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Garage Door and Opener Terminology

Automatic Opener – Quick opening mechanism that does not use an electric motor/operator Aladdin Connect – Opener accessory manufactured by Genie Company that allows you to open, close and check the open/close position of your door from a computer, tablet or smart phone. Ball Bearing Roller – A garage door roller that runs in the garage door track that is manufactured with ball bearings for smoother operation. Battery Backup – A small ,typically 12 volt, battery that provides power for an electric garage door opener to work in the event of an electrical outage. Belt Drive – A type of garage door opener that utilizes
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Garage Door Rollers
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Garage Door Rollers are one of the key components to keep your garage door functioning smoothly and increasing the life of the garage door and garage door opener. Garage door rollers run in the tracks to help hold the door in the proper position or alignment. The smoother the roller operates the less resistance while opening or closing the garage door. There are many types and strengths of garage door rollers. The rollers themselves can be made of steel (with or without ball bearings), plastic (without ball bearings) and nylon wrapped steel rollers with ball bearings and totally sealed ball
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