Tools and Supplies

Tools and equipment necessary to fabricate and install the Hybrid Adjustable Modular Ramp™:

  • Work Gloves
  • Safety Glasses
  • Ear Protectors
  • Tape Measure
  • Framing Square
  • Torpedo Level
  • Beam Level
  • Laser Level
  • Tin Snips
  • Wood Chisel
  • Brick Hammer
  • C-Clamp
  • Hand Wood Saw
  • Hand Hack Saw
  • Pliers
  • Slip Joint Pliers
  • Utility Knife
  • 1/4″ Square Notch Trowel
  • 1/2″ Open/Box Wrench
  • Ratchet
  • 6″ Socket Extension
  • 1/2″ Socket
  • Assorted Drill Bits (1/8″ thru 1/2″)
  • #2 Phillips Screw Driver Bit
  • 3/8″ Hex Driver Bit
  • Socket Driver Bit
  • Driver Bit Extension
  • Spade Shovel
  • Cordless Drill Kit
  • Cordless Impact Driver Kit
  • Chop saw with Dry Cut Blade for metal (not abrasive blade)
  • Benchtop Drill Press

Fabrication of the Hybrid Adjustable Modular Ramp™ requires work stations to complete the processes of  manufacturing and assembly.

There are 3 basic steps involved in fabricating the Hybrid Adjustable Modular Ramp™:

Cut: Repeated and accurate cuts of the steel and decking.

Drill: Repeated and accurate drilling of holes in the cut lengths of steel.

Assemble: Repeated insertion of bolts, washers and nuts through the holes in the manufactured steel.

The  supplies necessary to fabricate and install the Hybrid Adjustable Modular Ramp™ are basic, readily available and most are available locally.

  • Galvanized Square Steel Tubing
  • Square Plastic Tubing Caps
  • Carriage Bolts, washers and nylon stop nuts
  • Self Drilling Hex Drive Screws
  • Self Drilling Pan Head Screws
  • Coated Deck Screws
  • Lag Bolts
  • Decking
  • Steel plates
  • Aerosol Non Skid Coating