The perfect all-in-one folding stage system with steps, guard rails & skirts!
Purchase a National Public Seating 8'x16' Executive Stage Kit and take all the guess work out of ordering stages for your next school, church or public event. You will receive everything you need to set up an 8'x16' stage -including steps, guard rails and skirts - to create a professional looking stage set-up as shown.
Included are four 4'x8 rectangular stage units that are all 24" high. Guard rails are furnished for the back side of each set. Box-pleat skirting for front and sides of stage are included in your choice of Black, Burgundy, Green or Navy.
This stage system offers a secure Standard Uniform Load Rating of over 200 lbs per square foot. High-impact plastic glides will ensure floors are protected from damage. Firmly welded ganging devices let you combine equal-height stages to create a large single stage platform or assemble different sizes to create choral or band riser configurations. This set includes two stage steps, 14-gauge guardrails for the back and sides for extra safety, and skirting for an elegant look.
Please Note: Guardrails are recommended while using any stages or risers to ensure safety.
Constructed with a ¾" thick solid plywood core, the riser shall be surfaced with 1/8" thick tempered hardboard. The edges of the platform shall be routed to allow the frame to fit flush with the top surface and cover the ends of the carpeting.
16 gauge, 1-13/16" high formed steel channel frame shall be reinforced with 16 gauge steel angle welded to the inside of the channel. The angle shall provide a continuous support to which the decking is secured with screws placed a maximum of 9" apart. The frame shall completely enclose the top, bottom and edges of the decking perimeter preventing the decking from becoming loose and damaged. All areas where frame parts are joined together shall be reinforce with steel plates attached with rivets.
Each leg structure shall be constructed of 1.05" diameter, 14 gauge steel tubing capped at the point of floor contact with high impact plastic glides. The vertical load bearing members shall be joined at the top by full width, steel tube to provide maximum support to the stage deck. The top of each leg assembly shall fold open and closed, using 16 gauge steel saddle clips that are secured with at least four screws. Leg assemblies shall be braced by friction type braces, equipped with a spring locking device to secure the legs in the open and closed position. Braces shall be secured to the leg assembly with rivets and to the deck using 8 screws installed through the decking. Legs shall open and close using only one hand. Gravity ring type brace locks are not acceptable.
Stages and risers shall be equipped with drop-in couplings that allow units of the same or different heights to be joined together. All ganging devices shall be permanently secured to each unit. Ganging devices that is not permanently attached are not acceptable. Finish All metal parts are to be finished with a black thermofused epoxy powdercoating.
All metal parts shall be designed to carry a uniform live load of at least 200 lbs. per square foot.
Stages and risers shall be capable of being completely set-up and taken apart quickly, without the need for tools, by two people of average strength.