Access Control Solutions

Since 1948

1520 Stand Alone Card Readers

  • Standard cards are credit card size. Keytags and proximitters are designed to fit on a keyring
  • Internal keypad for easy programming
  • Weigand controller add your own device, whether keypads, card reader, or RF remote

The model 1520 provides users with a full feature single door stand-alone access control system. The 1520 is available with a built-in proximity card reader or can be ordered as a single door controller allowing the user to add their own 26-bit access control device.

The 1520 is available in two configurations: with a built-in card reader or as a single door controller only. Contact your professional DKS system installer for more information about this and other DKS products.


1520 Prox Reader

1520 Reader

1520 Controller

1520 Controller


  • Built-in proximity card reader (available with DK Prox, AWID or HID reader).
  • Built-in clock/calendar.
  • Four time zones.
  • Four hold open time zones.
  • Clock and transaction buffer maintain data for up to 3 days in the event of a power failure.
  • Print menu.
  • Real time print mode.
  • Built-in programming keypad.
  • Timed anti-pass back.
  • Provides access control for up to 1000 users.   Memory sizes available: 125, 500, 1000.   Specify requirement when ordering.
  • Transaction buffer stores last 3600 events.
  • 4 hold open time zones.
  • Timed anti-pass back (1-59 minutes).
  • Print Menu.
  • Real time print mode.
  • Form "C" dry contact relay.
  • EEPROM memory.
  • 16 VAC, 20 VA power transformer supplied.
The 1520 is available with a built-in DK Prox, AWID or HID proximity card reader. Specify which.
Memory size: 125, 500, 1000 - choose one.