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FAAC 740 D Control Board

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FAAC 740 D Control Board
control board with 50 adjustable levels of thrust power.

£262.80 inc.vat

Kit Contents

1 x FAAC 740 D Control Board

Only compatible with the FAAC Automation range

Please note: only the control board is included in this listing.


FAAC 740 D Control Panel with 50 adjustable levels of thrust power, work and pause time of 0-4 minutes. Function logics include: Automatic / Stepped Automatic / Safety / Dead Man C and more.


For use with the FAAC 740 - 741 230v operator.


Technical Specifications

Power supply voltage 230 Vac (+6% -10%) 50 (60) Hz
Absorbed power 10 W
Motor max. load 1000 W
Accessories max. load 0.5 A
Operating ambient temperature -20 °C to +55 °C
Protection fuses 2
Function logics Automatic/"Stepped" automatic/Semi-automatic/Safety/Semi-automatic B/"Dead man" C/ Stepped" semi-automatic /Mixed logic B+C
Work time Programmable (0 to 4 min.)
Pause time Programmable (0 to 4 min.)
Thrust power Adjustable on 50 levels
Terminal board inputs Open/Partial Open/Opening safety device/Closing safety device/Stop/Edge/Power supply & earth
Connector inputs Opening and closing limit switches/ Encoder (optional)
Terminal board outputs Flashing lamp Motor 24 Vdc accessories power supply 24 Vdc indicator light /timed output Failsafe
Rapid connector 5-pin fitting for Minidec cards, Decoder or RP receivers
Programming 3 keys (+, -, F) and display, "basic" and "advanced" mode
"Basic" mode programmable functions Function logics - Pause time - Thrust force - Gate direction
"Advanced" mode programmable functions

Torque at initial thrust - Brake - Failsafe - Pre-flashing - Indicator light/Timed output - Logic for safety devices at opening and closing - Encoder (optional) for anti-crushing electronic safety device, deceleration control and partial opening - Decelerations - Partial opening time - Work time - Service request - Cycle counter

Kit Contents

1 x FAAC 740 D Control Board
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Gate Automation

Please select what type of automation you require for your gate/s. Double & Single Swing refer to motors which attach to the gate and pillar of a swing motion gate. Double & Single Underground refer to motors which lay beneath the ground which attach to the hinge end of swing motion gates. Choose Sliding if you require lateral moving gate automation and Wheeled if you require a motor which utilises a wheeled motor to drive your gate/s.

Motor Voltage

There are two types of power outputs to consider - 24v & 230v. If you need a higher number of operations (opened/closed more than 5-6 times in an hour) during peak periods such as the morning and evening, then you may wish to consider a 24v system.

24v systems are more suitable for higher operation levels as they tend to run cooler than 230v gate motors. However, they do cost more in relative terms, so if you only need to open or close the gate 1-5 times an hour then a 230v system might prove more cost-efficient.

24v motors tend to be used on commercial premises, whereas 230v tend to be used on standard domestic properties. The exception to this rule is sliding gate motors where the reverse is true - 24v sliding gate automation systems tend to be for domestic use, 230v for more intense use (commercial/communal).

24v systems can draw power from battery backup systems meaning they can still operate during any mains power cut (a 230v or 3 phase system would need to be opened with a manual release key).

24v systems can also utilise solar power units as a means of charging batteries, allowing you to site gate automation in rural and remote locations where mains power is unavailable.

Specifications can be found for each product from their datasheet. Each datasheet is downloadable from each product page on this website.

Weight of Gate

All electric gate motors operate up to a maximum weight. This is so the gate will operate in a reliable and safe manner. It is essential to know the weight of each gate leaf in order to choose the correct motor for you installation. If you do not know the weight of your gate/s, send us a photo along with the gate/s dimensions and we can advise.

Gate Width

As with weight, gate motors are designed for gates within certain dimensions. The most important dimension is the width of the gate. To ensure you select the right motor to operate your gate you must know the width of each gate that requires automation.

Opening Angle

Each motor has a maximum angle to which it can operate to. Therefore it is important to note how far the gate needs to open in order for a vehicle to enter/exit safely.

Daily Use

The amount of times your gate is used per day is a determining factor when deciding on the right motor for your usage. Motors are designed to operate within a certain capacity (operations per day) so choosing a motor compatible with your desired use is essential for its durability. Select from the options below the number of times (open & closure = 1 x operation) the gate/s will be operated on an average day.