# Question: How Many Feet Is A Pallet?

## What is a standard size of a pallet?

48″ x 40″They suggest standard pallet dimensions to be 48″ x 40″.

Pallets of that size are commonly referred to as GMA pallets.

More than 30% of pallets produced in the U.S.

each year are GMA pallets.

The next most common pallet dimensions are 42” x 42” and 48” x 48” respectively..

## How do you calculate pallet space?

Bulk Storage Calculations Where you can stack stock in aisles of product lines or customer orders. Below is a sample picture of bulk stacking a range of products. Subtract aisle space from the total, 3750-750 = 3000m2 in usable storage space. Divide 3600 by 1.44 = 2,083 pallets spaces on the floor.

## What is the biggest pallet size?

48 x 40The standard size pallet in the United States is a 48 inch by 40 inch pallet commonly referred to as a 48 x 40 pallet. The 48 x 40 wooden pallet is the industry standard. The GMA (Grocery Manufacturer’s Association) standard pallet is also a 48 x40.

## How many pallets can you fit in a 20ft container?

A 20’ft container can hold eleven “Europallets” in one tier or nine to ten standard pallets in one tier while a 40′ container can hold 23-24 “Europallets” in one tier or 20-21 standard pallets in one tier.

## What is pallet configuration?

Your pallet configuration data is composed of: the type and the size of the pallet you are using, the stacking pattern as well as the rotation of layers you will opt for, the type of packaging of your product (boxes or bags) and finally the number of items per row and per pallet.

## How many sqft is a pallet?

16 square feetA pallet might be 48 inches square, or 16 square feet.

## How much square feet does a pallet of sod cover?

Keep in-mind: A pallet of turf grass covers approximately 450 square feet of lawn.

## How high can you stack a pallet?

Pallets may be stacked to a maximum of four high or 84 inches. Individual pallets must be strapped or stretchwrapped (or both); the entire pallet stack must be securely banded (not stretchwrapped). The heaviest pallet must be on the bottom of the stack; the lightest pallet must be on the top.

## How many pallets do I need for a full size bed?

Four pallets are needed for the simple bed frame.

## What’s the difference between a skid and a pallet?

The skid is the original pallet. The terms skid and pallet are often used interchangeably though they are not the same. A skid unlike a pallet has no bottom deck. The absence of the bottom deck makes the skid a cheaper version of the pallet and also makes it easier to drag (due to less friction).

## How tall is a skid?

Standard GMA sized pallet dimensions are 48″ x 40″, and can hold up to 4,600 lbs. This size pallets are often called GMA pallets. The GMA pallet’s typically weighs 37 lbs., and its height is 6 ½” tall. The deck boards measure 3 ½” wide 5/16” thick each.