White Papers for Commercial Security Systems and Access Control

  • Inductive Loads in Life Safety ApplicationsBy

    Many loads in the life safety industry are inductive in nature. Inductive loads are devices which use coils of wire to generate a magnetic field - these include magnetic locks, door strikes, solenoids, crash bars, and electric motors as well as other devices. Unlike a simple resistive load,...
  • DVTEL Case Study: TerminalsBy

    In many countries, airports, ports and terminals represent a vital economic engine. As a result, they have become prime targets for disruptive criminal attacks and vandalism. DVTEL’s end-to-end video solutions protect these facilities by recording, analyzing and archiving events that pose...
  • 'Means of Egress' Summary of NFPA Code RequirmentsBy

    Camden Door Controls’ HOW TO GUIDE FOR INSTALLING CODE COMPLIANT ACCESS CONTROL SYSTEMS UTILIZING MAGNETIC LOCKS is an invaluable reference for low voltage contractors and system/project designers. This 10 page booklet has been published to bring all the salient information together in one easy...