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Craftsman  Garage Door Opener 1/2 hp Chain Drive, 2 Security+® 3-function Remote Controls

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Reg Price: $196.99
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$159.00
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Product Overview:
Door Opener Type: Chain drive
General Warranty: 10 years motor, 90 day parts/labor
Item Weight (lbs.): 39.7
Motor-Engine:
Horsepower: 1/2 hp
General Features:
Battery Backup Function: No
Motor Power Type: AC
Internet Connectable: No
Has Doorbell Operation: Yes
Keypad Entry: Yes
Number of Lights: 2
Number of Remotes Included: 2
Safety Sensor Type: Contact and non-contact
Has Emergency Release: Yes
Safety Sensor Beam Technology: Yes
Wall Control Type: Premium
ENERGY STAR Compliant: No

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1/2 HP Garage Door Opener Opens Only For You

Come home to a wonderful reception with this Craftsman Garage Door Opener with 3-Function Remote. This opener uses a powerful 1/2 HP motor to lift and close the lightest to the heaviest garage doors gently and safely. Your family or friends can have their own remote. The remote uses clever three-button remotes that can open your garage when you're still a long way off. If for any reason you lose your remote, you can still use the wireless pad to gain entry.

The 1/2 HP Garage Door Opener's design is burglary-proof. Every time you use the remote, a unique code is sent to stop thieves from tampering with the system. This crucial benefit comes courtesy of its superior code rolling system. You can go away on vacation and be confident that your garage will not open for anyone else but you. It is made of sturdy steel parts that will make it part of your home for a long time to come.

  • The Craftsman Garage Door Opener with 3-Function Remote opens even the heaviest garage doors gently and effortlessly
  • Comes with remotes for you and family/friends
  • Each remote has 3 smart buttons that allow you to open garage doors from near or far
  • Comes with wireless keypad and interior control console to give you entry if you lose your remote
  • Uses superior burglary-proof technology to prevent thieves from meddling with system
  • Top rolling code system prevents activation from external sources
  • Durable steel parts ensure long life
  • Includes a 10 year warranty

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  • Available for Gift Wrap

Added on April 15, 2010

 

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553 Reviews Write a review
419 Reviewers (76.0%) would recommend this to a friend.
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aschela
May 21 , 2007
Great Buy, Good Features
I bought this opener after buying my new car and having a new baby and baby things to shlep around. It made things so much easier. It is a great buy for the money and has some excellent features. The security pad outside the garage door allows my 14yr old to come and go after school with out having a key to the house we have to worry about her loosing. The two remotes have allowed my husband to have one as well as my father in law. I was able to program the remote capabilities for my car with this opener as well. Its like having three remotes for the same opener! I wasn't so sure about buying a garage door opener with a chain drive. I have never bought an opener before and had just assumed that a belt drive would be quiter. They may be. However, I felt that a chain drive would probably last longer so that is the one I bought. I figured I would just deal with the noise. After having the opener professionally installed by Sears (they did a fabulous job and the guy really knew his stuff), I was very pleasantly surprised that the chain isnt loud at all. As a matter of fact, the thing that is making the noise is my metal garage door. The chain drive doesnt seem to be making noise at all! I would highly recomend this product. The price is great. The lighting feature, extra remotes and car programable ability, the key pad and the lock out capability are absolutely great. I use all of them.
Criticism13 found this helpful
VerySadShopper
Oct 5 , 2013
only lasted 10 months
Opener quit working after 10 months and you have to pay for a service call to get warranty service which is about the same as a new opener.
 

BLANCHED11

Harrington Park, NJ

Apr 15 , 2014
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GREAT PURCHASE

IT WORKS SO GOOD, AND I LOVE THE LOCKING FEATURE, I ALSO LIKE THE KEY PAD FEATURE NEVER HAD THAT BEFORE

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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wcu4201

Cortland, OH

Apr 15 , 2014
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25 more years

I bought this Craftsman garage door opener because the one I had finally quit working after 25 years!!! I got my moneys' worth and hoping I can get close to the 25 years out of this one. It was easy to put together ( I did it by myself ) in about 45 minutes.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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JOHNLONG

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Lake in the Hills, IL

Apr 14 , 2014
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Excellent value and performance

This is my second purchase of this opener. I bought the first on my last residence. Very strong motor.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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hogpilot

Carmel, IN

Apr 9 , 2014
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Won't learn code for your car

Installed new one and the remote is now a 315 mHz frequency with rolling codes. My $75K car with the door code learn buttons built in isn't able to learn this new code. Great job Sears!?! Make your remotes non-compatible with all the luxury cars in the US. Next time try ******


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Squiresjl

Raeford, NC

Apr 7 , 2014
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Great product

Easy to install and lightweight. Enjoy the features of having an outiside key pad plus two securtiy remote controls. Just recently started to use this product and do not have any issues, problems or noise from it.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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watcher631

Knoxville, TN

Apr 4 , 2014
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Craftsman Garage Door Opener

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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Bartholomew

Pensacola, FL

Apr 2 , 2014
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Cheaply made

Buy the extended warranty, you'll need it. Replaced a 20 yr old similarly made model. Did not las 6 months.


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Cape-living

South Yarmouth, MA

Mar 28 , 2014
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Garage door opener

Easy to install it took about an hour . Very quiet compared to the one I replaced.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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kmgr1100rt

Saegertown, PA

Mar 27 , 2014
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Good deal of an opener

Always been pleased with Craftsman garage door openers. This one replaces my almost 15 year old Craftsman opener that finally gave up the ghost. While some improvements have been made, such as more secure remotes, the square tube rail and trolly that surrounds the tube rather than the T-shape track of the old one and the dual lights, I do wish that the tube was a bit stiffer and that the old remotes would work with it. Still, I'm pleased with the quality and value of the purchase.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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Homoner

Trenton, NJ

Mar 26 , 2014
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Great product

Works as advertised. Easy to follow directions, adjustments on the unit work well...very easy to install.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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