Vortex Electromagnetic Lock

Vortex locks – a unique range of magnetic locks

Small in size but with a high holding force
Early warning pressure sensor alarm
Face to Face, Mortice and sliding door options


The GB Locking Systems high strength Vortex lock gives greater holding force than a standard sized magnet but is smaller than a mini magnet.

The lock is fitted with EW (early warning) pressure sensors, allowing the unit to send an alarm as soon as someone is trying to force access without authorisation.


GB2400LP – Face to Face – Long Range LED
Model GB2400LP has been tested and complies with the requirement of
NF S 61-937 of December 1990, Annex A - Page XIV and Annex B - Sheet I.
Electromagnetic locking device for emergency exit
The lock complied with passage in the safety position by applying a force of 100daN


Door position monitoring:Yes
Lock monitoring:Yes Long Distance LED + Std LED
Current:400mA @ 12vdc / 200mA @ 24vdc
Sounder:Integrated early warning sounder (can be disabled)
Voltage:12vdc / 24vdc
Holding force:>15,000N (3,300lbs)
Early warning alarm:Yes
Sizes L x W x H:218 x 30.5 x 36 (mm)


GB1982-35.5 – face to face mortise


Door position monitoring:Yes
Lock monitoring:Yes
Current:400mA @ 12vdc / 200mA @ 24vdc
Voltage:12 / 24vdc
Holding force:15,000N (3,300lbs)
Early warning alarm:Yes
Sizes L x W x H:195 x 35.5 x 26 (mm)
Weight:1.4 kg

 VX1982-35.5 Dimensions






GB4400 – To fit with sliding door Mechanism


Door position monitoring (DSS):Yes (Separate Door contact must be fitted)
Lock monitoring:No
Current:280mA @ 12vdc 
Voltage Input:12vdc * convertor available for 24vdc
Holding force:>6,800N (1,500lbs)
Early warning alarm:Yes
Sizes L x W x H:44 x 30 x 16.5 (mm)


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