The UK manufactured Semi-vertical cycle racks are a type of bicycle storage system that allows bicycles to be stored at an angle, with the front wheel elevated off the ground. These racks are designed to maximize space efficiency while still providing secure and organized parking for bicycles.
The basic design of semi-vertical cycle racks consists of a series of individual bike stands or slots arranged in a staggered or stepped configuration. Each stand or slot has a support mechanism that securely holds the front wheel of the bicycle in place, while the rear wheel remains on the ground. This angled positioning allows for compact placement of bicycles and efficient use of available space.
Here are some key features and benefits of semi-vertical cycle racks:
Space efficiency: Semi-vertical racks maximize the use of vertical space by storing bicycles at an angle. This design allows for a higher density of bicycles to be stored in a given area compared to traditional horizontal racks. It is especially useful in locations with limited floor space.
Easy parking and retrieval: Cyclists can park their bicycles by rolling the front wheel into the designated slot or stand. The angled positioning makes it easier to align and secure the bicycle without the need to lift it completely off the ground. Similarly, retrieving the bicycle is a simple process of rolling it out of the slot.
Stability and security: Semi-vertical racks typically have sturdy supports that securely hold the front wheel of the bicycle. This ensures that the bicycle remains stable and minimizes the risk of accidental damage or falls. Some racks may also provide additional locking points to secure the frame or the front wheel with a lock.
Accessibility: Semi-vertical racks are designed to accommodate a variety of bicycle types, including different wheel sizes and frame designs. This makes them suitable for a wide range of users, whether they ride road bikes, mountain bikes, or commuter bikes.
Visual appeal: Semi-vertical cycle racks can add a visually appealing element to bicycle parking areas. The angled arrangement creates an organized and aesthetically pleasing display of bicycles, enhancing the overall appearance of the space.
It's important to note that the specific design and features of semi-vertical cycle racks may vary. Some racks may be freestanding, while others may be wall-mounted or integrated into existing structures. Additionally, certain models may include additional features such as lighting, branding options, or shelter elements for protection against the elements.
Semi-vertical cycle racks offer an efficient and space-saving solution for bicycle parking, providing a balance between density and accessibility. They are commonly used in various settings, including bicycle parking facilities, public spaces, workplaces, residential buildings, and transportation hubs.
Semi vertical bike racks can be manufactured for any number of bikes
- Rack suitable for all 2 wheeled bikes, including child and bmx types
- Galvanised steel tube, section, bar and plate
- Frame height 1850mm, Depth 1100mm
- Min Room height required 2000mm.
- Room depth required is 1400mm for the rack, plus a path of 1000mm minimum. Total room depth 2400mm.
- 305mm centres
- Maximum tyre width -64mm-70mm
- Optional bolts available, or you can use your own
- Price is Per Space
- Including locking loop to increase security by allowing the bike frame to be locked to the rack with a standard d-lock.
How much space in the room do I need for a semi vertical bike rack?
To be comfortable, we advise at least a 1400mm depth and a width of:
- 2 bikes - 915mm
- 3 bikes - 1220mm
- 4 bikes - 1525mm
- 5 bikes - 1830mm
- 6 bikes - 2135mm
- 7 bikes - 2440mm
- 8 bikes - 2745mm
- 9 bikes - 3050mm
- 10 bikes - 3355mm
- 11 bikes - 3660mm
- 12 bikes - 3965mm
- 13 bikes - 4270mm
- 14 bikes - 4575mm
- 15 bikes - 4880mm
- 16 bikes - 5185mm
- 17 bikes - 5490mm
- 18 bikes - 5795mm
- 19 bikes - 6100mm
- 20 bikes - 6405mm
- Simply add 305mm for each extra bike.
Ground Fixings: M12- Anchor Bolts Needed (Not Supplied)
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Due to size (and to provent damage) semi vertical bike rack are delivered on a MINIMUM OF 2 PALLETS.
Estimated lead time: 1-2 working weeks depending on quantity.
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