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Market Specific: Rapido®  RVH

Heavy-Duty Industrial Jackshaft Operator
For Fast Vinyl Rolling Doors


The Rapido® RVH is a high-speed heavy-duty V-belt drive industrial operator designed for use on vinyl rolling doors as well as rolling bug screens.

The Rapido® RVH offers an opening speed up to 30”/sec while smoothly managing Soft-Starts and Soft-Stops, therefore reducing the wear and tear of the complete door system.

The operator can be wall, hood or shelf mounted on either side of the door. It incorporates a chain hoist for manual operation, with a floor level engaging device.

The Manaras-Opera control is based on its legendary Electronic Control Board which delivers high performance and reliability while providing on-board control plus speed managing features.

Suggested Applications:
Vinyl Rolling Doors & Roll-Up Bug Screens For:

  • Loading Docks • Warehouses • Distribution Centers
  • Manufacturing Facilities • Military Facilities
  • Cold Storage • Energy Management • LEED Buildings

Electrical Supply:
Single-phase powered operator.

60Hz high starting torque, continuous-duty, switchless motor, open drip proof, protected against overload.

Speed Managing Features:
Speed managing device provides enhanced performance and speed, with soft-start and soft-stop capabilities.

First step in reduction 5L/B V-belt drive, additional steps by chain and sprockets. Input shaft is 3/4", supported by cast iron flanged pillow block bearings. Output shaft is 1" with 1/4" keyway, supported by cast iron flanged pillow block bearings. Output shaft speed: 94 rpm standard.

Friction type, positioned on input shaft, easily adjustable from outside.

#41 or #50 roller chain with sprockets selected for an optomized door opening time.

Electrically activated drum-band type solenoid brake.

Manual Operation:
Emergency manual chain hoist. Floor level chain hoist engaging device with electrical cut-out. An electrical interlock automatically disconnects power to the motor operator when the the chain hoist is engaged. Hoist on right is standard.

Electrical Enclosure:
All electrical components are in a Nema 1 enclosure. Hinged electrical enclosure cover.

Limit System:
Rotary-type oil-impregnated steel cams, commercial grade switches. Limit shaft is supported by self-lubricating bronze bushings for increased precision. Remains in time when there is a manual operation or after the motor has been removed.

Accu-cam® Feature:
Precise and quick one-handed adjustment of the limits.

Non-Resettable Cycle Counter:
6-digit electro-mechanical counter, mounted inside the control box, counts each complete door cycle providing valuable data for maintenance scheduling.

Corrosion Protection:
Frame and control enclosure protected by baked on, long lasting enamel finish. Polymer control box cover. All shafts protected by yellow chromate coating.

Wall, hood or shelf mounted on the right or on the left of the door. For indoor use only.

Temperature Range:
Working temperature between 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F).

Clearance: side room required 16" (460 mm)
For more details, please consult our Dimensions Drawing.

Shipping Weight:
Approx. 105 Lbs - 48 Kg.

2 Years, per section 6 of our Terms and Conditions of Sale.

ECB Units (BOARD 070):
24VDC relaying circuit with a 40VA class II transformer, non-volatile memory. Features available: On-board radio receiver, 1s delay on reverse, programmable maximum run timer, mid-stop, timer to close (suspension possible from floor level), independent input loop terminal, advance close system, test buttons, reverse wiring detection and door lock sensor. Operating mode selectable on site: C2, B2, D1, E2, T or TS.

Electronic Monitored (M) Version:
Provides the monitoring of Primary External Entrapment Protection Devices. Includes monitored NEMA 4X photo cells (PHOTO 061 standard). In this mode, Ancillary Entrapment Protection Devices (optional) may be used to supplement primary entrapment protection, such as non-monitored photo cells, 2-wire non-monitored sensing edges and pneumatic sensing edges.
Certifications: ANSI / CAN / UL 325.

Note: ANSI/CAN/UL325 and CAN-CSA C22.2 No. 247 apply to units intended to be used in ordinary locations in accordance with the Canadian electrical code, part I and the Nationalelectrical code, NFPA 70, respectively.

Control Accessories:
Terminal strip allows for the connection of 3-button stations (one supplied with the operator), non-monitored sensing edges, non-monitored photo cells, one push-button radio control (external strip), ceiling pull switches, key switches, loop detectors, external interlocks and universal auxiliary output module. 2A fuse protected 24VAC output is available for accessory power supply.

Control Modifications:
Alternate control available with separate control panel, optional separate brake resistor, transformer panel 480V to 240V/600V to 240V etc... consult inside sales.

Environmental Modifications:
Available for NEMA 4/12 type applications with separate control panel
, etc...consult inside sales.

Mechanical Accessories:
Wall mounting bracket, chain spreader, etc...consult inside sales.

Mechanical Modifications:
Left hand chain hoist, etc...consult inside sales.

** For additional specifications and in order to optimize the operator's performance, please contact our inside sales department for assistance in selecting the appropriate hardware kit for your applications. **

Rapido RVH



Consult our Accessories and Replacement Components page.


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