Top 10 Garage Door Openers for 12 Foot High Door
for January 2022

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Garage Door Cable Drums for up to 12' High Door, Standard Lift, 400-12 (Pair)

Prime Overhead Garage Door Garage Door Cable Drums for up to 12' High Door

Standard Lift, 400-12 (Pair)

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Genie SilentMax 1200 Model 4042-TKH Garage Door Opener with Motion Detection Lighting, Ultra-Quiet Steel-Reinforced Belt Drive, 140V DC Motor, 3/4 + HPc 140V Belt Drive, Gray

Genie SilentMax 1200 Model 4042-TKH Garage Door Opener with Motion Detection Lighting

Ultra-Quiet Steel-Reinforced Belt Drive, 140V DC Motor, 3/4 + HPc 140V Belt Drive, Gray

by Genie
What We like

POWERFUL AND SMOOTH OPERATION: The powerful 140V DC motor features a soft start and stop control for smooth door travel.

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Product Features

  • DURABLE AND RELIABLE: The steel-reinforced belt drive system adds strength, durability and value to the SilentMax 1200.
  • FAST AND EASY INSTALLATION: With no additional hardware required for assembly, the c-channel rail makes for faster, easier installation.
  • ULTRA-QUIET OPERATION: The SilentMax 1200 is an ideal garage door opener for garages attached to living spaces.
  • SAFE AND SECURE: The Self Diagnostic Safe-T-Beam system helps prevent accidents and Intellicode Security technology helps prevent unauthorized access.

Fast and easy installation: with no additional hardware required for assembly, the c-channel rail makes for faster, easier installation. Durable and reliable: the steel-reinforced belt drive system adds strength, durability and value to the silentmax 1200. Safe and secure: the self diagnostic safe-t-beam system helps prevent accidents and intellicode security technology helps prevent unauthorized access. Ultra-quiet operation: the silentmax 1200 is an ideal garage door opener for garages attached to living spaces.

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Garage Door Cables for Torsion Spring Doors, 9', 10', 12', or 14' High Doors (12')

Prime Overhead Garage Door Garage Door Cables for Torsion Spring Doors

9', 10', 12', or 14' High Doors (12')

by no
What We like

Cables for 12' High Door are 166" (13'8") in length

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Product Features

  • Made From Strong Aircraft Grade 7 X 19 Cable
  • For 10' or 12' High Doors

For 10' or 12' high doors Made from strong aircraft grade 7 x 19 cable

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Chamberlain Group 8810Cb-P Chamberlain 8810Cb 10-Foot, Compatible Whisper Drive Plus Models, Includes Replacement Belt Garage Door Opener Rail Extension Kit

Chamberlain Group 8810Cb-P Chamberlain 8810Cb 10-Foot

Compatible Whisper Drive Plus Models, Includes Replacement Belt Garage Door Opener Rail Extension Kit

by Chamberlain
What We like

Increases structural integrity

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Product Features

  • For use with Chamberlain Whisper Drive and Whisper Drive Plus belt drive garage door openers featuring the quick install rail system
  • Works on garage doors up to 10 feet high
  • New structural steel rail system
  • Includes rail extension, replacement belt, and all necessary hardware

New structural steel rail system Works on garage doors up to 10 feet high For use with Chamberlain whisper drive and whisper drive plus belt drive garage door openers featuring the quick install rail system Includes rail extension, replacement belt, and all necessary hardware

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Genie EKTC 8ft Chain Drive Garage Door Opener Extension Kit for Genie Tube Style Chain Rails

Genie EKTC 8ft Chain Drive Garage Door Opener Extension Kit for Genie Tube Style Chain Rails

by Genie
What We like

INCLUDES: rail extension for 8ft high garage doors, heavy duty chain section, master link, easy-to-follow instructions

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Product Features

  • COMPATIBILITY: Works on Genie chain drive model garage door openers: 2035, 3035, 2033, 7035.
  • EASY TO INSTALL: Replaces one section of the original rail, the section of chain snaps on to existing chain, to extend the unit to open 8ft high garage doors
  • WORKS ON 8 FT HIGH GARAGE DOORS: Enables tube style genie chain drive garage door openers to fully open 8' tall doors.
  • 8FT TUBE STYLE EXTENSION: Works specifically on Genie Chain garage door openers with a snap together tube style rail assembly

8ft tube style extension: works specifically on Genie chain garage door openers with a snap together tube style rail assembly Compatibility: works on Genie chain drive model garage door openers: 2035, 3035, 2033, 7035. Works on 8 ft high garage doors: enables tube style Genie chain drive garage door openers to fully open 8' tall doors. Easy to install: replaces one section of the original rail, the section of chain snaps on to existing chain, to extend the unit to open 8ft high garage doors

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Chamberlain Group B970T Chamberlain B970 Smartphone-Controlled Ultra-Quiet & Strong Belt Drive Garage Door Opener with Battery Backup and Max Lifting Power, Blue

Chamberlain Group B970T Chamberlain B970 Smartphone-Controlled Ultra-Quiet & Strong Belt Drive Garage Door Opener with Battery Backup and Max Lifting Power

Blue

by Chamberlain
What We like

Ultra-quiet & strong belt drive: Steel-reinforced belt drive and constructed with high-grade materials for years of reliability and quiet, smooth performanceperfect for attached garages

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Product Features

  • Superior range: Includes 2 3-button remote controls that let you control up to 3 openers. Exclusive Triband technology boosts remote range up to 1,500 feet for a quicker entrance and exit
  • Battery backup: Ensures safe replacement ins-and-outs even during power failures. Radio Frequencies: 310, 315, 390
  • Powered by Chamberlains Max Lift Power System, the B970 delivers lifting force equivalent to 1 1/4 HP, the highest lifting capacity in the category for superior performance in extreme conditions
  • Smart garage door opener comes with built-in myQ technology to keep you connected and protected: Open, close, and know the status of your garage door from anywhere with a smartphone with the myQ app

Powered by Chamberlains max lift power system, the b970 delivers lifting force equivalent to 1 1/4 hp, the highest lifting capacity in the category for superior performance in extreme conditions Superior range: includes 2 3-button remote controls that let you control up to 3 openers. exclusive triband technology boosts remote range up to 1,500 feet for a quicker entrance and exit Smart garage door opener comes with built-in myq technology to keep you connected and protected: open, close, and know the status of your garage door from anywhere with a smartphone with the myq app Battery backup: ensures safe replacement ins-and-outs even during power failures. radio frequencies: 310, 315, 390

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Genie Chain Drive 750 3/4 HPc Garage Door Opener w/Battery Backup - Heavy Duty Chain Drive - Operate your garage door when the primary power is out - Wireless Keypad Included, Model 7035-TKV,BLACK

Genie Chain Drive 750 3/4 HPc Garage Door Opener w/Battery Backup

Heavy Duty Chain Drive, Operate your garage door when the primary power is out, Wireless Keypad Included, Model 7035-TKV,BLACK

by GENIE
What We like

EASY TO INSTALL: This smart garage door opener features a strong 5-piece rail system that snaps together for easy installation. Its lightweight with no added hardware needed. Plus, pre-programmed remotes are ready to use out of the box to eliminate additional programming steps

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Product Features

  • BATTERY BACKUP INCLUDED: An integrated battery backup allows for this Genie garage door opener to be used when the primary power is out. This feature provides up to 50 cycles from the initial power failure. *California Senate Bill 969 Compliant*
  • STRONG AND QUIET: The 3/4 HPC DC Motor is paired with a durable chain drive making this garage door opener a long-lasting and reliable
  • GARAGE DOOR ACCESSORIES: The Genie Chain Drive 750 garage door opener comes with two pre-programmed 3-button remotes, a wireless keypad to open door with Pin, and a multi-function wall console with vacation lock and light control button.
  • Strong Chain Drive System: Heavy-duty chain drive system allows for an affordable operator while still providing durable and reliable operation.

Strong chain drive system: heavy-duty chain drive system allows for an affordable operator while still providing durable and reliable operation. Garage door accessories: the GENIE chain drive 750 garage door opener comes with two pre-programmed 3-button remotes, a wireless keypad to open door with pin, and a multi-function wall console with vacation lock and light control button. Strong and quiet: the 3/4 hpc dc motor is paired with a durable chain drive making this garage door opener a long-lasting and reliable Battery backup included: an integrated battery backup allows for this GENIE garage door opener to be used when the primary power is out. this feature provides up to 50 cycles from the initial power failure. *california senate bill 969 compliant*

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Genie ChainDrive 550 Garage Door Opener - Heavy-Duty Chain Drive System - Includes 2, 3-Button Remotes, Wall Console, Wireless Keypad, Safe T-Beams - Model 2035-TKV,Black

Genie ChainDrive 550 Garage Door Opener

Heavy-Duty Chain Drive System, Includes 2, 3-Button Remotes, Wall Console, Wireless Keypad, Safe T-Beams, Model 2035-TKV,Black

by Genie
What We like

EASY TO INSTALL: The Chain Drive 550 garage door opener is equipped with a strong 5-piece rail system that easily snaps together with no added hardware required. The Chain 550 opener also has a factory pre-assembled chain, no assembly with cables is needed making this chain drive opener even easier to install.

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Product Features

  • HOMELINK AND CAR2U COMPATIBLE: Out-of-the-box this Genie garage door opener works with popular built-in car remotes systems such as Home Link and Car2U without the need for any additional hardware, such as bridges or repeaters
  • GARAGE DOOR ACCESSORIES: The Genie Chain Drive 550 garage door opener comes with two pre-programmed 3-button garage door opener remotes, a wireless keypad to open the garage door with a PIN, and a multi-function wall console with vacation lock and light control button
  • RELIABLE, DURABLE OPERATION: The Genie Chain Drive 550 garage door opener has a heavy-duty chain drive system that allows for long-lasting durable operation

Homelink and car2u compatible: out-of-the-box this Genie garage door opener works with popular built-in car remotes systems such as home link and car2u without the need for any additional hardware, such as bridges or repeaters Garage door accessories: the Genie chain drive 550 garage door opener comes with two pre-programmed 3-button garage door opener remotes, a wireless keypad to open the garage door with a pin, and a multi-function wall console with vacation lock and light control button Reliable, durable operation: the Genie chain drive 550 garage door opener has a heavy-duty chain drive system that allows for long-lasting durable operation

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Chamberlain RJO20 Direct Drive Wall Mounted Space Saving Garage Door Opener, One Size, Black

Chamberlain RJO20 Direct Drive Wall Mounted Space Saving Garage Door Opener

One Size, Black

by Chamberlain
What We like

The myQ app includes core features that allow you to control your garage door, get status notifications and set schedules from anywhere

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Product Features

  • Unique wall-mounting system eliminates vibrations through the ceiling for nearly silent operation
  • The included automatic garage door lock secures your door every time it closes, so you always know that your home is protected
  • Rigorous quality testing ensures lasting performance
  • The wall mount garage opener mounts discretely on the wall next to the garage door, increasing the functional space in the garage

Unique wall-mounting system eliminates vibrations through the ceiling for nearly silent operation Rigorous quality testing ensures lasting performance The included automatic garage door lock secures your door every time it closes, so you always know that your home is protected The wall mount garage opener mounts discretely on the wall next to the garage door, increasing the functional space in the garage

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Garage Door Cable Drums Up To 8' High Doors 400-8 (Pair)

Unknown Garage Door Cable Drums Up To 8' High Doors 400-8 (Pair)

by legendary-Yes
What We like

Set Screws Installed 1 Inch Bore Comes In Pairs Recommended For Tube Shafts Only Color Coded

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Product Features

  • Maximum door height: 8' Capacity: 265 lbs per drum Maximum cable size: 1/8" Cable length: Floor to shaft center +8" Cross Reference: Apco 400-8, DNS 4X-8, Omi 8' M102-2400

Maximum door height: 8' capacity: 265 lbs per drum maximum cable size: 1/8" cable length: floor to shaft center +8" cross reference: apco 400-8, dns 4x-8, omi 8' m102-2400

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