Tote Systems division, Hoover Ball and Bearing Company, Beatrice, Nebraska, has developed a 50-cubic-foot collapsible aluminum container. The boxes are made in light gauge, for loads of up to one ton, and in heavier guage, for two-ton capacity. The net weights are 131 pounds and 170 pounds, respectively. The outside dimensions of a standard model are 60"x44 3/4"x39 1/2". With plastic lids, the containers can be stacked two-high outdoors, with 14 empties making a stack less than eight feet tall.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Communication Channels, Incorporated

    461 8th Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10001
  • Publication Date: 1976-8

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  • Accession Number: 00148838
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Development Agency Centre
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 15 1977 12:00AM