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.
New performance dimensions for the FA-4840 Model are: Dynamic Load: up to 4,000 lbs.; Racking Load: up to 2,000 Ibs.; Static Load: up to 30,000 lbs.
The steel beam at the top plate distributed the racking load from a programmable hydraulic actuator.
FA4840 performance dimensions: Dynamic Load = up to 4,000 lbs.; Racking Load = up to 2,000 lbs.; Static Load = up to 30,000 lbs.