Troax is one of the leading providers of Wire Cages, Security Cages, Machine Guarding, and Storage Property Protection. Configura & CAD drawings available. Stocked in the United States.
Machine Guarding Solutions:
Machine Guarding Solutions:
Automation and Robotics
Most industrial applications require their areas to be safe and secure which means only authorized members can access their machines. The Troax mesh panels are in accordance with the Machinery Directive and provide the highest personal and machine safety. Troax is a very popular brand around the world in machine guarding and security amongst the production industry. Troax system has been tested to be compatible with new and old modules.
Flexible Machine Guarding
The machine guarding is adaptable to many areas and the Rapid Fix and Smart Fix is evidence of this. The machine guarding system can easily fit unique areas. The system is easy to take apart and put back together which is sometimes needed if the machine needs prompt maintenance. The Smart Fix System has threated brackets which can easily be combined with a Rapid Fix System.
The Rapid Fix and Smart Fix was inspired by the mesh panels. A door can be added to an existing mesh panel by installing hinges and a lock. When a machine needs to be relocated, the guarding system can easily transport with it.
The mesh panels have been tested in their lab to withstand up to 1,475 Foot-pound force, which is a very high amount of power, it can endure major accidents (This is comparable to other competitors’ panels). If there is an accident, these panels ensure that they are strong enough to protect staff and machines. The key is in the mesh panel that can withhold heavy impact.
Comply with the Machinery Directive
Troax machine guarding systems complies with the European Machinery Directive, 2006/42/EC. This requirement guarantees the extension of the machine guarding system by upgrading it new mesh panels, doors and locks. If you want to secure your machinery permanently – trust Troax.
Troax offers adaptive protective panels for factories. The posts have different component options to fit any kind of metal mesh, sheeting or polycarbonate panels. You can create the perfect arrangement for any cage to fit in many kinds of areas. Per the Machinery Directive, the system is required to disassemble without damaging it.
These panels are 7' 2.6" and 4' 7.1" with a 5.9" floor gap for easy cleaning access. The panels are available in 7 different widths, from 7.9" up to 4' 11.1". Both can be customized to any dimension. Troax keeps it in stock for immediate delivery for your convenience.
For difficult to fit areas and unprotected environments, the Strong Fix panels are recommended. The Strong Fix panels have sturdy components and heavy duty posts of 3.1" x 3.1", these panels can withstand strong impacts. The ST30 mesh panels have been proven to endure impacts up to 1,475 foot-pound force. These cages can be used to protect machines and robots. These panels meet the requirements of the Machinery Directive, 2006/42/EC code.
When completing machine maintenance, Rapid Fix advanced method uses easy to remove supports letting these panels detach very easily. This fix will grant convenient entrance to the device cage for faster maintenance. The structure mesh panels have been proven to endure impacts up to 737.6 foot-pound force. These panels are compatible with the Smart Fix product system. It can be used for device cells. These panels meet the requirements of the Machinery Directive, 2006/42/EC code.
The Smart Fix is made of threated brackets and mesh panels which can withstand impacts up to 1,180 foot-pound force. This fix is mainly used for uneven floors because in can be easily adjusted. It is also easy to assemble. The Troax machine guarding Smart Fix system is compatible with other Troax systems. Customers commonly use this product for automated production. These panels meet the requirements of the Machinery Directive, 2006/42/EC code.
The Combi Fix system has lower and threaded brackets. The system uses a combination of Troax’s Rapid Fix and Smart Fix creating a strong but also a flexible system that is easy to take apart for machine maintenance. These adaptable panels adjust to different heights and slopped floors. These panels meet the requirements of the Machinery Directive, 2006/42/EC code.
The High Line steel machine guard is designed for areas with high security and hygienic standards. These open and fully-welded horizontal panels’ surfaces are made for easy cleaning, even when placed directly on the floor. Stainless Steel commonly used for pharmaceutical and food applications. Unframed mesh is also available. These panels meet the requirements of the Machinery Directive, 2006/42/EC code.
Troax panels and posts are made of high quality steel, a robot produces it which ensures a dependable high quality. Panels, posts and their bracket system has been tested to withstand impacts from 228 foot-pound force up to 1,475 foot-pound force.
The machine guarding frames com in two widths, ST20: 0.75" x 0.75" and ST30: 1.1" x 0.78". They have the classic wire mesh look and size of 0.78" x 3.9".
If an overview of the production line is desired the Transparent ST PC polycarbonate panel is recommended. It will defend against debris and waste from harming employees and machines.
Sheet Metal Panels
Customer who are welding in their warehouse or prefer solid panels should get the URSP sheet metal panels.
2.4" x 1.6" is the standard size post and it comes in three heights: 4' 7.1", 7' 2.6" and 9' 10". The base is welded to reinforce its construction. 3.1" x 3.1" post is the larger size and should be used in areas where there is a greater risk of collision or impact with objects and machines.
Desired dimensions are possible because of the customization the panels and post allow. Panels can be order in the desired size. Although, the custom kits make it possible to modify it to perfectly fit the space. Post can also be made to order. Troax keeps the standard size panels and posts in stock for quick delivery. (The standard color is gray)
Gray or Black powder coated paint is the standard color on the panels. A few colors Troax offers for the posts are black, yellow, or gray powder paint. Although, different colors are available but may take 1-2 weeks to produce. Mesh panels and posts suitable for humid and wet environments are stocked.
Doors and Locks for Existing Security Requirements
The Troax doors are available in hinged, sliding, telescopic and linear doors. The standard widths start from 2' 3.5" up to 13' 1.5" and heights up to 13' 5.4". The doors are considered to be part of the Troax modular system. The system is made up of custom strength and several materials which are metal mesh, sheet metal or polycarbonate.
The doors are delivered in two options: assembled with panels, posts, and locks assembled at the factory or as unassembled panels, posts, and brackets which are very easy to assemble. Troax keeps the door solutions parts in stock. Each door and lock combinations include assembly instructions.
Mesh, polycarbonate or sheet metal panels make up the hinged doors. The panel’s widths start from 2' 3.5" up to 4' 11.1" in for single hinged doors and 4' 7.1" to 9' 10.1" for double hinged doors. Heights range from 4' 1.2" to 13' 5.4".
The aluminum track keeps the panels in place. The sliding doors come in single our double tracks. Mesh, polycarbonate or sheet metal panels make up the sliding doors. The panel’s widths start from 2' 3.6" up to 4' 11.1" for single hinged doors and 4' 7.1" to 9' 10.1" for double hinged doors. Heights range from 4' 1.2" to 13' 5.4".
Telescopic Sliding Doors
Telescopic sliding doors are attached to a telescopic track at the top and bottom. It is constructed of mesh or polycarbonate panels. The opening is up to 9' 10.1". The telescopic track gives a stable sliding door with access to both above and sides of the panel.
Linear Sliding Doors
The door leaf is on roller bearings at the bottom and top. This creates a passage access above and to the side of the panel. Mesh panels make up this linear sliding door. The widths are up to 13' 1".
Automatic Sliding Doors
One of the options available is a sliding door that is automatic. It has motor from Beason/ASSA ABLOY. It has its own posts and panels. The automatic sliding door widths are up to 19' 8". It is available in single or double doors. The motor that moves the door meets the requirements of the Machinery Directive. There is an option to have the door ordered with a Performance Level E safety switch.
Automatic Quick Roll Doors
RapidProtect 300 makes the quick roll doors from Albany/ASSA ABLOY. It is a type tested machine guarding door that is very durable. The door leaf offers extra protection and it meets the guidelines for machine security. The key feature of this door is that is quickly opens and closes. The performance Level E safety switch is included.
There are several locks available and it depend on what type of security is desired. A few examples are: euro cylinder locks and simple magnet locks. All of the locks can be upgraded with one or more electronic switches. The following switches are kept in stock: Schmersal, Jakob.ABB, Euchner, GuardMaster Rockwell, and Telemecanique. Although, the following switches can be provided: Sick, Fortess, Pizzato, Pilz, and other manufactures.
Troax machine guarding system was designed to offer safety for people and equipment to make our customers feel safe in their space. Troax has tested their system to make certain their products are high quality and safety. All of the posts and panels have brand the “Quality Assured” label.
Troax designed their machine guarding system to be in accordance with the following requirements: the American ANSI/RIA standards, the Canadian CSA Standards, and the European Machinery Directive 2006/24/EC. More information about the requirements for protection machinery and devices can be found in the downloadable documents below. It should protect against materials ejected from machines.
Troax is always working to improve their products and system solutions. The panels, posts and brackets are tested and meet the impacts required in for the standard ISO 14120. The tests are accomplished by dropping weights on to the system. The weight resistance is equivalent to forces of 227.9 foot-pound force and up to 1,475.1 foot-pound force. For instance, an impact of 1,180.1 foot-pound force is equal to 220.5 lbs striking the system at 12.4 mph.
The documents below are the result of quality and safety tests that were conducted on the panels, posts and brackets. It will show what impacts/forces it has be subjected to and what energy it is able to withstand.
ISO Standards and Norms
You can read more out the ISO standards and norms in the downloadable documents below.
Downloadable assembly instruction and guidelines are available below.
Material Handing and Logistics:
The Troax Anti-collapse system was designed to be a durable option for situations with the possibly of product being knocked off, falling over, and/or accidents are a main concern. It can withstand impacts of up to 1,475.1 foot-pound force which is an equivalent to a pendulum weighting 220.5 lbs that is moving at 14.3 mph. It is made of fully welded steel frames. Troax has three panel options available to accommodate different levels of protection. The Anti-collapse panels fit the most pallet rack by using the Troax sturdy, easy to mount, brackets.
The Troax Anti-collapse system uses mesh panels as the foundation of their design. There are three options available that will accommodate various types of products being stored. Various pallet rack systems are compatible and can be combined this the Troax Anti-collapse system. The panels come in various sizes from 3' 7" to 7' 2" high and 2' 3.6" to 4' 11.1" in wide. The standard color of the see through mesh panels are gray, but other colors are available.
By using the Troax Anti-collapse accessories you can customize the system to fit your warehousing space. Most pallet rack is compatible with the Anti-collapse mesh by using the bracket accessories and mounting it to it. It uses fixings and fasteners to complete the system. If the standard measurements of the panels won’t work, a series of accessories can be used to modify the system to fit perfectly.
The Troax shelving is an adaptable storage solution which can be used with the “back stop” and/or dividers. The mesh decking can be customized to fit various sizes or overhang, which is convenient as to not to cover the pallet labels. It can be custom made to fit most needs and is very affordable. There two options of safety ranks, Performance Class A & Performance Class B. NationWide Shelving are experts on Troax shelving and can help you choose the right product for you needs.
Performance Class A
Performance Class A were designed for storing product either separately or on pallets. Class A is the highest level of \safety available from Troax. The maximum strength ratio is 1:200 and a minimum safety factor of 2.0. Both Z-profile and drop-over version are available. The mesh decking meets the requirements of the American Standard ANSI MH26.1-2007.
Performance Class B
There are two things to consider when deciding if Performance Class B is recommended. It should be used if the Pallets are being stored on horizontal beams or if permanent defections is acceptable. Performance Class B is recommended for light to moderate weight capacity. Although, Performance Class B was designed for the “anti-collapse” applications if fall protection is a main concern and they do not comply with the standard listed above. It is only available as a drop-over and the system’s safety factor of 1.3 minimum.
Material Handling & Logistics:
Warehouse Partitions and Industrial Partitions
Warehouses industries and logistics companies can benefit from the Troax mesh partitions because it is very affordable but provides an excellent level of protection against theft and break-ins. It can protect employees from harm in case a machine malfunctions and it can protect valuables. The Troax Caelum was designed for material handling, it is a modular system made up of mesh panels and doors. Many warehouse and industrial customers choose the solid sheet metal partition option and various levels of strength are available.
The strong steel framework is very strong but easy to install. It is customizable to fit most areas and is made of fully welded mesh parts. The system’s smart accessories are made specifically to be adaptable to meet many needs and applications.
The Troax Caelum is made of mesh partitions from modular panels of several sizes. It can be made to fit many height, it starts from 2' 7.5" and can go as high as your ceiling. It fits in any type of space and premises, it can be a free standing or it can be anchored to the walls.
The Troax Caelum is very flexible; you can move it, take it apart, and expand it. If you want to expand it, no problem! It is compatible with all the Troax panels, which means your will never have to replace your exciting panels if you decide to upgrade.
The standard color is powder coated gray, but other colors are available, for example, Black or yellow. If color is important, contact Nationwide Shelving, we would be happy to paint it. It is customizable to fit most areas and is made of fully welded mesh parts.
Doors and Gates
The Troax system includes separate doors & partitions for individuals, and gates for vehicles of various sizes; which is very convenient for industrial and warehouse applications. The sizes start at 7' 2.6" high and can go up to 14' 5.2" high. The factory-mounted hinges and lock cases are supplied with the doors and gates which make for quick and simple installation. The few options available are sliding doors or swing doors on hinges.
The doors and gates are designed from the UX 450 mesh panel. The doors and gates steel frames can be solid or welded mesh. Black, yellow (RAL) is available but the standard color is powder coated gray. If color is significant, please contact Nationwide Shelving to have it painted.
The Troax mesh partitions can adapt to your area and what is desired. To create the most effective solution the smart accessories can combine mesh partitions and doors in almost any combination & size. Most industrial and warehouse customers prefer to use the smart accessories to fits the partition system to their space. There are a range of stanchion and mounting accessories that allow a stable and secure install. If the partitions need to be moved quickly or if the width, height, or corner angles need to be adjusted, it is safer and easier to use the smart sections.
There are a few different options of locks for doors and gates. There are manual and automatic locks. A few questions to ask yourself to help choose the right lock are “Who is authorizes to access the area?” and “Is the door going to be used for evacuation scenarios?” NationWide Shelving is an expert on this product and can help you decide the right lock at no extra charge.
The Troax Classic is for applications that do not have high security risks or have protection from the exterior. The Classic wire mesh partitions allows light, air and view from outside the cage. In case of a fire, it can be defused directly though the panels. The threshold-less door is similar to the leaf of the Troax Medium.
The UR 350 Panel is for areas with low risk of theft. The partitions offer a light and airy atmosphere. Many customers often like to use the UR 350 partitions to separate areas and machines. The frames are made of welded tubing that is 0.75" x 0.75" and the wire mesh is 0.1". (The same as 3.9" x 2.0" or 2.0" x 2.0")
The UR350 Door frame is stable and secure thanks to the 1.2" x 0.8" steel tubing and two expertly designed cross tubes. The secure threshold-less doors are especially made to allow access for handicapped individuals. The mesh partitions are 2.0" x 2.0" and are very strong; it is next to impossible to break into by hand. The doors are delivered assembled and are ready to be installed. The standard color is gray but other colors are available.
Protection from View
When digression is required, it is recommended to get the Type P which is made for corrugated steel sheets. It will protect individuals from viewing inside the cage. It is compatible with UR 350 UX 450 and partitions walls & roofs.
The great feature about Troax products is the accessories and the endless customization available to fit any space: narrow or wide, low or high ceiling, and slopped floors.
Storage Property Protection:
Troax Medium is a great storage system for apartment building, cellars and attics, where a moderate level of protection is desired. Troax Medium protect against theft and break-ins thanks to its approved locks and reinforced front panels. The wire mesh allows tenants to feel safe because they can see though the panels or see if anyone in the area. The Troax Medium panels allows air, light and view from outside the cage. In case of a fire, it can be defused directly though the wire mesh.
If a moderate level of protections is desired the Troax Medium UX 450 mesh panel is recommended. The Troax UX 450 can protect against break-ins because it has stable mesh partitions. The mesh is press welded 3" x 3.75" wire and the tubing is 1.2" x 0.8". The mesh partitions are 2.0" x 2.0" and are really strong; it is next to impossible to break into by hand. The effortless assembly of the UX 450 is customizable and can be made to fit any type of area. The Troax Medium can fit any ceiling height, it also fits both narrow and wide areas. The Troax Medium is compatible with Troax UX550 and Troax UR350.
The UX 450 mesh panels are compatible with the Troax Medium system with a UX 450 door included. The doors should be used in areas with a strong exterior protection. The door can defend against theft and break-ins because of the padlock door and the padlock made specifically for it. The frame is made of steel tubing that is 1.2" x 0.8" and has two cross tubing to make it stronger and secure. The doors are delivered assembled and are ready to be installed. It has no threshold which makes it easily accessible for handicapped and individuals in wheelchairs.
Protection From View
The UR SP is a panel that is solid and it has a high level of protection against break-ins. Since the sheet metal panels are solid, it is impossible to see inside. Most customers use it as a front wall in areas with a moderate level of protection outside. A solid door is available if wire mesh is not desired. The door has a latch built in for the padlock. The UR SP is compatible with a wide selection of mesh partitions.
There are a number of Troax accessories available to adapt to areas that have sloping floors or ceilings. The Step-Free adjustments were made specifically for unique floors or uneven floors. The installation is simple, it has self-tapping screws and a number of different mountings that are easy to assemble. The Snapper mounting is used to fasten panels together. One can fill gaps in the walls and ceiling by using the special sections to customize the panels to fit. A variety of shelving systems and accessories make it possible for flexible placement.
If you desire the most secure system the Troax Safe storage partitions are recommended. The UX 550 mesh panel meets the requirements of the Swedish Theft Prevention Association’s break in protection standard for storage fittings. The Troax Safe systems is made for defenseless areas with a high level of theft and break-ins. Applications such as: storage spaces, apartment buildings, industrial, pam, buggy and cycle storage. The Troax Safe panels allows light, air and view from outside the cage. In case of a fire, it can be defused directly though the wire mesh.
The UX 550 was designed with the emphasis of security and the most advanced & secure mesh panels. There is a special section on the partitions to minimize the risk of break-ins. The Troax Safe has been tested and is in accordance with EN1627-30. A few applications where UX 550 is typically used are storage spaces, apartment buildings, cellars, attics, or spaces where an extra high level of security is desired. The Troax Safe system is customizable and can be used in just about anywhere. The UX 450 and UR 650 Series is compatible with the Troax Safe system.
The Troax Safe system UX550 door was specifically made to be used with the UX 550 mesh panels. The UX550 door has been approved by the Swedish Theft Prevention Association (SSF) and the door should be used in areas where an extra high level of security is desired. The frame is made of steel tubing that is 1.2x0.8 in and has two cross tubing to make it stronger and secure. The Padlock includes a cover that was especially designed to provide extra protection. The Door is 2.0" x 2.0" which is the same as the partition panes. The doors are delivered assembled and are ready to be installed. It has no threshold which makes it easily accessible for handicapped and individuals in wheelchairs.
The Troax Safe system has secure storage accessories with applications to allow narrow or wide areas, low or high ceilings, and slanted floors. The UX550 accessories has been approved by the Swedish Theft Prevention Association (SSF) and the it should be used in spaces that are vulnerable to theft and break-ins. One can fill gaps in the walls and ceiling by using the special sections to customize the panels to fit. A variety of shelving systems and accessories make it possible for flexible placement.
***measurements are not exact, each were rounded to the nearest 1/10 of an inch.
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