Locks need no introduction. Almost everyone is aware of what a lock is. Locks are very important for security purposes. Electric locks are attached to doors, safes, and vaults to prevent unauthorized access and to provide the required safety to the property.
Types of Electric Locks
Though electric locks are very common, they come in wide ranges and types to suit different security needs in homes, offices, hotels, and government offices. At Topsec Security & Locksmith Services, we sell different types of locks like:
Magnetic strip locks
Electric strike locks
Triggers in Electric Locks
The trigger signals for the electric lock connected to an access control system functions by different types of key control mechanisms. These mechanisms are useful than traditional methods that use key for opening locks, because there is no need to cut keys for electric locks. Every transaction in electric locks in access systems is recorded. The following are a few trigger signals:
Electric latch release a.k.a. electric strikes
Electrified exit hardware – panic hardware – crash bars in fire exit applications
Motor operated locks
Numerical codes, passwords, pass phrases applicable to deactivate lock
Scan or swipe security tokens like smart cards, access cards, etcetera
Biometrics positive identification patterns in security systems like finger print scanning, retinal scanning, iris scanning and voiceprint identification as a method to authenticate users
Radio frequency identification technology makes use of radio waves to track for authentication of entry
Authentication for Access in Electric Locks
Electric locks form an integral part of access control systems. The authentication to open electric locks is by way of electric signals triggered by numerical codes, passwords, pass phrases, swipe cards, proximity cards, smart cards, keypad access systems, biometric access systems, radiofrequency identification technology etcetera.
No matter which kind of electric lock you are looking for, we can help with installation, maintenance and repair services. Give us a no obligation call at (917)-460-9222.