Festoon - A configuration of small trolleys, support track, and electrical cable utilized to provide power to material handling devices while keeping the power cable out of harm\'s way. The ...click for the full definition
- Fiberboard Pallet
Fiberboard Pallet - A pallet which is constructed from fiberboard material
- First Surface Protection
First Surface Protection - The ability of polarized retro-reflective photoelectric sensors to eliminate false operation as a result of shiny objects.
- Fixed Aisle Storage And Retrieval
Fixed Aisle Storage And Retrieval - Fixed Aisle (F/A) Storage & Retrieval Systems consist of one or more long, narrow aisles framed on both sides by a steel (sometimes extruded aluminum) storage r...click for the full definition
- Fixed Wall Pallet Container
Fixed Wall Pallet Container - Container that features an integrated pallet and has fixed side walls.
- Floor Plans
Floor Plans - A diagram of the operating floor of a building. Generally shows the area of a building including structural features such as columns, offices and washrooms, br...click for the full definition
Flooring - The design of a floor in a building or mezzanine is an important ingredient in the reliability and safety of that building or mezzanine. Worker-friendly floors ar...click for the full definition
Flow - Materials traveling on gravity or powered conveyor or without manual assistance. Abel Womack can recommend a wide variety of conveyor solutions for your operation. Click on the link ...click for the full definition
- Flow Controller
Flow Controller - Photo eye or similar device used to control materials discharge from upstream conveyor(s) under full line/choke conditions ...click for the full definition
- Flow Rack
Flow Rack - Storage rack that utilizes shelves (metal) that are equipped with rollers or wheels. Such an arrangement allows product and materials to \"flow\" from the back of the rack to the fro...click for the full definition
- Fluid Load
Fluid Load - The direct loading of a trailer from a conveyor line.
- Flush Pallet
Flush Pallet - A pallet constructed in such a manner that there are no overhangs and the decks, both top and bottom, fit \"flush\" with the stringers on all sides. &nbs...click for the full definition
- Folding Container
Folding Container - A container, either metal or plastic, with sides, ends, and a base so constructed that it can be folded to a flat configuration.
- Fork Entry
Fork Entry - The opening between decks of a pallet, beneath the top deck or beneath the stringer notch, to admit forks.
- Fork or Loop Lever
Fork or Loop Lever - A lever type limit switch that uses maintained contact and two wheels rotating around the ends of a \"horseshoe\" that pivots as the actuator to detect an object(s) moving in ...click for the full definition
- Fork Strap
Fork Strap - Strap that links the fork openings on the base of a pallet container. Fork straps can allow the use of a container on conveyors. ...click for the full definition
- Four Way Block Pallet
Four Way Block Pallet - A pallet which, by its design and construction, is accessible to a pallet jack from all four sides; a full four-way entry pallet.
- Four Way Container
Four Way Container - A container that is accessible from all four sides for storage and retrieval purposes.
- Four Way Entry Pallet
Four Way Entry Pallet - Openings on all four sides of a pallet or the base of a pallet or container, which allow fork truck handling from all four sides.
- Four Way Fork Entry
Four Way Fork Entry - Openings on all four sides of a pallet or the base of a pallet container, which allow fork truck handling.
- Four Way Pallet
Four Way Pallet - A pallet which, by its construction, allows forks of a lift to enter the pallet from both sides and ends.
- Four Way Stringer Pallet
Four Way Stringer Pallet - A pallet which utilizes stringers in its construction with these stringers being notched to allow four way insertion of forks.
- Free Span
Free Span - The distance between supports in a storage rack. Click on the links for more information on stationary and mobile rack.Abel Womack also offers services by Damotech to repair rack. ...click for the full definition
- Free Standing Mezzanine
Free Standing Mezzanine - A stand alone mezzanine structure constructed within an existing building or structure which is designed to maximize clear space under and above the mezzanine. Also refer...click for the full definition
- Friction Type Pressure Gripping Lifter
Friction Type Pressure Gripping Lifter - A lifter that clamps the load and supports it by friction without causing permanent deformation of the load.
- Full Cantilevered Jib Crane
Full Cantilevered Jib Crane - A form of wall mounted or column mounted jib crane that utilizes a vertical pivoted member and a bridge or mast that extends at right angles to the pivoting member. ...click for the full definition
- Full Perimeter Pallet
Full Perimeter Pallet - A pallet which utilizes a block design and incorporates the use of deckboards and stringer configured in the same plane. Such a configuration results in the formation of ...click for the full definition