TRACE Bookcase Tower

TRACE Bookcase Tower

Great Openings – TRACE Bookcase Tower

When you need an office storage unit that will hold just about everything, look no further than Great Openings bookcase towers! This office storage cabinet will keep your documents organized in the filing drawers and hold coats in the wardrobe closet. The safety interlock feature allows only one drawer to open at a time and a single lock captures all doors and drawers so you don’t need to worry about forgetting to lock anything. All file drawers are set on full extension, steel ball-bearing slides. Consider investing in a Great Opening office furniture today!

TraceÈ towers feature horizontal lines and full-width fronts consistent with all other TRACEÈ office furniture products.

Overall Dimensions:

  • 65 7/8″ H x 23 1/2″D x 15 1/4″W

Single lock captures all drawers
65 7/8” tower: two adjustable shelves
51 3/8” tower: one adjustable shelf
Bookcase edge is radiused or squared to match drawer fronts
Leveling glides allow for 1 5/8” adjustment

Basic Construction:

  • All Great Openings office furniture products meet or exceed applicable ANSI-BIFMA standards for durability and safety
  • A lifetime warranty ensures long-lasting performance and after-sale support
  • Steel frame construction is welded and channels are formed in key areas for strength
  • Top, back, side, and center panels are 21 gauge metal
  • Inner top, bottom, and side channels are 18 gauge steel, drawer and door fronts are 20-22 gauge steel
  • Shelves are 18 gauge steel, and drawer bins are 22 gauge. Bottom pad is 16 gauge steel

For Your Safety:

  • Casters, when included, are two locking and two non-locking
  • Cupboard wardrobe towers include a safety interlock that allows only one drawer to open at a time
  • Modular towers include counterweight when necessary to meet ANSI-BIFMA standards for stability

Lock System:

  • All towers include either one or two locks.
  • Locks are randomly-assigned UM Series (#226-425)
  • UM locks are black-faced, master-keyed, and core-removable, and may be keyed-alike in the field
  • Other key series are available, including Haworth SL, bright nickel LL, and Knoll K.


  • Cupboard shelf load capacity is 61 lbs
  • All drawers include full-extension steel ball-bearing slides
  • Slides include –anti-rebound” and –quick disconnect” features
  • File drawer dividers allow for side-to-side filing, and are sold separately

Options and Accessories:

  • 6” drawer dividers, 12” drawer dividers that allow for side-to-side filing, and pencil trays
  • Fronts are mechanically fastened and removable to maximize design flexibility
  • Laminate fronts are available for cupboard wardrobe towers. See page 3 for details
  • Work surface support bracket attaches to bookcase wardrobe and pedestal towers with side bookcase
  • Wardrobe dome top (solid metal or translucent) may be added to any 23 1/2” x 23 1/2” wardrobe tower
  • Magnetic shelf divider, sold in packages of three, available as shelf or drawer dividers