purchasing a Gate Openers DIY system,
please review the following information, as well as the Installation
While we all want to save money, sometimes
it makes sense and other times it doesn't. Installing
an automated electric gate opener does require a
certain level of mechanical and construction expertise.
A typical gate opener installation will require
creating a foundation pad or base with
concrete, drilling and assembling heavy metal pieces, carefully
and understanding the critical importance of safety, both
while installing the gate opener, as well during its operation.
In some cases, it may be necessary to perform a small amount
of welding for bracket attachments or guides and this can
be accomplished by a local welder at a reasonable cost.
Because this gate opener operates on 110
volts, a properly installed electrical outlet must be adjacent
the gate opener motor assembly will be installed. This electrical
outlet should be installed by a qualified electrician in
compliance with all local building codes, including the the
use a a Ground Fault Interruption (GFI) device.
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