In today’s freight business having a portable yard ramp is proving to be most efficient. If your facility is searching for a portable yard ramp for sale, we encourage you to browse and see what all Coperloy has to offer. With Copperloy’s portable yard ramp you can turn any vacant space into a freight-handling station. Employing our portable ramps is most efficient for situations when space is limited, no permanent facility, or parallel loading on carriers or docks. And do so without the investment of new construction. Now have ground-level access to trucks, railcars, and buildings easily accomplished with our portable ramps. Mobility freedom, no dock necessary. Now you can have your freight loaded and unloaded wherever the need be.
New Or Used Portable Yard Ramp For Sale
We offer a myriad of new and used portable ramps. Offered exclusively in A572-50 steel which increases durability and has a maximum capacity of 30,000 lbs. However, aluminum ramps with steel grating available, please contact the factory for more information on these. Portable ramps allow your lift trucks to make right-angle turns easily. Additionally, our loading dock equipment is extremely versatile; portable ramps connected together conveniently create larger overall ramps turning any empty space into a freight-handling center.
Our ramps come with a steel grating for traction, steel legs, two movable curbs, and lift sleeves for safe access for forklifts. Edge-of-dock levelers can also available for installation on side of the ramp. This ensures functionality with your existing vehicles, equipment, and installations. Furthermore, steel grating bars do not require maintenance and designed to allow debris and water to fall through them, rather than pooling on the surface.
Copperloy portable ramps provide the following advantages:
Easier operation – Copperloy ramps are much easier to operate due to the convenient location of the hand pump and high safety standards.
Faster raise times – The raising speed of our ramps is two and half times faster than competitor products.
Less wear and tear – The rotation focal point is at the positioning sleeve, not the ramp connection, lessening wear and tear.
Greater stability – Copperloy ramps have a centrally located cylinder which decreases the chances of tipping.
Furthermore, our loading equipment offers extensive longevity and durability. We have helped countless warehouse operations improve their productivity. The one-cylinder design applies significantly less pressure than two-cylinder loading ramps. This has assisted in increasing raising speeds and overall stability.
Our portable yard ramps give the forklift easy access to trucks and loading docks alike. Since they are easy to maneuver, they can be useful in most loading and unloading conditions, especially when room is tight and a truck can’t access the loading dock.
Deep overlap of ramp frame at the high end assures that the ramp rests firmly on the carrier body or dock floor. Our mobile yard ramps have eight-foot-long safety chains and hooks to provide added security and increase safety. When correctly rigged, chains join the yard ramps and vehicles into a single unit.
The single cylinder allows the ramp to raise evenly every time. The undercarriage is easily accessible for maintenance and repair. With a single cylinder design, there are less parts to maintain.
Pump on our Loading Dock Ramps
The single acting hydraulic hand pump design requires half the effort needed to raise ramp compared to other mobile ramps. The pump has been relocated so that it’s protected away from dirt, debris, damage and makes maintenance easier to perform. The handle simply stores out of the way when not in use.
Smooth Side Plates
The yard ramps have smooth side plates that enclose all working components and protect them from possible damage from other equipment.
Low End Plate
Because the end plate is shorter than the wheelbase of most forklift trucks, front-drive wheels can reach high traction grating on the ramp, while rear wheels are still on the ground. The portable yard ramp 36″ approach plate – beveled from the underside to provide a smooth ground-level entry, eliminating jolts and bumps when fork trucks travel on and off the ramp.
All of our heavy-duty yard ramps being constructed of electro-forged serrated steel for superior strength. Grating bearing bars are 1-3/4″ thick for durability in the roughest of applications. Bar spacing is 1″ apart to resist clogging of debris and to ensure all-weather, high-traction running surface.
7″ safety curbs to prevent accidental runoff. Exclusive hollow section design and proprietary box frame construction take the stress of heavy loads and the extra strain of cargo breakout.
18-Inch Solid/Pneumatic Tires
The solid/pneumatic tires are standard on all Copperloy mobile yard ramps and are ideal for all applications. The tires do not require air to fill , are maintenance free and have lubricated for life bearings.
The position sleeve allows the ramp to maneuver 180 degrees which reduces loading/unloading time and increases productivity. The fork slides into the positioning sleeve and so the ramp is easily positioned into place. The positioning sleeve is standard with all steel mobile yard ramps. We do not recommend long distance towing with this sleeve.
The towbar is an option on both steel and aluminum mobile yard ramps which attaches to the lower end of the ramp. Allowing for towing of ramp for short distance (within your facility). With a maximum towing speed of 5-mph. Not designed for over the road towing.
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