Overhead Door Introduces Garage Door Opener Emergency Battery Back-up

We are proud to announce the latest addition to our residential opener accessories lineup, the Battery Back-up. The Overhead Door® Battery Back-up provides homeowners with reliable garage door operation during severe weather, thunderstorms and blackouts.

  • Reaches full charge within 48 hoursbbu
  • Front facing colored LEDs indicate charge status
  • Up to 50 cycles in a 24-hour period after initial power outage
  • Operates door at 3.5 inches per second

“The Battery Back-up accessory offers homeowners the security of always being prepared when severe weather hits, even in case of a power outage,” said Joe Dachowicz, vice president of marketing for Overhead Door. “It’s an accessory that can be easily installed and provides true peace of mind. When the power is out, the Battery Back-up will do the heavy lifting.”

Our Battery Back-up, powered by Interstate Batteries®, provides reliable garage door operation in the event of electricity outages. It is compatible with  Destiny® and Odyssey® garage door openers, which combine reliability, speed and power, all with quiet operation. The Battery Back-up accessory enables an opener to operate the garage door at 3.5 inches per second, and, in the event of an extended loss of electricity, the unit will run up to 50 cycles in a 24-hour period after initial power outage.

To read more about Battery Back-up see the full press release.


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