BOTTOM DECK BOARD -
Assembly of deckboards comprising the lower, load bearing surfact of the pallet.
DECK SPACING - Distance between adjacent
LEAD BOARD - First board of the pallet.
TOP DECK BOARD - Assembly of deckboards
comprising the upper surface of the pallet.
OVERALL HEIGHT - The vertical distance
measured from the floor to the top side of the top deck.
LENGTH - Refer to the stringer or
stringerboard (in block pallets) length.
WIDTH - Refer to the width of the board.
STRINGER - Continuous, longitudinal, solid or notched
beam-component of the pallet used to support deck components, often identified by location
as the outside or center stringer.
BLOCK - Rectangular, square or cylindrical
deck spacer, often identified by its location within the pallet as corner block, edge
block, inner block, center or middle blocks.
NOTCH FOR 4 WAYS ENTRY - Cutout in lower
portion of the stringer to allow entry for the fork tine, (partial four-way entry).
OPENING HEIGHT - The vertical distance
measured between decks, from floor to the underside of the top deck, or from the floor to
the top of the stringer notch.