ChainLift 800 garage door opener from Genie

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The ChainLift 800 provides powerful, reliable performance with quiet operation for those who desire a long-lasting and easy to install chain drive opener.

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Chain Drive*

  • Quiet, smooth operation with soft starts
    and stops
  • ½ HPc** Power Plus DC motor
  • Lightweight unit and push button
  • Bright lighting system
  • Longer, more reliable life
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Special Features

  • Quiet Operation: The DC motor allows for quiet, smooth operation with soft starts and soft stops.
  • Powerful Performance: ½ HPc** Power Plus DC motor
  • Easy to install: Lightweight unit and electronic push button programming make installation and set up fast and easy.
  • Bright Lighting: Two bulb light system for improved illumination (bulb maximum 60 watts each, not included).
  • Long life: Dual pinion gear chain drive system provides longer, more reliable life.

Standard Features

  • Safe-T-Beam® Non-Contact Reversing System

    Puts an invisible beam across the door opening. The door stops & reverses to open position if anything passes through the beam.

  • IntelliCode® Access Security System

    Superior encryption technology (also known as rolling codes) that prevents piracy of the radio signal that opens your garage door by continually seeking a new code from billions of combinations.

  • HomeLink® & Car2U® Compatibility

    Works with ALL HomeLink and Car2U systems regardless of when those systems were made. No additional external repeater box or compatibility bridge needed.


Genie BUZZ

Here's some of the best reviews & testimonials about the ChainLift 800 garage door opener:

To | October 14, 2016

The installation instructions were very easy to follow. The door action is very quiet...

The Home Depot - 5 out of 5 stars / Full review


Erubi | October 04, 2016

Packaging by Genie was great! All of the parts are numbered in numbered boxes and well detailed in the instructions... if I could install this by myself, anyone can!

The Home Depot - 5 out of 5 stars / Full review


DAVKAY | October 23, 2015

We love it.

It is very functional & quiet system. Fairly easy to install. Looks great runs very quiet. We love it.

The Home Depot - 5 out of 5 stars / Full review


okaminsk | April 21, 2015

Easy to install. Good instructions. Quiet and smooth operation.

The Home Depot - 5 out of 5 stars / Full review

* Operates residential sectional doors up to 7’ high and up to 500 lbs. in weight. For 8’ high doors, a separately purchased rail extension kit. For doors taller than 8’ high, please consult with a professional Genie dealer.

** Horsepower comparable (HPc) Power Plus designates that this garage door opener exceeds Genie’s lifting force specification for ½ horsepower garage door openers.