Cantilever racking is specially designed to store long or varying length items, such as metal beams, pipes, molding wooden boards, metal & plastic sheet among other material. The system basically consists of columns with a vertical beam and one or two horizontal beam at the base to provide stability. Cantilever racks are:
Easier to use: with no front column in the way, cantilever racks are faster to load and unload lowering, handling time & costs.
More Flexible: loads may be placed anywhere along the entire length of a row on a racks.
More compact: the lack of a front column saves horizontal space normally lost to rack structure, handling clearance is also more abundant.
More selective: Any Load or storage slot is immediately accessible.
More Economical: Both reduced handling times and increased space utilization makes racks more cost efficient.
More adaptable: cantilever racks can store nearly any type of load. They especially useful or storing long, bulky or oddly shapped loads.