Outdoor Bleachers and Players Benches

We proudly represent National Recreation Systems, an industry leader in aluminum bleacher design and manufacturing. We provide quality, innovative seating systems solutions at affordable prices to our customers. With nearly 100,000 square feet in manufacturing and warehousing facility, we are able to provide unsurpassed service to our customers with fast and accurate shipments of our quality aluminum bleachers. We manufacture smaller portable aluminum bleachers and larger seating systems including aisles, ADA wheelchair seating, ramps, stairs and accessories.

Bleachers

Durable and weather resistant, outdoor aluminum bleachers provide seating for any spectator event.

Players Benches

We offer a wide variety of both permanent and portable players benches.

Bleachers, The Basics

Basic Industry Terms:

Rise- The vertical measure from the top of a bleacher seat to the top of the bleacher seat in the next higher row.

Run- The horizontal measure from the front of a bleacher seat to the front of the bleacher seat in the next higher row.

Single Foot Plank– Term used to describe (one) 2″x10″ mill finish aluminum foot plank per row for foot rest.

Double Foot Plank– Term used to describe (two) 2″x10″ mill finish aluminum foot planks per row for foot rest.

Riser Plank– Term used to describe (to meet certain building codes) a mill finish aluminum plank that is mounted vertically on the frame to close the gap or opening under the seat.

Bleacher are Available as “Standard”, “Preferred”, or “Deluxe”. Below are Descriptions of these Different Bleacher Models:

standard model outdoor bleachers

Example: 5 Row Aluminum Bleachers – Standard Series

Standard Models

Standard- Refers to the bleacher having single mill finish 2″x10″aluminum foot plank on rows 2- and 3, double mill finish aluminum 2″x10″ foot planks and mill finish aluminum 1″x6″ riser plank on rows 4 and higher, double mill finish aluminum 1″x6″ riser plank on the top row only. Guardrails are also included on 4 row bleachers, but may not be required or included on 4 row low rise bleachers. Guardrails are required on all systems with 5 rows or more.

3 row bleacher

Example: 3 Row Aluminum Bleachers – Preferred Series

Preferred Models

Preferred- Refers to the bleacher having double mill finish aluminum 2″x10″ foot plank on all rows and mill finish aluminum 1″x6″ riser plank on rows 4 and higher, double mill finish aluminum 1″x6″ riser plank on the top row only. Guardrails are also included on 4 row bleachers, but may not be required or included on 4 row low rise bleachers. Guardrails are required on all systems with 5 rows or more.

deluxe bleachers

Example: 5 Row Aluminum Bleachers – Deluxe Series

Deluxe Models

Deluxe- Refers to the bleacher having double mill finish aluminum 2″x10″ foot plank on all rows, mill finish aluminum 1″x6″ riser plank on all rows double mill finish aluminum 1″x6″ riser plank on the top row only, and aisle with anodized aluminum handrail. Guardrails are also included on 4 row bleachers, but may not be required or included on 4 row low rise bleachers. Guardrails are required on all systems with 5 rows or more.

We offer various outdoor bleacher models available in many lengths and with variable row heights. Whether you are building a new spectator seating area or replacing old used bleachers are here to help! Call us to help guide you to the best bleacher system for your facility.

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General Recreation Inc offers the highest quality Aluminum Bleachers, Players Benches, Picnic Tables, and More for parks, schools and other common areas.