Insolroll’s Best in Class Battery-powered Motorized Shade Systems

No cords. No electrician. No wiring. Just smart wire-free shades to fit your lifestyle or work environment.

 

Battery Powered Motorized Shades

Somfy Lithium-ion battery motors

Why battery motors?

  • Enjoy motorized shades without additional wiring
  • Perfect for existing homes and businesses
  • Solution for narrower and wider windows
  • Easy control via smart phone, tablet, handheld remote, wireless wall switch or integrated with smart-home automation system

Engineered for quiet performance and durability, Insolroll’s 4 battery motors by Somfy provide solutions for every application. 

  • 2 embedded battery motors, options including Somfy Solar Panel
  • 2 external battery motors each with 2 different battery wand options
  • Available with Exposed Roller, Fascia, Cassette, or 6″ Valance
  • Compatible with all Somfy RTS controls

Quiet RTS motors with internal rechargeable Li-ion battery

Somfy embedded Li-ion battery motor systems

  • No battery wand to conceal
  • Rechargeable Li-ion battery built into the shade roller
  • Full charge lasts approximately one year (based on once-daily up-down, down-up cycle)
  • Quiet hardware to further reduce mechanical noise
  • Available with Exposed Roller, Fascia, Cassette, or 6″ Valance
  • Compatible with all Somfy RTS controls

BAT-L2 battery shade motor close up on motor head 2

BAT-L2 Somfy Quiet 12 V Embedded Li-ion Battery Radio Motor

  • Operates at approximately 44 decibels or less, about the same sound level as the hum of a refrigerator
  • 2.0 Newton Meter motor for greater lifting capacity
  • Small 2″ roller for lower visual impact at the top of the window
  • Sizes up to 120″ wide OR 120″ high
  • Compatible with 4″ Fascia, 4″ Cassette, or 6″ Valance

BAT-L1 Somfy Quiet 12 V Embedded Li-ion Battery Radio Motor

BAT-L1 battery powered shade motor

    • Operates at approximately 49 decibels or less, about the same sound level as moderate rain
    • Quiet hardware to further reduce mechanical noise
    • 1.1 Newton Meter motor
    • Narrower widths available- from 25 3/4″
    • Smaller 1 1/2″ roller for lower visual impact at the top of the window
    • Sizes up to 96″ wide OR 96″ high
    • Compatible with 3″ Fascia, 4″ Fascia, 3″ Cassette, 4″ Cassette, or 6″ Valance

Insolroll external battery motor systems

Quiet RTS motors with external rechargeable Li-ion battery wands

BAT-X1 Somfy Quiet 12 V External Battery Radio Motor

  • Operates at approximately 49 decibels or less, about the same sound level as moderate rain
  • 1.1 Newton Meter motor
  • Sizes up to 96″ wide OR 96″ high

BAT-R Somfy 12 V External Battery Radio Motor

  • 1.1 Newton Meter motor
  • Sizes up to 96″ wide OR 94″ high

 

Insolroll offers 2 external power source options for BAT-R and BAT-X1 battery motors. Each external battery source uses a wand that is concealed when the shade is installed.

Somfy external reloadable battery wand
External re-loadable
battery wand

Uses 8 replaceable AA Lithium Batteries
Remove wand, change batteries, and replace wand.
Charge lasts approximately one per year.*
Somfy rechargeable Li-ion battery wand
External Rechargeable Li-ion
battery wand

Self-contained rechargeable Li-ion battery
Plug charger into wand and wall outlet
to charge approximately once per year.*

How Somfy’s solar-powered rechargeable system works

Somfy’s Wirefree™ Li-ion Solar Panel makes keeping your battery shade charged practically effortless.

Energy Efficient Innovation

  • Energy-saving technology uses sunlight to cost-effectively power motorized shades and blinds. 
  • Safe, long-life rechargeable Lithium-ion battery technology provides best in performance.
  • Discreet low-profile solar panel is easy to conceal and preserves the design of the window.

Convenient

  • Easy installation doesn’t require an electrician and minimizes installation time and cost.
  • Automatically charges Li-ion batteries to minimize maintenance.
  • Compatible with embedded motors and external Li-ion battery wand.

If your application does not get enough sunlight to fully charge the battery, it can be recharged via a plug-in charger.

  • Use for South, East, or West-facing windows
  • Not recommended for Northern exposures
  • Suitable for most window types, including single pane, double pane, and energy-saving glass

The Solar Panel Kit includes

somfy solar cell panel
Solar Panel
Solar Panel Mounting Clips with screws
Mounting Clips with Screws
somfy solar kit glass mount adhesive and alcohol swab
Adhesive strips and alcohol swabs


Works with

  • BAT-L2 embedded battery motors.
  • BAT-L1 embedded battery motors.
  • BAT-X1 external battery motors with Li-ion rechargeable wand.
  • BAT-R external battery motors with Li-ion rechargeable wand.

Insolroll Small Motor Bracket (SMB) System

for battery and low-voltage shade motors

Insolroll SMB Small Motor Brackets
Small Motor Brackets

Like all our small motor products, Insolroll battery motors use our new SMB hardware to improve finish level, reduce mechanical noise, and ensure smooth operation with spring idler/bearing system.

Used with the following motors:

  • BAT-L2
  • BAT-L1
  • BAT-X1
  • BAT-R
  • IQM-DCR
Quiet Heavy Duty Idler for SMB system
Quiet Heavy Duty Idler for SMB system

Quiet Heavy Duty Idler further reduces operational noise

  • Lightweight nylon material for high mechanical strength
  • High durability for longer life and sound reduction
  • Impact, wear, and fatigue-resistant
  • Provides electrical insulation

Exposed roller brackets, 3″ and 4″ fascia brackets have an idler bearing for smooth operation and matching bracket covers