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Henderson vertically tracked canopy type doors 
can re-hung on new horizontally tracked support gear to enable
safe & reliable remote controlled operation 

Out with the old, in with the new !    The following pictures show various stages of our conversion

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before - on original canopy mechanism
(note the door protrudes from the opening)
after - on new fully retracting slide-away mechanism

Original Henderson door on vertically tracked canopy gear

On new Arcadian AP100 horizontally tracked support gear
Note how the door retracts further into the garage
on its new Arcadian AP100 horizontally tracked support gear

original canopy mechanism - closed

original canopy mechanism - open
Our conversion from vertically tracked to horizontally tracked gear

The original vertically tracked mechanism vertical tracks, support arms,
rollers, cables & springs etc. are removed & discarded

The original parts removed - Henderson canopy support gear with overhead spring
Current 'Premier' type shown, earlier 'Merlin' type is similar

Once the door is stripped of the original vertically tracked gear
it is re-installed on replacement horizontally tracked support gear

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Some steel door panels have non-removable side weather strips which must be folded over carefully using a hammer to make way for the new Arcadian roller plates & weather strips, whilst most doors have the side weather strips secured with 'pop rivets' which can be 'drilled-out' quickly with a 4.5mm drill

New APL2009 bottom corner
bracing plates are fitted for strength

New top rollers & weather-strips are fitted

side mounted support arms and counterbalance springs are installed

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A typical Henderson steel door after conversion

The original door now glides effortlessly back into the garage on its new horizontal tracks

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A completed conversion with a Seip electric operator fitted

Please Note: After conversion to horizontally tracked operation the door will extend back into the garage approximately 40cm to 50cm more than it did with the original vertically tracked canopy mechanism so please check your garage for obstructions such as an RSJ or gas meter etc. before undertaking this conversion.

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The design of the AP100 lifting gear provides maximum drive-through width at door mirror height

Soft rubber weather-strips down the timber door jambs keep out draughts whilst eliminating any risk of damage to your car

Once converted, your existing canopy door will
glide effortlessly back into the garage on horizontal tracks making it suitable for electric operation.

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Read what our D.I.Y. customers say !

I purchased two Arcadian AP100 door gear kits to convert a pair of Garador canopy doors.  It's good quality gear and you don't need a degree in rocket science to fit it. Then I ordered two Seip TM60 remote controlled electric operators.  Again, excellent equipment which was straight forward to fit and is wonderfully effective. I encountered a couple of minor problems along the way (with my particular installation, not with the equipment) and a phone call to Nick at Amourelle had it all sorted in seconds. Amourelle's prompt delivery and customer service are second to none. It is refreshing to find a company with such 'old fashioned' customer value! - Jeff Vernon; Doncaster, S. Yorks.   I ordered a Seip electric door opener and an Arcadian door gear conversion kit for my canopy type garage door late on Thursday evening, the goods were delivered next day 11.30!!  I received plenty of help and advice. And there can’t be many businesses that say ”If you are doing the work over the weekend and need help, then just give me a call on my mobile”   All in all a great service.
I. Saunders, Aldershot, Hants.

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A remote controlled garage door will be locked automatically by the electric operator at the top when closed.

Our optional Securi-Dor AP2000 patented locking system can be fitted to provide additional security by automatically engaging security bolts at the bottom corners of the door when closed to provide an unrivalled level of security

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The Securi-Dor AP2000 actuating arm

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The Securi-Dor latch operating cam and a pair of cable operated side latches (Our Ref. AP2003)

Our conversion provides a cost-effective & reliable method of automating a canopy type door but the
work should only be undertaken by competent D.I.Y. enthusiasts - 
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