Racor Multi-Purpose Wall Storage Rack

A convenient, easy to install heavy duty storage rack for your shop, home or garage


Racor Multi-Purpose Wall Storage Rack

You can never have too much storage space in your shop, garage, or home. Wall mounting systems are popular because they're very easy to install, make use of, otherwise, empty wall space, and are a fairly inexpensive investment.
This Racor 450 Rack Multi-Purpose Wall Storage Rack (PLM-1R) is a convenient, easy to install system that can hold a fair amount of weight — up to 150 pounds per pair tier, for a total of 450 pounds per rack.
It's constructed of 1/8" thick steel plate, and comes in a package that consists of two stiles (the upright mounting bars) and six rails (the arms that fit into the stiles). All the pieces have a durable epoxy coat finish for rust protection and ease of cleaning. There are also rubber end caps for the rails.

The kit: 2 stiles, 6 rails, end caps, mounting screws   
Assembly is straightforward. The rails slip into slots on the front of the stiles, and then are bolted into place with the supplied lock nuts and washers. Once all the rails are bolted into place it's a simple matter of attaching each of the stile onto the wall.

Rack ready for installing     
The PLM-1R comes with four 1/4" x 1-1/2" lag screws that you can use to attach it to a wall. You'll want to sin the screws into the wall studs, particularly if you intend to load the rack to it's maximum carrying capacity.
Adding shelving is a great way to extend the storage capacity of this rack. The rails will hold shelves approximately 9-3/4" deep — holes in the rails enable you to secure the shelves firmly to the rack. You can also stack long objects across the rails, or simply hang them on the rails. The rails are slightly tilted, rather than being square to the stiles, and the ends are cantilevered. This keeps items from falling off the ends of the rails.

Install shelves for small items
Cantilevered rail ends
The Racor 450 Rack Multi-Purpose Wall Storage Rack (PLM-1R) is an easy, cost effective way to quickly set up a heavy duty storage rack in your shop, home or garage.



  • 3-1/4" x 20-5/8" stiles (2)
  • 3/4" x 15" rails (3)
  • Supports 150 lbs per rail pair (total of 450 lbs)
  • 1/16" steel stock construction
  • Epoxy coated
  • supports 9-3/4" deep shelves (not supplied)
  • Includes: 2 stiles, 3 rails, 6 locking nuts and washers, 4 lag screws (1/4" x 1-1/2")

COMPANY:Racor Storage Solutions
SOURCE:Where to Buy

Carl Duguay, February 2013
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