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Stringer Pallets Explained

Optimize your load with the right pallet for the industry you are in! Madison County Wood Products offers various options to our customers, bearing utmost satisfaction based on product needs and expectations. Our meticulous, highly-qualified team implements the pallet design system, which yields structural soundness, safety, and reliability.

The Stringer Pallet, known as the most common pallet, universally can suit most industries. Read this article to find out the stringer pallet's advantages, benefits, and purpose!

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What sets apart the stringer pallet is the top and bottom deck that it provides. The name comes from the stringers that run in between the decks. Our sturdy stringer pallet will support the load - even multiple loads or trips! The use of a forklift will easily transport your goods from point A to point B, allowing your machine to enter the pallet in a 2 or 4-way. Notches in the stringer pallet grant the forklift access in all different directions.

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What is a Stringer on the Pallet?

The words stringer and runners are used interchangeably to describe the boards sandwiched between the two decks. As the top and bottom decks run width-wise, the stringers run perpendicular to them. Madison County Wood Products manufactures the stringers to be 2 x 4'. Overall, the runners reinforce the structure of the pallet.

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Stringer Pallet Benefits

There are several reconstructions of the stringer pallet to satisfy your unit load. Consider a standardized size for your industry which is 48' x 40'. Take your pallet a step further if your load exceeds the GMA standards; other customary sizes to consider are 44' x 44' and 48' x 48'. Madison County Wood Products utilizes the Pallet Design System if there is a request for a custom size.

With space efficiency in mind, the stringer pallet offers the ability to stack them on top of each other. The picture below shows how customers can utilize the stringer pallets in various ways. In addition to space savings, it is important to note that this specific pallet offers a great value for the specifications and properties that it entails.

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Our sales team is just one call away that will provide you with pallet insight, guiding you in the right direction. Get the best, top-notch pallets from the Midwest, serving the United States from East to West! MCWP's priority is to supply customers with superior pallets while emphasizing vertical integration, taking a zero-waste approach to make an environmental impact.

Bryan Kesting | Madison County Wood Products | Wood Pallet Supplier

Bryan Kesting is the VP of Sales for Madison County Wood Products – he’s also a 2nd generation Co-Owner of the family-run business. He helps set the company direction and continually pursues industry-changing opportunities. Bryan is proud to serve MCWP’s clients and the entire team, from the loggers to the drivers delivering the finished goods. Everything he does supports the company’s drive to be an incredibly vertically operated wood products company by managing acreage, harvesting, logging, milling, and manufacturing while focusing on zero waste through the use of the whole log.

Madison County Wood Products | Wood Supplier and Manufacturer | Fredericktown, Missouri

Madison County Wood Products Inc. is a vertically integrated company specializing in land and timber management, logging, sawmilling, and pallet manufacturing. We take a zero-waste approach with a focus on environmental impact while providing customers with quality products, competitive prices, and on-time deliveries.

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