Roller Shutters - Repairs And Maintenance

Roller Shutters - Repairs And Maintenance

Roller Shutters Repairs And Maintenance

We work closely with Thompson’s Roller shutters, Austral Monsoon and Aussie Roller shutters to provide an efficient and cost effective solution to your roller shutter repairs and regular maintenance requirements

We work closely with Thompson's Roller shutters, Austral Monsoon and Aussie Roller shutters to provide an efficient and cost-effective solution to your roller shutter repairs and regular maintenance requirements.

Talbot Automatic Doors and gates have a team of specialist technicians that are trained in the service, maintenance, and repairs of all types of roller shutters, sectional shutters, and tilt doors.

We provide a first line emergency service for breakdowns and accidents with the shutters, our technicians are trained in the motor and controller system used with shutters and are able to replace any failed safety device quickly and efficiently.

Our technician provides service reports confirming that the safety of the doors is working correctly and proof that your doors have been correctly maintained. Any recommended works will be quoted and sent to your for approval.

Our automatic gates and doors servicing include a comprehensive checklist on the various types of doors. Detailed below are the items checked on the various doors, gates and roller shutters.

Roller Shutter

  • Condition and tracking / alignment of curtain slats, condition and fixing of slat end clips – (End clips are important – note broken end clips and quote for replacement)
  • Condition, fixing and lubrication of slat end guide channels and associated lead-in flares ( Remove old grease and apply new grease – remove old grease form the premises)
  • Tension of main drive chain, check tension difference for raise or lower ( If different do current load check on motor to ensure the drum spring is not damaged or broken), lubricate (WD 40 spray)
  • Condition and tightness of main drive sprocket on gearbox output shaft
  • Assessment of drive unit condition – internal shaft coupling
  • Setting of directional limits; operation of safety photo electric beams (auto mode only)
  • Operation under both automatic and manual control where possible
  • General condition of electric control equipment, thermal overload setting for motor fitted. ( Check wiring is as per our standard)
  • Condition of roller shutter in general – check for cracks in perforated slats, rust etc

Panel Lift Shutters

  • Horizontal tracking of panels in guide track, remain central,
  • Guide tracks securely fixed to brackets, brackets to wall, fixing of hinges between panel sections to be tight
  • Condition of rollers in guide tracks (both top & bottom if fitted), guide tracks not buckling or bent 
  • Condition, fixing and lubrication of rollers, shaft able to move in retention brackets freely (Do not grease track – the wheels run on roller bearings-spray only the wheels with WD 40)
  • Tension and lubrication of main drive chain, any difference for raise or lower
  • Condition and tightness of main drive unit, sprocket and friction clutch
  • Assessment of counter springs, associated cable and winding drums
  • Setting of directional limits, condition of coupling bracket between shutter and chain
  • Operation under both automatic and manual control
  • General condition of electric control equipment, setting of thermal overload, safety beam.
  • ( Check wiring is as per our standard)
  • Condition of roller shutter in general – loose joints, obstruction or indications of being hit by a vehicle  

Automatic Sliding Gate

  • Mounting, attachment and positioning of drive unit on plinth
  • Condition and mounting of toothed track on gate. (Check for broken mounting brackets on Nylon tracks – note in service report)      
  • Condition, fixing and alignment of rail across opening
  • Horizontal tracking and alignment of gate on rail and toothed track       
  • Alignment with and condition of guide rollers and stop blocks
  • Condition of  electrics: wiring, connections, conduits etc (Check wiring is as per our standard)
  • Operation of directional limit switches
  • Operation of safety devices including drive unit manual lock / release handle
  • Condition and operation of integrated pedestrian gate and associated limit switch
  • Condition and operation of track, cleaning track
  • Lubrication, general condition of installation

Automatic Swing Gates

  • Condition of fixed and moving hinge sections
  • Condition and position of coupling / attachment assemblies, tightness of  bolts etc       
  • Condition of guide channel and associated internal rollers       
  • Setting of directional torque limits
  • Operation of vehicle loop detectors, safety devices
  • General condition , fixing of drive unit, arms etc to gates
  • Level of hydraulic fluid in drive units, general lubrication of directional stop devices
  • Operation of safety devices
  • Condition of  electrics: wiring, connections, conduits etc (Check wiring is as per our standard)
  • Lubrication, general condition of installation

Boom Gates

  • Boom gate housing mounting, secured and correctly aligned
  • Boom Arm Coupling: condition / fixing
  • Motor mounting in boom casing – secure and correctly alligned
  • Limits: condition, setting
  • Sensors: Loop / safety
  • Electrical controller, wiring – ensure it meets our standard.
  • Booms: coupling / fixing / general condition.

Routine Servicing

It doesn’t matter if you have roller shutters, automatic doors or even sliding gates; it’s essential to undertake routine servicing at various intervals. This is generally based on monthly, quarterly, biannual or annual service cycles depending on the door or gate usage. We also provide ad hoc door repair and servicing when no routine service contract is in place.

  • FAAC
  • DITEC / ABA
  • Automatic Technology
  • Key Motors
  • Toll Park
  • Ezi Systems

Talbot Auto Doors provide a number of products and services suitable for residential customers, specialising in automatic doors and gates.

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