Automatic Slide Gates offer a secure and practical solution for homes, commercial establishments, warehouses and storage buildings that have limited driveway spaces. A slide gate could be any size or length and could be made of many different types of materials. Large, metal slide gates specially made for industrial applications weigh too much for an average person to open and close. This is when slide gate motors come in handy. Slide gate motors come in different shapes, sizes, capacities, power sources, mechanisms and constructions. In searching for the most suitable slide gate motor, the most common types and brands will surely interest you: LiftMaster Slide Gate Opener – LiftMaster is the most popular brand of gate motors with models that range from commercial to residential gate openers. LiftMaster offers models that will operate under different kinds of environments and even under tough conditions. All LiftMaster slide gate motors are weather proof, powder-coated and lockable. It is one of a few brands that are UL325 compliant. DoorKing Slide Gate Opener – DoorKing manufactures heavy duty gate motors for continuous operation. All gate openers are fully adjustable and come with user-friendly features like programming switches, loop detector ports, fail secure features and tough factory warranties. Elite Slide Gate Opener – Elite slide gate openers are made to work even the toughest, high ambient temperature conditions. With models that have dual motors, built-in heaters, with battery back-up systems, surge and lightning protection features, gold zinc-platting to reduce corrosion and up to date control boards you will certainly have your money’s worth with an Elite automatic slide gate motor. Apollo Slide Gate Operator – Apollo slide gate motors are mostly adjustable, chain-driven and programmable. With features like 7 day programming, electric shock protection features, stronger plug-in receivers which are 2x range compared to industry standards and dual application features. All Apollo modes are corrosion resistant, solar power compatible for solar gate systems and have efficient battery charging features. Linear Slide Gate Opener – Linear manufactures commercial openers for large and long slide gates. Models are drive-chain operated with apex controllers, exterior reset buttons and polyurethane covers to withstand varying temperatures and dust. Gate openers come in 1-phase, 1 HP and either in 115V or 230V. GTO Gates – GTO manufactures gate motors for different applications. Their residential slide gate opener is a homeowner’s dream with features like battery backups, brushless motors to reduce maintenance and faster opening speeds; ideal for all kinds of slide gates (tube, chain link, panel, ornamental or wooden gates). GTO ensures that your slide gates will open efficiently each time with openers protected with UV resistant covers. All gate motors are covered with mechanical and electrical warranties. All these automatic slide gate motors are available online and should be ordered ahead of time. To ensure that you are purchasing the right slide gate operator for your slide gate and for your specific residential or commercial needs, you should contact our sales representative or a professional to help you get started. Do you have any questions regarding our slide gate operators? Our technical sales and support team is standing by if needed, just give us a call at 1-800-730-8382 or contact us by e-mail as we are eager to assist you for all your access control equipment needs. Find the access control product you're looking for today!