View Full Version : Re: Moving heavy fire safes and cabinets

Frederick Imker
04-21-1996, 05:02 PM
How were the cabinets installed in the first instance? Perhaps, over
there in Washington State, Bigfoot lives?

On Thu, 18 Apr 1996, Henry Romero wrote:

> I have been asked for help in moving heavy fire safes (over 800 pounds) and
> other file cabinets. Some of the cabinets are metal, some are not. Most of
> these are in offices. Some of them in carpeted offices, some waxed to the
> floor. Almost always, these safes are flush against a drywall. Sometimes
> these safes are surrounded by other safes, sometimes they are stand alone.
> Anyone have any ideas on how to move these without incurring significant
> human effort? I am looking for a way to lift them and slip a motrized
> pallet jack underneath. The problem is how to list them. Any ideas? Would
> appreciate any help.
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> H Romero, CPE, ASP, PhD a.b.d.
> P.O. Box 451
> Richland, Wa. 99352
> romero@oneworld.owt.com