A sliding electric gate with electric motor and backup battery in case of mains failure. Note also the Infrared obstacle sensor located on the wall to prevent the gate from closing while a vehicle or other obstacle is in the way.
The motor of any electric sliding gate is much like any other door motor. There is a simple circuit that makes the gate work. Your vehicle is usually fitted with a transmitter that sends a radio signal to a receiver box mounted close to the gate. The receiver is in turn wired to a control box.
There are various checks and measures that you can take to help your gate motor battery last. Gate motor batteries should have a life span of 2 to 3 years so long as they are well kept. Let’s see what you can do to get maximum usage out of your gate motor battery.