racking load

racking load

A load applied in the plane of an assembly in such manner as to lengthen one diagonal and shorten the other.
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When compared to the 2,800-pound, edge-racking specification for a 48 x 40-inch GMA pallet, "the BLOCKPal's racking load measures at 6,500 pounds, static loads at 60,000 pounds, and dynamic loads at 9,800 pounds," Kalan adds.
The pallet is engineered to be reusable, non-porous and rackable, with a maximum racking load capacity of 6,500 pounds, a static load of 60,000 pounds and dynamic at 9,800 pounds.