9050 Residential

DKS 9050 Slide Gate Operator provides durability through high-cycle usage, all in a solid design. The innovative fail-safe design of these operators significantly reduces the chance of injury or entrapment and makes these operators the safest residential Slide Gate Operator in the market today. Designed with versatility in mind, the 9050 Operators can be configured for front, center or rear drive applications and can be pad or post mounted. They are available with a metal or polypropylene (Poly) cover.  Operators with the Poly Cover include a MicroPlus RF Kit (1 TX + 1 REC).

9050 Residential

Built-In Safety Features

The Model 9050 operator is designed to operate vehicular slide gates in residential applications only. The operator is designed so that it can easily be mounted in the front, center or rear of the gate without any costly and time consuming field modifications. In addition, the operator can be pad or post mounted to meet any installation requirements.


Compatible with
Slide Gates
Versatile Mount on
Concrete Pad or Post
Optional Steel or
Polypropylene Covers



Commercial & Industrial
Small Multi-Family Residential

Product Features


DKS Doorking 9050 Gate safety features



Vehicular Entry Hassle-free for Authorized Users

Designed with safety features perfect for residential applications and high-traffic properties, a MicroPlus RF Kit included with the optional polypropylene cover makes vehicular entry hassle-free for authorized users.





Entrapment Prevention

System reverses gate on contact to prevent injury and damage.


Fail-Safe Release

Never be locked out (or in): In a power outage, these Operators “fail” in a “safe” condition allowing the gate to be pushed open without any special keys, cranks or knowledge.

Loop Detectors

Easy plug-in ports for DKS Loop Detectors.

Unique Design

Allows easy access to all mechanical parts.


Built-in power switch and reset switch.


Technical Specifications

  • Maximum gate length 16-feet.
  • Maximum gate weight 500 pounds*. (*Assumes gate is on level ground, in good condition with properly adjusted hardware.   Other external factors may affect the performance of the gate operator.)
  • 1/2 HP limited-duty motor.
  • 115 VAC, 4.3 Amps.
  • Class I applications.
  • Compliant with UL 325 and 991.  ETL Listed.  (Note: To be compliant with UL 325 and industry safety guidelines, additional Type B1 and/or Type B2 entrapment protection devices are required to be installed with this gate operator.  Your professional DKS system installer can provide you with more details on these devices and on current industry safety standards.)
Gate TrackerTM

Reporting output provides operator data to a DKS 1833, 1835, 1837 or 1838 access control system (requires 2358 expansion board)


  • Self-adjusting, no maintenance magnetic limits.
  • Ports for plug-in loop detectors.
  • Two convenience outlets.
  • Fail-safe release (fail-secure optional).
  • Programming switches.
  • Built-in reset switch.
  • Built-in power On/Off switch.
  • Frame: G90 galvanized steel to prevent rusting
  • Cover: Steel or polypropylene cover
  • Primary Reduction: Single cog belt
  • Speed: Approximately 10 in/sec (254 mm/sec)
  • Chain: Unit is shipped with 20 ft (6m) of #40 roller chain, chain brackets, hardware
  • Environmental: 10°F to 140°F (-12°C to 62°C)
  • Thermostatically controlled heater kit recommended for colder environments.
  • Operator requires monitored Type B1 and/or Type B2 entrapment protection devices
  • Heater kit for cold weather environments
  • Base plate for post mounting
  • Fail-secure release kit



Dimensions and Weight – Metal Cover

12″W x 24″H x 11.5″D
Shipping weight approximately: 70 lb (32kg)



Dimensions and Weight – Polypropylene Cover

12.23″W x 24″H x 11.5″D


Tech Support


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