Category Archives: Gate Accessories

Photocells are important!

As we have heard from recent news, electric gates can be a lethal weapon if not installed and set up correctly. Kanye West has just witnessed his £500,000 car get crushed by electric swing gates. You can read more about the article by clicking on Kanye West’s £500K Lamborghini crushed by Kim Kardashian’s electric gates. [...]

Safety comes first with all Gate Automation – GateMotors Safety+ Kits

We believe that all gate automation should be installed with safety in mind. With nearly all of our gate kits comes as standard, one pair of safety photocells. Photocells are a safety device and are sold as a pair. They are installed on either side of the driveway, on the inside or outside of the [...]

Our Special Offers at GateMotors

We at GateMotors always try to give you the customer, the very best deal. We offer a price match guarantee on nearly everything we sell, and now have a dedicated section of special offers that get regular updates. To view our current deals click on Special Offers. We have a range of gate motors, gate [...]

iSmart Gate Opener – Open your automated gate/garage door using your Smartphone

The iSmartGateOpener is a new technology which enables you to use your Smartphone to open your gates. In order for you to download the application which is needed to be able to open the gates, you will need a mobile phone running on Apples iOS (for iPhone) or Google’s android operating system. You have the [...]

GSM Intercom System / Mobile Gate Opener

Our GSM Intercom System can be a popular feature to add to gate automation in order to easily open and close the gates. The GSM Intercom Unit is made by Videx and comes in different versions depending on what is suitable for your installation. The difference between the GSM intercom and a normal intercom is [...]

The importance of Electric Locks

Electric locks can be an essential accessory when installing gate automation. Electric locks are usually required for installation on gates that are over 3m in width, as recommended by all electric gate manufacturers. The purpose of an electric lock is to keep the gate firmly shut and locked in place, as with a long gate [...]

New Nice Era range of remotes – ON1e ON2e ON4e ON9e

Nice have just brought out a new range of the ON remotes. They will soon be coming to all the new kits we sell that include the ON2 remotes. You can have a look at the data sheet by clicking Nice Era One.   Nice continue to offer a vast range of products suitable for [...]

Maintaining your gate motors/automation during the winter

In periods of Cold weather, like a car, your motors may have trouble starting up from a stationary position. Below are some hints and general tips for promoting ongoing happy life of the automation:   1) Increase the torque level by at least 2 to 3 levels to what you see on the parameter – [...]

New Nice Inti range of remotes

Nice have just brought out a new range of remotes called Inti! The remotes replace the FloR range and come in six different colours. Click on Nice Inti Remote to purchase and read about the new range.   Nice have also brought out a universal kit which includes three of the Inti remotes and a [...]

Reconditioned Gate Automation Kits / Motors

Looking for a cheap gate automation kit? We now have in stock some reconditioned kits. It is only the motors that are reconditioned so all other electrical items such as the control board, photocells, remotes are brand new. The motors still come with the usual 3 year warranty so if you don’t mind some minor [...]