RapidFlex​™ Model 994 is a strutted, heavy-duty exterior high speed fabric door that is perfect for large openings and is best suited for manufacturing, mining, auto/transit, and parking garage applications. Its industry-leading pressure resistance features an independently tested static pressure resistance of 158 mph and a dynamic ultimate pressure resistance of 75 mph. The RapidFlex​™ Model 994 includes industry-leading standard safety features such as reversing edge, two sets of infrared obstruction detection sensors and door stop device.

Perfect for parking garages, mining, auto/transit and manufacturing facilities.


• Engineered for high cycles
– Springless design for minimal maintenance
– Direct-mounted gear drive minimizes wear and tear
– Variable frequency drive eliminates sudden jolts from door start/stop
• Rugged fabric construction used for 3-ply curtain
• Strut design allows for quick section replacement, while reducing curtain deflection under pressure
• Low maintenance breakaway design with impact detection and push button self-repair;
plug and play wiring

AttributesGeneral specifications
Maximum width16'
Maximum height15'
Opening speedUp to 65"/sec
Closing speedUp to 40"/sec
Break-away self resetYes
Pressure/wind resistance*Up to 4.0 PSF or 76 MPH
Operational pressure **Up to 2.5 PSF or 53 MPH
Wind strut1" strut standard
Door panel2 layers of PVC-coated polyester with 1 layer of polyester weave
Vision option20" high windows spaced evenly across width of door
OperationDirect drive motor and gearbox system with a door stop device
ControlVariable frequency drive
NEMA 4X cULus listed
Onboard self diagnostic and service reminder
Built-in padlockable field disconnect
Obstruction detectionInfrared sensors mounted in-plane to the door curtain at 18" and 50"- 54" from floor
Reversing safety edgeWireless reversing edge
Electrical availability120V AC 1PH; 230V AC 1PH; 230V AC 3PH; 460V AC 3PH; 460V AC 3PH
Actuation optionsPush button, key switch, pull switch, loop detector, motion detector, treadle switch, radio control
Signaling device optionsRed/green LED warning light, horn/strobe combination, rotating warning light
Warranty5-Year Limited

* Pressure/wind resistance value is the ultimate pressure tested at door width of 20′. The mph is determined in accordance to ASCE 7-10 EXP B.
** Operational pressure value is the pressure tested up to 100,000 cycles at door width of 24′.

Color options

Standard color for guides, brackets, struts and bottom bar is yellow. 197 optional RAL powder coat colors are available.
Actual colors may vary from brochure due to fluctuation in the printing process. Always request a color sample from your Overhead Door
Distributor for accurate color matching.