Category Archives: Programming

Gate Control Board Checks and Maintenance – Sealing Cable Glands

One very worthwhile check with electronics and gate automation is making sure cable glands for the wiring are properly sealed. If you have a look at the picture below you will see an example of one not properly sealed: By keeping it sealed you stop any slugs or insects crawling across the control board and [...]

GateMotors Gate Automation Instruction/Installation Guides

We try and make it easier for customers to find the right information they want by including all the relevant data sheets, instruction guides and installation guides on each product page. One of our most popular products is the Kit MyAster which you will find all the guides to on the right hand side of [...]

GSM Mobile Gate Opener to the Q60 Control Board Wiring Guide

Style Audio 1 way – Connection Colour Coded Here are GateMotors we have had customer inquiries about how to wire the GSM mobile gate opener to the Q60 control board. Because of this we have put together a wiring guide to try and avoid confusion when installing the GSM mobile gate opener.   Style Audio [...]

Turning off the Automatic Gate Closing function

Below steps to take for the options discussed: Turning off the Automatic Gate Closing function Having one motor opening further than the other Adjusting torque setting Pre-Install HINT: This is just my personal preference. I find it easier to install / program the settings without the Safety Photocells attached. Whilst you are programming, If anything [...]

Keyfobs / Transmitters programming

The Key Fob is a three channel remote control. Each channel can operate an independent system. For example, a property may have two gates; one entrance gate, one exit gate each operated with their own key fob remote. Instead of carrying around 2 key fobs in your pocket, you can operate both off the one [...]