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Permanent Flush Mounted Road Blade

Permanent Flush Mounted Road Blade Tire Shredder

You can be confident in the security you provide your people and property when you buy a Road Blade tire shredder. Your road and perimeter access will be secure due to this flush mounted tire shredder. If you are to protect a high traffic volume location, but do not want to hinder everyday traffic, the flush mount system is a perfect choice.

Used worldwide in civilian, military, and border control installations. You can protect shipping intermodals, order crossings, military bases, airport access, or parking lots. Prevent unauthorized entrance and exits at either manned or unmanned locations. In addition, it can be integrated with arms, lights, keypads, or used on its own. Tire Shredders by PMG have also been installed to stop thefts at locations from intermodals to auto auction lots.

A very economical access control point system. The prefabricated trenches help you save money at installation by making it easier and quicker to install. Since its quicker to install, therefore installation costs is less. Finally, easy maintenance keeps future expenses to a minimum.

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The RB 4400 Permanent Road Blade Tire Shredder

When you buy a permanent Road Blade tire shredder you provide a physical barrier. Your system will disable unauthorized vehicles from entering or leaving by shredding any tires. This places the vehicle on its rims immediately, making it unable to proceed. Click here to see how effective the Road Blade is at immobilizing vehicles.

The blades can be normally up or normally down, whichever best meets your perimeter security needs. Since the system can be integrated with arms, lights, keypads and more, the Road blade protects both manned and unmanned gates, roads and other access points.

Blades can be activated in 1.5 seconds, faster than rising curbs or bollards. Click here to watch a short 30 second video showing how quickly blades can be activated.

When you buy a flush mounted system you will know it will last, since the units have been tested at 110,000 lbs loads capacity and nearly a million cycles. Here is a video of a loader running over a Road Blade.  You can protect a single lane, or multiple lanes.  If you need to be able to shut down all access points at once, you can with this tire shredder system. The optional Emergency Fast Operate (EFO) button will activate all systems at one location at once. Therefore this shuts down all entrances and exits in under 1.5 seconds.

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Significantly reduce risk and potential liability

The Road Blade tire shredder can be activated quicker than rising bollards or other final denial barriers. Since it is a tire shredder it inflicts significantly less damage to the vehicles than bollards. You do not have the level of risk since this is a less than lethal option. For civilian installations, you have significantly less risk when a vehicle is racing down the road as opposed to hard stop systems. These hard stop system can be potentially fatal. Use of bollards and other denial barriers can result in deaths of the occupants. This exposes you and your company to the possibility of litigation.

The Road Blade tire shredder is highly effective at stopping vehicles at yet significantly less collateral damage and risk.

For military and border installations the Road Blade tire shredder provides additional coverage over other systems.  Since a tire shredder is a less than lethal option, it can be activated anytime.  While potentially lethal options can only be used in times of war, or under certain conditions. Therefore these other options leave your road and security personnel unprotected most of the time.

Strategic placement of the tire shredder can provide critical, additional reaction time for your security personnel. Due to unauthorized vehicles being placed on their rims immediately,  it provides immediate intent of the vehicles.

A flush mounted tire shredder will not hinder everyday traffic.

When the blades are down, they are fully recessed within the modules. The modules are designed to sit flush with the road surface, therefore it will not hinder everyday traffic.


RB 4400 Standard Tire Shredder Package

The standard RB 4400 tire shredder package contains 12 feet of Road Blade modules. To save you money by making installation easier and quicker, and Since this is a flush mounted installation, the packages includes 12 feet of cast resin polymer concrete trenches. These prefabricated trenches reduce the time required and the difficulty at installation.

A motor actuator to raise and lower the blades and its protective housing are included as well. Twelve feet of power and control cables are included to provide the communication conduit between the electrical panel and the actuator box.

RB 4400 Package Contents:

1-Actuator box with 850 lb. torque motor
1- Actuator box protective housing
1- Electrical Panel
1-Power cable (12')
1-Communications cable (12')
7- Road Blade modules
4- Prefabricated Road Blade trenches

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Standard Packages can be easily modified to meet the unique profile of your roadway. Options can be added such as signs, lights, arms, heating elements or other equipment to design the system for your needs.

For technical specifications on the components of the RB 4400 tire shredder click on the link. Or, use the drop down menu at the top of the page.

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