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Patton Scaffolding

Scaffolding is designed to allow easy access to places that are not accessible by the use ladders.

Soleplates are used at the base of the upright scaffolding poles to help distribute weight and minimize damage to the surface.

A mobile scaffold is a type of freestanding independent scaffold. It is mounted on castors or wheels that swivel and allow the scaffold to be easily moved from location to location.

NEVER use scaffolding components that are damaged.

Buying standard scaffolding will be easier to stack and store but requires manual assembly with specialist knowledge.

Falling object and unsure ground are amongst the main cause of accidents when erecting and using DIY scaffolding.

In Shanghai, bamboo scaffolding is used in most building construction projects.

When installing scaffolding, place vertical ties at the ends of the scaffolding. These ties should only be removed when the scaffolding is dismantled.

Remember to be careful whenever you're erecting scaffolding on soft, frozen or suspect ground.

Scaffolding tubes can be used horizontally, vertically and diagonally using a variety of clamps including swivel clams.

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