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Shore Frames
Shoring systems for formwork to support suspended slabs etc.

acrow v-shore system

Above is a small stage set up to stack formply, using Acrow V-Shore system.

The system consists of:-

  • Heavy duty welded pipe frames of of varying heights that can sit on top of each other.
  • The frames are braced together with pairs of cross braces.
  • Base jacks at the bottom and U-jacks at the top.

Another view of the shores. The braces are bolted at the center and they slip over pins in the frames and secured with a drop latch.

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