Rolling lumber Bins by Sven and Klaas Armster
Rolling lumber bin system
The bin system is constructed from salvaged conveyor rollers (U.S. government site) and reclaimed lumber (local mid-century warehouse).
This Clark 5000 lb forklift was acquired from Aaron's Supreme Container in CT, a supplier of used shipping containers. Clark invented a forklift - called the Tructractor - in 1917 as a means of moving materials around their machinery warehouse in Michigan.
Bin system detail
The conveyors are bolted through, and paired for support with the adjacent bin. One of a few connection options explored.
Checking the work of his experienced staff. Sven, who studied architecture and design at RISD, manages a design/build firm with his wife Vered in Sleepy Hollow, NY. www.amstudiobuild.com
The slight slope to the warehouse floor required adjustments.