Generally known as EM LOCKS, are connected to Access Control Systems in your office or Home which holds the door locked.

EM Locks mounted on the surface of door frame and Door leaf, which hold the door with electromagnetic power. 

How does an EM LOCK works?

EM LOCK as the name suggests, its electro magnet. Magnetic force is created by magnetizing the metal plate covered in coil of wires with electricity thru the Lock, and holds the armature plate fixed on the door leaf.

In other words, EM LOCK works on the principle Electromagnetism.

WHAT IS THE HOLDING Capacity of the EM LOCKS?

EM LOCKS Force is measured in lbs or KG force values, Standard available variants of EM locks are 600lbs and 1200 lbs.

Is this lock suitable for my door?

Depending on the type of door( Make of door) different types of Electromagnetic locks are available. And also various types of brackets helps to fix the magnetic lock and armature plate onto your door.

Depending on the type of the door, Location and place to be fixed various combinations of locks and brackets are used. Below are few variants of EM LOCK.

  1. 600 LBS. EM LOCK – SINGLE LEAF
  2. Electro Magnetic Lock with 600 lbs (272 KGs) of holding force.
  3. Can be used for Wooden door, Glass Door or Aluminum door.
  4. Comes with Monitor LED for visual status.
  5. 600 LBS. EM LOCK  – SINGLE LEAF
  6. A two adjacent 600lbs lock for door with two leafs.
  7. Comes with variant of Monitor LED for status display.
  8. 1200 EMLOCK – SINGLE LEAF/ DOUBLE LEAF
  9. Electro Magnetic Lock with 1200 lbs ( 540 KG) of holding force.
  10. With Monitor LED for status display.
  11. Variants available for both single and double leaf doors.
  12. SHEAR TYPE LOCKS
  13. Concealed mounting type EM Locks.
  14. Both Magnetic lock and Armature plate is concealed inside door frame and door respectively.

EM BRACKETS

Brackets mounting supports for EM LOCK . Generally, all the EM Locks are surface mounted (except for Shear Lock) and placed on the door frame with armature plate fixed onto door.

Let look at few major types of brackets available:

  1. L Z Type
  2. When the frame of the door is too small housing armature plate and lock to fit inside the frame is difficult, L brackets holds the EM Lock to the frame and Z bracket is fitted with armature plate.
  3. Best suited for Glass Door and aluminum doors.
  4. U  Type
  5. When you have frameless glass door, to fix the armature plate onto door leaf u brackets are used.
  6. F type
  7. To fix EM Lock onto Fully frameless glass door, where door frame is also made of glass.
  8. G type
  9. Similar L Z bracket with enclosure plates for added interior looks.

SMARTWORLD, along with ID Card Printers, is a recognized supplier for Access Control products in whole of Middle East.  Having partnered with multiple manufacturers, Smartworld have access control products under the brand name of SWC too.

Do you have any inquiry for Access control Products? Would you like to be partnered with us? Please contact +971 4 220 6464+971 4 261 2287 or email us at enquiries@smartworld.ae

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