Storm Self Contained, Outdoor Rated Access Control Keypads now available from Foremost Electronics

Foremost Electronics, the Essex based specialist distributor of electromechanical components, has been appointed as a distributor for Storm Interface, manufacturer of heavy duty keypads, keyboards and custom computer interface devices. All Storm products are built to withstand rough use and abuse in unattended public and industrial applications.

 The Storm range of self-contained, Outdoor Rated Access Control Keypads is made up of two models. The AXS StrikeMaster is a self-contained keypad and controller for electrically operated locks and strikes. Standard features include up to 50 user programmable 4, 5 or 6 digit PIN codes, one or two door control, anti-tamper alarm, forced door alarm and PIN code entered under duress alarm, timed release or latched door option for each PIN code, timed lock out for repeated invalid code input, remote exit switch facility, all weather resistance, LED and audible tone status indication and are available in a variety of build styles and quick and easy to install.

The StrikeMaster ES keypad access control system for installations requiring elevated security levels is supplied with a StrikeMaster keypad (above) plus a separate, remotely secured electronic control module. The control module, along with a dedicated high speciation power supply, is contained within a tamper alarmed steel enclosure designed to be located within the secured building.

“Secure access to buildings, including offices and warehouses, for unattended or out of hours entry is a growing market.” comments Emma Kempster, Key Account Manager of Foremost Electronics Ltd. ‘The Storm AXS StrikeMaster and ES keypad access control system offer users simple to fit, high security, weather and vandal-proof door control.”


To learn more about Storm’s toughened industrial interface products and assistive technology products, please visit, call +44 (0)1371 811171 or email

Foremost serve a wide number of diverse markets from industrial, instrumentation, audio/broadcast, rail, medical to education. Established in 1989, Foremost Electronics Ltd. are long established

agents and distributors of electro-mechanical components including switches, connectors, cabinets, enclosures and handles, control knobs, thermal fuses and optoelectronics. Foremost are also a supplier of joysticks and controllers for both OEM and stand-alone applications and have specialist online stores for Rotary Switches, IP Joysticks and Electric Vehicle Connectors and Accessories