Updated 15 Feb 2016

Dreambaby

Swing Closed Security Gate F160W

Bottom line: This swing safety gate failed one of our major safety tests. There are better gates than this.

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Test results

Ease of use
Good
7.0/10

Good points

  • Easy to use.
  • Automatically closes and locks.
  • Can set the gate to open in one direction or both directions.
  • Claims it complies with the European (EN) and US (ASTM) standards for safety gates. Includes DVD with installation instructions.

But

  • Failed a major safety test (see ‘Key data’ for details).
  • A child could remove label on the latch handle and possibly inhale or swallow it – but you can remove this label before installing the gate.

How we test

Other standards: Claims to comply with the European (EN) or the US (ASTM) standards for safety gates. The European and US standards have different requirements from what we used in our tests.

Ease of use: Assesses installation and assembly, operating the latch, and opening and closing the gate.

Key data

Model

Price guide
$109
Passed all tests
No
Safety failures

Gaps between vertical bars could trap a leg or arm.

Other standards
ASTM, EN

Specifications

Type
Swing gate
Height (cm)
76
Width (cm)
71 - 82
Material
Metal

Features

Self-closing
No
Extensions (cm)
n/a

More Info

Notes
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Availability
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