Apollo 1650ETL User Manual

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APOLLO 
Gate Operators, Inc.
 
Model 1550ETL Single Swing Gate Operator 
INSTALLATION MANUAL 
03/07 
Model 1650ETL Dual Swing Gate Operator 

Summary of Contents of user manual for Apollo 1650ETL

  • Page 1APOLLO Gate Operators, Inc. Model 1550ETL Single Swing Gate Operator Model 1650ETL Dual Swing Gate Operator INSTALLATION MANUAL 03/07
  • Page 2 CONTENTS IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ..................... 3 Applications .............................................................. 4 Pre-Installation Checklist ........................................ 5 Parts Identification ................................................... 6 Operator Installation...
  • Page 3: IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING - To reduce the risk of injury or death: • READ AND FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS....
  • Page 4: Applications APPLICATIONS The Apollo Model 1550ETL/1650ETL Swing Gate Operator is approved for Vehicu- lar Class I & II usage under...
  • Page 5: Pre-Installation Checklist PRE-INSTALLATION CHECKLIST The following check list should be used before beginning installation: Verify that the proper operator has been...
  • Page 6: Parts Identification PARTS IDENTIFICATION 816E Actuator with 8’ cable (816EX slave actuator with 38’ cable supplied with 1650) #11111B Control Box...
  • Page 7: Operator Installation OPERATOR INSTALLATION STEP 1 PIVOT ARM INSTALLATION (standard pull to open) Location of Pivot Point. Notes: PULL TO OPEN...
  • Page 8 STEP 2 Actuator Installation 1/2” x 3 1/2” Hex Bolt 1/2” Washer 1/2” Lock Nut Do not over tighten nut...
  • Page 9IMPORTANT Never weld parts to the gate or posts when the operator circuit board is powered. Doing so may damage...
  • Page 10: 1550ETL/1650ETL Actuator Option 1550ETL / 1650ETL Actuator Option The Apollo 1550ETL and 1650ETL systems – which use the 835/836 boards – come...
  • Page 11: Push to Open Installation PUSH TO OPEN INSTALLATION STEP 1 PIVOT ARM (s) INSTALLATION Location of pivot point Direction of opening Hinge post...
  • Page 12: Programming Instructions PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS The 835/836 circuit boards incorporate a safety feature that will put the operator into a hard shut-...
  • Page 13: Control Board Description 835/836 Control Board Parts Identification Timer To Close - GateLink Connector Dual Gate Delay - Microprocessor Current Sensitivity -...
  • Page 14 Actuator Connector Board Actuator Function 7 Cable 5 8 Pin 1 Orange Open Limit 3 6 Pin 2 White...
  • Page 15 Adjustments TIMER TO CLOSE Adjusts time before gate automatically closes Adjustable 5 to 70 seconds. DUAL GATE DELAY Adjusts...
  • Page 16 Program Switches OFF ON 1 TIMER TO CLOSE Gate does not automatically close. Gate automatically closes. 2 TIMER TO...
  • Page 17 Optional Device Inputs GND Supplied Battery Ground INP Activate Gate (Push button activation when momentarily shorted to ground) 12V...
  • Page 18: Siren Connection APOLLO Gate Operators, Inc. 911 Siren The 911 Siren is included with all Apollo ETL Gate Operators. Mount siren...
  • Page 19: Radio Receiver Options APOLLO Gate Operators RECEIVER OPTIONS Do not confuse the receiver code switches with the red program switches on the...
  • Page 20: Troubleshooting guide TROUBLESHOOTING OPERATOR & ACCESSORIES Some troubleshooting will require a hand held multimeter. An inexpensive digital multimeter may be purchased...
  • Page 21SYMPTOM Gate will open using push button on side of box, but not with transmitter. 1. Code switches do not...
  • Page 22 SYMPTOM Gate will not open or close. Control board in HARD SHUT DOWN mode. Short the GND and UL...
  • Page 23: Warranty APOLLO Gate Operators, Inc. LIMITED TWO-YEAR WARRANTY Apollo Gate Operators are warranted against defects for a period of 24...