Turnstar Systems

Largest manufacturer of physical access control in Africa

Turnstar Systems operates from a modern 7 700m² factory in Johannesburg, South Africa, and manufactures some of the world’s most reliable; durable entrance control products. Products manufactured by Turnstar include a full range of turnstiles, speedgates, revolving doors, man-trap cubicles, vehicle barriers, high security spike barriers and anti-terror rising bollards & road blockers.

A full research, design and development team is able to assist Turnstar clients from project conception, all the way through to on-site installation. Customers range from global mining companies and financial service providers, to single-site retailers.The company is driven to provide products that are a fit-and-forget solution. State of the art production processes and machinery combine to produce products of the highest quality which are trusted worldwide.

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Turnstar Systems
keyboard_arrow_upTurnstar Pay Entry System
Turnstar Systems
keyboard_arrow_downTurnstar Pay Entry System

Charge an entrance fee for your public restroom, swimming pool, club or facility.• Pay for entry system • Coin acceptor which accepts multiple types of coins once programmed • Programmable to any currency • Can be set to any amount • In-built counter for auditing purposes with reset function • Lockable coin hopper • Can be fitted to any type of turnstile or gooseneck • Not for outdoor installations and cannot give change or a receipt

Turnstar Systems
keyboard_arrow_upVelocity Automatic Industrial Vehicle Barrier with Swiftdrive
Turnstar Systems
keyboard_arrow_downVelocity Automatic Industrial Vehicle Barrier with Swiftdrive

Suited for applications requiring high volume access and medium levels of security. Used extensively in applications such as parkades, shopping malls, residential estates, office parks, toll gates, factories, warehouses and mines.

Turnstar Systems
keyboard_arrow_upTurnstar | Mechanical Tyre-Spike Vehicle Barrier
Turnstar Systems
keyboard_arrow_downTurnstar | Mechanical Tyre-Spike Vehicle Barrier

The ideal solution for unsupervised one way vehicular access. Designed with both durability and strength in mind. Suited for applications requiring medium volume access and high levels of security. Used extensively in applications such as parkades, shopping malls, residential estates, office parks, factories, warehouses and mines.

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keyboard_arrow_upBattery backup during load shedding
keyboard_arrow_downBattery backup during load shedding

Here at Turnstar, we’ve got the answer for your load shedding security problems. All Turnstar turnstiles and vehicle barrier boomgates are available with battery backup. The battery backup keeps your batteries charged and switches over to battery power only in the event of a power failure. Turnstar turnstiles can allow for over 5000 rotations and […]

keyboard_arrow_up61 Katherine takes the Express
keyboard_arrow_down61 Katherine takes the Express

    The multi-million rand 61 Katherine development in Johannesburg’s new Sandton CBD is a flagship property for the area and required a high-speed secure access control system. That’s why Turnstar was chosen to provide over 9 lanes of Speedgate Express lanes and 3 Special Needs Gates. All the cabinets were manufactured from 304 grade […]

keyboard_arrow_upCharge an entrance fee for your public restroom, swimming pool, club or facility
keyboard_arrow_downCharge an entrance fee for your public restroom, swimming pool, club or facility

The Turnstar coin acceptor is one of Turnstar’s innovative products that help their customers save or make money. The coin acceptor is a great money maker, providing customers with the control to gain revenue. Coin acceptor turnstiles are most often installed at the entrance to public facilities like toilets, swimming pools and even shebeens, and […]

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keyboard_arrow_upTurnstar Speedgate Kinetic
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Turnstar Speedgate Kinetic

keyboard_arrow_upTurnstar Automatic TALON BARRIER
keyboard_arrow_downTurnstar Automatic TALON BARRIER

Automatic road spike barrier for high security vehicular access control. The road spikes offer bi-directional protection.

keyboard_arrow_upTurnstar Atlas Automatic Revolving Door
keyboard_arrow_downTurnstar Atlas Automatic Revolving Door

Prestige automatic revolving door for draft proof entrance control. The revolving door is fitted with state of the art safety features including optical safety edges on the entry uprights.

Turnstiles

Turnstar offers a range of industrial and prestige turnstiles. They’re available in the customer’s choice of full height, half height or waist height, depending on security needs. Glass turnstiles offer a high-end aesthetic solution whilst industrial turnstiles are available in a number of finishes offering different levels of corrosion resistance. Turnstar turnstiles are also offered with a ROTALOK rotation locking mechanism, specifically designed for heavy-duty use, and covered by an industry-leading 5-year guarantee.

Revolving Doors

Turnstar revolving doors are available from a 1.6m diameter all the way through to a 3.6m diameter. Depending on the needs of the customer, doors can be fitted with either a manual or an automatic rotation mechanism. Toughened safety glass is used in all revolving doors.

Speedstiles

Speedstiles are fitted with state-of-the-art motors and electronics, providing high speed access. The anti-tamper matrix of optical sensors prevent tail-gating and unauthorised entry.

Road Blockers and Bollards

Road blockers are ideal for use in high-risk areas, to help prevent unauthorised vehicles from entering a premises. Made to be durable and reliable too, road blockers truly are one of the ultimate security solutions. Industries and areas that have put their trust in Turnstar’s road blockers range from embassies and consulates to military areas and mines. All of them only have the highest praise for the level of security provided.

Man Traps

A man trap, or a security booth, is a security device that monitors and controls two interlocking doors. Interlocking doors are doors that can never be open simultaneously. Either one of the doors can be unlocked and opened, as long as the other door is locked and closed. Between these interlocking doors is a small, secure space, which only admits one person at a time.

Vehicle Barriers and Boom Gates

Vehicle barriers and boom gates are available with barrier arms of up to 6m in length and are designed for heavy duty applications. The spike barrier, also known as the TALON, is designed with absolute security in mind and offers double-sided protection.