Lets talk a little about the recently re-introduced FAAC-S418 24VDC operator
. This compact state-of-art electromechanical operator designed for residential use and capable of moving gate leafs of up to 12 feet and 500 pounds, is the newest addition to the FAAC 24 VDC line. With a modern and sleek design, built in positive stops as well as built in true battery back-up that works only for emergencies (the batteries are not needed to run the system under normal conditions) the S418 was designed specifically to provide a versatile and economical solution to the residential gate market. Inclusive the new control board provides an anti-crush amperometric system as well as 110 degrees maximum gate swing and a continuous duty cycles this puppy is veritably awesome and the only thing you need to make this master/slave bi-part is another S418 operator.