High Speed Roller Shutters

High speed roller shutters are a popular choice for industrial and commercial facilities that require frequent access.

High-speed doors are innovative and efficient solutions designed to address the specific needs of industrial and commercial environments. These doors are engineered for rapid opening and closing, enhancing productivity, energy efficiency, and security. With their quick operation, high-speed doors are ideal for areas where frequent access is required while minimising heat loss, dust infiltration, and temperature variations.

Here at Security Direct, choose from our selection of high-speed roller shutter doors or high-speed curtains to protect your business.

What are High Speed Roller Shutters?

High-speed doors, also known as rapid roll doors or high-performance doors, are a type of industrial door designed to open and close quickly, often at much higher speeds than traditional overhead or sectional doors. These doors are typically used in commercial and industrial settings where fast access and security are crucial.

At Security Direct, we provide two different types of high-speed doors, including high-speed roller shutters and high-speed curtains.

High-speed roller shutters

High Speed Roller Shutters provide insulation and security. Using an Insulated Steel Lath with the option of having rows of windows to allow vision for pedestrians and vehicles. The shutters come galvanised finish as standard but can be Powder Coated any BS or RAL colour to match your colour scheme.

High-speed curtains

High Speed Curtains use a fabric curtain, so doesn't provide security. The advantage of the curtain is it uses a smaller box and operates quicker than a high-speed roller shutter. Vision panels can be fitted with the curtain to provide a vision for pedestrian and vehicle traffic. There is the option of having a self-repair system, so if a forklift hits the curtain, it will reset itself within the guide rails. The curtains are available in a range of standard colours.

The High-Speed Industrial Doors are only available with 3 Phase Direct Drive motors. The motors have been specially designed for High Usage and to run at high RPM. We also have a large of controls and sensors, for example, Radar Sensors for Forklift Traffic, Traffic Lights and Safety devices.

Top 5 Questions asked when buying a high speed roller shutter.

1. What are high speed roller shutters?

Answer: High speed roller shutters are doors that are designed to open and close quickly, typically in less than 2 seconds per meter. They are ideal for high traffic areas and facilities that require frequent access, such as warehouses, distribution centers, and manufacturing plants.

2. What kind of material is best for high speed roller shutters?

Answer: The best materials for high speed roller shutters are typically steel or PVC. Steel doors are heavy duty, insulated and durable, while PVC doors are flexible and resistant to impact.

3. What kind of motor should I choose for my high speed roller shutters?

Answer: The motor you choose will depend on the size and weight of the door. It is important to select a motor that is powerful enough to operate the door smoothly and efficiently.

4. Can high speed roller shutters be customized to fit my facility's needs?

Answer: Yes, high speed roller shutters can be customized to fit your facility's needs. They can be built to a range of sizes and colors, and can include additional features such as insulation, ventilation, and windows.

5. What kind of maintenance is required for high speed roller shutters?

Answer: Regular maintenance is important to ensure the longevity and proper functioning of your high speed roller shutters. This includes cleaning the door regularly, lubricating moving parts, and inspecting the door for any damage or wear and tear. It is also important to have a professional inspect the door periodically to catch any potential problems early on. Additionally, it is recommended to have the door inspected and serviced by a qualified technician regularly depending on the daily cycles.

These are just a few examples of the questions that people may have when considering purchasing high speed roller shutters. Other factors to consider may include the cost, the level of insulation provided, and the overall aesthetic appearance of the shutters. It's important to do your research and ask any questions you may have to ensure that you choose the right roller shutters for your needs.

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