Retail Rack Dictionary F

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  • Fan Beam

    Fan Beam e1344819462651(channel beam) A special beam that attaches on an angle in the fan area and houses the lighting track that is necessary to electrify the fans and light fixtures for display.

  • Fan Cloud

    A truss and beam system used to display lighting and fan fixtures overhead.

  • Floor Plan

    Plant View e1344819509467(plan view) A drawing of the store as if looking down on it.

  • Flue

    Flue Space e1344819483303Space between uprights that are installed back to back. Flue space must be maintained for fire safety. Typically the distance between frames in a retail store is 6î minimum.

  • Foot Plate

    Base Plate e1344819759356(base plate) Metal plate at the base of an upright used to attach it to the floor. Different sizes of base plates are required for different seismic areas of the country or for ARU uprights.

  • Frame

    Upright Base Plate1 e1345073929200(upright) The vertical member of the rack system which beams lock into. Consists of two columns and welded bracing.

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