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Used Building Column Protectors


Used Building Column Protectors for Sale

  • Designed to prevent damage to the racking or columns by significantly deducing the impact of forklifts, vehicles, or people.
  • Able to fit around corners to protect both the building and the machinery transporting product around the warehouse.
  • Made of industrial grade material, column guards are quick and easy to install.
  • Column protectors significantly reduce the chances of repairs to a facility being needed.
  • ASI pays top dollar for used building column protectors: Learn More About Our Purchasing Program
Used Column Protectors - 42" High
Used Column Protectors - 42" High
  • 42" High
  • Fits up to 8" Column
  • Bolts Together
Used Safety Bollards
Used Safety Bollards
  • Quick Installation
  • Enhanced Safety
  • Effective Traffic Management
Used Vestil Column Protectors
Used Vestil Column Protectors
  • 20" Wide x 20" Long
  • 36" High
  • Two-Piece Design

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We Buy Used Warehouse Equipment

Are you moving or liquidating your facility and looking to sell your used warehouse equipment or material? American Surplus Inc. can help! American Surplus Inc. offers a purchasing program for new and used warehouse and material handling equipment. Learn more about our purchasing program online or call our sales office at (800) 876-3736 to get started.

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About Column Protectors

Warehouses can be a dangerous place, with heavy equipment, high shelves, and plenty of traffic. One of the most vulnerable parts of any warehouse is the columns that support the structure. These columns are often hit by forklifts or other equipment, causing damage that can be costly to repair. Even worse, a damaged column can compromise the structural integrity of the entire building, putting employees and property at risk. That's why warehouse column protectors are an essential investment for any business that operates a warehouse. In this article, we'll discuss what warehouse column protectors are, why they're important, and how to choose the right ones for your needs.

What are Warehouse Column Protectors?

Warehouse column protectors are specially designed guards that are installed around the base of warehouse columns. They are made of durable materials, such as steel or polyurethane, that can absorb impacts from forklifts or other equipment. Column protectors come in a variety of sizes and shapes, and can be custom-designed to fit around any column, regardless of its size or shape.

Why are Warehouse Column Protectors Important?

There are several reasons why warehouse column protectors are important:

  • Protection of Property: Damage to warehouse columns can be costly to repair. Column protectors can help prevent damage to columns and other equipment, reducing the need for costly repairs or replacements.
  • Safety of Employees: A damaged column can compromise the structural integrity of the entire building, putting employees at risk. Column protectors can help prevent damage to columns, reducing the risk of accidents and injuries.
  • Compliance: Many regulatory agencies require the use of column protectors in warehouses to ensure the safety of employees and compliance with safety regulations.

When choosing warehouse column protectors, there are several factors to consider:

  • Material: Column protectors are typically made of steel, polyurethane, or other durable materials. Choose a material that is appropriate for your needs, based on factors such as the type of equipment used in your warehouse and the severity of potential impacts.
  • Size and Shape: Column protectors come in a variety of sizes and shapes. Choose a protector that is the right size and shape to fit around your columns.
  • Ease of Installation: Some column protectors are easier to install than others. Consider how easy it will be to install the protectors, and whether you will need any special tools or equipment to do so.
  • Compliance: Make sure that the column protectors you choose meet any regulatory requirements in your industry or location.

Warehouse column protectors are a simple but effective way to protect your property and employees from damage and injury. By choosing the right protectors for your needs, you can help ensure compliance with safety regulations and reduce the risk of accidents and injuries in your warehouse. Whether you're just starting out or you're looking to upgrade your existing safety measures, investing in column protectors is a smart choice that can pay off in the long run.

Used column protectors are designed to prevent and withstand impact from forklifts and other lift equipment or warehouse carts as they maneuver around your facility. This prevents damage to the structural integrity of columns, as well as product being transported, which can save you from having to make costly repairs to your facility or the need to replace or repair damaged inventory. Column protectors are simple to install and require little to no maintenance. Because they are painted in safety yellow columns are highly visible to traffic operators, thus increasing visibility and preventing accidents.

All used column protectors from American Surplus are inspected for damage prior to shipping to ensure that employee safety is never compromised. Contact a member of our sales team to learn more about our current inventory of used column protectors as well as our full selection of used safety products

Column protectors offer various advantages in various settings, especially in industrial and commercial environments. Here are some of the key benefits of column protectors:

Column protectors find applications in a variety of settings where there are columns, pillars, or poles that require protection. Some common applications include:

Column Protectors Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are column protectors?
A:Column protectors are protective devices designed to safeguard columns, pillars, or poles from damage caused by impacts or collisions. They provide a physical barrier between the column and potential sources of impact, such as vehicles, equipment, or heavy objects.

Q: Why are column protectors important?
A:Column protectors are important for several reasons. They help prevent structural damage to buildings and infrastructure, protect equipment and machinery from collisions, reduce the risk of injuries to workers, and contribute to cost savings by avoiding repairs and replacements.

Q: How do column protectors work?
A:Column protectors work by absorbing and distributing the force of impacts. They are typically made from durable materials, such as high-density polyethylene (HDPE) or foam, which can absorb the energy of a collision. By cushioning the impact, column protectors minimize the risk of damage to the column and surrounding structures.

Q: What types of column protectors are available?
A:Column protectors come in various types and configurations. Some common types include wrap-around protectors that encase the column, sleeve-style protectors that slide over the column, or cushioned pads that are strapped or bolted to the column. The specific type of protector chosen depends on factors such as the column size, shape, and the level of protection required.

Q: Can I run multiple tools simultaneously with one air compressor?
A: It depends on the capacity of your air compressor. The compressor's CFM and pressure rating should be sufficient to handle the combined air demand of the tools you intend to use simultaneously. Check the tool's air consumption specifications and ensure that the compressor can meet or exceed the total CFM requirement.

Q: How long do air compressors typically last?
A: The lifespan of an air compressor depends on various factors, including usage, maintenance, and the quality of the compressor itself. With proper care and regular maintenance, an air compressor can last for many years. Higher-quality models often have longer lifespans compared to lower-quality or less-maintained compressors.