High Speed Exterior Metal Door – 998 Model 998

High Speed Exterior Metal Door – 998 Model 998

RapidShield® Model 998 is a heavy-duty exterior door that features a solid aluminum curtain with opening speeds up to 80” per second. Engineered for high cycles and easy operation, RapidShield® Model 998 has been independently tested and is capable of withstanding wind load of up to 100 psf*. With a focus on safety, RapidShield® Model 998 also features patent-pending integrated curtain-monitoring device, a safety light curtain, and a monitored wireless reversing edge. This door is perfect for applications where security and privacy are a priority. 


Product Specifications 
Standard Max Width26'
Standard Max Height 21' 
SpeedUp to 80" per second 
Door Material Dual-walled aluminum 
Vision Option Optional scratch-resistant polycarbonate panels 
Perforated Option Optional powder coat-matched perforated slat for 24% open area
Operation Direct drive motor and gearbox system
Control Panel Variable frequency drive NEMA 4X cULus listed  
Obstruction Detection Integrated light curtain
Reversing Safety Edge Wireless reversing edge  
Electrical Availability 230V AC 3PH; 460V AC 3PH; 575V AC 3PH;  
(requires stand-alone mounted transformer) 
Wind Load* Up to 100 psf 

* Pressure/wind resistance value is the ultimate pressure tested at door width of 15'. 

**Up to 50 psf for RapidShield® Model 998 with optional vision panels.  


  • 5-year Limited

Standard Exterior Color

  • Silver Swatch - Models 998 & 999


Powder Coat Color Options

PowderGuard® Premium powder coat options are available in approximately 200 colors as well as custom matching to specification.

Powder Guard Coat Colors

  • Multiple actuation options push button, motion detector, radio control, key switch, pull switch, loop detector, treadle switch 
  • Signaling devices red/green LED warning light, horn/strobe combination, rotating warning light 
  • Slim guide available to reduce jamb side room 
  • RapidShield® Model 998 available with scratch-resistant vision slats 
  • Insulated slat available for RapidShield® Model 998 
  • Lintel cover 
  • Photo eyes 
  • Programmable LED lighting system – 3' tall light bar with red, yellow, green lighting 
  • Impact rating in accordance with the Florida Building Commission; certified for Florida's High Velocity Hurricane Zone