July 2012  Vol 2:7

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New Art Racks on Display

Borroughs art racks are the only art storage rack systems that utilize air pistons to create a virtually vibration free soft stop. Racks provide smooth and quiet operation, making them ideal for museum or professional applications.
Retractable Art Racks
Retractable Art Racks with Mesh Grid
Carriages slide in and out, allowing the natural egress aisle in front of the shelving to be utilized as the access aisle. To save floor space and provide maximum accessibility, racks extend out 100% from the base.
New Art Racks: Track
Art Rack Tracking
The racks feature aluminum carriages, offering superior loading capacity and easy handling, while steel tubular welded upper frames ensure strength and longevity. Sealed roller bearings glide on a stainless steel track guaranteeing a maintenance free system.
Retractable Art Racks
Art Racks with end panels
All units include a leveling frame, allowing for easy leveling while securing the unit to the floor. The double-sided panel design employs braided wire mesh – for hanging configuration flexibility. Our inert and non off-gassing furniture quality powder coat finish ensures that valuable artwork is not subjected to damaging gasses.

Borroughs strives to incorporate valuable ideas and suggestions from the museum community into its museum storage designs. We believe the innovative features of our retractable art racks show our continued efforts to design outstanding products, resulting in satisfied customers.


Individual Carriage Size
83.125”h x 61.875”d x15.25” w

650 lb per carriage

Art panel
72”h x 56”w, 8 ga steel wire mesh with
2” x 2” squares, recessed to provide flush panel surface

Stainless steel “S” hooks provide secure hanging of art (26 lb load capacity).

End panels - create a tidy, streamed lined look with steel end panels.

2” x 2”  powder coat wire mesh allows flexibility in storage configurations.

Three stage carriage designed to decrease the unit footprint.

Optional end panels create a sleek finish.

Borroughs Corporation
3002 N. Burdick St.
Kalamazoo, MI. 49004
www.borroughs.com p: 800-748 -0227 | f: 269-342-4161