Overhead Door Corporation -RapidShield® 998 High Speed Exterior Metal Door


RapidShield® 998

RapidShield® Model 998 is a heavy-duty exterior door that features a solid aluminum curtain with opening speeds up to 80” per second.

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Overhead Door Corporation
2501 South State Highway 121
Suite 200
Lewisville, TX 75067
Tel: (800) 929-3667
Fax: (972) 906-1499



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RapidShield® 998 High Speed Exterior Metal Door

RapidShield® 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.


Standard max width


Standard max height



Up to 80" per second

Wind Load *

Up to 100 psf

Door material

Dual-walled aluminum

Vision Option

Optional scratch-resistant polycarbonate panels

Perforated Option

Optional powder coat-matched perforated slat for 24% open area


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;


5-year limited

Door Options

  • 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

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Slats and bottom bar and Guide - Silver powder coat standard.

Bracket/hood structure - Black powder coat standard.

Actual door color may vary from the digital representation shown here.Actual color samples are available by request through your Overhead Door™ Distributor.Silver powder coat made to mimic anodized aluminum

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