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Genie Garage Door Openers

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The Genie Company, located in Alliance, Ohio, offers many different types of garage door openers including screw drive, chain drive, and belt drive models.

The Excelerator

The Excelerator, Genie's twice-as-fast garage door opener, is their top-of-the-line model. It's super-quiet screw drive opens the door much faster than their standard screw drive model. This speed allows users to get in faster, which is especially important at night. The Excelerator uses two 60-watt bulbs which provides superior lighting. Its flush-mount design allows it to be installed in low-clearance areas.

Screw Drive

Genie pioneered the screw drive garage door opener. Its unmatched reliability and smooth operation make it a popular model. The direct-drive motor system operates the screw drive which is made from a single piece of durable solid steel.

Chain Glide

Genie's Chain Glide garage door opener uses a unique enclosed in-line chain. The typical greasy chain is concealed for a cleaner look. Because of the enclosed in-line chain, the Chain Glide model does not rattle like other garage door openers.

Belt Drive

The major advantage of Genie's belt drive system is noise (or lack thereof). The fiber-reinforced belt offers long-lasting performance. Along with great performance, the Genie Stealth of one of the most quiet garage door openers on the market.

Remote Controls and Accessories

Genie offers several great accessory options including several different garage door remote controls. Remote control options include single button (GIT-1), two button (GIT-2BL), and three button (GIT-3BL) transmitters. They also offer a wireless keypad (GWKIC) and "mini transmitter" keychain (GMIC90-2BL).

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