Protect-it™ MAXI can be installed on columns and structures of any shape and size.


The Protect-it™ MAXI body is manufactured from ultra high impact polyethylene (HDPE) with the following features:

  • Food Grade - when used in accordance with FDA application guidelines, Protect-it™ products meet the requirements of FDA 21 CFR 177.1520 (c) 3.1a and  AS2070-1999 section 4.1.1(a)

  • Flammability - DIN 4102 B2: normal combustibility (similar to wooden pallets)

  • Recyclable through most curbside recycling programs.

Protect-it MAXI pins are manufactured from high impact acetal with the following features:

  • Recyclable through some curbside recycling programs.


Our testing process utilises Finite Element Analysis (FEA); a computerised method for predicting how a product reacts to real-world forces and real world impact testing.

  • No column damage to a 100UC-15 (4”) column after a 2.7 ton forklift impact at 2 km/hour (FEA results)

  • Impact analysis - equivalent to 2.7 ton forklift impact at 2.5 km/hour [view YouTube video]

  • No column damage to a 200UC_59 (8”) column after a 2.7 ton forklift impact at 6 km/hour (FEA results)

  • Real world impact testing conducted in Germany [view YouTube video]


Box Details
51cm x 31cm x 25cm 8.4kg

Pallet Details
1.1m x 1.1m x 2.2m
64 boxes per pallet- 538kg
4 layers - 16 boxes
2.65 cubic metres

Customs Information
Product: Plastic Column Guards
HS Commodity Code: 3925.90.00
Manufactured in Australia
All pallets are fumigated

Further information