Republic Pallet Rack is less common than it used to be, however there is still a large amount of this racking used today. Republic racking is also known by Keystone racking – because the holes in the uprights look like a keystone. Republic racking is most often yellow for the beams and gray for the upright columns. Republic rack beam clips have hooks with square, not round, tops.
SJF's professional pallet rack sales staff has years of experience with Republic pallet racking, Keystone pallet racks and pallet racking of all types. We also carry thousands of beams, upright frames and rack accessories in-stock and ready for immediate shipment. If you have any questions, comments or concerns, about Republic rack, Keystone rack or any other rack system, please feel free to contact us for a free professional rack consultation at (320) 485-4974 (direct sales line) or (800) 598-5532.
Keystone Republic Pallet Racking For Industrial Storage
Pallet Racking is one of the most popular types of warehouse storage systems used today. Because of the wide variety of styles and sizes to choose from, it is commonly used by warehouses and distribution centers for industrial storage, as well as for a simple home storage projects.
SJF carries a variety of Keystone and Republic brand pallet rack components in several sizes. Although it's not seen as often as in the past, we carry used beams and uprights for our customers who are looking for it.
SJF's professional sales staff has over 60 years of combined experience with new and second hand or used pallet racks of all types. We have thousands of light and heavy duty beams, column uprights and accessories in-stock and ready for immediate shipment. If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact us for a free professional consultation.
Pallet Racking FAQ & Guides
Frequently Asked Questions
Keystone Republic rack costs can vary greatly depending on the type of rack, size and weight capacities needed. New standard capacity warehouse rack uprights can start anywhere from $188 and on up to $340 or more each. New standard capacity warehouse rack beams can run from $40 to $150 per shelf level or more, which includes 2 beams.
Another popular option is to purchase used warehouse racking from a reputable dealer. Many times, this industrial shelving is in mint condition and can save you quite a bit of money by buying used.
Keystone Republic uprights have a hole design that resembles a keystone shape and are most often gray or blue in color. Typically the beam clips have hooks with square tops and are normally yellow.
The amount of weight pallet racking can hold depends on the size and density of the pallet rack. Standard duty pallet racking typically holds from 15,000-18,000 lbs. For heavy duty racking, the weight capacity can typically range from 25,000 to 30,000 lbs.
Pallet racking bays are sections in a lracking system that has an upright on each side. If two bays are positioned together in a back-to-back fashion, they are referred to as double deep pallet racking.
Pallet racks can be up to 240" high.
Pallet racks efficiently use otherwise wasted available vertical space by creating a shelving system with many options available. Forklift trucks are used to load and unload the materials on and off of the rack shelves, increasing warehouse efficiency and saving stock picking time.
Pallet racking is available in many different styles and capacities to fit the needs of a warehouse.