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Yard Ramps for Los Angeles Businesses

If you’re in the greater Los Angeles area and are in need of yard ramps, you’re in luck. Medlin Ramps has been the leading material handling solutions manufacturer in the US since 1991. Medlin Ramps also happens to be in your background. There is a very good chance that if your Los Angeles business needs a docking bay, you don’t ... Read More »

Why a Crank System Is Better Than Hydraulic In A Yard Ramp

For those ready to invest in a mobile yard ramp, you may be comparing the various aspects of competing products. Price, specs, and durability will all be major factors in your purchasing decision. However, another factor should be incorporated into the top of your decision making list. In order to raise and lower, mobile ramps employ typically one of two ... Read More »

Questions to Ask When Buying Yard Ramps

Purchasing a yard ramp for your company is no simple feat. While investing in one is cheaper than building a concrete dock, it is still a relatively expensive investment. Your goal should be to find a quality yard ramp that fits your businesses needs and your budgetary needs. What are the rest of the specifications? One of the most important ... Read More »

Questions to Ask When Buying Man Baskets

If your company is in the market for a man basket, you understand that it is a pretty unique process. It’s not as simple as purchasing more printing paper from your office supplier or buying a gift card on Amazon. Buying a man basket for your business does and should take research. You want to make sure you find the ... Read More »

The Medlin Ramps Story

Medlin Ramps is a premier source of material handling solutions such as mobile yard ramps, yard ramps, trailer spotters, man baskets, and much more. But there is so much more behind the serrated steel than meets the eye. The Medlin Ramps story begins in 1991.   Don Medlin founded Medlin Ramps in 1991 with a personal belief that the customer ... Read More »

The Color of Safety: Red Yard Ramps v. Yellow

Every company has a reason for using a specific color for its products. This is especially true when it comes to industrial equipment. For example, a certain farm company makes all of its farming products green to match their brand standards. Additionally a major construction company makes all of its backhoes and bulldozers yellow.   Whether you are familiar with ... Read More »

Basic Components of Stationary Yard Ramps

Stationary yard ramps are very simple pieces of equipment. However, they provide a very crucial job which is why it is important to understand the differing components of one. Stationary yard ramps do not have too many components, as opposed to their mobile counterparts. However, even understanding these few components could be the key to having a safe work environment ... Read More »

Basic Components of Mobile Yard Ramps

A mobile yard ramp is a relatively simple piece of equipment. However, it has a lot of different components that you may be unaware of. Understanding each component and its function will help to you to better understand the equipment you are using. Having a better understanding of the equipment you are using creates a safer work environment.   Ramp ... Read More »

Yard Ramp Basics: What Is Usable Width?

Today we’re going to focus on the basics. More specifically, we’re going to focus on the basics of yard ramps and mobile yard ramps. Yard ramps are a common, convenient, and suitable alternative for permanent docking bays. They offer companies that don’t have the need for a permanent bay to still ship and receive large quantities of goods.   At ... Read More »

Why Options Matter In Your Yard Ramp

  Generally in life, options are a good thing. For example, having the option to sit in the aisle on an airplane or being able to choose what toppings you want on your pizza. Options are good. When it comes to industrial equipment, options are still a good thing.   Purchasing industrial equipment is a huge financial decision for your ... Read More »