Wave to Open Switches

Canuck Door Systems  offers an economical hands-free Wave to Open Switches. The Wave to Open Switch is compatible with all Ditec operators, and is a great option for areas where a hands-free environment is desired.

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  • Touchless activation
  • Low voltage. Operates on 12 or 24VDC
  • Reduced read range of up to 4″ greatly  minimizes false triggers
  • Provides audible and visual activation cues  with a dual color LED (red/green)
  • Variable hold time of 1 to 35 seconds
  • Durable stainless steel, weather resistant, vandal resistant face plate
  • Single and double gang face plates included
  • Back box not supplied


Hands free environments Public buildings have quickly become a standard in modern society. Whether it be theaters, offices, hospitals, or public restrooms, touch less environments have gone from an exclusive feature to a necessity in many  commercial buildings. Usually  the faucets, soap dispensers, faucet, hand dryers, and towel dispensers are used in hands-free environment. Now, the hands-free door opening solution has become an important part of hands-free environment. The wave to open switches provide the following essential benefits:

  • Sensor in wave-to-open switch detects motion and opens door without touching hardware and transferring germs
  • Convenient kits simplify the ordering process and ensure use of the correct components
  • Industry leading products offer reliability and durability
  • Kits available for doors with or without locking hardware to transform any opening
  • No additional power supply needed for accessories – Operator powers both wave-to-open switch and electric strike
  • Precision sensor ensures door is opened only when intended when movement is detected within 0″ to 4″ of the wave-to-open switch
  • Wave to open switches can be set to hold door open anywhere between 0 and 30 seconds


Canuck Door Systems is a dealer of  the  Entrematic, the automatic door operators manufacturer  in Canada.

We install Wave to Open Switches in the Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton, Vaughan, Richmond Hill, Markham, Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville, Pickering, Ajax, Oshawa, Aurora, Newmarket and throughout South Ontario is no exception.

Canuck Door Systems also installs Low Energy Heavy Duty Door Operator, Low Energy Low Profile Automatic Door Operator, Full Energy Standard Profile Automatic Door Operator, Low Energy Standard Profile Automatic Door Operator, Universal Handicap Washroom Packages.



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