Author Archives: Technical Support

Gate Automation for Sloping Driveways

If a driveway surface rises into the property, swing gates will need to be installed higher off the ground. This is so they do not go into the ground as they open. Unfortunately this comes with consequences such as an unsightly gap under the gate, and the centre stop would also need to be taller [...]

Solemyo and other Solar Panel Kits

Our Nice Solemyo Kit uses solar power to generate energy for your Gate Automation so it doesn’t need a mains supply. The Solemyo Kit can power Gate Automation, Garage Doors and Barrier Gates. The Kit is compatible with many of our Nice Automation Gate Kits. Benefits of using our Solemyo Solar Power: Installable anywhere Saves [...]

Replacement Remotes for Electric Gates

If you’re looking for replacement remotes or additional remotes for your gate system, we have a wide range compatible with our Nice Automation range, our Came Automation range, and all our other Gate Kits. These are also a product which we are discounting phenomenally if you buy in a set of 3 or 5 on [...]

Risk Assessment for Swing Gates

Before you go ahead with Gate Automation there are a few factors you need to consider before making your purchase. Check that the gate structure is suitable for automation by the following: Referring to the documentation of the gate manufacturer Structural tests or calculations, if you click on our Risk Assessment For Swing Gates you will [...]

New & Improved Control Boards Now Replacing Old

Recently at Gate Motors we have had an increasing amount of customer inquiries about the Q36 and Q37 A / S Control Boards. Due to the fact these boards are not being manufactured anymore, customers looking for replacements are being left slightly puzzled. To solve this issue we have listed those Control Panels that are [...]

Wiring/Cabling for Electric Gates

Each individual Gate Motor will have its own suited cabling. 3 core Armoured swa cable is used from the property to the gate control panel and 4 core alarm / bell cable is used between the photocells. Electric Gate Kits can be purchased with optional accessories or a cable pack which contains all of the [...]

Cantilever Gate Systems for Sliding Gates

Cantilever Gate Systems are a sliding gate hardware made for metal gates which are designed for situations where the consumer needs a sliding gate but installing a ground track is not possible or desirable. Our Cantilever 9000 Series has its benefits in a number of ways: Ideal for security, traffic control or any other place [...]

Came Cordless Synchronised Intergrated Photocells

Our new range of Came DBC Photocells are something to definitely look out for. This new technology provides a greater area of sensitivity all around your gate so the use of your photocells are much more accurate and effective. The photocells consist of a receiver, transmitter and two repeaters and cause no interferences. The cordless [...]

Universal Remote Controls – The Easiest Way to Access Your Property

Our wide range of Keyfobs & Remotes are suitable for all gate systems available on our website www.gatemotors.co.uk. Key fob remotes are a quick and simple way of getting in and out super quick with little to no waiting involved. We have many to suit all kinds of tastes, including a Black Remote which is [...]

Key switches and Keypads – Gate Security

The Nice Automation range of Gate Security may only have slight differences, but it can still be a tricky decision to make. We have two new listings on our site which are under Nice Keypads and Nice Switches. Our Nice Keypads range have a 12 key selector which allows users to be hands-free with as [...]