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Automation for Swing Gates

Automation for swing gates

Ellard stock a full range of motor for automation of swing gates


Versatility of the range

We offer a complete range of automation to accommodate any swing gate, from residential use to intensive usage , on gates up to 6 metres in length.

Automation for Swing Gates can be suit for any installation for example, the Vulcan underground gear motor can be installed discreetly to preserve the aesthetics of the entrance.

Plus the water-tightness ensures perfect operation in any weather conditions.

Safe Operation

Automation for swing gates from Ellard, is driven by digital control units.  This allows:

  •  Precise and constant monitoring of the gate position via an encoder
  • Obstacle detection
  • Self-learning of opening and closing times

Environmentally Conscious

Research has been geared towards the development of systems that reduce consumption and the impact on the environment.

The ECO-LOGIC is a solar energy device to power the automation of the gate without connections to mains power.

Automation for Swing Gates  – Various Options

Axil  – up to 2.8m in length

All models in the range are fitted with opening mechanical limit stop.

Practical wiring compartment

Internal start capacitor

Versions with encoder for accurate and safe operation

Versions with electrical limit switch in opening

24V option for intensive use

Axil Swing Gate Motor

Calypso – up tp 4m in length

Single version for both right and left hand leaves

Practical release system

400 version for leaves up to 2.5m

500 version for leaves up to 3m

600 version for leaves up to 4m

Calypso swing motors

Bingo – up tp 5m in length

All models are fitted with both opening and closing mechanical limit stop; side stops are no longer required on the gate

Internal start capacitor

24V version for intensive use

400 version for leaves up to 2.5m

500 version for leaves up to 3m


Bingo swing gate motor

Ursus – up to 6m in length

Ideal for intensive use

Single version for right and left leaf

Opening and closing lock

Closure mechanical shock absorber

Push and pull adjustment through adjustable valves


Ursus Swing gate motor

Zariss – up tp 2.2m in length

Easy installation on pillars of medium/large dimensions

Strong articulated anti-shearing arm in pressure die-cast aluminium

Obstacle detection

Programmable acceleration and deceleration

Self-learning of opening and closing times

Operation in case of absence of power using the B-PACK battery backup

Operation with solar panel using the ECO-LOGIC system


Zariss swing motor

Ciclon -up to 2.5m in length

Easy installation on small pillars

Single version for both right and left leaves

Built-in electro-brake

Articulated anti-shearing arm in varnished steel

Optional straight arm with sliding rail


Ciclon swing gate motor

Blitz – up to 3m in length

Single version for both right and left leaves

24V version for intensive use

Internal release lever

Integrated double electric limit switch

Internal start capacitor

Possibility of external release


Blitz automation for swing gates

Vulcan – underground installation for leaves up to 3.5m in length

Sealed motor reducer

Opening up to 110° with the levers supplied

Opening up to 360° with accessory lever (162218)

24V version with built-in encoder

Special mounting holes allow Vulcan motors to be installed inside numerous existing models of foundation boxes

Adjustable opening and closing mechanical stop


Vulcan underground swing gate motor