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Old 4/20/17, 6:13 PM
ddagostino ddagostino is offline
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Default Re: Photoelectric sensors

Originally Posted by rcooke View Post
New home the builder uses it for storage and does not want door opening and closing all the time but they do not want the sensors to get lost very common in a new subdivision seen it often .

The door opener will not function in the down direction without properly wired, aimed, and working photo electric sensors. They are mounted in inappropriate locations to bypass the safety protocol that prevents the door from closing with an obstructed or missing sensor, but this "method" still allows the door to close.

It's dangerous.


Dominic D'Agostino
Home Pride Inspection Services, Inc.
Longwood, FL 32750
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