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Swing gate operator twist XL

Drehtorantrieb twist XL

The super-strength swing gate operator for oversized gates

More is not possible? Yes it is: The twist XL can be used anywhere for right and left stops as well as in 1- and 2-wing operation for wing widths of up to 7 m or wing weights of 1100 kg.

Swing gate operator twist XL

Product advantages

Functions which make daily life easier
The walk-through function can be used to open a gate wing and reach the property by bike, for example. This makes an additional garden gate unnecessary, making it possible to fully utilise the whole width of your driveway.
With the automatic closing function, you can be sure that the gate is always locked behind you. After the photo eye is passed, the gate automatically closes after a set time.

Flexible installation properties
The large opening angle of 120° is ideal for slanted driveways.

Maximum temperature resistance
The operator was designed for extreme temperatures of -30 ° C to +70 °C.

Protection for you and your loved ones
The control technology monitors the movement forces according to EN 12453 by means of electronic motor monitoring. Continuously tested and programmed force values, also detects environmental changes (temperature, mechanical door wear, frost and ice) and compensates for these.
This ensures optimal security for people and vehicles at all times. SOMMER also offers additional safety accessories. (Photo eyes, safety contact strips, etc.)

Safety due to automatic locking
The strong automatic locking of the motor prevents the gate from being pushed open manually. Without the automatic locking operator, the gate wing could damage your car if a heavy gust of wind hit the gate.

Power failure - what now?
To open your gate when there is a power failure, the mechanical emergency release can be activated manually with a key. Even if there is strong contact pressure on the operator, the release lock can be triggered with low application of force and you can get to your property.

Thought out to the last detail
Since the cable outlet is not on the underside, damage caused by pulling on the floor is prevented. This enables a lower mounting height on the stable gate bottom beam. Better transmission of force and better appearance are the result.

Combining operators
If the active gate wing is small, you typically can use a weaker operator than with a large gate wing. You can save space and money by taking advantage of the option of combining operators.
Mixed operation is possible with the twist 350 and twist XL operators*.

* twist 200 E/EL operators and twist 350-/XL control units can only be operated in combination with the "twist XS" (item no. 3248V000) conversion set.

More comfort & safety through our radio system

Determine A-B dimensions and set end positions

The swing gate operator twist 200 E is used as an example to show how to determine the A-B dimensions and how to set the end positions. The diagram can be transferred to the swing gate operators twist M, twist ML, twist 200 EL, twist 350 and twist XL. The possible A-B dimensions can be found in the A-B dimension tables of the respective assembly and operating instructions. It is shown how the travel length can be extended and shortened with the setscrews.

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Special installation situations require special fittings

SOMMER has the right post fitting for almost every installation situation. From galvanised to stainless steel, to fittings for inclined gates, we cover all areas.

This minimises difficult assembly work. Which saves money.

Technical data

twist XL
Max. gate weight 1,100 kg
Max. gate leaf width 7,000 mm
Max. gate inclination 10 %
Max. gate filling 100 %
Rated voltage range 1 220-240 V
Rated frequency 50-60 Hz
Motor voltage DC 24 V
Max. Thrust speed 20 mm/s
Max. Opening angle 110 °
Radio channels 2
Duty cycle after S3 in % ED 40% S3
Temperature min. -25 °C
Temperature max. 70 °C
twist XL
  • 1,100 kg Max. gate weight
  • 7,000 mm Max. gate leaf width
  • 20 mm/s Max. Thrust speed
Control unit twist XL

Control unit twist XL 

  • In housing (IP 65)
  • Radio receiver SOMup4 FM 868.95 MHz (SOMloq2), pluggable
  • 4-command handheld transmitter Pearl Vibe (# 4019V000)
Control unit twist XXL

Control unit twist XXL

  • In large housing (IP 67)
  • With contact protection
  • Pre-installed main switch
  • Radio receiver SOMup4 FM 868.95 MHz (SOMloq2), pluggable
  • 4-command handheld transmitter Pearl Vibe (# 4019V000)
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