Common Industry Terms
Rectangular, square, multisided, or cylindrical deck spacer, often identified by its location within the pallet as corner block, end block, edge block, inner block, or center or middle block.
Pallet member dimension, specified by width followed by height and length.
Element or component of pallet top and bottom, perpendicular to stringers.
Specified by thickness followed by width and length.
A visible separation in the plane of a panel or panel component. This may occur in the panel manufacturing process, or in use due to rough handling. The latter may be caused by impacting panel edges with a tine tip, and may or may not result in material being removed from the panel component.
Fastener bend angle providing indication of (fastener) toughness and bending resistance. MIBANT angles are measured according to procedures contained in ASTM F680 Standard Test Methods for Nails, ASTM International, www.astm.org.
A region around stringer notches with special defect limitations.
Pallet dimension between the extreme pallet ends, parallel to the stringers or top stringerboards. For panel-deck block pallets without stringerboards, it is the top deck pallet dimension parallel to the face grain for plywood (strong panel axis).
Pallet dimension between the extreme pallet sides, parallel to and corresponding to the length of the top deckboards. For panel deck block pallets without stringerboards, it is the top deck panel dimension perpendicular to the face grain for plywood.
Pallet dimension specified by stringer or stringerboard length, followed by top deckboard length and overall pallet height. For panel deck block pallets, it is the length, width, and overall pallet height.
A wood based structural panel, either plywood or oriented strand board (OSB).
Pros and Cons of Wooden Crating
If you're looking for a strong, cost-effective way to transport your belongings, wooden crates might be your best bet. While they have been used for centuries, wooden crates are popular today because of their durability, strength, and versatility. However, they do...
4 Things You May Not Have Known About Wooden Pallet Manufacturing
Wooden pallets move the word. They're commonly referred to as the workhorse of the supply chain and produce the best skid pallets. Although they're used famously in remodeling projects, what you may not know about them may surprise you. Let's take a look at four...
How Wooden Pallets Help the Food Industry
The best skid pallet for the food industry are arguably wood pallets. How do these wooden pallets help this industry so much? There are a few reasons that wooden pallets provide the most substantial benefits to the food industry. Keep reading to find out what they...
Anderson Pallet and Crate Inc.
7:00am – 2:30pm MST
Phone: (303) 660-0084
Fax: (303) 479-6063
Anderson Pallet and Crate
5747 N. Peterson Road, Sedalia CO. 80135
Copyright © 2018 Anderson Pallet and Crate | Website designed by epicShops.com