Contained multiple crankshaft configurations for shipment, crankshafts weighing as much as 50 lbs each crankshafts are located in uniform positions without touching precision machined surfaces on the crankshafts, tray prevents damage to the target-ring, and allows access for a lift assist or j-hook for loading and unloading.
Injection mold tray, 1/2 size for use on 45″ x 48″ steel pallet, tray has full sides with tapered stacking locators,and gridded bottom for lighter tray weight. For trays that handle castings, the crankshaft is located on a main pin near each end and located on two counterweights to force par orientation. For trays that handle finished crankshafts, the crankshaft is located on counterweights only with soft TPU inserts.
Tray protects crankshafts from damage and debris and ensures part quality. Tray is light weight, less than 20 lbs for manual handling, convertible to contain future part versions, trays are washable, and can be molded in colors for unique identification.