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Industry Terminology l Terminology Pages: A - D l E - J l L - P l Q - S l T - Z

Please find the industry terms listed in alphibetical order.

Take-it-or-leave-it pallet - a pallet fitted with fixed cleats on the top deck boards to permit fork truck tines to pass beneath the unit load and remove it from the pallet.

Top cap - panel to be placed on top of a unit load to allow for tight strapping without damaging the unit load.

Top-deck of the pallet - the assembly of deck boards comprising the upper load-carrying surface of the pallet.

Trip - consists of four to six handlings of a pallet.

Two-way entry pallet - a pallet with un notched solid stringers allowing entry only from the ends.

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Unit load - assembly of goods on a pallet for handling, moving, storing and stacking as a single entity.

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Warehouse pallet - a double-face multiple trip returnable pallet intended for general warehouse use.

Wing - overhang of deck board end from outside edge of stringer or stringer.

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