Used Industrial Pallet Racking & Warehouse Rack Systems

Why Buy Used Pallet Racking?

Pallet racking systems play a crucial role when it comes to making the most of warehouse space or industrial storage. Almost all companies use pallet racks for efficient warehouse storage and retrieval of products or inventory. For some companies, however, investing in brand new pallet racking can be too expensive and out of their budget. This is where affordable and reliable used pallet racking can be a perfect solution.

SJF stocks a wide variety of second hand pallet racking systems to fit your budget. With our large used pallet rack inventory, we can provide you with a used storage system tailored specifically to fit both your business and budget.

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Benefits of Purchasing Used Pallet Racks

Choosing used pallet racks offers several advantages over purchasing new. Consider the following factors while deciding if a used pallet racking system fits your needs:

  • Cost - If you are working within a limited budget (and who isn't?), buying used pallet storage racks can be a very cost-effective choice.
  • Faster receiving and installation time - Used pallet racks are typically already disassembled and ready for shipment, so you can receive and install them quickly. They don't require the same long lead time that new pallet racking requires.
  • Many options to choose from - Our used pallet racking is available in many different sizes and styles, so we're able to offer a large variety to choose from. It is also thoroughly inspected for safety standards before ever shipping out of our yard.
  • Environmentally friendly - Buying pre-owned rack systems reduces waste and increases sustainability by reusing and recycling current rack and minimizing the demand for new manufacturing.

Used Pallet Racking & Other Used Warehouse Storage Systems For Sale

SJF's dealer and supplier network covers over 24,000 unique sources for pallet rack systems and material handling equipment for sale, assuring a one-stop-shop for any product or equipment needed at the lowest prices available.

SJF only advertises products and materials we own. We encourage our clients to personally inspect any of the equipment we list for sale prior to purchasing. For over a decade, SJF has been the nation's largest stocking distributor of affordable pallet racks systems and warehouse storage for sale. With our wide range of pallet rack and pallet rack systems, you won't find a better source or selection of the storage rack you need. If you're serious about finding the material you want from a distributor you can trust, give SJF Material Handling a call. We'll make you glad you did!

Our Winsted, Minnesota warehouse (located 35 miles west of the Minneapolis St. Paul Metro Area) is home to over 20 acres of new and used pallet rack storage systems, material handling equipment, and more. We carry used structural pallet racking and roll formed pallet rack systems and components to fit most pallet rack specifications.

Please call (320) 485-4974 (direct sales line), (800) 598-5532 (toll-free) or Email Us for pricing, availability and lead times. If you don't see what you're looking for, our sales specialists can often find it.

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Maximizing Warehouse Storage Space with Used Pallet Racks: Effective Strategies

Maximizing warehouse storage space is crucial for operational efficiency and cost management. Here are several strategies to effectively utilize your warehouse space using used pallet racks and related solutions:

Enhance Storage Density with Used Pallet Racks

To increase your storage density, consider the layout and configuration of your aisles. Opt for narrow aisle racking systems, which can significantly increase your storage capacity while maintaining accessibility. Used pallet racks are an excellent choice for this purpose, as they offer a cost-effective solution to maximize vertical space and ensure that not a single square foot goes to waste.

Implement Vertical Storage Solutions

Utilize the full height of your warehouse with taller storage units and appropriate material handling equipment, like forklifts and pallet jacks. This approach can dramatically increase your storage space and reduce the footprint of storage systems. Used pallet racks can be customized to fit various heights, making them ideal for vertical storage solutions.

Adopt Scalable Storage Systems

Modular storage systems can be easily adjusted according to inventory needs. These flexible solutions allow you to adapt shelving and racking based on current demand, making it easier to maximize space without overhauling the entire system. Used pallet racks are versatile and can be reconfigured to accommodate changing inventory sizes and types.

Utilize Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (ASRS)

These systems may require a considerable initial investment but can immensely increase the amount of usable warehouse space. ASRS solutions minimize the need for large aisles and manual handling, efficiently using vertical space and speeding up retrieval times. Integrating used pallet racks with automation can further optimize space utilization and cost savings.

Conduct Regular Audits

Regularly auditing your storage practices helps identify inefficiencies and areas of improvement. This ensures that you're consistently making the most out of your available space and can adjust to changes in inventory size or type. Evaluating the condition and configuration of used pallet racks during these audits can also help in maintaining an efficient storage system.

By implementing these strategies, you can effectively increase the storage capacity within your existing warehouse footprint using used pallet racks and other related solutions. This not only improves operational workflow but also scales up productivity without the need for additional physical expansion.

Used Pallet Rack Brands & Manufacturers

  • Amerak
  • Blackstone
  • Bulldog
  • Burtman
  • Clymer
  • Dexion
  • EMI
  • Excel
  • Frazier
  • Frick-Gallagher
  • Hannibal
  • Hiline
  • Husky Rack and Wire
  • Interlake Mecalux
    (New & Old Style)
  • Inca
  • Jarke
  • J-Hook
  • Keneco
  • Keystone
  • Kingway
  • Konstant
  • Lodi
  • Mecalux
  • Meco
  • Meco-Omaha

Used Pallet Rack Identification Guides

Go to our guide to identify your used pallet racking

SJF offers a wide range of brands and styles of used storage rack systems in stock and ready to ship. Pallet racks we carry are designed to handle and store handle pallets and skids inside a warehouse or distribution center. Although teardrop pallet rack is the most commonly requested design, SJF stocks many other used brands of the most popular styles as well. When combined with other optional accessories such as pallet supports, wall ties, wire decking and column guard protectors, SJF rack provides the ultimate pallet storage solution for materials. Be sure to check out our exclusive style guide if you are looking to match the style and brand of your own pallet racking

Since 1979, SJF clients have requested both new and used pallet racks. SJF Material Handling sells pallet rack starter units and add on units online in pre-configured kits, providing an easy online buying solution for those new to pallet racks. SJF's rack kits come in medium duty and heavy duty capacities and we have full rack starter and add on kits both with and without wire decking or pallet supports.

SJF also carries a full line of pallet rack accessories for both structural racks and roll form racks to store materials, including rack supported wire mesh decks for adding wire shelving to any of the starter or adder units SJF has in stock.

With SJF, you get the knowledge of 35+ years experience working with these racks. All of the pallet racking systems that leave SJF's facility are safe, reliable and meets or beats the manufacturer's specs.

To help familiarize yourself with some of the basics, we have developed several detailed guides to aid you in picking and choosing among the many new and used storage systems on the market today. Listed below are some of the guides we have to help you make an educated decision on any system you plan to purchase.

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How to Buy Used Pallet Racks & Rack Storage Systems

Now that you've done the research, you're ready to take the next step. SJF can ensure that you receive the best used racking prices online, offline, or both.

Get a Used Racking Quote Online

Whether you're looking for used Teardrop, Interlake, Structural, Keystone or any other brand of pallet racking, keep a lookout for our "Get a Quote" link or button.

This "Get a Quote" button is your ticket to getting a quote on used pallet rack warehouse pricing or any other material handling equipment you see on the website. Simply click the button and fill out the short form that appears to receive your used pallet rack prices or quote. Your quote request will be answered within 24 hours by one of our qualified industrial racking experts.

Alternately, if you would like to get an idea on the components necessary for a pallet racking system, you can try out our pallet rack warehouse quote tool. This tool will help you lay out a basic selective rack system and break down the component parts so you can get an idea on what you need.

Click above to see a short video on how to measure uprights.

View a short video explaining measurements and capacities for pallet rack beams.

How to Buy New Warehouse Racking Systems

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SJF currently offers many styles of new pallet racks for sale online from our online store at

All of these racks are in-stock and ship within 48-72 hours of placing an order with expedited shipping. You can also choose any of several popular products, including:

Want to Sell Your Used Pallet Racks?

Do you have pallet racks you'd like to get rid of? Turn your used pallet racks into cash by selling them to us - We buy used rack too!

SJF pays top dollar for pre-owned storage systems. Visit our Equipment Wanted page and fill out the form. Please be sure to include photos and as much detail on the rack you have available for sale.

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Pallet Racking Systems Shipping Locations - We Ship NATIONWIDE

Pallet Racks Stocking Locations

SJF Material Handling Inc. ships warehouse racking systems from multiple locations:

  • California
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • North Carolina
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • West Virginia
  • Ontario, Canada