BASTION – the hybrid turnstile solution

2017-09-29 12:00:34

Introducing TiSO one leg tripod to the Hungarian market

Bastion is an innovate hybrid of TiSO Twix & Centurion models. This allows Bastion to have a stable and robust housing, especially when compared to smaller tripods. Incorporating a card reader which is integrated within the housing there is no need to for surface mounting or additional posts. Twin indicator panels on the side and top of the housing allows Bastion to be class leading. The design of the housing facilitates additional equipment for the access control system of or a battery back-up supply. The Bastion is servo-driven and includes an anti-panic function as a standard feature.

Main advantages

  • Bi-directional motorized tripod turnstile with drop-arm function.
  • Successful combination offering high quality at an affordable price.
  • Stable and Robust housing suitable for high traffic areas.
  • Can be integrated with any type of access control system.
  • Low power consumption.
  • Anti-panic function with automatic return to the starting position.
  • Whisper quiet, low noise operation.
  • Turnstile housing can be adapted for both indoor and outdoor installations.
  • Integrated RFID reader bracket under top glass.
  • Can be mounted on the TiSO Frame-M mobile platform.
  • Brushed AISI 304 as standard housing and options for brushed SS AISI 316, polished SS AISI 304, polished SS AISI 316 and any other powder coated RAL.


  • Any additional devices upon request (e.g. passage counter, RFID/Proximity/BioMetric readers, coin acceptor, push-button, barcode and QR-code reader)
  • Heating function for external installation (for cold climates)
  • Electronic module that provides automatic anti panic function upon power failure
  • Tripod Twin modification is available
  • Dummy housings can be mounted adjacent to tripod turnstile
  • Wall-mounted Bastion, Monopod and Duopod versions

Technical aspects

  • Width: 750mm
  • Length: 755mm
  • Height: 1000mm
  • Crossing capacity in free access mode: 60 pers / min
  • Crossing capacity in single access mode: 25 pers / min
  • Passage width: 550mm
  • Weight: 43 kg
  • Mechanism: Servo-driven
  • Voltage: Primary: AC (100–240) V, 50/60 Hz, secondary: DC 12V
  • Maximum power consumption: 55 Watt/pass
  • IP rating: IP41-54