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Old 7/16/10, 11:20 PM
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Default Garage Door w/no torsion spring???

Not sure if the units on the bar sides could be 'springs' but perhaps some of you have seen a setup similar to this, I have not (the garage door opener was not operating as designed)
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Old 7/17/10, 12:08 AM
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That's a Wayne Dalton Torquemaster system. Here's some info http://www.prodoorparts.com/articles...pring-systems/



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Old 7/17/10, 10:21 AM
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Default Re: Garage Door w/no torsion spring???

does the door remained open when detached from the automatic opener?

That's what you're supposed to be testing.



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I have that system at home, it is great and the opener mounts above the header
http://www.wayne-dalton.com/idrive_Torsion.asp



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Old 7/18/10, 5:38 PM
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does the door remained open when detached from the automatic opener?

That's what you're supposed to be testing.

Balance of a garage door is important, that's for sure. I'm sure a lack of springs would indicate a poorly balanced door.



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they also have some CE you can take
http://www.aecdaily.com/en/1448158?tabidx=1



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