Dock Levelers

Dock Levelers facilitate freight loading and offloading.
Dock Levelers

Dock Levelers facilitate freight loading and offloading.

Available in capacities from 20,000-25,000 lb, Edge of Dock Leveler (EP) automatically returns to stored position when truck leaves, and features self-storing handle and bumper and bumper blocks. Optimum dock height for conventional trailers is 51 in., and proper dock height for refrigerated equipment is 55 in. Widths of 72 and 78 in. are available, while refrigerated lip is optional. With...

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Hydraulic Dock Levelers meet needs of shippers.
Dock Levelers

Hydraulic Dock Levelers meet needs of shippers.

Offering capacities from 25,000-40,000 lb, Mantis Series features yieldable lip that absorbs incoming trailer impact to prevent platform and trailer damage. Single pushbutton activation, for deck and lip, can be located on one remotely wall-mounted control station, complete with external reset button. Equipped with various safety features, series comes in 6, 8, or 10 ft lengths and 6, 6.5, or 7...

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Telescopic Pillars enable automatic height adjustment.
Dock Levelers

Telescopic Pillars enable automatic height adjustment.

Controlled with desk, hand, or foot switches, SKF® TELESMART TMA/TMD series promote safe height adjustment for desks, tables, chairs, and industrial workstations. Type TMA pillars have 640 mm retracted length and 500 mm stroke, delivering push forces to 1,000 N at speeds to 55 mm/sec. With 550 mm retracted length and 700 mm stroke, Type TMD pillars achieve push forces to 800 N at speeds to 60...

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Dock Levelers offer mechanical or hydraulic operation.
Dock Levelers

Dock Levelers offer mechanical or hydraulic operation.

Suited for mid- to high-volume shippers, Mantis Series comes in 6, 8, and 10 ft lengths and 6, 6.5, and 7 ft widths. Working range is 12 in. above to 12 in. below dock level, and 16, 18, and 20 in. lip extensions are available. In addition to capacities from 25,000-40,000 lb, series features yieldable lip that absorbs shocks from backing in trailers; V-grooved maintenance stand;...

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Understanding Water Hammer
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Understanding Water Hammer

DFT Inc's engineers have been working with professionals in a range of industries for decades, helping to identify and resolve the underlying causes of water hammer. In this eBook you will learn about many of these common causes, how they impact your system and some of the basic changes you can make to eliminate them. In this eBook you will learn: What causes water hammer and why it is such a persistent problem. The role design plays in reducing the risk water hammer poses to your system. DFT's professional recommendations for coping with water hammer.

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Dock Leveler uses air-powered technology.
Dock Levelers

Dock Leveler uses air-powered technology.

Available in 25,000-50,000 lb capacities, AIRDOCK features reinforced, PVC-coated, single chamber air bag that eliminates friction wear and tear and is suitable for all environments and extreme weather conditions. In stored position, air bag is completely protected from blowing dust, snow, rain, and debris as well as foreign objects in pit area. Auto-Descent(TM) lip extension uses natural weight...

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Dock Levelers

Dock Levelers minimize worker exposure to jolts.

Series RHH, RHA, and RHM are hydraulic, air-powered, and mechanical loading dock levelers that address risk of back injuries by minimizing jolts to lift truck drivers crossing leveler platform and warehouse floor. Rear hinge create smooth transition, while 2-point crown control provides seamless crossing from leveler to truck bed. All models have SAFE-T-STRUT maintenance support strut for safe...

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Platforms isolate equipment from surrounding vibrations.
Dock Levelers

Platforms isolate equipment from surrounding vibrations.

Available in custom sizes or shapes with extra leg supports and cutouts or notches, 9300 Series provides omni-directional, ultra-low-frequency vibration damping as well as automatic leveling. It is composed of 2 in. composite layer between Â-½ in. top and bottom plates of corrosion-resistant steel. At up to 25,000 lb load, vibration isolation efficiencies can be as high as 98% for vertical...

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Pallet Load Leveler helps reduce worker fatigue.
Dock Levelers

Pallet Load Leveler helps reduce worker fatigue.

Available in capacities up to 4,000 lb, hydraulic P4 is accessible from all 4 sides and designed for use in manual loading and unloading of pallets. Platform lowers to floor height so pallets can be placed and removed using hand pallet truck. In loading and unloading operations, product enables successive approach to pallet handling. It has 28 in. vertical travel and features photoelectric toe...

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Dock Leveler Conversion Kit contributes to dock safety.
Dock Levelers

Dock Leveler Conversion Kit contributes to dock safety.

Dock Leveler Conversion Kit turns mechanical style leveler into hydraulic unit, eliminating need for dock personnel to bend when pulling chain to lift mechanical lever. Kit replaces mechanical safety leg with hydraulic velocity-fuse safety, which provides unrestricted service range above and below dock. Kit fits Rite-Hite and competitive brand mechanical dock levelers up to 6 x 10 ft. Standard...

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Work Envelope Management System provides added stability.
Dock Levelers

Work Envelope Management System provides added stability.

Automatically keeping platform movement within safe operating work envelope, 2+(TM) system monitors individually variable outrigger settings and platform load up to 1,000 lb. Display panel shows maximum possible outreach in all directions for given platform load, graphically and numerically. Duplicate display panels, describing activity, are mounted on platform and at ground control. Machine can...

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