Nice Apollo 8500SL Commercial Slide Gate Operator

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This universal control unit features cutting-edge solutions, such as an LCD display for easy programming, new innovative obstacle detection system which distinguishes impact vs dragging force, 7 day timer, master/slave management for two control units working together and more. The 8500SL, also known as 8500, commercial slide gate operator is for sliding gates up to 1500 pounds and 40 feet long

Nice Apollo 8500SL Commercial Slide Gate Operator Kit

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High-quality, innovative and reliable operators for commercial and residential applications. This slide gate operator is easy to install, easy to program, and features the newest technology from the leading gate opener manufacturer.

For sliding gates up to 1500 pounds and 40 feet long.

This gate opener features a max gate opening of 40 ft, with a total length of 40 ft with counter balance.

No black out with backup battery kept charged with built-in smart battery charger.

Battery Backup (Batteries Included):
This come with two gel batteries for quick and easy battery backup.

With the Nice O-View unit, the advanced control, programming and diagnostics - on site or remotely - of your automation systems now is ready, with significant savings in  time: full remote control of the unit with O-View, PDA and laptop!

Nice changes the concept of automation by making installation quick and easy: two wires now connect all system devices, which can be later added with the same simplicity. The absence of polarity and the clamps identified by the serigraphies, make the connection even easier and error-free. 


  • 24 V motors, 120 Vac main power
  • 1 HP
  • Easy to install
  • LCD display
  • Plug-in receiver: up to 1,000 rolling-code transmitters
  • 7 day programmable event timer
  • Innovative Obstacle Detection System
  • Surge protection
  • Programmable inputs and outputs
  • Advanced dual gate management
  • Solar power compatible
  • Built in solar regulator
  • Corrosion resistant

35 feet #40 roller chain.

18.1" L x 18.5" W x 27.5" H

This Nice gate operator has a limited warranty against manufacturing defects. 7 years for residential use or 5 years for commercial use.

Note: Free Shipping to commercial location only.

Note: This product number is also known as 8500.

Please Note: (Meets UL325 2018) At Least TWO Entrapment Device will be needed for board to function and meet UL325 2016 (MOFB, IRB-MON, IRB-RET)

Additional Information

SKU 8500SL
Board Type 1050
Operator Apollo 8500
Usage Class I, II, III, IV
Single or Dual Operator Single
Maximum Gate Weight 1500 lbs.
Gate Opening 40 ft.
Manufacturer Nice Apollo Gate Operators
Condition New
Part Number 8500
Warranty Five Year Commercial Manufacture Limited Warranty, Seven Year Residential Manufacture Limited Warranty