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Bluff Manufacturing Offers Spring-Loaded Dock Plate

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Loaded Aluminum Dock Plate Ideal for Route Delivery and Light Product Distributors

FORT WORTH, TX – August 6, 2009 – Bluff Manufacturing, Inc. (www.bluffmanufacturing.com), a leading designer and producer of high quality dock, warehouse and safety equipment since 1968, is now offering its spring-loaded aluminum dock plate to all customers. Manufactured and tested in compliance with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) MH30.2 standard, the spring-loaded dock plate is available for next day delivery throughout the U.S.

Originally designed for a national snack food company with in-house distribution, the spring-loaded aluminum dock plate is top-of-dock mounted with dual-spring lift assist, available in two capacity ranges and the machine-beveled deck edges allow for smooth transition. The spring-loaded aluminum dock plate is ideally suited for route delivery systems and lightweight products that require only hand trucks or dollies, such as bakery, beverage and snack distribution.

According to Clark Smith, president of Bluff Manufacturing, the company custom-made the spring-loaded aluminum dock plate for the large snack food maker several years ago. After recognizing other applications, the decision was made to offer the product to the open market.

“All of our aluminum dock plates offer a quick, low-cost solution to bridging the gap between trucks, trailers and a loading dock,” explains Smith. “The spring-loaded aluminum dock plate differs from similar products in that it is designed especially for facilities with predictable docks and fleet vehicles.”

For more information about Bluff Manufacturing products or to place an order, call toll free 1-800-433-2212 or go to www.blufffmanufacturing.com.

About Bluff Manufacturing

For more than 40 years, Bluff Manufacturing has been recognized as an innovative leader in the fabrication and design of high quality dock, warehouse and safety equipment. Bluff Manufacturing is the only company to meet the American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) MH30.2 standard, ensuring the highest quality products and providing customers with the greatest possible value. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Bluff Manufacturing serves the entire U.S. through a national distributor network, and the company’s 12 distribution warehouses ensure quick delivery of the company’s entire product line including yard ramps, dock boards, dock levelers, wheel risers, and CrashGuard safety barrier products. For additional information, contact Bluff Manufacturing at toll free (800) 433-2212 or www.bluffmanufacturing.com.