High Visibility Column Protectors

Protection For Warehouse And Factory Columns And Beams

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What's special about beam protectors?

  • Made of high density polyethylene to withstand the occasional bump and repel scratches and dents
  • Three high-visibility colors stand out for safety
  • Weather resistance and UV protections means you can use them outside as well as indoors
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Designed to provide extra protection from hand trucks or forklifts, these high density polyethylene beam protectors will keep your building as well as your employees safe from harm. These easy-to-install protectors prevent vehicle damage to your building, to cut down on costly repairs and maintenance fees.

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Yellow Color
EM-1704 Narrow Column Protector for 4" - 6" column 13" x 13" x 13" 16 lbs
EM-1706 Column Protector for 6" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1708 Column Protector for 8" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1710 Column Protector for 10" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1712 Column Protector for 12" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
Green Color
EM-1706LM Column Protector for 6" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1708LM Column Protector for 8" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1710LM Column Protector for 10" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1712LM Column Protector for 12" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
Orange Color
EM-1706OR Column Protector for 6" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1708OR Column Protector for 8" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1710OR Column Protector for 10" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
EM-1712OR Column Protector for 12" column 24" x 24" x 42" 40 lbs
Replacement Parts
EM-1701 Straps for models; 1706, 1708, 1710 & 1712 n/a 1 lb
EM-1701REFL Straps for all Lime Green & Orange models n/a 1 lb

  • Fits all columns: H-Beam, I-Beam, square and round
  • Weatherproof with UV protection to withstand most any climate or temperature
  • Can be stacked for added protection
  • Corrugated ribs provide extra protection from hand trucks, forklifts and employees


Part # Outside Dimensions Inside Dimensions Weight Price
EM-1704 13" x 13" x 13" fits 4" - 6" column 16 lbs
EM-1706 24" x 24" x 42" 6" x 6" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1708 24" x 24" x 42" 8" x 8" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1710 24" x 24" x 42" 10" x 10" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1712 24" x 24" x 42" 12" x 12" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1706LM 24" x 24" x 42" 6" x 6" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1708LM 24" x 24" x 42" 8" x 8" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1710LM 24" x 24" x 42" 10" x 10" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1712LM 24" x 24" x 42" 12" x 12" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1706OR 24" x 24" x 42" 6" x 6" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1708OR 24" x 24" x 42" 8" x 8" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1710OR 24" x 24" x 42" 10" x 10" x 42 40 lbs
EM-1712OR 24" x 24" x 42" 12" x 12" x 42 40 lbs


Chemical Resistance Guide for HDPE

Reagent 70° F
(21° C)
140° F
(60° C)
Reagent 70° F
(21° C)
140° F
(60° C)
Acetaldehyde S O Castor oil conc. S S
Acetic acid 1-10% S S Catsup S S
Acetic acid 10-50% S O Caustic soda S O
Acetic acid 50-100% S O Cedar leaf oil U U
Acetic anhydride S S Cedar wood oil U U
Acetone S S Chlorine liquid O U
Acids, aromatic S S Chlorobenzene O U
Acrylic emulsions S S Chloroform U U
Adipic acid S S Chlorosulfonic acid 100% U U
Aluminum chloride dilute S S Chrome alum sat'd. S S
Aluminum chloride conc. S S Chromic acid 10-20% S O
Aluminum fluoride conc. S S Chromic acid 50% S O
Aluminum sulfate conc. S S Cider S S
Alume (all ltypes) conc. S S Cinnamon S S
Amino acetic acid S S Cinnamon oil U U
Ammonia 100% dry gas S S Citric acid sat'd. S S
Ammonium acetate S S Citronella oil O U
Ammonium bromide S S Cloves (ground) S S
Ammonium carbonate S S Coconut oil alcohols S S
Ammonium chloride sat'd. S S Cod liver oil S S
Ammonium fluoride 20% S S Coffee S S
Ammonium hydroxide S S Copper chloride sat'd. S S
Ammonium metaphosphates sat'd. S S Copper cyanide sat'd. S S
Ammonium nitrate sat's. S S Copper fluoride 2% S S
Ammonium persulfate sat'd S S Copper nitrate sat'd. S S
Ammonium phosphate S S Copper sulfate dilute S S
Ammonium sulfate sat'd. S S Corn oil S S
Ammonium sulfide sat'd. S S Cottonseed oil S S
Ammonium thiocyanate sat'd. S S Cranberry sauce S S
Amyl acetate 100% O U Creola S O
Amyl alcohol 100% S S Cuprous chloride sat'd S S
Amyl chloride 100% O U Cuprous oxide S S
Aniline 100% S U Cyclohexane U U
Anise seed oil O U Cyclohexanone U U
Antimony chloride S S Decalin S U
Aqua regla O U Detergents synthetic S S
Aromatic hydrocarbons U U Developers photographic S S
Arsenic S S Dextrin saturated S S
Aspirin S S Dextrose saturated S S
Barium carbonate sat'd. S S Dibutyl ether O U
Barium chloride saturated S S Dichlorobenzane (O&P) U U
Barium hydroxide S S Diethylene glycol S S
Barium sulfate saturated S S Disodium phosphate S S
Barium sulfide saturated S S Dioxane S S
Beer S S Emulsions photographic S S
Benzaldehyde S O Ether O O
Benzene O U Ethyl acetate 100% O O
Benzene sulfonic acid S S Ethyl alcohol 100% S S
Benzic acid - Crystals S S Ethyl alcohol 35% S S
Benzic acid - Saturated S S Ethylbenzene O U
Bismuth carbonate sat'd. S S Ethylene glycol S S
Black liquor S S Ferric chloride sat'd. S S
Bleach lye 10% S S Ferric nitrate sat'd. S S
Borax cold saturated S S Ferrous ammonium citrate S S
Boric acid dilute S S Ferrous chloride sat'd. S S
Brine S S Ferrous sulfate S S
Bromic acid 10% S S Fluoboric acid S S
Bromine liquid 100% O U Fluorine S U
Bromochloromethane U U Fluosilicic acid 32% S S
Butadlene U U Fluosiicic acid conc. S S
Butanediol 10% S S Formaldehyde 10-30% S S
Butanediol 60% S S Formaldehyde 30-40% S O
Butanediol 100% S S Formic acid 20% S S
Butter S S Formic acid 50% S S
Butyl acetate 100% O U Formic acid 100% S S
Butyl alcohol 100% S S Fructose saturated S S
Butylene glycol S S Fuel oil S U
Butylic acid 100% S S Furtural 100% O U
Caffeine citrate saturated S S Furturyl alcohol S O
Calcium bisulfide S S Galtic acid saturated S S
Calcium bromide S S Gasoline S U
Calcium carbonate sat'd. S S Glucose S S
Calcium chlorate saturated S S Glycerin S S
Calcium chloride saturated S S Glycol S S
Calcium hydroxide S S Glycolic acid 30% S S
Calcium hypochloride bleach sol'n S S Grape juice S S
Calcium nitrate 50% S S Grapefruit juice S S
Calcium sulfate S S Heptane O U
Camphor crystals S S Hexachlorobenzene S S
Camphor oil U U Hexane U U
Carbon dioxide 100% dry S S Hydrobromic acid 50% S S
Carbon dioxide 100% wet S S Hydrochloric acid 10% S S
Carbon dioxide cold sat'd. S S Hydrochloric acid 30% S S
Carbon disulphide O U Hydrochloric acid 35% S S
Carbon monixide S S Hydrocyanic acid S S
Carbon tetrachloride U U Hydrocyanic acid sat'd. S S
Carbonic acid S S Hydrofluoric acid 40% S S
Carnauba wax S S Hydrofluoric acid 60% S S
Carrot juice S S Hydrofluoric acid 75% S S
Hydrogen 100% S S    Silver S S
Hydrogen bromide 10% S S    Tin S S
Hydrogen chloride gas dry S S    Zinc S S
Hydrogen peroxide 30% S S Potassium bicarbonate sat'd. S S
Hydrogen peroxide 90% S O Potassium borate 1% S S
Hydroquinone S S Potassium bromate 10% S S
Hydrogen sulfide S S Potassium bromide sat'd. S S
Hypochlorous acid conc. S S Potassium carbonate S S
Inks S S Potassium chlorate sat'd. S S
Iodine crystals O O Potassium chloride sat'd. S S
Isobutyl alcohol S S Potassium cyanide sat'd. S S
Isopropyl alcohol S S Potassium dichromate 40% S S
Isopropyl ether O U Potassium ferri/ferro cyanide S S
Kerosene O O Potassium nitrate sat'd. S S
Lactic acid 10% S S Potassium perborate sat'd. S S
Lactic acid 90% S S Potassium perchlorate 10% S S
Lanolin S S Potassium permanganate 20% S S
Lard S S Potassium sulfate conc. S S
Lead acetate sat'd. S S Potassium sulfide conc. S S
Lead nitrate S S Potassium sulfite conc. S S
Lemon juice S S Potassium persulfate sat'd. S S
Lemon oil O U Propane gas S S
Lime juice S S Propergyl alcohol S S
Linseed oil S S Propyl alcohol S S
Magnesium sulfate sat'd. S S Propylene glycol S S
Margarine S S Pyridine S O
Magnesium carbonate sat'd. S S Rayon coagulating bath S S
Magnesium chloride saturated S S Resorcinol S S
Magnesium hydroxide sat'd. S S Sallcytic acid S S
Magnesium nitrate sat'd. S S Sea water S S
Mercuric chloride S S Shortening S S
Mercuric cyanide sat'd. S S Silicic acid S S
Mercurous nitrate sat'd. S S Silver nitrate sol'n. S S
Mercury S S Soap solution conc. S S
Methyl alcohol 100% S S Sodium acetate sat'd. S S
Methyl ethyl ketone 100% U U Sodium benzoate 35% S S
Methylsulfuric acid S S Sodium bicarbonate sat'd. S S
Methylene chloride 100% U U Sodium bisulfate sat'd. S S
Milk S S Sodium bisulfite sat'd. S S
Mineral oils S U Sodium borate S S
Molasses S S Sodium carbonate conc. S S
Mustard (prepared) S S Sodium chlorate sat'd. S S
Naphtha O U Sodium chloride sat'd. S S
Napthalene S U Sodium cyanide S S
Natural gas (wet) S S Sodium dichromate sat'd. S S
Nickel chloride sat'd. S S Sodium ferricyanide sat'd. S S
Nickel nitrate conc. S S Sodium ferricyanide S S
Nickel sulfate S S Sodium fluoride sat'd. S S
Nicotinic acid S S Sodium hydroxide conc. S S
Nitric acid 0-30% S S Sodium hypochlorite S S
Nitric acid 30-50% S O Sodium nitrate S S
Nitric acid 70% S O Sodium nitrite S S
Nitric acid 85-90% U U Sodium perborate S S
Nitrobenzene 100% U U Sodium phosphate S S
Nitroglycerine O U Sodium sulfide 25% to saturated S S
Octane S S Sodium sulfite sat'd S S
Oleura conc. U U Sodium thlosulphate S S
Olive oil S S Soybean oil S S
Orange juice S S Stannous chloride sat'd. S S
Ozalic acid dilute S S Stannic chloride sat'd. S S
Ozalic acid saturated S S Starch solution sat'd. S S
Ozone O O Stearic acid 100% S S
Palm oil S S Sulfuric acid 0-50% S S
Paraffin oil S O Sulfuric acid 70% S O
Peanut butter S S Sulfuric acid 80% S U
Perchloroethylene U U Sulfuric acid 96% O U
Pepper (fresh ground) S S Sulfuric acid 96% conc. O U
Peppermint oil O U Sulfuric acid fuming U U
Perchloric acid 50% S O Sulfurous acid S S
Petroleum ether U U Tartaric acid S S
Petroleum jelly S S Tannic acid 10% S S
Phenol S S Tea S S
Phosphoric acid 0-30% S S Tetrahydrofuran O O
Phosphoric acid 30-90% S S Toluene U U
Phosphoric acid over 90% S S Tomato juice S S
Photographic solutions S S Transformer oil S O
Phthalic anhydride S S Trisodium phosphate sat'd. S S
Pickling baths (listed below) - - Trichloroethylene U U
   Sulfuric acid S S Turpentine O U
   Hydrochloric acid S S Urea S S
   Sulfuric-nitric S U Urine S S
Pine oil O U Vanilla extract S S
Plating solutions (listed below) - - Vaseline S S
   Brass S S Vinegar com. S S
   Cadmium S S Wetting agents S S
   Chromium S S Whiskey S S
   Copper S S Wines S S
   Gold S S Xylene U U
   Indium S S Yeast S S
   Lead S S Zinc chloride sat'd. S S
   Nickel S S Zinc oxide S S
   Rhodium S S Zinc sulfate sat'd. S S

NOTE: The above information concerns general chemical resistance only. Since other factors such as permeation, ESCR, and container design are involved, full compativility testing is recommended.

S = Satisfactory
O = Some Attack
U = Unsatisfactory






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