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April 7, 2017, 3:28 pm - Dock levelers are manufactured with 3 operating styles. They are mechanical (spring), pneumatic (air), and hydraulic (oil). Mechanical is initially the least expensive, however they require an element of physical effort to both raise and lower the platform. From an ergonomic and safety perspective, hydraulic dock levelers provide the best performance. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative for more information.
February 17, 2017, 4:31 pm - Pentalift accordion bellows are reinforced vinyl pleats that are designed to minimize debris entry under the lift table. This in turn decreases the opportunity for damage and premature wear, helping to reduce maintenance costs and prolonging the lifespan of the equipment. Here is a link to much more detailed information on Pentalift’s accordion bellow. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative to discuss your accordion bellow requirements in more detail.
December 23, 2016, 3:39 pm - Pentalift offers a complete line of dock seals and dock shelters to suit the most common overhead door sizes.All Pentalift dock seals and shelters are designed to improve safety, protect merchandise, reduce cost and to improve security at the loading dock. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative for additional information.
December 16, 2016, 4:17 pm - Pentalift’s Portable Bin Tilter is built with heavy duty components for rugged and reliable performance.The equipment is available in a 2,000lb and a 4,000lb version and comes with large, locking phenolic casters. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative for additional information.
December 9, 2016, 4:14 pm - Vertical Dock Levelers are specially designed to permit the overhead doors to close completely. This makes them particularly popular for controlled climate applications by sealing in the conditioned air. Vertical levelers are also an excellent choice in food warehousing or in a cold storage facility where the open and clean pit design offers a sanitary solution and also reduces the possibility of vermin entry. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative for additional information.