Tag Archives: gate system

Why should I buy Gate Automation? Is it worth it?

At the back of some peoples minds there may be a thought lurking, ‘Do I really need this‘? Here at Gate Motors we have tried to supply you with as much relevant information as we can to help you decide whether Gate Automation is the right move for you. With many pictures and diagrams showing [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Using Loop Detectors in the design of your Gate System

Gate Automation Loop Detectors are used to indicate the presence or passage of vehicles. The system consists of a loop or coil of induction cable and a Loop Detection unit. Using a Loop Detector with your gate automation system is a simple and efficient method to operate your gates. The loop of induction cable is [...]

Gate installation safety

Making your gate is safe involves a combination of elements; correct installation, correct wiring and installing integrated safety systems. Included in our gate automation systems is a set of safety photocells. These transmit an infra red beam from a transmitter to a receiver, if this beam is broken then the gates will not close. Electric [...]

5 things to consider with Electric Gates

1. Geometry :  This could bring back bad memories of school maths but for swing gates the geometry of your particular installation will be very important as this will help decide which type of Gate Motor you will require. 2. Installation :  Getting the motors and gates installed should not be beyond the abilities of [...]