestrian access to secured areas, essentially becoming moving portions of fences, walls, or barricades for physically stopping intruders.

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*******, **** *** ** ugly, *********, ***********, *** downright ********* ** **** unwisely. ****** ** ******* the ****** ***** ** pedestrian ********** *** ******** the ********* ** ********** of **** ****:

  • **** ******
  • ****-******
  • *******
  • ***********
  • ********* *****

**** ***** **** ******* how ** ********* *** number ** ********** ****** as **** ** ********, installing, *** *********** ****.

Turnstile ********

**** ** ***** ** access *******, *** *********** controls *** ** ** effective ** **********.

**** ********* **** * physical ********* ** ******* that ****** ****** **** access ** **********, ******** only *** **** ***** at * ****:

**** * ******** **********, turnstiles *** **** **:

  • ******** ****** **/**** ** Area
  • ***** ****** ******* ******* Areas
  • ********** ******* ***********

*** ****** ** ***** spinning **** ******** *** essentially *********************** *** ********* ***** every **** ******** * controlled **** ** ******** with *** ****** ******.

Turnstile *****

** *** ******** *****, we ******* *** ****** types ** ********** ********** and ******** *** ********* vs ********** ** **** type:

  • **** ******
  • ****-******
  • *******
  • ***********
  • ********* *****

Full ******

***** ********** *** ********* gates **** ****** ** a ****** ** * to ** ****. *********, they *** ******** ** be ******** ** **** sides ** * ***** or ****.

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***** *** *** **** secure ********* ****, *** to *** ********** ** passing ****** ** **** these ***** **** *******, but **** *** **** the **** ***********, **** up *********** *****, *** are ******. ** *******, Free ****** *** ** maintained ** ******** **** to ** '****-********' ** egress **********, *** *** actual ****** *** ***** of ********* **** ** reconciled ***********/****** *****.

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***** ***** ** ********** are **** **** **** monitored ***** ******* ********* security ** ******** ** fences ** **** *******. These ********** **** ***** $7,000 *** *** * single ****, ~$**,*** *** for * ******-***** ****, and ***** *** **** multiple **** *** ******** laborers ** *******.

Half-Height

**** **** ** ********* is **** ** ******** free ****** ** ******** areas, *** *** *** as ********** ******** ** large ** **** ****** units:

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***** ***** *** ******** pieces ** *****-***** ****** for *********** *** ***** and ******** ** ********** traffic. **** *** ***** mounted ** ****** ** two ** ****. ***** units *** ****** ****** over *** *** *** appropriate *** ****-******** ************. These ***** *** **** used ** ******** **** traffic **** **** ***** areas. ***** ********** **** about $*,*** *** ****.

Optical **********

**** **** ** * variation ** *** ***** height ********* **** * lightweight ******** ******* ***, and ** *********** *** 'administrative ****** *******' ****** than ******** *******:

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*** ******* ******* ** to *******/***** ******* ** use ** ******** *****,**** ** *************, ********** ****. ***** ***** *** typically ******* ********** **** access ******* ******* ** detect ********** **** ** area. ***** ********** *** sirens, ******, *** ******* or ********** ********** *** access *******:

***** ***** **** ******* or ********** ********** ******* onboard. ******* ******* ********** are **** **** ** monitor ****** ****** *** large ********* **** ***** or ********** *******. ******* varies **** *******, *** a ********* ******** ******* turnstile ****** ***** $*,*** USD *** *** ***** significantly ****** ** ~$**,*** USD *** ****.

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*** ******* ********* **** is **** *** ** the **** ******, ***** used ** ***** **** admittance **** ** **** rather **** ****** ******** access *******:

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*** ***** ************ ** a ********** ** **** or ******* ******** **** rotate ****** * *******, and *** ******** ******* is ***** ****** ******* a ******** ******** ******* people ******** *** ****.

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******* *** *********** ********* starts ** ~$*** *** for ****** *****, ******** multiple ***** *** ********* installed ********.

Half-Height & ********** *************

*** ******* **** **** less **** **** ****** turnstiles ** **** ********* can **** **** ** climb **** ****, ** is****** **** '****-*******' ** mass ******* *******:

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*** **** ******, ***** turnstiles *** ***** ******** with ***** ******* **** cameras ** ****** ******** staff ** ******* *** areas ***** **** *** deployed.

Revolving *****

*** ** *** **** aesthetically ********, *** ********* turnstiles ***** *** ********* doors.

**** ********* **** ** often **** ** ********. *** ******** ** these ***** ** *** same ** **** ****** turnstiles, *** *** ******** are ********** ***** *** occupancy ******* **** **** a ****** ******:

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***** ****** ******* ********* is ******, ***** *** installation ********** *** **** high. ****** ******-**** **** can **** $*,*** *** and **** ***** **** occupancy ********* *** **** ~$25,000 *** ** **** and ******* *********** ********* and ***** ***** *********** to *******.

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Mandatory *****

*** ** *** **** common ******** **** ********** is ************* ***** *** cannot *** **** *** still **** ******.

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*****, *********** ******* *** inclusion *****/********** *****. ***** *** ***** that ****** *********** ** carts ******* * *******, swinging ******* ** ** alternative ** *** ************ turnstile. ***** *** ***** located ******** ** ********** and *** ******** ** the **** ****** ************** point. **** **** **** access ********, ******** *********** can ** ************ ** travel ******* *** **** rather **** * *********.

***** *** **** ****** an ***** ***** *** supply ***** ** ****** through * ***** **** rather **** *** ******** turnstile. ********* ** ***** one ** ***** ***** in * ***** **** is ******, *** ** is ******* ** ****** them ******** ** ******** parking ***** ** ****/****** areas.

Proper ****** & **** ****** ******

****** ** *** **** important ****** **** ******** turnstile *********. ***** ************** significantly ****** *** ***** number ** ********** ******** to ** *** ***. If *** ****** ** required ********** ***** *************** high, ******** ********** ***** changes ** ****** **** time *** ******* ** flow.

*** ****** ** ********** must ** '*****' ********* to *** ******* ******* they **** ******. **** sizing ** * ***** calculation *** *** **** people *** ****** ******* the ********** ** * given ****** ** ****:

Sizing *******

******** *** ********* ****** example:

*** **** **** ***** to ******* * ***** for *** ****** ** turnstiles ** *** ***** employee ******** ** * manufacturing *****. **** ****** turnstiles **** ** ********* at *** **** ***** line ********** *** ******* lot **** *** ***** building.

***** *** *,*** ********* arriving *** **** ****** this ******, *** ** minutes **** **** *** aside *** **** ******** of *******. *** **** turnstiles ****** ** ****** for **** ***?

******: *** ********* *********** determines **** ** - 18 ********** *** ******** to ****** *,*** ****** in ** *******. * typical ****-****** ********* ** designed ** *********** *** - *** *** ****. The ******* ****-******* **** is * ****** *** turnstile, *** ******. ** 2,000 ****** **** **** through ********** ****** * shift ******, ******** *** time ** ****** **** volume ** ******* ** 15 *******.

(***** ****** ** ******) / ((**** ******* ********* per ***) * (****** of **** *********)) = (Number ** **********)

(*,*** ******) / ((* people *** ******) * (15 *******)) = (**.* turnstiles)

***** ********** *** ********* in '******' ** '******' sized *****, ********** * quote *** ** ********** (or * *******) ** prudent **** * ****** oversizing ** *** ****** of ********** *** *** occasion **** * **** is *** ** *******.

Site ****

********** ********** ***** ******* concrete *** *********** *** fence ****. **** **** should ** ********* ******* and ************, ** * gap ** ******* *** be ******* *** ** extended ****** ** ****. Security ****** ** ******** of ***** ****, *** extra *********** ** ******** of *** **** *** be ******** ***** ********** are *********. **** **** or ******* ******** ***** may ** ******** *** routing ********** *** **** utility ** ********* ****** as ****.

**** ******** *** ***** from *** ******* *** be ******, ********** **** mounting ********** *******. ***** security ******* **** ************ and ********* *** ***** installed ** ***** ****** to ****** ********** *** access *******.

********** *** *** ********* low-voltage ******** *** ************ work ***** **** ** coordinated **** ** ***********. This *** ** ** especially ****** **** ** the *** *********** **** turnstiles *** ***** ******* in *** ******** *** on ******* **********.

*** ********** **** **** elements *** ****** *** cost ** ************ *** turnstile *****.

Integrating **** ****** *******

** **** *****, ********** of *** ***** *** be ********** **** ****** control, ***** ***** *** same ****** ******** *** logic ** *****.

******* ** * ****** door **** ** ******, the ********* ******* ** solenoid ** ********* ** an****** ******* **** ************* ***** **** *********** using ***************** ******* ************** ** ******** ** mounting ****** ** *** turnstile ******:

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**** ********** ********** **** factory ******* ** ********* with ****** *******, *** even ***** ******* *** typically ********* ****.

************

***** ********, ********* ********* should ** '**** *******' directly ** *** ************ site. ********* ** *** type *** ****** ** turnstiles ** ** *********, the ********* ****** *** be ******* ******** ******.

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*** ** **** *** weight, ********* ******* ** ******** ** move *** ******* **** equipment. ************ ** **** turnstiles ****** ** ********** a ***-*** ***, *** to *** ******** **** of ***** *****, *** most ***** *** ** installed ** *** ******* workdays ** ****.

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********** *** ***** ******* outside ** ***** ******* and *** ******* **** at ******** ******** ******. As * ******, **** periodic *********** ****** ** planned ** ******* ***** machines.

*************** ********** ********* *** keeping ********** ***** ********** and ******** ****** ** considered ** ******* **** of ********* ***** *****. In **** *****, *** turnstile ************ **** ***** a ****-****** '*********** ***' of *********** *****, *****, and ******, *** *** installer *** ***** **** in * ******* / Maintenance ********.

[****: **** ***** *** originally ******* ** **** but ************* ******* ** 2021.]

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**** ********* **** ** often **** ** * Mantrap. *** ******** ** these ***** ** *** same ** **** ****** turnstiles, *** *** ******** are ********** ***** *** occupancy ******* **** **** a ****** ******:

** **’* ***** *** more **** * ****** person, ** ** ***** a *******?

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** **’* ***** *** more **** * ****** person, ** ** ***** a *******?

** *** **. ******** are ***** ** ******** control ******** ** ****, but ** ********** ************ (like * ****) ** is ***** ******** ** have **** **** *** person ***** ** * time. ***** * *** and *** **** ** something.

'********' *** **** ** how ******/********** **** ***** throughput.

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**** ***** - ***** value **** ****!!! ****** Brian, *** ******* ** putting *** ***** ******, we *** ***** *** for **** *******.

** ******** ** *********** disabled ******, ** **** it's ****** ********* ** identify *** ****-**** *** what **** ***** **** them. *.*. **** ***** / ******* **** *** common ** **** ******* but ***** ******* *** large ******** *** ****** documents **/***.

** *****-******** *********, **'* worth *********** *** ****** cards (** *** *** them) **** ** ******/******* on ****** ** *** building. ******* ** ****** cards *** **** (*** both ***********/****), ****** ********* you ***** *** **** cards *** ************* **** the ********* ****** ******* system *** *******. (**** turnstiles **** ** **** space ** ******* *-* different *******, ** ***** doing *** ******** *****)

*********** ** *** **** important *** ************ *** also *** *** *********/*********/******** teams *********** *** ********* when ******* ***'* *** in/out.

******* *********** **** ******* any *********** ** ********** the ********** *** **** considered *.*. ***** ****** reception ***** ** ****** up ******* * ****** car **** ****** *** barriers *** ******. (**** don't ****** ** ******** where ****** ******* *** placed, ** ****** * visitor *** ****** ** restroom ********** ******* ******* to ** **** * secure ****)

************** ****** ******** / deliveries ** ********* ** they *** *** ** issued **** *****. *** if **** *** ****** with *****, *** ** get **** **** ****/***** time ** ********* *** keeping ***** **** (***** a **** ******* **** is *********** ****). *** for ********, ** ***** integrated **** ** ****** control ******** ** **** common *****.

*******, ** **** ** consider **** ******* ****** an ********* (** ***** outtage) ** ****** **** the **** **** ** people ***'* ******** (****** down) /******* (****** **) during ** **********.

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…** ****** * ******* has ****** ** ******** facilities ******* ******* ** go **** * ****** area)

** *** ******** :)

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****** *** *** **** words, *****.

** *** - ** you **** ** **** for * ***** **** we ****** ******* - physical ********, *****, ************, access, ** ******* - please *** ** ****. Feel **** ** ******* or ***** ** ********: brian@ipvm.com

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*** ****. *** ** this *** * ***** education *****. ****** **** to ***** **** ***** different ******** ** *** industry. ****** *** *** learning.

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** *** **** * good ******* ********* **** a ***** ******** *** technical ******* ** ****** use ********. ** **** had ****** **** **** with **** ************. **** are ** *** ****** end ** *** ******* but **** ***** ** for *** ********. *** outdoor **** ****** ****** are ***** ****** **** and **** * **** time, ********** ** *** do ******* *********** ** them. ** **** *** customer *** **** ** pay *** ****** *********** and **** **** **** operating, **** *** ********** repairs, *** *** ******* now.

***** ******* ********** **** really **** **** *** general ******* *******. *** can **** ***** * few ****** ******* *** minute ** ***** ********** and ***** *** ************* pleasing *** *** ******** as ****.

*** **** ** *** models ********* ***** ************ is ****** ****** *** straight *******.

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(*,*** ******) / ((* people *** ******) * (15 *******)) = (**.* turnstiles)

** **** ******** *** good ** ******** **** people **** ****** **** equasion, **** **** **** to *** **** **** are ******** ******* ** car ****, ***** ********** work ***** ***., ** always ** * **** study ** *** ** reinforcing *** ***** **** one **** ** *** worth **, ********** **** places **** *** ****** on ******(*** ********* *** such).

**** *******, *********** ** always, **** * **** as * **** ** that ****** ***** ********* the **** ****** ******, i *** **** ***** stuff ********* **** ******* the **** ****** ***** with **** ****** ******* place *** * **** security *** ** ****** there *** ** ****** for ********. *** ***** things *** ***** ****** time *** **** ***** before ******** * ********. And ***** *** **** troubles *** **** ****** later.

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