Why Choose a 48 x 48 Plastic Pallet?
Here’s When to Consider a 48 x 48 Plastic Pallet
As you know by now, plastic pallets come in all shapes and sizes. Choosing one to fit your needs can be a real challenge. That’s why the Pallet Experts here at One Way Solutions are her to help.
Our popular 48 x 48 plastic pallet is a great option when you want a larger stackable base for your product. It provides more square unit inches for larger shipments than our smaller pallet sizes.
48 x 48 Drum Pallets
48 x 48 Pallets make excellent drum pallets. A 55 gallon drum, roughly 23″ in diameter, exceeds the standard 40″ x 48″ & 45″ x 48″ plastic pallet footprints when 4 drums (arranged in a 2 x 2 grid) are palletized.
The 46″ width of two drums hangs off the edge of a 45″ side of the pallet, creating an unstable and potentially unsafe situation.
48 x 48 sized pallets are also used for shipping 5 gallon drums.
We recommend doing the math on your current truckload capacity if the larger 48 x 48 plastic pallet size could make sense for future shipments.
Point Of Purchase Display Pallets (POP Pallets)
The 48 x 48 pallet size is also popular for modular Point Of Purchase Displays.
Nestable and Stackable 48 x 48 Plastic Pallets
The most common and affordable 48 x 48 plastic pallets are either our nestable or stackable plastic pallets with a solid deck.
This brand new option is stackable, made in the USA, and has 3-runners to add extra stability for larger loads.
Rackable and Stackable 48 x 48 Plastic Pallets
When you are looking for more robust options with greater weight capacity, then consider our various rackable and stackable 48 x 48 plastic pallets.
Here are few various features to consider:
Legs give the pallet extra stability for many applications.
Rods add reinforcement in the base of the pallet for extra stack loading.
Drum pallets with lips will help help reduce freight preparation times, conserve packing materials, secure payloads, increase employee safety, and simplify pallet stacking.
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