Rack Safety Nets

Definition: What are Rack Safety Nets? A retractable safety net, mounted at the top and bottom to a cable offset from a pallet rack is known as a rack guard for a pallet rack. By definition, the net’s sides, latched to vertical members of the pallet rack, provide safety as the net extends across the …

Non Corrugated Steel Containers

What are Non Corrugated Steel Containers? Containers strong enough to withstand shipment, storage, and handling range from large reusable steel boxes used for intermodal shipments to corrugated boxes. Those containers expected to survive long-distance travel and transfer between modes of transportation are usually made of corrugated steel, that is, sheet metal that has been rolled …

Nestable Pallet

Definition: What is a Nestable Pallet? Unlike so-called stackable pallets, nestable pallets can nest inside one another. This makes stacking more efficient. Stackable pallets, on the other hand, have solid platforms on the bottom. This permits double-stacking of pallets with the goods and other pallets. The advantage of nestable pallets is obvious when they are …

Nonstep Beam Application

Definition: What is a Nonstep Beam Application? An application in which the area of wire decking support is confined to the surface area on the top of the front and rear beams for the rack is known as a nonstep application. Nonstep beams offer just one horizontal surface to place rack decking on, for example …