Category Archives: Product Articles

Product Shortage

Dear Valued Customer, We previously issued a communication (January 2021) regarding stock shortages and we just wanted to update you on the situation. As you know, the impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic has been profound and far-reaching, and this includes adversely affecting the supply, transport and logistics of certain goods, including some of the components […]

Centurion D5 Smart

Independent Review GATE MOTOR – My thoughts on the D5 Smart after 1st installation. It is a small’ish motor, fits directly onto the D5’s baseplate and I like that. I did not like the “Update” or ” “Sync” procedure. It Requires internet connectivity on your phone – It takes a while too. So if you […]

Discontinuation of the R3 and R5

Word from the Centurion Team We just wanted to let you know that we are retiring the R3 and R5 ranges of rotary swing gate motors at the end of December. You will still be able to buy operators from these ranges until then, but please be aware that this is subject to stock availability, […]

SD04 – Centurion Sectional Garage Door

With the SDO4 Sectional Garage Door Motor, that experience begins the moment that you open your garage door. With whisper-quiet operation and movement that’s smoother than a Barry White song, the SDO4 garage door operator for tip-up and sectional doors lets you know you’re home. Adaptive anti-crushing control The SDO4 Sectional Garage Door Motor was […]

RDO II Centurion Roll up Garage Door Motor

The Centurion RDO II is a domestic roll up garage motor. A 24V DC high-torque motor, operates so quietly you’ll have to check for the motor to make sure it is actually there! With the RDO II roll up garage motor you are “loadshedding” safe. Not even power outages can close you down. Its reliable […]

Shortage of D10 and D10 Turbo gate motors

  Dear Valued Client, We just wanted to let you know that we are currently experiencing a shortage of D10 and D10 Turbo industrial sliding gate operators, mainly due to there being insufficient stock of the electrical motors used in these systems. Why the shortage? Unfortunately, several factors conspired to create the present situation.Firstly, a […]

Top 10 Most Common Problems with Gate Motors

No1 Problems due to cold weather and low temperatures There are several problems your gate motor might experience when the low temperatures strike. You might notice some delay in opening of your gate, or even the inability to open at all. Metal components will contract as the temperature drops and unless you are using grease […]

New Product Comparison feature.

New Product Comparison feature New Product Compare feature I recently added to my website. This feature allow you to select multiple products and compare technical specifications in example you want to know whether the gate motor you interested in compares to another. Simply Click navigate the menu bar – select Compare it will bring up […]

Centurion to the Test

Centurion to Mother Nature is a notoriously fickle – and at times downright ruthless – dame. While she may occasionally do something whimsical like giving us a monkey’s wedding, there are also times that it’s quite evident that she’s had a fight with her boyfriend or something. This year especially was fraught with meteorological curve […]