HySecurity Slide-Smart DCS 15 Slide Gate Opener

HySecuriity Slide-Smart DCS 15


SKU: SlideSmart-DCS-15

HySecuriity Slide-Smart DCS 15 Slide Gate Opener for Solar 


***Needs solar panel to operate!***

The HySecurity SLIDESMART DCS 15 SOLAR is an extremely reliable, continuous duty, commercial grade, electromechanical, UPS battery backed up, slide gate operator designed for millions of low maintenance cycles.  Start and stop, up to a 40 ft gate (maximum gate weight of 1,500 lb). Set Open/Close speed independently - adjustable 0.75, 1 or 1.25 ft/s. Unique "Ice Breaker Mode" powers through morning ice/snow buildup.  This operator will work with a minimum 24V (or two 12V panels in series) solar panels. MPPT (Maximum Power Point Tracking) solar battery two 8Ah batteries provide up to 1,500 ft (457 m) of gate travel per day. It will also work with 50Ah batteries with the Extended Battery Backup Kit option for sites requiring up to 25,000 ft of gate travel per day and/or sites in less sunny climates.

Note: Operator price includes 30 ft (9 m) of #40, corrosion resistant roller chain and two steel gate mounting brackets.  40W minimum 24VDC solar panels not included but required for solar operation. 


Duty Cycle Continuous*
Rate of Travel 0.75, 1 or 1.25 ft/s (23, 30 or 38 cm/s)**
Gate Length Max 40 ft (12 m)
Gate Weight Max 1,500 lb (680 kg)
Horsepower 1/2 hp
Drive Electromechanical
Uninterruptible Power Supply Standard battery backup gate travel: Two 8Ah batteries. Up to 4,000 ft (1,219 m) after AC power loss. Extended battery backup gate travel: Two 50Ah batteries. Up to 25,000 ft (7,620 m) after AC power loss.* Field configurable to fail open or secure when batteries deplete.
Voltage Input 24VDC solar panels - 40W min panel (Solar panels not supplied by HySecurity)
Accessory Power 12VDC and 24VDC, 1A each
Temperature Rating -13º to 158º F (-25º to 70º C)
Communication USB, RS-232, RS-485; Ethernet/fiber using optional HyNet™ Gateway accessory
User Controls Smart DC Controller with 70+ configurable settings. 32 character LCD display and 5 tact buttons or a PC using S.T.A.R.T. software.
Relays Two configurable user relays: 30VDC, 3A solid state and 250VAC, 10A electromechanical; Optional Hy8Relay™ for 8 additional relay outputs
ETL Listed (UL325) Usage Class I, II, III, IV**
Finish Zinc plated chassis; molded polyethylene cover
Cycle Tested 500,000 cycles
Warranty 5 year / 7 year single-family residential
* *The operator’s normal duty cycle and the actual number of gate cycles available from battery depends upon gate resistance to travel, cycle length, battery size, state of charge and health, ambient temperature, accessory power draw and frequency of gate cycles during power outage.
** **Speed setting cannot be configured to exceed 1 ft/s for Class I and II usage.

Operator Components

SlideSmart Solar DCS 15
Part Number
SlideSmart Solar DCS 15
Est. Ship Weight
150 lb
Shipping Dimensions
47"w x 26"d x 28"h
Shipping Class

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