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BFT - MBB 500

Designed for more intensive use and with a large diameter, the MBB 500 automatic rising bollard has been designed and engineered to provide effective security and access control for any residential or commercial application to protect and safeguard vehicles, property, and buildings.

This popular automatic bollard has a rapid 6 second rising and lowering time, a broader 220mm diameter for increased strength and resilience, an integral LED light crown for increased night-time visibility, and a built-in acoustic signal to alert passers-by. 

Bollard Specification

  • 220mm diameter. 
  • 500mm raised height. 
  • 5mm steel gauge wall.
  • Anthracite Grey - RAL 7015 finish.
  • Integral 6 x LED light crown (can be disabled).
  • Integral acoustic warning signal (can be disabled).
  • Electro-mechanical oil-sealed motor.
  • Price includes your bollard(s), 1 control panel, and2 remote controls.


  • 1-year manufacturer's guarantee (supply only)
  • 2-year manufacturer's guarantee (supply & installation)
  • 30-day returns or exchange.


      • Designed for all residential access control applications.
      • Suitable for moderate use (up to 1500 movements per day).
      • Control up to 4 bollards on the same control panel.
      • 6-second rising time & 6-second lowering time.
      • 25mtr remote control operating range (direct line of sight). 
      • IP 67 protection rating.
      • -15 C to +60 C operating temperature.
      • Integrated heating element.
      • 230Vac 50Hz power supply. 
      • 300W motor supply.
      • 10,500 joules impact resistance.
      • 150,000 joules break-in proof.
      • Compatible with the U-Link communication protocol.



        • Made in Italy (BFT - Europe).
        • Mild steel manufactured to BS1440.
        • Galvanized to BS EN ISO 1461 (2009).
        • Powder-coated Anthracite Grey RAL 7015. 
        • 90kg overall product weight.
        • Supplied as a complete ready to install system.
        • 230V - 5amp RCD protected power supply required for the control panel.
        • 9-10 lin mtrs of color-coded cables pre-wired to each bollard.
        • Cables must be routed back to where you mount the control panel.
        • Simply connect the cables to the control panel and configure the system.
        • 915mm deep x 295mm square x 5mm gauge foundation box.
        • 1165mm excavation depth required (includes 250mm for drainage).
        • Technical help and support available to all our customers.
        • Our own easy to follow configuration guide is available upon request.

        Q:- Will the bollard automatically drop during a power cut?

        A:- Yes, this bollard is designed to automatically drop in the event of a power cut.

        Q:- Is there a way to stop the bollard dropping during a power cut?

        A:- Yes, you can install the 'Battery Back-Up' accessory to keep the bollard(s) raised.

        Q:- Can this bollard be lowered with a manual release key?

        A:- No, this electro-mechanical bollard does not have a manual release key.

        Q:- Does the bollard have a built-in sensor to stop it rising by accident?

        A:- No, you would need to install the 'Safety Proximity Loop Kit' accessory.

        Q:- How many remote controls can I have?

        A:- You can order as many remote controls as you like.

        Q:- How many bollards can I connect to the control panel?

        A:- You can connect up to 4 bollards on the Perseo control panel supplied.

        Q:- Does the bollard have built-in LED lights and a warning buzzer?

        A:- Yes, this particular bollard has built-in LEDs and an acoustic warning buzzer built into the crown. 

        Q:- What power supply do I need to power the control panel?

        A:- You will need a 230V - 5amp RCD protected power supply for the control panel.