Sliding gate motor installations and repairs

Smart gate motors also specializes in gate motor alarms and all the accessories that go with all kinds of gate motors. 

Sliding gate motor repairs can be done on site and only consists of around 8 parts on all sliding gate motors, so we are able to strip and replace all parts on site including the parts of the electrical motor itself.

 

Make sure the weight of your gate does not exceed the recommended weight for the gate motor, this goes for all makes.

 

If the gate is too heavy for the gate motor suggested pulling load, it will strain the gate motor and cause costly repairs.

 

Always make sure your gate was weighed and tested for the correct application.

 

All sliding gate motors should be installed or repaired by a gate professional and most definitely by someone trained in that field.

 

Please verify that you are not a robot.


Common problems that can occur on sliding gates or sliding gate motors include:

  • Gate stuck or not moving.
  • The gate is making a squeaking sound while moving.
  • The gate can be lifted when in the closed position this is a high security risk.
  • The gate rollers or wheels not moving has ceased.
  • The gate is heavy all gates should open and close with one hand and with a free flowing movement.
  • Gate motor is running slow.
  • Gate motor is not moving the gate.
  • Gate motor beeps but does not move the gate.
  • Gate motor runs but bumps into the stoppers.
All these are signs that you would need a gate motor or gate repair get one of our friendly staff to book your gate or gate motor assessment.

 

We also do the replacement of gate rollers or wheels and the welding of most gates and accessories like the rack or track replacements.

 

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Sliding gates offer the quickest and safest movement compared to swing gates. For maximum security a sliding gate is definitely the way to go.

 

We have turbo gate motors that can close big gates in record speed and force to ensure nobody can interrupt the cycle.

 

Telling the difference between which “gate operator” to choose for your gate can be tricky, and the wrong choice can put you into a situation where motor repairs can be frequent and unnecessary.

anti theft bracket
Centurion D5 EVO gate motor

D5 – Evo, Domestic and Light-Industrial Sliding Gate Motor.

The evolution of the tried and tested D5 500kg gate motor for domestic and light-industrial applications. Incorporating battery backup you can bank on, potent push force and an intelligent LCD controller for easy setup.

Centurion D5 EVO gate motor installed includes battery back up and 2 remotes

  • R 5500
GEMINI 24V DC Slider (Complex)

Our 24V DC Sliding gate motor is battery driven which gives you backup in case of a power outage. The complete unit is enclosed with a weather resistant lid and has a 1 year factory guarantee, as per the manual, on all mechanical and electronic components.

Gemini 24V DC Slider installed includes battery back up and 2 remotes 

  • R 9670
GEMINI DC Slider 7 Ah (Domestic)

Our motor is driven by a 7 Ah battery which gives you backup in case of a power outage. The complete unit is enclosed with a weather resistant lid and has a 2 year factory guarantee, as per the manual, on all mechanical parts and 1 year guarantee on all electronic components.

Gemini DC Slider 7 Ah (Domestic) gate motor installed includes 2 remotes and battery back up 

  • R 5790
GEMINI DC Slider 12 Ah (Residential / Small Complex)

The GEMINI 12V DC Residential sliding gate motor is a self-contained unit, which comprises of a single 12 Volt direct current electrical motor that drives the rack pinion through a reduction gearbox. This motor is fitted with a 12 Ah battery and can last longer without power than the 7 Ah battery in our Domestic motor.

Gemini DC Slider 12 Ah gate motor installed includes battery back up and 2 remotes 

  • R 6150
Hansa Speedo Heavy duty gate motor

Heavy Duty design for industrial Sliding Gate automation.

Soft start/stop facility.

LED array and display for indication of gate motor status.

General purpose relay.

Battery back-up

Loop detector facility.

Programmable.

Hansa Speedo heavy duty gate motor installed includes battery back up and 2 remotes

  • R 8650
ET Drive 300 gate motor

A low cost, full featured solution for automating residential gates, up to 300 kg. High speed, strong and durable electric motor with removable brushes for easy maintenance. Full battery backup in case of power failure. LED display for ease of programming and diagnostics. Various operating modes with customizable parameters, e.g. slow-down distance, auto close times, pedestrian distance, etc.

ET Drive 300 gate motor installed includes battery back up and 2 remotes 

  • R 4500
ET Drive 500 gate motor

Designed for residential sliding gates, up to 500 kg. PROVEN robust and reliable residential slide gate automation. HIGH SPEED motor with removable brushes. ADVANCED ELECTRONICS with large backlit display for easy programming, diagnostics and fault reporting. SECURITY: Gate and beam tamper alarm monitoring. Pin code lockable programming. Optional heavy duty security bracket. ET-Blu Mix® enhanced rolling code receiver on board.

ET Drive 500 gate motor installed includes battery back up and 2 remotes

  • R 5500
ET Drive 600 gate motor

Designed for high-traffic sliding gates, up to 500 kg. PROVEN POWER PACK for high-traffic applications with battery backup. HIGH SPEED motor.Gate and safety beam tamper alarm monitoring. Optional heavy duty security bracket.

ET Drive 600 gate motor installed includes battery back up and 2 remotes

  • R 5750
ET Drive 1000 gate motor

Designed for high-traffic sliding gates, up to 1000 kg. HEAVY DUTY robust design for high-traffic industrial sliding gate automation.HIGH SPEED motor with intelligent control. ADVANCED ELECTRONICS with large backlit display for easy programming, diagnostics and fault reporting. Proven POWER PACK operation with true battery backup.

ET Drive 1000 gate motor installed includes battery back up and 2 remotes

  • R 8200