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Access Control Equipment

The Various Types Of Access Control Equipment

The importance of access control cannot be understated. Companies stand the chance of losing millions in stock being stolen or equipment being vandalised. To ensure the effectiveness of you access control system, make sure the access control equipment is of the highest standard.

Not only do you need the right equipment, but you should also be able to order new parts when there is a malfunction or an important element in the system breaks, and access to someone who would be able to install and fix your system if you are not able to do it by yourself.

The various types of access control equipment needed include:

  • Video footage for surveillance purposes
    • Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) camera
    • Lenses
    • Housing for the camera
    • Computer and hard drive where footage can be recorded onto
    • Modem – access to Internet so that user can access footage from anywhere in the world
  • Motorised garage door
    • Garage door
    • Motor to open the door
    • Remote control to send the signal to the motor
  • Bank account via an ATM
    • Bank card
    • PIN
  • Fingerprint reader
    • Fingerprint scanner
    • Reader
    • System network
  • Sports stadium
    • Gates
    • Turnstiles
    • Ticket
    • Scanner


While there are many different types of access control systems out there, their differences are major. Although some of them are fairly cheap to install due to the access control equipment not costing a lot, they may not be the most effective option.

Some access control systems like a retina scanner may be very expensive to install and maintain, but it is way more effective than a system where a user has to make use of a key that can easily be lost or stolen.

Please feel free to contact us for more information on access control equipment.