Product News: Material Handling & Storage
Wood Platform Truck offers several deck, caster options.
Press Release Summary:
November 7, 2012 - Offered with 24 x 48 in., 27 x 54 in., and 30 x 60 in. deck made from 4/4 solid kiln-dried hardwood, Series 5 Wood Platform Truck ships unassembled and is available with 4 caster options – polyurethane, polyolefin, pneumatic, and mold-on – that provide capacity ratings up to 2,400 lb. Additional features of U.S.-manufactured product include 13-gauge fixed handles in open and crossbar styles with powder-coated finish.
Original Press Release
Series 5 Wood Platform Truck Offers High Value, Lower Cost
Press release date: November 1, 2012
Akron, Ohio — Akro-Mils, a North American leader in storage, organization and transport products, introduces the Series 5 Wood Platform Truck. A fully featured, low-cost alternative to traditional wood platform trucks, the new Series 5 truck ships unassembled, saving customers in freight costs and warehouse space.
Available in three deck sizes — 24" x 48", 27" x 54" and 30" x 60" — the Series 5 truck deck is made from 4/4 solid kilndried hardwood. Four caster options are available, providing up to 2,400-lb. weight capacity. 13-gauge fixed handles in open and crossbar styles feature a durable powder-coated finish. Akro-Mils’ Series 5 Wood Platform Trucks are made in the USA.
For more information on Akro-Mils’ new Series 5 Wood Platform Truck, visit http://www.akromils.com/Products/Industrial/Transport-Systems/Platform-Trucks-Carts-Skids/Platform-Trucks-Wood-Series-5.aspx .
Akro-Mils, a Myers Industries, Inc. company (NYSE: MYE), is a leading manufacturer of plastic and metal storage, organization, transport and material handling products for use in industrial, healthcare, commercial and consumer markets. For more information or to request a catalog, contact Akro-Mils at 800-253-2467, fax 330-761-6348, or visit the company’s website at www.akro-mils.com .