Steel Guard Rail Systems

Wilgard™ Safety Guard Rail protects employees across the workplace from injuries and accidents caused by moving vehicles.
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TYPE: Industrial Safety Guard Rail

MODEL: Wilgard™ Steel Guard Rail Systems

Thomas Conveyor offers three levels of industrial steel guard rail, providing three levels of protective coverage based on your facility needs.

Guard Rail protects employees around the workplace from injuries and accidents caused by moving vehicles. Designed to absorb the impact of a forklift, sweeper, other in-plant vehicles, guard rails protect your assets and staff.

Wilgard™ Guard Rail systems can be ordered in single, double or triple rail design.
Choose between bolted (standard) or lift-out rail types.
All guard rail components include necessary hardware and anchors.

Wilgard™ XT (Heavy Duty) • Wilgard™ MT (Medium Duty) • Wilgard™ LT (Light Duty)

Features:

  • Withstands impacts of 13,000 lbs. at 4 mph
  • Prevents workers’ compensation claims
  • Protects sensitive computer stations and CNC machinery
  • Directs pedestrian and forklift traffic flow
  • Lift-out rail options available; Lift-out rail options exist for equipment and machinery that require access by personnel
  • Special fabrication options include custom rail lengths and base plate - column offsets.


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Wilgard™ XT (Heavy Duty) Steel Guard Rail Systems

Wilgard® XT guard rail systems are painted safety yellow and provide a highly visible barrier that protects expensive equipment, provides a barrier to key work areas, and helps define traffic lanes in your plant or facility.

Tests confirm that properly installed Wilgard™ guard rail will absorb severe impacts from forklifts or other equipment...up to a 13,000 lb. load impact traveling at 4 mph, without failure.

Wilgard™ Guard Rail systems can be ordered in single, double or triple rail design. Column centers are identical for standard and lift-out guard railing. All guard rail components include necessary hardware and anchors.

Specifications:

  • Column Posts: 5” x 5” x 3/16” structural tube; 18” H single rail; 44” H double rail; and 44” H triple rail
  • Base Plates: 12” x 12” x 3/4” plate steel
  • Anchors: 1/2” x 5” wedge bolts (included)
  • Post Cap: Zinc plated snap-on steel cap
  • Rails: Corrugated 11 gauge steel guard rails, 12” H with hemmed/rolled edges 
  • Lengths: 2 ft. – 10 ft. in one-foot increments; lift-out rail adds 1” per section (reference Dim. C)
  • Rail Hardware Pack: (6) 1/2” x 1-1/2” bolts, nuts, and flat washers
  • Column Hardware Pack: (4) 1/2” x 5” wedge bolts, yellow plastic plugs for unused holes, and zinc plated snap-on column cap
  • Lift-Out Guard Rail:  4 ft., 6 ft., 8ft., and 10 ft. (Measured center-of-column to center-of-column)
  • Common Column Post used for Lift-Out or Bolted Rail systems. (Lift-Out Triple Rail not available)


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Wilgard™ MT (Medium Duty) Steel Guard Rail Systems

Wilgard® MT guard rail is second only in strength to the Wilgard™ XT Heavy Duty Guard Rail System and has been tested to comply with the 10,000 lb. ‘industry standard’ impact rating.

Wilgard™ MT Guard Rail systems can be ordered in single, double or triple rail design. Column centers are identical for Standard and Lift-Out Guard Rails. All guard rail components include necessary hardware and anchors.

Specifications:

  • Columns: 4” x 4” x 3/16” structural tube; 18” H single rail; 44” H double Rail; and 44” H triple rail
  • Base Plates: 10” x 10” x 5/8” plate steel 
  • Anchors: 1/2” x 5” wedge bolts (included) 
  • Post Cap: Zinc plated snap-on steel cap
  • Rails: Corrugated 12 gauge steel guard rails, 12” H with hemmed / rolled edges
  • Lengths: 2 ft. – 10 ft. in one foot increments; lift-out rail adds 2-3/4” per section (reference Dim. C)
  • Rail Hardware Pack: (4) 1/2” x 5-1/2” thru bolts, nuts, and flat washers
  • Column Hardware Pack: (4) 1/2” x 5” wedge bolts, yellow plastic plugs for unused holes, and zinc plated snap-on cap
  • Common column post used for lift-out or bolted rail systems (lift-Out Triple Rail not available)


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Wilgard™ LT (Light Duty) Steel Guard Rail Systems

Wilgard® LT guard rail provides a great value guard rail system at a competitive price, and is ideal for lighter duty guarding of work stations, walk through areas and employee/personnel areas.

Wilgard™ LT Guard Rail systems can be ordered in single, double or triple rail design. Column centers are identical for Standard and Lift-Out Guard Rails. All guard rail components include necessary hardware and anchors.

Specifications:

  • Columns:  3-1/2” x 3-1/2” x 3/16" structural tube; 18”H Single Rail; 44”H Double Rail; 44”H Triple Rail
  • Base Plates:  7” x 7” x 3/8" plate steel
  • Anchors:  3/8” x 4” Wedge Bolts (included)
  • Post Cap:  Zinc plated snap-on steel cap
  • Rails:  Corrugated 14 gauge steel guard rails, 12” H with hemmed / rolled edges
  • Lengths: 2 ft. – 10 ft. in one foot increments
  • Rail Hardware Pack: (4) 1/2” x 5” thru bolts, nuts, and flat washers
  • Column Hardware Pack: (4) 3/8” x 4” wedge bolts, yellow plastic plugs for unused holes, and black molded plastic cap
  • Lift-Out Guard Rail:  4 ft., 6 ft., 8ft., and 10 ft.  (Measured center-of-column to center-of-column)
  • Common Column Post used for Lift-Out or Bolted Rail systems. (Lift-Out Triple Rail not available)

For more information on Wildeck™ Wilgard™ Steel Guard Rail Systems please contact a Thomas Conveyor & Equipment Automation Engineer at 800 220 0086 or click on the Contact Us button above.

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