Living in South Africa it’s almost essential to have a backup battery for your driveway gate and garage door. These batteries kick in when there are power failures or load shedding. Even when the power is out, your gate and garage motor will still be functioning as normal
The average lifespan of a backup battery is 2-3 years. However, the lifespan of the battery can be affected by the frequency of power outages or load shedding, as well as the size and weight of the gate or garage door.
It is important to keep the backup battery in good condition. This means regularly charging the battery and checking the electrolyte levels.
Below is a list of backup batteries available in our store and which motors to use them with.
Get the right Backup Battery
This 12V 7AH battery is standard your everyday automated gate motors.
For only R350.00 incl VAT
These backup batteries are used for your Centurion RDO roll up door motors.
For only R135.00 incl VAT
The 12V 2.4Ah battery is used to power your Gemini garage door motors.
For only R160.00 incl VAT
This battery is used to power your E.T DC Blue and Eazylift garage motors.
For only R485.00 incl VAT
12V 7AH LITHIUM BATTERY
Lithium batteries are the ideal replacement for a variety of alarm systems and gate motors.
Contact us for a quote
Here are some additional tips for choosing a backup battery:
- Consider the size of your gate or garage door. A larger gate or garage door will require a larger battery.
- Consider the frequency of power outages or load shedding in your area. If you experience frequent power outages, you will need a battery with a longer lifespan.
- Consider the cost of the battery. Lithium batteries are more expensive than lead-acid batteries, but they have a longer lifespan.
We hope this information helps you choose the right backup battery for your driveway gate or garage door.
If you are not sure how to choose or maintain a backup battery, you can contact us to speak to a qualified technician.