A cantilever refers to a long and rigid structural beam or element that is anchored to the originating support which could be a wall or any other sturdy vertical surface. Cantilever storage racks consist of long shelves that are anchored to a wall or a supporting beam and are ideal for heavy-duty library application, supermarkets shelving
, warehouse racking and multi-purpose racking. Cantilevers transfer the load to the supporting beam structure and can also be made with slabs or trusses. Typical warehouse cantilever storage racks have a vertical column, arms, a base and horizontal or cross braces that connect columns. They are used for heavy-duty load storage and are usually constructed from strong material such as structural steel. They are applied in woodworking shops, plumbing supply warehouses and lumberyards. Other cantilever storage racks are designed as portable storage racks
. They consist of stacked shelves that can be unfolded for convenient access and to enable a multi-tier system. They are suitable for baggage and toolboxes storage.We stock a wide range of cantilever storage racks to suit various applications. Shop at MRO Supply today.