Commercial Door Openers
When it comes to operating your commercial doors you have the option of either manually raising and lowering of these types of doors or you can choose to go with one of the many commercial door openers available today.
Depending on the type of commercial property and opener you intend to use, it will help to decide whether the better option for you is manual or motorized openers. This is especially true in a busy warehouse setting where every minute can cost the company money. In this circumstances it is best to select a motorized opener.
There are many different types of commercial door openers to cover all of the various types of properties, buildings and installation constraints. Again the type of operator you select will depend on the type and size of the door as well as installation needs. A trained technician can make finding the right opener easy for you.
We sell and install one of the best commercial operator brands in the business, LiftMaster!
This type if opener is usually mounted on the wall for the sectional commercial doors that have a high or vertical lift. They are attached to the door’s jackshaft to indirectly drive the door in the desired direction either up or down.
For Roll Up Garage Doors you can mount it to the front of the hood which helps to protect the unit as well as keep it out of the way.
These types of openers are designed to handle the high use of apartment garage doors.
Specifically designed to be quiet to not disturb the residents each time the doors are opened and closed.
Just like with garage door openers in the home, these too are mounted to the ceiling and are best used with Commercial Sectional Garage Doors.
The Apartment Trolley Opener connects to the drive mechanism so to directly drive the door up or down as opposed to the Jackshaft.
DHJ Style, also known as Door Lock Hoist/Jackshaft Openers, are designed for shopping malls with the more heavy-duty types of roller doors.
These openers have a floor level chain hoist to help with manual operation during emergencies and power outages.
This particular style of commercial opener has a door lock sensor that is designed to help prevent damage caused from either human or operator attempting to open a locked door. Like other Jackshaft openers, these are wall or hood mounted and they indirectly drive the door up or down by attaching to the door’s jackshaft.
LiftMaster is one of the best names in the business and they manufacture the Door Lock Hoist/Jackshaft Openers as part of their elite series of commercial door openers.
Gearhead Hoist Operator
This particular model also has the hoist chain at floor level to allow for easy manual operation when needed or desired.
Like Jackshaft openers the Gearhead Door Operators are mounted to either the wall or the hood. They attach right to the door’s jackshaft and indirectly drive the door up or down.
These openers are designed for use with Roll Up or Grille doors. This model is also part of LiftMaster’s commercial Elite series of Door Openers.
Door Lock Jackshaft Openers are perfect for various types of shopping malls that have lighter roll-up doors and grilles.
As with all of LiftMaster’s Door lock models, there is a sensor on this model that prevents the door from opening when locked in order to keep the door and opener both, from being damaged.
These Door Lock Jackshaft Openers are mounted either on the wall itself or the hood for the commercial roll-up garage doors. Like other Jackshaft models, it connects directly to the door’s jackshaft in order to indirectly drive the door either up or down.
These commercial openers are also part of LiftMaster’s Elite series of operators built tough to stand up to the rigors of high cycle work.
The Gearhead slide door openers are designed to withstand the heavy-duty high cycle industrial usage.
These openers use lubricated gears to directly drive the door opening and closing. These operators are mounted directly above the door.
Gearhead slide door openers are meant for use with single and bi-parting sliding doors.
These operators are another model in the LiftMaster Elite Series of Commercial door openers meant for industrial uses.
The Gearhead Trolley Opener model is designed for heavy doors and the high cycle usage that one can expect from a commercial or industrial application.
Gearhead Trolley Operators are mounted to the wall and use heavily lubricated gears to directly drive the doors up or down.
These openers are meant for use with sectional overhead door types. This model is also part of LiftMaster’s Elite Series of Commercial door Openers.
Hoist Style Commercial Openers are meant for heavy industrial use and designed to handle heavy doors and high cycles.
A floor level chain is there for manual operation of the opener in case of emergencies or power outages.
These openers are mounted to the wall when used with large overhead sectional doors and to the front of the hood when used with roll-up garage doors.
This model also attached directly to the door’s jackshaft to indirectly drive the door up or down. Being another model in the elite series of commercial door openers from LiftMaster, you can count on quality!
This Slide Door Opener is meant for industrial applications and have functionality that is similar to the T-style openers.
One big difference is that they are used on single and bi-parting sliding doors.
This model of opener is mounted right above the door in order to directly drive the door open or closed.
Another great model in the line of LiftMaster’s Elite series of commercial door openers.
The Trolley Style of Opener is designed for general industrial usage. For heavier duty needs there are better suited models.
These openers are mounted by being suspended from the ceiling and are meant for use with sectional overhead doors that only require a standard lift.
T-style openers are attached to the drive to directly drive it open or closed. This is another great example of LiftMaster’s Elite series of commercial doors.
If you are in need of a commercial door opener, don’t guess at what is needed, call us. We can help you get the right unit for your needs and give you a free estimate of all costs.
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