GOT A GATE?
Rapid Entry System provides non-destructive emergency access to commercial and
residential property. More than 7,500 fire departments - INCLUDING
VOLENTE VFD - use Knox key boxes, vaults, cabinets, key switches,
padlocks, locking FDC caps and electronic key retention units for safe and secure
CLICK HERE TO SEE SOME SAMPLE INSTALLATIONS IN VOLENTE
Knox-Box Product Brochure
IF YOU HAVE AN ELECTRIC GATE, READ THIS NOTIFICATION
The two types of Knox-Box devices most commonly recommened for Volente are...
FOR ELECTRIC GATE
Knox Key Switch Model 3502 - Single Access Lock Core
Two-position (key removable in ON and OFF positions) electric override key switch with mounting plate. Includes a lock cover to ensure weather resistant operation and an emergency agency ID label. Key switch is used for emergency access to gated driveways or communities. Can be mounted into a 2.25" deep weatherproof electrical box (about $8 at Lowe's) or into some gate keypads.
Item: KS3502. If your gate company is an authorized Knox distributor, you can order directly from them. If not, you can order through VVFD Auxiliary: Cost: $99.00, including shipping (key switch only). Mounting boxes, if needed, are available for $8 each. Resident is responsible for arranging and paying for the installation on their gate.
Specification sheet (pdf file)...
Knox Company Brochure re: Gate Access
List of Potential Installers
Photos of a Recent Installation
VVFD Policy Regarding Electric Gates
STORAGE OF RESIDENTIAL ENTRY KEYS
Knox-Box 1650 Knox Residential
1650 Residential Knox-Box, Surface Mount Used for fire and medical emergency entry into single family residences and similar buildings. The box holds one or two keys and is also available with an optional door hanging bracket (fits doors up to 1-7/8 in. thick).
Cost: $175.00 ( with lift-off door) or $205.00 (with hinged door), including tax and shipping (key box only). Resident is responsible for arranging and paying for the installation.
IF YOU ARE IN VOLENTE, TEXAS:
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO ORDER YOUR KNOX-BOX, CONTACT:
VOLENTE VFD AUXILIARY
LONNIE MOORE, SECRETARY
OUTSIDE VOLENTE, SEE THE KNOX-BOX WEBSITE AT: www.knoxbox.com
OR CALL KNOX COMPANY AT 1-800-552-5669