Forklift friendly pallet racks
Steel King® Cantilever racks use arms to hold long or oddly-sized material, making them ideal for securely holding pipes, lumber and bar stock. Because there is no front column, there is easy access for loading and unloading as each storage slot is immediately accessible. This can lower your handling time and costs. The arms provide for adjustable rack openings that easily accommodate loads as length increases.
Cantilever arms are easily installed and you maintain flexible placement of cantilever arms along the racking structure. Arms are available in a variety of sizes and styles to accommodate your rack load.
Steel King offers a variety of cantilever systems, including standard duty, light duty, and I-beam cantilever racks.
Light duty cantilever racks are designed for use in hand loading situations. They’re constructed of high strength steel columns (62,000 psi), contain bolted connections and have welded column-to-base connections. They’re adjustable vertically in 2″ increments. Can be built in either single or double sided configurations.
Standard duty cantilever racks are designed to hold standard to heavy loads. They’re available with many arm size and type options to meet a variety of storage needs. Arms are adjustable in 3″ increments. They contain bolted arm connections with a heavy arm connector plate as well as welded column-to-base connections. The cantilever shelving units can be built in either single or double sided configurations.
I-Beam cantilever racks allow access from both sides. This design saves horizontal space normally lost to rack structure, reduces fork truck damage and allows for faster load and unload times. They’re constructed of structural steel with a 50,000 psi minimum yield. With freestanding heights up to 30′ and 8′ arm lengths, the provide a lot of storage options. Arms adjust vertically in 4″ increments. With a heavy arm connector plate and bolted column-to-base connections, they’re a rugged addition to your storage line up.
The cantilever storage system easily stores:
Holds standard to heavy loads
Standard-duty cantilever racks offer efficient, organized storage of longer, oddly-sized materials. These racks are heavily constructed with many arm size and type options to meet a variety of storage needs. Adjustable vertically in 3” increments, these racks have bolted arm connections with a heavy arm connector plate as well as welded column-to-base connections.
Safety factors for columns and arms – 1.56 minimum (1.4 / 0.9 – based on LRFD design)
Cost effective storage
Light-duty cantilever racks are designed for use in hand loading situations. Though used for light-duty, these Steel King cantilever racks are constructed of 62,000 psi high strength steel columns, contain bolted connections, have column-to-base welded bases and are adjustable vertically in 2” increments.
Maximize storage and improve accessibility
Cantilever racks in the I-Beam configuration allow accessibility from both sides, allowing for faster load and unload times. This design saves horizontal space normally lost to rack structure and reduces fork truck damage.
|Steel strength||50,000 psi high strength steel columns||62,000 psi high strength
|50,000 psi high strength
|Connections||Bolted arm connections and heavy arm connector plate||Bolted connections secure arms to columns||Heavy arm connector plate holds rigid even under heavy loads|
|Arm types||Many available||Many available||NA|