Our Garage Door Specifications

Specifications for Our New Zealand Garage Doors

Size Range 

Available in Daylight Opening Sizes (DLO) from 1825mm to 3440mm in height and from 2400mm to 6600mm in width.

Additional sizes may be available, please discuss your requirements with your local Garador Dealer.

Profile Information 

Horizontal Ribbed profile - 3x fine 'pencil' ribs per panel.

Manufactured from 0.55 BMT COLORSTEEL®.

This profile can be fully insulated with precision-cut graphite infused EPS - see the Insulation Tab for more information.

Installation Clearances

Recommended Clearance Requirements:

  • Standard Headroom - 320mm
  • Standard Headroom with opener - 350mm
  • Low Headroom with opener - 200mm (Opener Recommended)
  • Sideroom - 140mm
  • Backspace with opener - 3550mm (Door height up to 2300mm)

Download the Garador Framing Specification Sheet

Lifting Systems

Doors are provided for standard headroom (350mm) situations, unless otherwise specified.

Rear torsion and Intermediate Low Headroom systems are available as optional extras.

Smooth & Quiet

Garador sectional garage doors will provide you with quiet, smooth operation. 

Features include:

  • Factory fitted, muntins and end styles ensure consistent panel tolerances for trouble free operation.
  • Nylon wheels with ball bearings.

Easy Operation

Your Garador sectional door will continue to be easy to open and close, with features such as:

  • Ball bearing wheels with two-piece roll-formed track, allowing the door to run easily and smoothly during opening and closing. 
  • Full sized hinges reduce stress loading for consistent operation.

Weather Protection

The garage today is used to store many different valuable objects, and in some cases is converted into another room, so weather protection is an important feature of any garage door. The Garador sectional door features:

  • Pre-painted steel, to stand up to the harsh New Zealand climate.
  • Bottom weatherseal which is soft and pliable, helping to stop leaves and rain coming in under the door.
  • Mohair option available to reduce gaps between the door and the door jamb, to keep out the weather.


Your Garador sectional door will continue to operate like new, with features such as:

  • Springs designed to exceed the Aus/NZ Standard for garage doors – 20,000 cycles.
  • Factory fitted, muntins and end styles ensure consistent panel tolerances for trouble free operation.
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