New Firmware for SmartCNX
A new software version, H6.01, for the SmartCNX controller is now available. This software corrects a problem where a correctly wired and operational 10k external entrapment sensor may prevent the gate from operating. This problem is uncommon and intermittent but could be exacerbated by temperature extremes. Read the complete bulletin here.
Smart Touch Controller Replacement
To change the Smart Touch Controller in a HySecurity gate operator you will need a laptop with internet access or a copy of the latest software, a serial download cable, a screwdriver, and to watch this short video. https://youtu.be/xPABEUxzMs0
New 202 Parts Price Book Now Available
We now have available the newly released LiftMaster 2020 Parts Price Book. This dynamic resource is available as a PDF download and features interactive links for quick access to all serviceable parts. The book is fully updated to include new models and new pricing (with continued supported replacement parts for all your ordering needs). Please take this opportunity to contact us, 877-816-7304, for your copy to explore the enhancements for yourself.
MBAR/LBAR Electromechanical Traffic Control Gate
MBAR/L9BAR from the Nice Group are electromechanical barrier gate operators for residential and in-ustrial use; they control openings with widths from 10-26'. These operators include a 24V motor, two incorporated loop detectors, electric limit switch system and a flashing light signal which can be incorporated in the lid (optional).
High Security is Within Reach
DoorKing MIFARE Card Readers are available for those applications that require a higher level of security than standard proximity card readers and cards offer. MIFARE cards are programmed with a unique identifier, making them extremely secure and difficult to duplicate. And, since the DoorKing Card Reader outputs the card code in a 26-bit Wiegand format, they are compatible with almost any access control system on the market.
Remote Account Manager Software Programming Elevator Reference Settings
The Elevator Reference table is part of the elevator control feature that is typically used in high rise apartments or office buildings and is designed to limit which elevator(s) and to which floor a visitor is allowed access to after being admitted by a resident. https://youtu.be/wTqLdJ82tVw
New Sensing Puck from LiftMaster
The all new 50-CP4 is a free exit system designed to detect moving steel and open your automatic gate so you and your visitors can leave without having to use a remote, keyfob or keypad.
Watchman W450 Advanced Telephone Entry System with Live Streaming Video
The Watchman W450 model is the latest advanced telephone entry system from CellGate that also has live streaming video of visitors at the gate, directly to your smart phone. https://youtu.be/1s_8FNoCY_k
Aesthetically Pleasing Original Quiet Design
The all new 6006 Swing Gate Actuator from DoorKing is sure to meet all of your residential and commercial needs. Features include 1,600 lb/18' gate max 90° in approximately 18-20 secs Battery backup Keyed manual release Limited 2-year warranty
COVID-19 Resources for Your Essential Business
We know COVID-19 has significantly impacted businesses across the US, not only in terms of health but also emotionally and economically. This is an unprecedented time for all of us, and we want to help by making sure you are aware of resources available to help assist your business during this unpredictable time. Over the past month, the Federal Government has passed a series of COVID-19 relief packages. LiftMaster heard from several of you that it's hard to know where to start when exploring program options and hope that this information provides a helpful overview you can use. The LiftMaster financial team has pulled together relevant information in PDF form [...]
New 2020 Price Books Now Available
Nice and HySecurity have made some new improvements to their price book this year. There are now four smaller price books (Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Hostile Vehicle Mitigation) with unique color covers that make it easier to quickly find what you are looking for and take up less room on your shelves. Contact Total Security Warehouse for your copy of the latest Nice & HySecurity price books, 877-816-7304.
Announcing the Faster SlideSmart HD15F
Meet the all new heavy-duty HD15F slide gate operator from HySecurity. It's 1 hp motor cycles up to a 1,500 lb/50' gate at speeds up to 2.25'/s. A premium photo eye and edge sensor is included with every operator. https://youtu.be/G8s32BoS7cs
New Support Center
Nice & HySecurity are pleased to announce their all new Support Center. Search for gate operator manuals, part diagrams, spec sheets, videos and more online with their new, easy to use web portal. Prefer talking to a live person? They've also enhanced their tech support services with text capabilities. Just text your issue to 253-201-2918 and a technical support representative will call you back to assist.
Remote Account Manager Software Programming Elevator Security Levels
In the DoorKing Remote Account Manager software residents can be restricted to certain elevator floors, or allowed access to all floors. These restrictions are dependent on the security level assigned to the resident in the software. https://youtu.be/oD_YwfZBHr0
Introducing the New Mammoth Heavy Duty Gate Closer
The wait is over! The new MAMMOTH-HD (Mammoth Heavy Duty) self-closing hinge has arrived. As an extension to the Mammoth family, the Mammoth-HD provides a new heavy-duty option for gates up to 440 lbs and 6-1/2' wide. Locinox's powerful new hinge set includes the hydraulically-dampened MAMMOTH top hinge and the new self-closing RAPTOR bottom hinge to ensure a safe and smooth close for even the heaviest gates in the industry.
Reflash the Firmware on the Nice 936US Control Board
Keeping your gate operator control board's firmware up-to-date is vital to take advantage of important technical and safety advancements. Updating the Nice 936US control board is as easy as plugging in a USB drive. https://youtu.be/X_X4lBlPx38
All New VanGuard 3501 Swing Gate Operator
Vanguard 3501 Swing gate operators have incredibly smooth and quiet operation while moving heavy residential gates, making it the ideal solution for residential spaces. Made in the USA, Vanguard 3501 Swing is well-built with strong, solid construction.
HySecurity has released new firmware updates that accommodate the new HD15F SlideSmartDC model, fix a communication issue with new versions of the Hy8Relay module, and improves functionality and reliability of Hy5B vehicle detectors. The full techical bulletin can be read here. The latest software release for all HySecurity gate operators is now available for download at the Nice | HySecurity Support Center. h4.61 for Smart Touch Controllers (STC) hydraulic operators h5.61 for Smart DC Controllers (SDC) electro-mechanical operators v3.05 for S.T.A.R.T.
How to Use the Stop Button
The stop button on the all new HySecurity SmartCNX operators clears entrapment mode and resets some faults, errors, and alarms. https://youtu.be/LBNbRGBVIIw
Relay Elevator Table Programming
The Elevator Reference Table controls two basic functions; which elevator(s) will be called down to the lobby (or ground) level when a visitor is granted access, and how long the resident floor control relay will be enabled. https://youtu.be/-Fn5WT7iTjg
DASMA & IDA Response to Covid-19
In these unprecedented times our industry serves a vital role to ensure safe and reliable access for residences and commercial facilities. As a result, IDA has articulated in their press release here that they believe that our industry should be viewed as essential. Additionally, DASMA released a special bulletin here that emphasizes the importance of maintaining safe and secure access to critical facilities.
Connecting EMX IRB-RET Photo Eyes to the Nice 1050 Control Board
The EMX IRB-RET photo eye can be used instead of, or in addition to the BlueBUS photo eyes, and installation is a snap! https://youtu.be/9ZBLUwhmPoI
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