The Cable Gate vehicle access control product has been designed from the outset with solar power in mind, and comes as standard with battery back-up (2 x 12Volt SLA batteries) to last up to 7 days without sun on the batteries alone.
Typical chain gate and other drop gate designs have not been designed from the outset for solar power. Access Technologies is a specialist in solar powered gate systems, with most of our boom gate and automatic bollard designs having solar powered options.
Cable Gates for Remote and Rural Sites
Solar Powered Cable Gate in Remote Australia
A suitably designed solar power system enables automatic gates to be used in remote locations, or where running mains power to the gate is otherwise problematic.
On remote sites Cable Gate is a particularly useful product since it is extremely vandalism resistant - having a breaking force on the cable in excess on 3000 Kg