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Old 4/21/17, 8:46 AM
mgleeson mgleeson is online now
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Default Re: Photoelectric sensors

Originally Posted by rlewis5 View Post
I wish I knew. I have seen it enough to know it is a thing but I have never asked a homeowner why.

I just googled "why do people bypass garage door sensors" and here is what came up:

"I always found myself ducking under the door as it was going down and also stepping over the beam. You know, hit the wall button, run out through the door and jump in the car... What I did was remount the two electric eye things up high out of the way about 1 inch apart."

Michael Gleeson, CPI
InFocus Inspection
NY License: 16000070526
Serving Western NY including Erie, Niagara, Wyoming and Genesee Counties
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