Convenient Access for Equipment and Storage Compartments Gortitealuminum roll-up doors provide secure, convenient access to equipment compartments. They are designed and manufactured in Indiana and locally supported across the USA and Canada. Gortite roll-up doors are used on fire trucks, emergency vehicles, service/work trucks, store fronts, and retail kiosks.
Stainless steel lift bar (with additional bottom clearance for easy grip)
Seals are made of Santoprene, which has a high resistance to UV’s and adjusts to both extreme cold and hot temperatures.
Superior Protection against Leaking – The “G-Rib” design also has a polyurethane seal that rests up against the following rib creating a weather-tight seal when the door is closed.
Superior Paint Process Protects against Chipping – Gortite’s paint process offers customers the ability to precisely match any vehicle color. To prevent paint chipping, the “G-Rib” design increases clearance between the ribs along the front and back edges of the door.
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How to Specify
So, How Do I Specify Gortite Roll-Up Doors? It’s Easy!
Roll-up doors shall be Gortite brand manufactured by Dynatect Manufacturing, Inc.
Roll-up doors to be constructed of double-sided aluminum extrusions. The extrusions are to be 1-3/8″ wide and 3/8″ thick with satin anodized finish or painted to match truck body.
A flexible extrusion shall be between each slat to ensure a weather-tight seal
Aluminum extrusions shall be individually replaceable without disassembling the entire door by removing push out clips on each end
Side channels for the door to ride in shall be provided with seals to prevent dirt and moisture from entering compartment. A single piece top drip rail shall be provided with a seal to prevent dirt and moisture from entering the compartment when the door is fully closed. Bottom of door will also be provided with a seal.
All non-metallic parts to be glass-filled nylon
Lift bar shall be made of stainless steel
The door shall be capable of operating in temperatures of -40° F to 180° F
Optional accessories shall include a magnetic door ajar system, compartment lighting, manual key lock, power lock, sill plate and pull strap for tall doors
Roll-Up Door Warranty
Dynatect warrants its Gortite roll-up doors to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for a period of three years from the date of shipment.
The spring-loaded roller carries a lifetime warranty. All parts, with the exception of electronic equipment (which are warranted for 1 year) are covered under this warranty to the original owner. See full warranty statement here.
Side Rail Options – Any of the side rails can be pre-drilled to your specifications, free of charge. There are 5 side rail options available to accommodate the structure of your equipment compartment: Standard, Universal, Recessed, P-Series, or R-Series.
Door Finish – Available in Satin Anodized, Wet Painted, or Mill Finish
Magnetic door ajar switch – allows operator to know instantly if door is not securely closed
Manual Key Lock – Choice of standard key codes. Heavy-duty locks available for large doors.
Power Lock – Compact design. Manual override in the event of a power failure.
See-through slats – Rugged poly carbonate material. Suitable for interior or exterior compartments.
Inside opening lift bar – For interior access to opening/closing door. Exclusive Gortite design.
Bright, efficient LED compartment lighting – Bright, long-lasting and energy-efficient lighting at 30 Lumens per LED. (click for PDF) Wide 180º dispersion angle. Water and salt resistant. Meets NFPA 1901 standard.
Pull Strap or Pull Rope – Ideal for tall doors
LED Compartment Lighting
Bright, long-lasting and energy efficient lighting at 30 lumens per LED
Wide 180° dispersion angle
Water and salt resistant
Meets NFPA 1901 standard
Available with optional aluminum channel
Note: Dimensions are shown in inches.
Door Opening Height
Minimum Compartment Depth
Max. Roll-Up Diameter
up to 25″
>25″ up to 35″
>35″ up to 50″
>50″ up to 60″
>60″ up to 70″
>70″ up to 90″
>90″ up to 104″
*Minimum header height is 2.5 inches. Header heights shown can be used to better hide the rolled up door but are not necessarily required.
Questions? Call us at 262-786-1500 or 800-298-2066.
Standard Compartment Doors RFQ Form – Satisfies most vehicle/truck applications where door opens vertically to a standard equipment compartment
Multi-axis/”Bread Box Style” compartments RFQ Form – The typical application for a “bread box” style roll-up door is to provide convenient access to equipment located at the back of a work truck, such as hose reel or portable welder, but provide security when in transit to the work site. This style of door allows greater access to the sides and top of the compartment. The “bread box” style door has also been used in automation to isolate work processes or enclose machine tool changers. Dynatect will customize for each application. Max. Door Width: Approx. 5 ft. / Max. Door Length: 12 ft.