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RF Series

NOVA RF Series Dock Shelter


NOVA RF Series Dock Shelters allow unrestricted access to trailers for loading and unloading while minimizing pressure on the building wall. The face curtains provide positive wrap-around protection with rugged construction designed for heavy traffic areas.

  • Flexible fiberglass stays
  • Select grade pressure-treated, kiln-dried wood side and head frame
  • Frames covered with translucent plastic
  • Aluminum angle face edging
  • Top-grade fabrics utilized for superior performance and weather resistance
  • Vinyl covered foam “drop in” style draft pads
  • Steel support bumpers (black)
  • Heavy duty galvanized mounting hardware
  • 15” yellow guide stripe standard


Base Fabric:

  • Vinyl - 22 oz., 40 oz.
  • Hypalon™* - 16 oz., 40 oz.
  • NOVA MAX-1000™
  • NOVA Max-60™


  • Yes
  • No

Head Frame:

  • Rake
  • Flat

Frame Construction:

  • Treated Lumber

Steel Support Bumpers:

  • 21”
  • 27”
  • 33”
  • 39”
  • 45”
  • 51”
  • Other

Fabric Colors:

  • Black is standard - call for other color options

*Call for availability


  • Full Length Guide Stripes
  • Shelter Projection 24"—customizable to any length
  • 2” Foam Front Head Curtain
  • Pull Rope System
  • Hook and Loop Splits on Head Curtain
  • Head Curtain Drop Over 54”
  • Frame Cut-Outs for Obstructions
  • Non Projecting Frame
  • Common Member Units
  • Ground Level Units
  • 18 oz. White Vinyl on Frames
  • Clear roof panels for extra lighting
  • Chain weighted drop curtain
  • Galvanized Steel Channel Frame

NOVA Dock Seals and Shelters Brochure (PDF)

NOVA Dock Seals and Shelters Specifications (PDF)

NOVA Dock Shelter RF Series Survey (PDF)

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