A pallet having no bottom deck. are pallets with top deck boards Deck Board
Element or component of a pallet deck, oriented perpendicular to the stringer or stringer board. and stringers Stringers
Continuous, longitudinal, solid or notched beam-component of the pallet used to support deck components, often identified by location as the outside or center stringer. only; no bottom deck boards. This design will achieve some economy savings and may be necessary for some material handling requirements. However, these pallets are subject to collapse because they lack the rigidity gained from the bottom deck boards.