Learn more on how to build Flexpipe structures

Get tips and tricks on how to build different types of structures with the Flexpipe material handling system.


Here are some examples of how the Flexpipe System can Help
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How to build modular Flow Racks

How to build modular Flow Racks

Flow racks

Many people select containers according to the racks and flow racks that they already have on hand—this, in fact, is contrary to lean principles. First determine the ideal material quantity and choose the suitable container size and type to transport the material. Once this is done, designing the flow rack can begin. To make the experience an easier one, read on for relevant information and helpful tips on each of the flow rack’s components.

Estimated reading time: 10 minutes

How to build modular carts

How to build modular carts

Carts

When designing a modular cart, make sure to keep efficiency and ergonomics top of mind. Each feature can contribute to reducing wastes. Lack of proper planning can result in sub-par performance and employee frustration. To make the experience of designing your cart easier, read on for relevant information and helpful tips on each of the cart’s components.

Estimated reading time: 10 minutes

How to build drawers and be more efficient

How to build drawers and be more efficient

Workstations

We can all agree that organizing increases productivity. Many types of industries can benefit from the integration of modular drawers. Drawers create a well-organized lean manufacturing workspace that can optimize space. They are a great solution for parts and product management. Fully customizable, they have become essential for any business wishing to increase storage while reducing the footprint.

Estimated reading time: 8 minutes

HOW TO BUILD MONITOR MOUNTS

HOW TO BUILD MONITOR MOUNTS

Workstations

A monitor mount or sometimes referred to as a monitor arm is an extension that holds up a computer monitor. The absolute benefit of a monitor mount is that it allows the user to move the screen and position it relative to the eyes, hands (keyboard), and the body. Ultimately creating a work environment that not only is productive but most importantly beneficial to the overall well-being of the user.

Estimated reading time: 10 minutes

How to design ergonomic workstations

How to design ergonomic workstations

Workstations

Well-thought out workstations are essential for your production lines to run efficiently and for peak employee performance. You’ll want to ensure that your employees’ posture is adapted to the task at hand to lessen the risk of work-related injuries. Read on to learn the basics on designing ergonomic workstations.

Estimated reading time: 7 minutes

Loading capacity tips

Loading capacity tips

Carts

We have gathered ­­8 assembly tips for material handling modular structures regarding the loading capacity. Relevant tips that will save you time and money to ensure your industrial pipe racking system support there intended load.

Estimated reading time: 8 minutes

Flowrack assembly tips

Flowrack assembly tips

Flow racks

We have gathered 5 assembly tips for better modular flow racks regarding containers, ergonomics, recommended slopes and more. There are some unwritten rules to follow for fully efficient modular flow racks.

Estimated reading time: 10 minutes

Modular cart assembly tips

Modular cart assembly tips

Carts

We have gathered 5 assembly tips for better modular carts regarding casters, handles, recommended heights and more. There are some unwritten rules to follow for fully efficient modular kitting carts.

Estimated reading time: 8 minutes