The Vestil ATWR-18-6-18 Aluminum Wheel Riser, and related models, are designed to raise truck trailers to be closer to loading dock height for compliance with OSHA/ANSI B56.1 part 3, section 7 which specifies the maximum allowable grade of ascending or descending loaded forklifts. Each wheel riser is 18” wide and the per pair uniform capacity is 30,000 LBS. Wheel risers for loading docks are made of heavy-duty ¼” aluminum tread plate for improved positive traction. 6", 8", 10", & 12" high risers available. All aluminum welded construction for years of reliable service. Aluminum Wheel Risers are sold individually.
Vestil ATWR-18 Aluminum Wheel Risers with an overall length of up to 78" have an estimated lead time to leave the warehouse of 5 business days. Longer 18" wheel risers have an estimated lead time to leave the warehouse of 10-15 business days.
Anchor Brackets model ATWR-ABRK - 4 factory installed brackets that allow the riser to be anchored to the ground
Welded Fork Pockets model ATWR-FP - 7½"W x 2½"H fork pockets for easy transport by forklift
Portability Kit model ATWR-WL - adds a single 5" x 2" mold-on-rubber wheel that allows one person to transport and place wheel riser
Portable Wheel Riser Caddy model R-CAD-18 - allows a single operator to transport riser. Comes with 2 pair of bolt on brackets that allow caddy to attach to riser. Compatible with models with an overall length of up to 72" only.
Additional Pair of Bolt On Brackets & Hardware for Use With R-CAD-18 model R-CAD-KIT - Allows caddy to be used to transport additional risers