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azking23

02:07PM | 10/22/00
Member Since: 10/21/00
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Is a belt drive garage door opener better than a screw drive or chain drive? I know the belt drive will be quieter, but I am looking for long term operation. I would appreciate any help. Thanks

rpxlpx

06:06AM | 10/26/00
Member Since: 03/13/00
1675 lifetime posts
I've never had a belt drive, but am happy with my chain drive. And much of the noise comes from the door hardware, not the opener.
(Notice how much noise occurs when you open the door manually.)

[This message has been edited by rpxlpx (edited October 27, 2000).]

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