Casters

Furniture Casters

Twin wheel casters are a staple in the caster industry. With their strong presence on office chairs and classroom equipment these can easily come to mind when the word “caster” is mentioned. Twin wheel casters are often referred to as office chair casters or furniture casters and can be used interchangeably between any of these …

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Directional and Total Lock Caster Advice

Using a directional lock or total lock on your casters drastically improves performance on many applications. The directional lock gives you the ability to swivel any of your casters and then lock them into a fixed rigid position when needed increasing the ease of steering on your mobile unit. The total lock brake gives you the capability to securely lock your …

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Glass Manufacturing Casters

Glass manufacturing plants use a lot of casters and wheels. On glass manufacturing equipment there are numerous amounts of wheels, rollers and belts which guide the glass panels through all the stages required to produce the glass. There are also countless carts, dollies and panel movers throughout these facilities used maneuver the glass panels around …

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Spring Loaded Casters

Spring loaded casters are designed to protect fragile or delicate cargo by increasing shock absorption and decrease the level of vibrations reaching the cargo. These casters help reduce noise levels when rolling as well as the wear and tear on floors. With a design that is focused on the weight load, spring loaded casters can …

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Overall Height / Load Height

  The overall height or load height on a caster is the vertical distance from the top of the caster to the bottom of the wheel. In other words, this is the distance from the ground to where the unit sits/rests once mounted to the caster. Load heights are absolutely critical in many applications. Often …

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Laundry Carts

Canvas, mesh, vinyl and polyethylene… These are all common materials that you can find a mobile laundry or mail cart manufactured out of. These quality trucks and baskets have a strong presence in laundries, hospitals, textile mills, garment plants, and the hospitality industry. Ranging in all shapes and sizes, by browsing through the options that …

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Medical Casters

Medical Casters come in a technical variety that keep healthcare operations moving during their busy and fast paced days & nights. Medical casters need to adhere to the strict requirements of being clean, quiet, smooth rolling and easy to push/pull. Not only are medical casters designed for very technical applications but they also are designed …

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Ergonomic Casters

Ergonomics are critical in many caster and wheel applications. Reducing the push/pull force that is required to move a cart or object is the most important aspect of ergonomic performance when manually moving a cart. The weight load of the cart being moved comes into play but the most important element is using the right …

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Flat Spotting

  A flat spot on your wheel tread can form when the wheel is loaded in a stationary position for extended periods of time. It is possible that the flat spot will disappear as the wheel begins to roll and take form again to it original state but this is not always the case. Whether …

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Metric Casters

“Metric applications are bigger than you think.” Recently during a conversation in our office, this comment was made between a couple of our sales reps. It is a statement which is absolutely correct. Metric caster applications are bigger than you think and by bigger I mean bigger in presence rather than size. although metric casters …

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