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Barrier grate Set of metal rods, which prevents, in the case of vertical turnstiles, access outside the defined walking path
Base console Substructure component for mechanically safe turnstile installation on non-weight-bearing floors
Climb-over/crawl-under protection Sensors built into the turnstile to detect attempts to bypass the barrier element
Deflector element With railings used in ski resorts, a sheet element that prevents the ski tips from getting caught in the railing
Escape Mechanism Array designed to fully open the passage by folding away the arms of a 3-arm turnstile; controlled by emergency button or from Central Indicating Equipment. Synonymous for Panic Mechanics.
Using asymmetric 2-arm turnstiles renders escape mechanisms obsolete as asymmetric 2-arm turnstiles have a barrier-free transit position.
Floor sleeve Base console (see that term) with the ability to remove the turnstile temporarily and create a solid floor.
Grate Pallet for the mobile setup of turnstiles in ski resorts
Lane divider Rail element to define the path, specifically matched to the individual turnstile type
Load limiter In case of strong pressure against the closed barrier element, a friction clutch releases the rotary motion to prevent injury to the person in front.
Mat grate Pallet for the mobile setup of turnstiles in pedestrian areas
Opto-sensor activator Sensor built into the turnstile to verify presence of a person.
Enhances security by releasing the turnstile only when a person is present
Pallet Floor plate for mobile setup of turnstiles on unprepared floors.
Available as a grate for ski resorts or with a mat insert for pedestrian areas
Platform Same as pallet: Floor plate for the mobile setup of turnstiles on unprepared floors.
Rotor The rotor, including the arms, is the rotating barrier element of the turnstile
Synchronous drive Synchronous drive is a term for the electric turnstile drive motor
Synchronous turnstile Electric motorized turnstile.
Synchronous indicates that the independent arm rotation is in time with the passage of the person.
Turnstile Turnstiles are barrier devices for access control and pedestrian traffic separation with rotating barrier elements.
Turnstiles Turnstiles are barrier devices for access control and pedestrian traffic separation with rotating barrier elements.


GOTSCHLICH a turn to security


Since 1974, the family business Gotschlich has been the only manufacturer of turnstiles and security gates in Austria.
Due to long experience with security technology and their own development of systems and equipment, Gotschlich counts to the World´s leading manufacturers.
Gotschlich quality products – 100% made in Austria.


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