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Schweiss Hydraulic Door Pumps

Schweiss Red & Green Hydraulic Pumps

Unmatched Power and Reliability


Schweiss Hydrauilc Doors uses top-quality brand name hydraulic pumps for overhead doors. These Red Power Motors are heavy duty, totally enclosed / fan cooled (TEFC), with a common 56C face mount and standard shaft size, powering a single gear-driven pump. Plus, these quality continuous duty motors are safety-backed with fused and overload protected.


The Schweiss Red Power pump/motor system from Schweiss Doors offers superior electrical components that stand leagues above the competition. Why? Our Red Power motors come equipped with a standalone electrical control box. Schweiss Doors powerful Red Power motor system is designed with safe UL listed components. Plus, it’s composed of only common components, standard in the electrical industry throughout the world. These electrical control boxes are also designed with ample space to safely house all required electrical components, such as contactors, transformers, relays, motor timers, rectifiers, and control fuses.

Elevated Red Power Pump


Mount the Schweiss hydraulic pump for your overhead door where you want it! Some customers want a floor mount, others want a wall mount, whether top-hung or under-hung brackets, it’s all included with each Red Power Hydraulic Pump Unit. Schweiss’ flexible electrical system allows you to position the hydraulic pump for an overhead door in a back room, side room, or anywhere else in your building – you have options! Get this: No matter where the electrical system resides, your control station can and will always be near your door, for the ultimate in safe operation. Mounting Styles: Wall Mount / Floor Mount / Under the Bench / Back Room


Comes Standard with each Schweiss Red Power Hydraulic Motor/Pump System

  • Locks door up and down, holds door safely in all positions
  • Locks and holds the door in the closed position so it never creeps open
  • Door opens evenly and closes evenly
  • Allows you to safely emergency lower the door, from the ground level, no ladders are needed
  • Prevents thermal expansion in the cylinders. . . releases excess pressure, and oil back into the tank
  • Hydraulic directional control valve has a built in manual override in case the coil burns out .. you can push the override on the valves manually to get the door to move either direction
  • Low voltage control stations.. only 24 volts DC (much safer)
  • Low voltage coils. . . Lighted 24 volt DC coil connectors (safer to work around)
  • Bigger Motors / Standard Motors / Better Pumps / Better Electrical Package
  • Red Power Reservoir / Red Power Designed
  • All the Red Power safety advantages in one complete package



The Schweiss Red Power manifold has a clean, crisp design, featuring a polished finish with no exposed plumbing lines. Includes a filter clogging indicator telling you when to change your filter element and a filter drain port that allows oil to drain back into the tank, before removing and changing the filter element, reducing any chance of an oil mess. 3000 PSI pressure gauge is standard, gives you the reading of the pump pressure used to open the door. Auxiliary Oil Filter – Easy Screw on oil filter that is easy to change. Clean Look, Best Quality Filter that protects the hydraulic pump from impurities. Oil Filler / Breather Cap / Filler Port. Rich-looking polished finish, easy screw on cap with a built in screen to help keep debris out, important when adding oil. Sight Glass displays the oil level and temperature in the oil reservoir tank all in one. Red Power Hydraulic oil reservoir with heavy duty long lasting powder coated reservoir tank and drain plug.


Single Gear Pumps are pressure-loaded and 95% efficient. Our pressure-loaded gear pump operates at 1800 RPM and is so quiet, you hardly hear it running.

A Well-Thought-Out Design

  1. They’re Powerful! – We’re talking the most efficient pumps, with standard motors designed ready to lift any size door, at any time, all the time!
  2. They’re Reliable! – Schweiss Doors cares about quality. We only offer safe, carefully designed hydraulic pumps for overhead doors that operate at 95% efficiency. Don’t settle for less!
  3. They’re Quiet! – This amazingly smooth, quietly operating pump system didn’t just happen on its own! Schweiss Doors knows what you need, so we provide it – every time!

You get powerful motors PLUS smoothly operating Pumps – all running at 1800 RPM. We’re not kidding – this system was absolutely designed for quiet and smooth operation!

They’re shipped as a complete “Red Power” package. Red Power Hydraulic Units have it all: removable electrical panels that contain the control box, remote controls, fused disconnect, removable hanging brackets, foot mount brackets, removable safety catch basin and so much more.

You get it all with the Red Power Pump/Motor Hydraulic System from Schweiss Doors – a compact hydraulic power package, complete with hydraulic pump for overhead doors, all gauges and so much more – all in one neat unit, Red Power Hydraulics shipped as a complete package!

Red Power – Featuring 3 Backup Systems All On One Unit

  1. DC Battery-Motorized Backup Picture this: you experience a power outage. You pick up the battery backup pendant, press “up” and your hydraulic door opens using only battery power! Simple, clean, reliable design – you control your door through a battery backup control station. Easy and effective!
  2. Drill Driven Backup Our Red Power Unit is also designed with a Drill Driven Backup: using a 7/16″ hex head, just attach a socket to raise and lower your door at any time or from any position. Easy and reliable backup!
  3. Tractor Fittings Tractor Fittings come standard on each Red Power Unit. Using the Tractor Hydraulics, you can raise and lower your hydraulic door if all else fails.


Lowering your door is as simple as turning a screw. In case of an unexpected electrical problem, power outage, or motor or pump problem – Don’t Worry! You can still close your large commercial Schweiss hydraulic door! Seriously Simple: just turn a screw on the hydraulic pump for the overhead door. That’s right – it’s that easy! No mess, no oil drains back into the tank – and best of all, your large moving door closes at a controlled, safe speed, no matter the situation or emergency.

Schweiss Hydraulic Door Pump


Schweiss Hydraulic doors offer many advantages over the more traditional styles of doors that are on the market today. Schweiss Hydraulic doors are a simple and efficient design. Every Schweiss hydraulic door is built using the highest quality components available to ensure your door works properly every time. Hydraulic doors from Schweiss come with a high quality electric power unit and pump. Every hydraulic pump for an overhead door comes pre-wired and ready to operate from the factory. All Schweiss hydraulic doors feature an electrical disconnect and a “dead man” control station to ensure the safe operation of our doors. The electrical system is built to easily allow many upgrades to your hydraulic door such as remote controls or a safety edge.


Standard with oil filter to clean your hydraulic fluid and extended the life of your pump. With our universal bracket, your hydraulic pump can be mounted anywhere in your building, giving you a nice, clean look. Each hydraulic pump for overhead doors also comes with a seven-year warranty.