Sgb Scaffolding

Sgb Scaffolding

Scaffolding bars can be used horizontally, vertically and diagonally using a variety of clamps including swivel clams, right angle clams and straight connectors.

Be sure that when you research a scaffold companies you keep in mind your own needs for scaffolding - make sure the scaffold companies will be able to be flexible enough to accommodate what YOU want from them.

Place sole boards underneath the scaffolding framework if you're erecting scaffolding on soft or unstable ground. You could use regular scaffolding boards, however, they tend to a bit too long.

When selecting scaffolding components, make sure that they have been constructed the requirements of the ASTM and ANSI.

Light weight aluminum scaffolding can often hold up to 600 pounds.

Scaffolding platforms should consist of undressed 2x10s that have been properly inspected and graded. The maximum allowable gap between planks is 1".

Always ensure that DIY scaffold is properly secured, with outriggers as necessary, before use.

There are variations on each types of scaffolding. Its important to decide the type of scaffold for each job as a life will depend on it.

There are scaffolding safety videos available which cover topicsvsuch as: Erecting and maintaining scaffolds, Responsibilities of scaffold experts, Walkways, Personal fall arrest systems.

When erecting mobile scaffolding ensure that all working platforms are tightly planked.

Scaffolding Articles

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