Standard lip is 11” with an 11 degree bend. An optional 14” lip is available for refrigerated truck applications. Other lip sizes and bends are available upon request. Aluminum dock plates range in sizes from 36” wide to 72” wide, and lengths up to 72” long. They are available in both the 3/8″ thick and 1/2″ thick varieties. The 1/2″ thick dock plates have higher capacities, are a bit more heavy duty and weigh more. Please refer to table for weight and capacity of these dock plates. A dock plate inspection should be performed to reveal any cracks or worn spots on existing aluminum dock plates. Dock plate showing these signs of wear should be replaced. Aluminum Dockplates have hand holes for easy moving. Dockplates have an 11″ lip with 11° bend standard.