Resources

The first thing to consider before starting any home improvement project, or upgrading any facility with a more industrial improvement such as an automatic gate operator or gate opener is safety.


Safety both during the installation process and once a system is in place are vital in any setting. Manuals are one useful tool in the process and Gate Opener Safety offers all of our gate operator manuals at no cost in PDF format to view and download.


The next step in the process is knowing what specific function you want a gate opener to perform. Gate opener systems are used to control access and keep unwanted traffic out. There are many accessories that are part of a system, including keypads and intercom entry control systems.


These entry solutions allow regulated entry and exit of residential homes, commercial facilities and industrial facilities while also being able to record which users pass through. Having the right accessory for a system maximizes safety and ensures smooth, reliable operation.


At Gate Opener Safety, we highly value our customers as well as our reputation for providing safe, reliable, high-quality products at the lowest possible cost. With over 150 years of experience in the industry, we offer the best rates and the quickest shipping for the highest-quality gate safety products on the market. Feel free to give us a call at (800) 878-7892 to receive a free quote on any Discount Fence Supply product or simply to receive more information on assisting you in your project.


Helpful Links:

  • All About Loops - Answers to important questions such as, "How do loops work?", "How many loops do I need for my gate?" and more.
  • Loop Size Chart - Quickly find the loop size you need.
  • Gate Safety - A wealth of helpful information on gate safety and why it's important.
  • UL 325 Standard - Find out what the UL Standard is and why it's important.
  • F2200 Safety Requirements - All of the information needed to ensure a gate system complies with ASTM F2200 safety standards.
  • Gate Safety Signs - An index of standard automatic gate opener safety signs and what they mean.
  • Miller Edge Safety Regulations - Learn all of the safety regulations for safe operation of Miller Edge brand equipment.
  • Gate Operator Safety Devices - A list of recommended types of gate opener safety devices and how they keep you safe.
  • Explaining Sensing Edges - What's a sensing edge? Learn the ins and outs of monitored and non-monitored gate sensing edges.