We offer a wide range of solutions for the storage of plans and drawings. The planchests and drawing cabinets are functional, eye catching and cost effective. Images can be enlarged by clicking on them and we also have brochures available on request.

superdrawer 50 horizontal steel planchest

SuperDrawer Steel Horizontal Plan Chest

This all steel constructed cabinet is available in A0, A1 and A2 sizes. The unit is fully lockable and fitted with an anti-tilt mechanism.

The Cabinet is available in 4, 5, 6 & 8 drawer units and can be stacked to your requirements. Optional plinths and legs may be

fitted. A wide range of colours are available.

Features and Benefits;

  • High Quality steel bearing runners
  • drawer loading up to 75 Kg
  • Fully locking
  • Anti-tilt function
  • Full width drawer handles
  • Rear curl on each drawer
  • Index card holder for easy referencing
  • Drawer depth 50 mm
  • Choice of RAL Colours
  • Easy to use
  • Download Brochure with prices

Drawerline steel plan chest

drawerline plan storage

A value engineered all steel plan chest with steel roller drawer action. Fitted with 50 mm deep drawers. The cabinet has one handle per

drawer as standard. Sizes A3

Features and Benefits;

  • All Steel Construction
  • Generous A3 Storage
  • Chrome or Plastic Handles
  • Compact Storage
  • Ideal under desk storage
  • Modern looking Cabinet

BUREAU 700 Horizontal Plan Chests

 Bureau 700 Horizontal plan storage

This new attractive desk height storage cabinet has been designed to be strong and long lasting but lightweight in construction.

The cabinet comes in a number of configurations to suit all requirements. The BR700 has two sizes in the range to accommodate normal office requirements in A2/A3 and A1 for more specific storage, making this one of Metalico's most versatile range to date.

Features

Value engineered construction
5 drawer heights from 90 mm - 290 mm
Full extension drawers
700 mm high unit


Benefits

Easy to use
Can be wheeled about castors
Light weight

Detailed brochure with prices.

 

Economy Plan Chest

economy-planchest

An attractive planchest at an economical price. Available in A1 and A0 sizes, with a choice of either 6 or 8 drawers. Internal drawer depth is 35mm. Finished in grey, light oak or beech.

Model Height Width Depth
A1 6 drawer 800mm 1025mm 700mm
A1 8 drawer 800mm 1025mm 700mm
A0 6 drawer 800mm 1385mm 970mm
A0 8 drawer 800mm 1385mm 970mm

Standard Drawing and Plan Cabinet

vertical-plan-cabinet white open

This high quality metal cabinet holds up to 1000 drawings depending on paper weight and thickness. The lockable lid features twin gas struts for safety and ease of use. Available in A1 or A0 size, this cabinet is finished in two tone grey or white with other colours available on request. For added stability cabinets must be screwed back to back or fixed to a wall.
A0 Cabinets cans be supplied with either 2 prong or 4 prong configurations and suitable self adhesive planstrips can be supplied in packs of 100 for applying to the drawings to be stored (see planstrip section).
Model Capacity (sheets) Height Width Depth
A1 4 prong 1000 1105mm 740mm 430mm
A0 4 prong 1000 1380mm 920mm 430mm
A0 2 prong 800 1380mm 920mm 430mm

Plan cabinets or drawing cabinets are essential if you wish to store large plans or drawings - or any large format documents - in a safe and secure manner.

Anti-Tilt Drawing and Plan Cabinet

anti-tilt-plan-cabinet

All the same features as the Standard Cabinet, but with the additional benefit of anti tilt feet which automatically extend and retract when the door is opened and closed, allowing the cabinet to be free standing.

Finished in two tone grey or white with other colours available on request.

A0 Cabinets cans be supplied with either 2 prong or 4 prong configurations and suitable self adhesive planstrips (See below)can be supplied in packs of 100 for applying to the drawings to be stored.

Model Capacity (sheets) Height Width Depth
A0 4 prong 1000 1380mm 920mm 430mm
A0 2 prong 800 1380mm 920mm 430mm

Industrial Planfile

industrial-planfile

The most economical way to store drawings. Stores up to 800 sheets depending on paper weight and thickness. Finished in grey although other colours are available on request, it is available in A0 size with 4 prongs.  For added stability the unit should be fixed to the floor or wall.

Self adhesive planstrips can be supplied in packs of 100 for applying to the drawings to be stored (see planstrip section).

Model Capacity (sheets) Height Width Depth
A0 4 prong 800 1460mm 960mm 460mm

Traditional Planchest

traditional-plan-chest-oak

This quality planchest is designed to hold large quantities of drawings.

Available in A1 and A0 sizes.

Option of 6 drawers or 9 drawers with a generous internal drawer depth.

Finished in Grey or Light Oak (picture shown is Oak 6 drawer version) 

Configuration:

Model Height Width Depth
A1 6 drawer 710mm 1000mm 725mm
A0 6 drawer 710mm 1300mm 965mm
A1 9 drawer 1030mm 1000mm 725mm
A0 9 drawer 1030mm 1300mm 965mm

Planchests (sometimes refered to as plan chests or plan-chests) are useful ways to store large plans and drawings, or any large format documents, up to A0.

Metal Planchest including plinth

5-drawer-metal-planchest

A high performance lockable five drawer or ten drawer metal planchest with steel roller bearing drawer runners. 

Available in A1 or A0 sizes, with the internal drawer dimensions of:

A1 version          1030mm wide x 730mm deep x 55mm high

A0 version          1300mm wide x 920mm deep x 55mm high  

The planchest is painted white as standard, with other colours available to order.

Model Height Width Depth
A1 5 drawer 550mm 1130mm 795mm
A0 5 drawer 550mm 1400mm 965mm
A1 10 drawer 970mm 1130mm 795mm
A0 10 drawer 970mm 1400mm 965mm

Height includes a 150mm plinth.

Recent images of tha A1 10 Drawer with 95% opening.

A1 10 DRAWER HORIZONTAL PLAN CHEST

A1 10 DRAWER HORIZONTAL PLAN CHEST DOOR OPEN

 

Planstrips and Multiprong Wallets

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A simple to use, self adhesive system designed for use with the multiprong systems or 2/4 prong cabinets. Available in polyspan.

Multiprong Systems Multihole Polyester is used in conjunction with multiprong systems and is supplied in 30mm x 100m rolls.  The roll is compatible with both A0 and A1 paper sizes.

Cabinets

The following types of planstrip are available to be used in conjunction with cabinets and come in packs of 100 strips.

Model  
A1 4 Hole Polyspan (used with cabinets)
A1 2 Hole Polyspan (used with cabinets)  
A0 4 Hole Polyspan (used with cabinets)
A0 2 Hole Polyspan (used with cabinets)  
Multiprong Wallets  (used with multiprong system)  
Multiprong Planstrip (used with multiprong system)

 We also have tapes and wallets for a wide range of drawing cabinets. Please contact Merlin Industrial for further information.

 

Company Information

Vat GB591551821

Company Number 02906480

NATO Code Number (NCAGE KD520)

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Except for UK National Holidays.

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