Roller Blind Motors

Automate your blinds Video series

How to install motorised roller blinds and program your remote controls

How to add or delete blinds from remote control channels

Pre-planning for your remotes  and channels

How to complete a factory reset

How to lock your remote control

How to recharge your blind motors

Adjusting your up and down limits

Why motors cannot be retrofitted

How to adjust the speed

Roller Blind Motor information - General

How to install motorised roller blinds and program your remote controls

Michael shows you how to get started by pairing your remote control to each individual blind motor, how to check and reset the roll direction and how to set the up and down limits. Learn how to group your blinds and set channels for daily use using the 15 channel remote.  Easily explained, get through this video and you'll be home and hosed. 

 

Pre-planning for your Remotes and Channels

Michael explains the importance of planning a ‘mud map’ of your house and shows you how to work out the number of remote controls required.  This is the 'measure twice & cut once' video.  Things will now start to make sense.         

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How to lock your remote control

Michael shows you an easy way to lock your remote control once you have set up all your channels.  This will ensure your settings remain unchanged.  Simply remove the panel from the back of the remote and locate the lock symbol.

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Adjusting your up and down limits

Michael shows you how to easily adjust your blind limits if required once the fabric has settled.  This is also a great way to align any blinds sitting side by side.

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How to adjust the speed

Get greater mileage from your battery life and make your motors quieter.  Michael shows you how to increase or decrease the motor speed of your roller blinds.

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How to add or delete blinds from remote control channels

Michael demonstrates how to add or delete individual blinds on the 15 channel remote control.

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How to complete a factory reset

Michael explains what to do when things have gone completely pear-shaped.  A factory reset is your answer.  Simply wipe the motor clean and start again.  

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How to recharge your blind motors

Michael takes you through the simple steps involved in recharging your motorised blinds with the plug in charger.

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Why motors cannot be retrofitted

Michael explains why it is not possible to purchase roller blind motors separately and retrofit them to your existing blinds.

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Motorised Roller Blind Information - General

 Automate Li-ion Arc 12V rechargeable battery motors - Wireless

Automate Li-ion Arc motors are a wire-free solution allowing for proficient motorisation of internal roller blinds, eliminating the need for any expensive electrical wiring. 

How do they work? 
Ultra-quiet, rechargeable and battery-powered, these motors are installed within the tube of your roller blinds. Simply install the blinds & pair the motors to the remote to start controlling them immediately.

Features:

  • Ultra-quiet operation
  • Slim motor header design means minimal light-gaps and a secured antenna cable
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery for long-lasting performance
  • Battery check action with one touch of the remote
  • Easily set limits and adjust as required
  • Levelling control - achieve precise positioning of multiple blinds in perfect alignment
  • Adjustable speed - 3 operational speed settings
  • All motors come fully charged with your roller blinds. This charge should last on average for 6 months/500 cycles* if used once a day.
  • Recharge via a plug-in charger (micro-USB for Q1.1 and Q2.0 motors) 
  • 5 year full replacement warranty

*A cycle is defined as a full up and down positioning of the blind 

Everyday low prices:

  • Automate Wire Free Li-ion Zero Q1.1 Motor:  $149.00 (for blinds 570 mm - 1850mm in width)
  • Automate Wire Free Li-ion Zero Q2.0 Motor:  $179.00 (for blinds 1851 mm - 3000mm in width)
  • Automate Wire-Free Li-ion 3.0 Nm Motor $209.00 (for blinds 3000mm+ in width)

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How to Order

Single Roller Blinds: The motor size will automatically be selected for you as you proceed through the order process based on your overall width.  

Linking Blinds:  The motor size will automatically be selected for you as you proceed through the order process based on the individual or combined widths of your blinds per layout selected.   As the same size motor must be used within a specific layout, the largest motor will determine the size of all motors used for that particular layout.  

Automate 240v Motors - Hardwired 

The Automate 240v motors is hardwired directly into your home via a tail, eliminating the need to recharge your motors as they are wired directly into the mains power of your house. 

How does it work? 
These motors are installed within the tubes of your blinds, and are hardwired directly into your mains power via a tail. After you have installed your blinds, simply connect the motor lead into the tail for instant power. 

Features:

  • Low-noise operation
  • Slim motor header design means minimal light-gaps
  • Easily set limits and adjust as required
  • Levelling control - achieve precise positioning of multiple blinds in perfect alignment
  • Operate via a remote control and/or smart home integration
  • 7 year warranty

*Special note: This motor has 3 wires, and our motor tails have 4 wires. When hardwiring in, please ask your electrciain to ignore the black wire.  

Notes:

  • For new builds, you can purchase the 240v tails from our spare parts list and have them installed at frame stage. This is an easy way to ensure the installation of your motorised roller blinds is a breeze when the house is finished
  • For established houses, it is more complex and advised that you enlist the help of a professional electrician to do the hard wiring required
  • An electrician is required to install these motor options 
  • 240v tails sold separately - please order these off the Spare Parts list here

Everyday low prices: 
240V Motor: $209.00 (for blinds 680mm+ in width)
240V Tails - $10.00

Automate Pulse Wifi Hub

Automate Pulse 2 WiFi hub with home integration

The Pulse 2 Wifi Hub connects to home networks to unlock the luxury of automated blinds. Experience customisation with scene and timer options as well as voice control via Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa and Apple Homekit. The Automate Pulse 2 works with all existing Roller Blind 12v Automate Li-ion Arc wireless battery motors sold via the iseekblinds website. 

Features:

  • Voice control
  • Sunrise and sunset detection using time zone and location
  • Distinct design
  • High-speed connection with built in wifi or optional ethernet connection
  • Automate App control - available for all android phones, tablets and iOs devices including Apple Watch and iPad
  • Live feedback - check motor battery levels and blind positions through the App or smart assistants
  • Personalised experience - create custom rooms, scenes, routines and timers
  • Easy 3-step set-up: power on, download the App, connect and enjoy. 

Everyday low prices: Automate Pulse 2 Wifi Hub  $220.00

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Download the App

Click here for the Automate Pulse Wifi Hub Quick Start Guide

Click here to download the Alexa Quick Start Guide

 

Automate Paradigm 15 Channel ARC Remote

The same remote can control single or multiple blinds in different zones within the same room. With this new design, programming has never been easier! The 15-channel remote is so simple to program for a single blind or for multiple blinds.

Features:

  • Touch-sensitive functionality
  • Easy to use buttons
  • Self-levelling feature on the side
  • Simple programming
  • Easily pair the motor to your remote
  • Set and adjust top & bottom limits as required
  • Adjust the speed of your motors
  • Set individual blinds to each channel
  • Group blinds together for the ultimate in convenience
  • Comes complete with a magnetic wall mount
  • Once you have completed programming your remote, simply copy this information straight into the Automate Pulse Wifi Hub.

Everyday low prices: Automate Paradigm 15 Channel ARC Remote from $69.00

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USB Repeater

When the distance between your WiFi hub and motorised blind is a little far, our USB repeater comes into it's own. Designed to extend your connectivity range by up to 40 metres, it provides the perfect solution for large or double-storey homes.

Features:

  • Place between your blind motor and Wifi hub to extend the range
  • Comes with a USB stick and a power adaptor

USB Repeater Diagram

Everyday low prices: USB Repeater Pack from $89.00

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Motor Battery charger

Plug-In Battery Charger 

Recharge your battery with a simple battery charger (similar to a mobile phone charger) – only 1 required per household as you can move it around the room to charge each blind.

Features:

  • 4 meter long lead makes reaching your power source easier
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery is long lasting for added convenience and hidden within the motor
  • All motors are fully charged before they leave our warehouse, meaning they will last a long time before charging is required
  • The built-in cycles* the motors can do before needing to be recharged are:
    • Automate Wire Free Li-ion Zero Q1.1 Motor - Approx. 240 cycles / 6 months
    • Automate Wire Free Li-ion Zero Q2.0 Motor - Approx 350 cycles / 9 months
    • Automate Wire-Free Li-ion 3.0 Nm Motor - Approx 440 cycles / 12 months

*A cycle is defined as a full up and down positioning of the blind.

Everyday low prices: 
Plug-in Battery Charger from $45.00 (when purchased spearately)
Plug-in Battery Charger from $35.00 (when purchased with blinds)

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Solar Panel

Solar Panel V2 Charger

The Automate Li-ion Solar Panel V2 provides an additional charging method and supplemental power to all Automate Li-ion wire-free motors.

Features:

  • Efficient and autonomous energy harvesting capability for completely wire-free operation
  • Crystal technology substantially increases solar ray absorption and efficiency of power conversion
  • Sleek design allows for unobtrusive placement behind most headrails
  • Low light harvesting technology supports power generation even in low-light conditions
  • Bypass diodes ensure a continuous stream of power, even if small sections of the panel are obstructed
  • 1 x Solar Panel required per each motor
  • Dimenions: 320mm x 69mm

Everyday low prices: Solar Panel Charger from $89.00 

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Extension Leads 

If additional length is required to connect your motor to either the Plugin Charger or the Solar Panel, select from our 1220mm or 2440mm leads. 
*Please note the Automate Wire-Free Li-ion Zero 1.1 and 2.0 motors come with a 4m long charging lead. Consider this when ordering. 

Everyday low prices:

  • 1220mm lead from $15.00
  • 2440mm lead from: $20.00

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