Dock Leveler Capacities
Understanding Dock Levelers Capacities is one of the most important specifications to determine when selecting the type of dock leveler to include into your design. Familiarizing yourself with the style of lift truck, the heaviest weight moving over the leveler, how many times per shift and how many shifts per day the leveler is utilized will all contribute to the leveler's capacity.
Dock Equipment LEED Accreditation
Pentalift dock equipment products give customers a rating advantage when up for LEED accreditation from multiple standpoints: use of regional materials, bio-based fuel,
a substantial percentage
content in our construction materials and optimized energy performance.
Hydraulic VS Air Dock Levelers
When the time comes to consider which type of dock leveler best suits your application, Pentalift has included the Dock Levelers: Hydraulic vs. Air document to assist in the
The Pentalift hydraulic dock leveler is still considered the best choice over air and mechanical for capacities, longevity and maintenance considerations.
The Dangers of Stump Out
Dock Leveler "Stump-Out" is a safety issue with the mechanical and air versions of dock levelers the world over. This informative document will explain the dangers of a mechanical
fall-safe leg system and discuss the benefits of the hydraulic fall-safe option.
Vertical Storing Dock Leveler
Vertical storing dock levelers are a commonly used loading dock device. They offer substantially different features and benefits from conventional pit type levelers. The leveler lowers through a rotational motion to meet the truck trailer bed for unloading. This differs from conventional pit levelers which store with the deck in the horizontal position.
Dock Design Presentation allows the designer to easily reference all aspects of the design process when considering including any 11160 products into their architectural designs.
Our Primary Goal is to engineer and build the best lift table products to ensure the ultimate in user safety and
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your application requirements.