ELKA, a leading German manufacturer of boom gates and gate openers will now be distributed by Rotech Group Pty Ltd in Australia.

With 35 years’ experience of successfully serving the door and gate automation industry, and over 50,000 gate openers and boom gates installed in 70 countries, ELKA is not only highly experienced, but is a brand synonymous with proficiency and trust.

ELKA gate openers include the Sentinel KM 24vdc linear swing model, a heavy-duty and high-quality opener equipped to open a single gate leaf, as large as 6m and weighing up to 500kg. Featuring electronic soft start and stop mechanism, along with safety sensing and an easily operated emergency release, this gate opener ensures smooth functioning and optimum safety. An electromagnetic bolt adds extra security to the swing gate.

Also in the heavy-duty range, the Sentinel ZT gate opener with 24vdc motor is suitable for opening a single gate leaf measuring up to 4.5m wide and weighing 450kg, at an angle of up to 120°. With other features similar to that of the Sentinel KM, the ZT has four different types of articulated arms suitable for mounting on to brick pillars and other difficult applications.

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