Question about RAMSET Ram 100 Slide Gate Operator 1/2HP 120VAC Instant Reversing Motor

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Hi, My electric gate RAMSET 100 turns but does not pull the chain to close or open the sliding gate. What do you think it's wrong with it? Thanks in advance.

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  • leonleung Nov 16, 2010

    Hi, I got the manual from http://www.gatedepot.com/prod_ramset/pdf... Are you referring to #38 (1/4"-20 Socket Head Screw) on page 15?
    Also, how do I reset the code on the gate and the remotes?

  • Amanda Drew
    Amanda Drew Aug 04, 2017

    That's weird that your gate turns but the chain doesn't open or close it. It may be that a wire isn't properly connected or something like that. A professional would probably be able to figure out the problem fairly quickly and fix it.https://ddelectrical.com/security-gates/

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Look for a broken or missing shear pin that connects the drive sprocket to the motor. the pieces should still be in the sprocket and motor shaft if it is a roll pin, which I would expect, and will need to be punched out with an appropriatly sized drift pin punch, It's usually easier to drive out the pieces if the sprocket is removed from the shaft so the holes don't have to be matched up. Replace the pin with one of the same size if available, a soft steel bolt and nut may be used in a pinch but should be replaced with the proper roll pin as soon as possible.

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