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A1 10 Drawer Orchard Metal Plan ChestOM06

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Locking Castor Set (Add 78 mm)

Four castors with integrated locking mechanism ensures your unit remains firmly in place. Full 360 degree swivel. Nylon rubber wheel provides a smooth and durable contact with the floor.

£12.00

Label Holders (x10)

10x self adhesive clear label holders.

£228.00

Lockable Drawers (x10)

Make your entire plan chest lockable. Locks are fitted to each drawer and we will contact you to confirm your preferred key configuration.

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The A1 Orchard Metal Plan Chest with 10 drawers is a super high capacity paper storage solution for A1 drawing paper or card.

Clean lines and modern design make the Orchard Metal plan chest perfect in any home or office studio and the durable steel construction make them also suitable for archives or demanding educational environments.

The inset top is a resilient wooden MFC providing a forgiving and warm work surface which can be easily replaced if required.

The 10x 65mm deep steel drawers run on steel runners with a durable easy-glide nylon skid. These ensure super smooth action even with heavily laden drawers and for extra safety drawer stops prevent the full removal of the drawer from the front of the plan chest.

Want to choose your colour finish?

As standard, the brilliant white finish on the frame and the drawers really gives the plan chest a clean and modern look, however if you would prefer a different colour, then we can provide a wide range of alternatives often at no extra cost. If you place an order online we will contact you to discuss specification and options before putting it through production.
Check out our Colour Picker to see what colour combinations are possible.

Need extra security?

Locks can be fitted on each drawer and keys can be mastered to a single key or suited with unique keys for each drawer. Contact us to discuss further.

Want it mobile?

Castors (with integrated brake mechanism) can be included if required. These can come in useful in dynamic studio environments where space may be tight.

  • Paper Size A1
  • Dimensions 954W x 685D x 850H
  • Drawer Depth 65mm
  • Weight 170kg
  • Construction Steel drawers, steel frame, wooden (MFC) worktop
  • Colour Finishes Choose Here
  • Handles Silver metal 'D' handles (2 per drawer)
  • Supplied fully assembled

Is any assembly required?
No. Orchard Metal Plan Chests are supplied fully assembled however, it is easy to dismantle them if required for installation.

Are metal plan chests stronger than wooden?
All our plan chests are built to be 'student proof' and come with a lifetime warranty. However, if maximum robustness is key then a metal plan chest would be most suitable.

Can you deliver and install?
Yes. We will gladly quote you for full delivery and installation by our professional team. Contact us on 01924 291333.

Are the drawers removable?
No. You would have to dismantle the plan chest to completely remove the drawers.

Can you do them in other colours?
Yes. We can quote for these plan chests in special finishes or even two-tone finishes. Contact us on 01924 291333.


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NOTE Minimum order value of £300 (inc. VAT) for finance.

To apply for finance simply select "Apply for Finance" at checkout. Or alternatively contact our sales team on 01924 291333.

* Prices include VAT and are subject to status.

John Davis
21/09/2021
I made enquiries before taking the plunge on purchasing my new A0 Mutoh draughting machine and board. Steve R was most helpful throughout the whole process and the delivery was much earlier than expected. The equipment is brilliant. I mounted the drawing board on to my old stand which admittedly struggled with the board as it was a great deal heavier and better than my old one. I discussed the situation with Steve T who was able to provide me with additional parts for my stand so that the stand would do the job. I can't fault these guys, they have been helpful throughout. From my experience, as an Architectural Practitioner, I can highly recommend using The Big Orchard - as I will be in the future!
Jackie Foster
14/09/2021
Very pleased with my Heath A1 plan chest. Looks great and is a really useful addition to my studio. Great service and delivery.
Gary Young
13/09/2021
My Drawing Board arrived in good time and perfect condition. All good!
Hilary Holloway
06/09/2021
Great service and price. Bought for sewing. Not easy to find in sewing and quilting outlets. Fabulous product. Highly recommended. Thank you
Andrew McKie
26/08/2021
First class service - will use again. Friendly answers to questions over the phone; packaging and delivery first class too - unlike my amazon experience for the same product...
Stuart Maxwell
16/08/2021
Excellent service all round. I ordered and received a beautifully engineered A1 draftsman desk with stand. It is solid but not heavy. A perfect addition for my studio. Quality is robust.
David Lang
09/08/2021
A2 drawing board liner, perfect ! a retired engineering draughtsman asked at 69 to do some work for a friend !
Melanie C
30/07/2021
A3 Priory Drawing Board - I have been using an A1 drawing board from Orchard for many years for professional garden design work and it is really robust. I needed a smaller board for a new design project I'm working on - I wanted it to fit on my desk alongside a laptop, to work at a very small scale on A5 paper. I was a bit hesitant about buying a small drawing board as I needed it to have the same qualities as my large one and cope with accurate technical drawing. I've only been using it for a short time, but I'm very pleased with it. It takes a while to get used to moving from A1 to A3, but I can't fault the parallel motion. I have used it at several different angles and the only issue I've encountered is I find it a little tricky get it to lie flat for storage. I think I'll get used to that though, and overall I give Orchard 5 stars as usual for a high quality product.
Jim Watters
19/07/2021
Great product & service - what else do you need !
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Traditional A1 12 Drawer Plan Chest GREY

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  • Paper Size A1
  • Finish Light Grey
  • Drawer Number 12
  • Plan Chest Dimensions 1000W x 725D x 1350H
  • Internal Drawer Dimensions 919W x 618D
  • Drawer Depth 68mm
  • Weight 150Kg
  • Construction Wooden (MFC) carcass, Wooden (MFC) drawers, Fully welded steel plinth
  • Handles Silver metal bow handles (two per drawer)
  • Supplied fully assembled

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A1 Milano 10 Drawer Plan Chest WHITE

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  • Paper Size A1
  • Dimensions 1130W x 795D x 970H
  • Drawer Depth 55mm
  • Lockable Yes
  • Weight 152kg
  • Construction Steel carcass, steel drawers
  • Finish White (also available in grey)
  • Handles Silver metal 'D' handles (1 per drawer)

£1945.20Inc. £324.20 VAT
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