Where to Find a Yard Ramp in Iowa
If you’re looking to purchase new or used or rent a yard ramp in Iowa, including all other loading dock equipment, contact The Yard Ramp Site today. When your business needs a high-quality, dependable solution, then the YARD RAMP Site is the name you can trust. Over the past 60 years we’ve been producing American made loading dock equipment of all kinds. We’ve earned a stellar reputation and we’re ready to help you and your business move ahead.
Our yard ramps are available for sale in Iowa and we’re always accessible, from Des Moines to Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Sioux City, and more. With items available in stock, you can take advantage of quick, affordable shipping.
- Loading Dock Equipment: The YARD RAMP Site produces a wide range of material handling equipment, including our mobile yard ramps, dock-to-ground ramps, and more. Available in a spectrum of sizes and weight capacities and either aluminum or steel, there’s surely a match in our collection.
- Custom Fabrication & Manufacturing: If there’s not a match, or you simply have a difficult challenge to overcome, our in-house engineering team is ready to help. Using cutting-edge equipment and our huge facility, we’ll think outside the box and produce a creative, tailor-made solution for your business.
8 Foot Level-Off
- Our mobile, or 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 the loading area is tight and a truck can’t access the loading dock.
15 Inch Lip
- Deep overlap of ramp frame at the high end assures that the ramp rests firmly on the carrier body or dock floor. Our portable yard ramps have eight-foot long safety chains and hooks to provided added security and increase safety. When correctly rigged, chains join the yard ramps and vehicles into a single unit.
- The hydraulic hand pump quickly adjusts the top end of yard ramps to align with the bed of the vehicle or loading dock. That means you have the can precisely align the yard ramp after moving it. The handle is stored 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
- Our mobile ramp approach plate is 36″ long. 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 approach plate is beveled from the underside to provide a smooth ground-level entry, eliminating jolts and bumps when fork trucks travel on and off the ramp.
- Safety curbs (7″ on steel ramps and 7″ on aluminum ramps) 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.
- (Standard on all mobile ramps). Premium 23″ tires, ideal for use in most applications. Air inflated tires create a cushion effect on irregular or bumpy surfaces. Solid Filled Tires- (Option on all mobile ramps) Ideal in applications where sharp debris could puncture a pneumatic tire.
- (Standard on steel container ramps). It provides dependable means of positioning the ramp into place from one truck to another. When not in use the sleeve is conveniently stored on the side of the yard ramp. Not intended for long-distance towing.
- Optional. It provides dependable hitch for towing convenience and safety. The towbar attaches to the lower end of the ramp and is used for long-distance moving.
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To find out more about our Iowa yard ramps or how we can help with custom steel fabrication, design, or manufacturing, call our friendly customer service team at 800-321-4968 today.