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The Securitron GL1 Electromagnetic Gate Lock is heavy duty lock with versatility and the ability to secure an indoor or outdoor access point. It’s able to be used for a manual or electrically operated swing or slide gates. Applications include entrances and exits to Multi-Family and Property Management facilities or Industrial Facility field gates and automobile garages.

A durable gate lock, the Securitron GL1 can operate a self-aligning receiver when preloaded up to 100 lbs and secures gates with 2,000 lbs of holding force. This is also available to accommodate a mortise cylinder in standard fail locked versions with an option to include a key override function. The GL1 comes in four models: standard fail safe or locked, standard fail safe, fail locked monitored and fail safe monitored.

Securitron GL1 Electromagnetic Gate Lock


  • 2,000 lbs holding force
  • Operates under preload up to 100 lbs
  • Automatic dual voltage – no field adjustment required
  • Accepts a standard mortise cylinder with Adams Rite MS cam for manual key override (not included, see spacer guide below)
  • Self-aligning receiver (+/- 1/2″ horizontally) helps compensate for gate misalignment and sag
  • Tamper resistant cast housing
  • Optional latch status monitor
  • Surface mount
  • Warranty: MagnaCare Lifetime Replacement Warranty


  • Holding Force: 2000 lbs [907kg]
  • Dimensions: 2-3/4″L x 7-1/4″W x 3-1/4″D
  • Electrical:
    • 12 Volts Initial (Peak): (~1.0 sec.) @ 870mA – Reduced: 290mA Power
      Consumption: 3.5 Watts
    • 24 Volts Initial (Peak): (~1.0 sec.) @ 720mA – Reduced: 170mA Power
      Consumption: 4.1 Watts
  • Operating temperature: -58 to +167F [-50 to +75C]
    • Indoor or outdoor use
  • Shipping Weight: 6 lbs [2.72kg]
  • Finishes: Black Finish

Securitron® GL1 Electromagnetic Gate Lock

To place your order for a Securitron GL1 Electromagnetic Gate Lock, or for a quote, contact your local IDN Branch.

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