Centurion D3 Smart Sliding Gate Motor

Original price was: R4,965.00.Current price is: R4,499.00. Incl. VAT

The perfect gate motor for residential gates weighing up to 300kg. The D3 SMART is packed with advanced, yet intuitive and user-friendly functionality to make your life easier.

  • Fast and Secure: Quickly open your gate while keeping unwanted visitors out.
  • Smart Control: Manage your gate conveniently with a user-friendly smartphone app.
  • Easy Installation: Industry-leading design saves installers time and effort.
  • Reliable Performance: Dependable battery-driven technology ensures consistent operation.
  • Intelligent Features: Stay informed and in control with advanced alerts, notifications and reporting.
  • Peace of Mind: Enhanced security with an improved theft-resistant cage.
  • Convenient Commissioning and Operation: Effortless smartphone setup and single-action manual release.
  • Wireless, Effortless Safety: Complete wireless experience with Photon SMART Beams compatibility.

*Price includes the Motor and 2x 4 Button NOVA Remotes only! Excludes foundation plate, batteries, rack and accessories.


SKU: D3SMARTB00 Category: Brand:


Centurion D3 Smart Sliding Gate Motor – Gates up to 300kg.

The D3 SMART gate motor embodies the philosophy of simplicity being the pinnacle of sophistication. It combines sleek design and premium performance with intelligent features, making secure and reliable gate automation accessible to everyone.


D3 SMART is packed with advanced – yet intuitive and user-friendly – functionality to make your life easier. Effortlessly control your gate with the MyCentsys Remote smartphone app, receive advanced diagnostic feedback for ultimate peace of mind, and enjoy dependable battery-driven technology that stands up to power outages.

Installer-friendly, feature-rich, and budget-conscious, D3 SMART is the smarter choice for your home.

Here’s why you’ll love the D3 SMART:

  • Fast and Secure: Open your gate in a flash, keeping unwanted visitors at bay
  • Smart Control: Manage your gate with maximum convenience and flexibility with the user-friendly smartphone app
  • Easy Installation: Saving installers time and effort with the industry-leading design
  • Reliable Performance: Never miss a beat with dependable battery-driven technology
  • Intelligent Features: Advanced alerts, notifications and reporting keep you informed and in control
  • Peace of Mind: Enjoy outstanding security with the improved theft-resistant cage
  • Convenient Commissioning and Operation: Effortless smartphone setup and single-action manual release
  • Wireless, Effortless Safety: Compatible with Photon SMART Beams for a complete wireless experience


Technical Specifications

Input voltage (1)110V – 240V AC 50/60Hz (1)
Current consumption (mains)320mA peak
Dx12V Battery charger current output1.8A @ 14.3V +/- 5% (28W)
Maximum number of operations per day20 (3,6)
Duty cycle – Mains present (2,3)25%
Motor power supplyBattery-driven (Standard Capacity – 1x12V)
Current consumption (motor at rated load)11A
Fuse ProtectionType | Rating
Main Control CardServiceable | 35A
Aux. SupplyResettable Fuse | 12V 300mA MAX (10sec Pulse)
Charger (Mains Supply)Non-serviceable | 3A slow-blow
Motor push force – starting18kgf
Motor push force – rated12kgf
Gate mass – maximum300kg
Gate speed (varies with load) (4)Maximum: Up to 24m/min Rated: Up to 21m/min
Manual OverrideLockable with key release
Operations whilst in Battery backup mode with 7.2Ah BatteryOperating Mode

Up to 24m/min 7kgf | Up to 24m/min 12kgf

Half day (5,6,8)90 | 80
Full day (5,6,8)70 | 65
Collision SensingElectronic
Operating temperature range-15°C to +50°C
Onboard receiver typeCode-hopping multichannel receiver with selective add and delete
Receiver code storage capacity32 Remotes (7)
Receiver frequency433.92MHz
Degree of protectionIP55
Mass of unit packed (with standard kit, but excl. Rack and Battery)6.7kg
Packaging dimensions (with standard kit, but excl. Rack and Battery)325mm wide x 245mm deep x 395mm high


  1. Can operate off a solar supply, consult your local dealer for assistance
  2. Based on 25°C ambient temperature and unit not in direct sunlight
  3. Based on a motor push force of less than 50% of rated (Starting and Running forces)
  4. Gate opening and closing speeds can be configured to run slower depending on the requirements of individual installations
  5. Can increase Battery capacity for longer standby times
  6. Based on 4m gate, excluding all accessories
  7. Multiple buttons per remote can be used
  8. Dependant on the type and condition of the Battery


What’s in the Box:

  • 1x Centurion D3 Smart Sliding Gate Motor
  • 2x 4 Button NOVA Remotes

*Excludes Batteries, Rack, Foundation Plate and Accessories

D3-SMART Sliding Gate Motor Brochure (845KB)

D3-SMART Installation Guide (5.7MB)

SMART Origin Marker Information Sheet (611KB)

D3-SMART Theft-Cage (1.12MB)


Additional information

Weight6700 g
Dimensions325 × 245 × 395 mm