This Vestil TAS-20-7248 dockboard bridges the gap between a truck and loading dock to permit get entry to for forklifts, hand trucks, and pallet trucks to load or unload cargo. It’s made of aluminum for light weight and resistance to corrosion and has a 20,000-lb. capacity. It has a non-skid raised treadplate pattern for safety and beveled edges at the ends for a smooth transition. It has bolted steel legs 12″ from the end for preventing movement all the way through loading and unloading, and it has steel safety curbs for preventing accidental runoffs. These curbs are painted safety yellow to supply a visible driving lane. When not in use, the dockboard rests in a canted position for simple pickup the usage of fork trucks. This dockboard is 48″ in length, 72″ wide, and has a 68-1/4″ usable width. The bend has an 11-degree angle and is situated 9″ from the threshold.
Vestil manufactures materials handling equipment, including hoists and trolleys, jib and gantry cranes, loading dock equipment, and storage solutions. The company, founded in 1968, is headquartered in Angola, IN.
Dockboard for bridging the gap between a truck and loading dock
Aluminum for light weight and resistance to corrosion
Non-skid treadplate for safety and beveled edges for smooth operation
Steel legs for preventing movement all the way through use
Safety curbs for preventing accidental runoffs and providing visible driving lane