Cantilever Racking Systems
THE POWER OF CANTILEVER RACKING SYSTEMS
ISS Equipment is a trusted, experienced supplier of Cantilever Racking in Melbourne and Victoria and across Australia for our national customers. Cantilever Racking is a specialist storage system used in efficient management of long, heavy items such as timber, steel, plaster, and other building materials.
Cantilever storage racks allow fast placement and retrieval of long products using forklifts. They can be designed to suit most products of any length and shape. Support arms are easily adjustable on the column for additional flexibility. Cantilever storage racks can be single or double sided.
The ability of Cantilever Racking to offer easy access and hold heavy materials in internal and external environments makes it suitable for a wide range of applications across wholesale, factory and specialist retail.
There are four essential considerations for buying cantilever racking. You need to understand these criteria to choose the right product and the right supplier.
- Cantilever Type
- Cantilever Configuration
- Cantilever Product Finish
- Supplier Expertise – as important as equipment itself.
TWO TYPES OF CANTILEVER RACKING
There are two broad types of industrial Cantilever Systems. The choice is determined by the weight and type of products you need to store . This is the first consideration when choosing your cantilever storage.
CONFIGURATIONS OF CANTILEVER
Both cantilever types can be configured as a single-base or double-base systems. The choice is determined by your specific storage requirements of the amount of goods you need storedand space availability.
- Single-Base Cantilever System – arms are provided on one side of the racking with access to stored goods from one side. This is usually installed against walls.
- Double-Base Cantilever System – arms are extended on both sides of the racking with access to stored goods from both sides.
FINISH OPTIONS FOR CANTILEVER RACKING
Cantilever Racking comes in two finishes, depending on the physical location, e.g. indoor or outdoor, as well as personal aesthetic preferences.
- Powder-Coated – this finish is preferred for undercover and indoor applications. It offers greater visibility for improved traffic and operator and product safety.
- Galvanised – rustproof, robust and simple, this finish is commonly used in outdoor applications in timber yards andstorage yards.
WHY YOU NEED AN EXPERT CANTILEVER SUPPLIER
Interestingly, there is no standard configuration of cantilever systems. Every solution depends entirely on the weight of the stored goods. Therefore, when planning
to invest in Cantilever Racking systems, it is important to seek a trusted supplier with expertise in designing cantilever systems to deliver a safe, compliant solution.
Cantilever Racking systems are designed to accommodate your specific needs according to:
- Type of products
- Weight and size
- Available storage space
- Indoor or outdoor application
Some very heavy products (such as glass) often require special engineering computations of loads to ensure safety of both product and people. ISS ProRack will ensure that your cantilever storage system meets all safety requirements.
ISS Equipment delivers outstanding value and smart design. Our experts will help you determine the type and finish for your Cantilever Racking solution.
We invite and challenge any business handling timber, metal, plaster, or other building materials to put us to the test.