GuardDog – Self-Closing Industrial Safety Gate

GuardDog – Self-Closing Industrial Safety Gate

The easy-to-install and durable GuardDog Self-Closing Industrial Safety Gate features a versatile design enabling it to meet diverse applications. The GuardDog comes fully assembled and can be easily adjusted laterally to 6″ (-3 to +3 of the nominal size).

Powder Coat Yellow Hot Dipped Galvanized Stainless Stainless – Food Processing Nominal Size Gate Fits Opening Shipping Weight
Min. Max.
500366 500379 500384 500389 21″ 18″ 24″ 25 lbs
500367 500380 500385 500390 27″ 24″ 30″ 27 lbs
500368 500381 500386 500391 33″ 30″ 36″ 29 lbs
500369 500382 500387 500392 39″ 36″ 42″ 31 lbs
500370 500383 500388 500393 45″ 42″ 48″ 33 lbs


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The GuardDog Self-Closing Gate is tough, durable and easy to install. Featuring a unique self-closing design with two stainless steel torsion springs, the GuardDog industrial safety gate can open in any direction. To meet diverse application requirements, the safety gate is available in 5 nominal sizes and is adjustable laterally to 6” (-3 to +3 of the nominal size).

The GuardDog Self-Closing Gate arm is dimensioned to match top- and mid-rail heights of an OSHA-compliant guardrail. When the safety gate is installed and its top is at OSHA’s recommended nominal height of 42”, the bottom of the gate is positioned at a height of 21”.

  • Gate comes fully assembled and includes securing hardware for standard installation on pipe
  • Requires only one 1/2’’ wrench and a few minutes to install
  • Available in powder coat safety yellow, hot-dip galvanized or 316 stainless steel; Special colors available upon request

Our standard Hinge Assembly fits round pipe or square tubing measuring up to 2’’ O.D, or it can also mount on angle iron or flat surfaces. For railings which are larger than 2” O.D, contact BlueWater Manufacturing and we will have an adapter kit available to use or provide a solution to mount the gate safely.

Applications range from ladder ways, mezzanines, pedestrian traffic, machine guarding, universal mount is designed to fit any hand post angle and direction. BlueWater’s industrial safety gate is available in food grade stainless steel, carbon steel powder coated and galvanized.