Automatic Boom Barrier

All About Automatic Boom Barrier

There are various technologies for an automatic boom barrier. One of them is electro-mechanical, which is widely used due to its reliability. The other technologies are often manufacturer specific. These electro-mechanical devices come with 24VDC drive units which can run continuously without generating heat, so electro-mechanical boom barriers can be operated continuously and in an intensive duty cycle.

Operation of Automatic Boom Barrier

An automatic boom barrier can be operated through:

  1. Push button
  2. Remote control
  3. RFID tags / RFID reader
  4. Loop detectors
  5. Any third party access control device