Selective pallet racking allows direct access to every single pallet that you put in the rack system. Selective pallet rack systems are what you see in a Home Depot or Costco. Selective racking increases storage capacity while at the same time allowing immediate access to all pallet positions. It is by far the most common racking system in use.
Standard Aisle Pallet Racks - 13' - 14' aisle widths for sit down forklifts
Narrow Aisle Pallet Racks - 10' - 11' aisle widths for standup forklifts
Very Narrow Aisle Pallet Racks - 6' - 7' aisle widths for turret trucks or stock selectors
Selective pallet racks have a variety of uses and are seen in almost any type of storage application. Selective racks can be used to increase storage capacity for your pallet load or for hand stacking applications.
Selective racks are manufactured by several different pallet racking manufacturers and is made in several different pallet racking types. Selective rack systems are made of
Pallet rack horizontal load beams
Teardrop pallet rack is one of the most commonly seen racking systems but there are other styles including keystone, slotted, t-bolt and more. You can easily adjust shelf heights of cross beams with the bolt less construction of selective racking.
A selective racking system is often the best solution to meet your storage requirements. They are reliable structures and an efficient use of floor space. There are many selective rack accessories including column protectors, pallet rack netting, end of aisle guards, m-bar dividers, locking pins to prevent accidental disengagement and more.
There are many factors you have to consider when designing your selective storage racks systems layout.
1. You need to consider your pallet size to get the correct upright depth.
2. Determine what you want the width of aisles to be based on your forklift
3. Measure your ceiling height to see the usable warehouse height
Let Trammell Equipment be your racking specialist for your selective rack solution. We have the experience and expertise to create your custom storage solutions. New pallet racking and used pallet racking is in stock. Free consultation, design and installation services are available.