The Big Orchard

Plan Chests Manufacturer by The Big Orchard

1 Union Square
Wakefield West Yorkshire

  • Drawing Board and LED Light Box Manufacturer
  • Plan Storage Equipment & Artist Light Tables
  • Over 30 Years Manufacturing Experience
  • UK Supplier
    Bespoke Products
    Nationwide Delivery
    Experienced Staff

    The Big Orchard

    We are a UK manufacturer of drawing office furniture, plan storage equipment and light box tables. We are also the official UK distributor for Tecnostyl visual Acrylic Display Stands and Point Of Sale equipment.
    LED Light Boxes

    The Big Orchard now supply a brand new range of LED Light Boxes for Art, Industry and Science, introducing BEAM. The BEAM range are professional LED light boxes that come in 3 options:

    BEAM (Art and Photography)
    The beam-box is available in almost any size, with a brightness of 12,000 LUX (3,820 Nits) it can be used in all areas of industry and design. It's design is modern, elegant and practical allowing you to work on a seamlessly illuminate, super bright work surface.

    BEAM PRO (Inspection & Quality Control)
    The beam pro offers precision control with the touch of a button, you can accurately and smoothly control the brightness level in single increments between 10% and 100%. The Beam Pro offers a max brightness of 21,000 LUX, it is even available in table form if you require a large format light box.

    BEAM LAB (Medical & Food Grade)
    Beam Lab has the same brightness and dimming features of the Beam Pro but is constructed of 304 Stainless Steel which is Medical and Food safe with IP66 Ingress Protection. Beam Lab is available in 5 sizes: A0, A1, A2, A3 and A4.

    Inspection Light Boxes

    We have the experience to provide professional desktop & artist inspection light boxes or free standing light box tables for most applications. With colour corrected light tubes and glass or acrylic screens, available in sizes up to 2 metres x 1.2 meters for viewing several large plans at once. We can manufacture custom inspection light boxes to order and also have a range of super thin portable artist light boxes in A4, A3 and A2 size, great for artists and designers alike.

    Plan Storage

    From wooden or metal plan chests to vertical plan files and mobile drawing hanger trolleys, we specialise in producing and supplying only top quality furniture and equipment. Ideal for artwork and plans, our plan chest range provides safe horizontal storage in robust and stylish drawers hand built to the highest quality control standards. Great for archiving, vertical plan filing cabinets provide secure storage for large quantities of plans or drawings. For grouping project drawings together and providing easy access, our plan hanger storage systems are good for keeping potentially large quantities of plans together in busy drawing offices or site offices.


    The Big Orchard now manufacture the Planhorse range here in the UK. Planhorse Plan Holders are supplied with a 10 year guarantee. Each Plan Holder can hold up to 100 sheets of paper and wall racks can store paper in any size.

    Drawing Boards

    Our professional drawing boards are available in a range of sizes from free standing A0 and A1 tables with fully adjustable floor stands to desktop drawing boards in A1, A2 and A3 sizes. We use top quality materials and expert manufacturing methods with attention to detail. Visit our site to view our complete product range.

    Technical Drawing Equipment

    Specialists in supplying professional technical drawing instruments for designers, architects and students. We carry a wide range which includes: Triangular scale rulers, Pantographs, Flexible curves, Adjustable T-Squares, Rulers, protractors and set squares etc. Our 300mm black aluminium triangular scale ruler can have your a promotional logo or tag line inlayed onto one face, please contact us for details.

    Drafting Tables

    For the ultimate in design equipment our professional drafting tables feature fully adjustable 360 degree drafting machines with scale rulers. Available in A0 and A1, they provide excellent functionality and ease of use, enabling detailed engineering drawings to be created quickly and accurately.

    Sales & Information

    For The Big Orchard experience simply pick up the telephone and talk to the team.

    With 25 years experience manufacturing drawing boards, plan chests for paper storage and light box tables we guarantee our quality and attention to detail. We can also offer a full delivery installation service on all of our products.

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    Opening Hours

    Monday 08:00 to 17:30
    Tuesday 08:00 to 17:30
    Wednesday 08:00 to 17:30
    Thursday 08:00 to 17:30
    Friday 08:00 to 17:30
    Saturday 10:00 to 14:00
    Sunday Closed

    Accepted Payment Methods

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    Direct Debit
    American Express

    Payment Terms

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    Products and Services

    1. Architectural Drafting
    2. Art Light Box
    3. Art Storage
    4. Artist Light Box
    5. Artwork Lightbox
    6. Beam Light Box
    7. Bespoke Office Furniture
    8. Buy Plan Storage
    9. Chairs
    10. Classroom Storage
    11. Clean Room Light Box
    12. Clean Room Light Table
    13. Colour Corrected Light
    14. Colour Corrected Light Box
    15. Colour Corrected Light Table
    16. Coloured Light Box
    17. Compact Storage
    18. Dimmable Light Box
    19. Discount Office Supplies
    20. Drafting
    21. Drafting Solutions
    22. Drafting Table
    23. Drawer Storage
    24. Drawing Board
    25. Drawing Office Services
    26. Drawing Office Supplies
    27. Drawing Racks
    28. Drawing Storage
    29. Filing Cabinet
    30. Filing Cabinets
    31. Filing Solution
    32. Filing Systems
    33. Food Grade Light Box
    34. Food Inspection
    35. Food Inspection Table
    36. Furniture Storage
    37. Garage Storage
    38. Garage Storage Plans
    39. Garage Storage Solutions
    40. Glass Light Box
    41. Glass Light Table
    42. Graphic Design Light Boxes
    43. Graphic Light Box
    44. Industrial Light Box
    45. Industrial Light Table
    46. Industrial Storage
    47. Inspection Light Boxes
    48. Inspection Light Table
    49. IP Rated Light Box
    50. Jewellery Displays
    51. LED Light Box
    52. LED Light Table
    53. Light Box
    54. Light Box Manufacturer
    55. Light Boxes
    56. Light Boxes Light Box
    57. Light Table
    58. Light Tables
    59. Lightbox
    60. Lightbox Manufacturer
    61. Lightbox Supplier
    62. Lightboxes
    63. Lockable Storage
    64. Low Voltage Light Box
    65. Office Chair
    66. Office Chairs
    67. Office Filing
    68. Office Filing Systems
    69. Office Furniture
    70. Office Furniture Chair
    71. Office Furniture Chairs
    72. Office Furniture Filing Cabinet
    73. Office Furniture Storage
    74. Office Plan Storage
    75. Office Signage
    76. Office Storage
    77. Office Storage Solutions
    78. Paper Storage
    79. Photographic Light Boxes
    80. Pigeon Hole Storage
    81. Plan Chest
    82. Plan Chests
    83. Plan Drawing
    84. Plan Horse
    85. Plan Storage
    86. Plan Storage Cabinet
    87. Plan Storage Companies
    88. Plan Storage Suppliers
    89. Plan Storage Systems
    90. Planhorse
    91. Planned Storage
    92. Planned Storage Systems
    93. Plans Storage
    94. Promotional Rulers
    95. Promotional Triangular Scale Rulers
    96. Quality Control Light Box
    97. Quality Control Light Table
    98. Quality Light Box
    99. Rulers
    100. Scientific Light Box
    101. Scientific Light Table
    102. Small Storage
    103. Stainless Steel Light Box
    104. Stainless Steel Light Table
    105. Storage Cabinets
    106. Storage Design
    107. Storage Equipment
    108. Storage For Crafts
    109. Storage Ideas
    110. Storage Solutions
    111. Storage Systems
    112. Tracing Light Box
    113. Triangular Scale Rulers
    114. Ultra Slim Light Box
    115. Ultra Slim Light Boxes
    116. Ultra Slim Lightbox
    117. Ultra Slim Lightboxes
    118. Used Filing Cabinets
    119. Used Office Storage
    120. Vertical Plan Chests
    121. Vertical Plan Storage
    122. White Light Box
    123. White Light Table
    124. Wooden Storage Box Plans
    125. Woodworking Plans
    126. Workshop Cabinets
    127. Workshop Storage
    128. X-Ray Light Box

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