Selecting Your Yard Ramp Usable Width

Yard ramp in action with forklift.

Selecting the usable width of your yard ramp is the second characteristic that should be determined. The width should be at least 15 inches wider that the widest equipment to be used on the ramp. The yard ramp is available in 70 inch and 84 inch widths. If you want the inside measurement you subtract 6 inches from the outside dimension. The 84 inch wide units fit the most applications.

Standard Yard Ramp Widths

Rail Car Loading Important Points to Note
3904 South Arlington Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46203-6170
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