Cask Sizes Upper Tier - 9,10,11,18 and 22 Gallon casks Lower Tier - 9,10,11,18 and 22 Gallon casks
Rack Length The Initial Rack/Frame Length is 2850mm and allows for the use of any size cask on both levels. There is also an extension to this measuring 650mm which allows for another two casks (one top & one bottom). Making a total length of 3500mm
Rack Height The height to the top of a tilted 9 gallon cask on the upper tier is approximately 1600mm. If 9 gallon casks are to be used on both levels the upper tier of the rack can be lowered by 100mm make the overall height required 1500mm The empty Rack/Frame height is 1220mm
Stillage Type Mechanical Auto-Tilt Stillages are supplied for both levels. 6 Moveable, Floor level - 370mm (W) x 850mm (D) 6 Fixed, Top Tier frame - 355mm (W) x 830mm (D)
Application This type of rack is ideal where a double row of casks is required but a lift truck is not necessarily required. The Floor Standing Stillages can be loaded by simply tipping the casks back onto the stillage whilst 9 gallon casks can be manually lifted on to the upper tier (2 person lift). However this system comes with a Lift Truck*- ideal for H&S Manual Handling avoiding the necessity for 2 person lift
* CASK LIFT TRUCK - Suitable for casks up to 22 gallon. When used in conjunction with a Kayel Racking System the Lift Truck provides a complete manual handling and storage solution for your cellar. Suitable for all csks from 9 to 22 gallons Finish Manufactured from mild steel and with a powder coat finish. Blue (RAL 5017)
Lifting Mechanism The lift truck is operated using a mechanical chain winch. Casks of all sizes can be lifted with the minimal of effort.
Wheels The lift truck is fitted with 100mm (4") wheels on both front and rear. One of the front castors is fitted with a brake mechanism.