Polyurethane casters the best industrial equipment transportation tool
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Polyurethane Casters: The Best Industrial Equipment
Polyurethane Wheel Casters
Used in most hard and soft wheel
applications, these polyurethane wheel
casters are the most versatile caster from
Alliance Express. This line has a load capacity
range of 176 to 485 lbs. and wheel diameter
range of 3 to 6 inches.
Alliance Express offers five polyurethane
caster styles: swivel, swivel brake,rigid,
bolt hole, and bolt hole brake casters. The
company also provides two connection
types: plate and bolt hole.
Polyurethane casters work well on
surfaces, such as carpet, asphalt, tile,
linoleum, brick, concrete, wood, and steel.
These casters also suit conditions with
substances, such as salt, oil, greases,
solvents, corrosive chemicals, cleaning
solutions, acids, and paints and lacquers.
Polyurethane casters are
recommended for light to heavy loads, roll
and swivel ease, floor protection, quiet operations, and anti-abrasion.
Medium Duty – Zinc Plated Steel
Heavy Duty – Solid Steel
Medium Duty – Precision Ball Bearing Heavy Duty – Steel Roller Bearing
Alliance Express offers bolt hole casters and plate
casters, each with a range of options. The company also
provides replacement caster wheels for replacing wheels
of keeping spares in stock.
Bolt hole casters are great for light to medium duty applications. These casters are
available in braking and non-braking options, and in materials, such as nylon,
polyurethane, and black and elastic rubber. Each of these casters has a maximum load
capacity range of 88 to 330 lbs.
Plate casters are great for light to heavy duty applications. These casters are
available in rigid, swivel, and swivel locking options, each with a maximum load capacity of
88 to 1,102 lbs. Wheel materials for these casters include nylon, polyurethane, black and
elastic rubber, and low profile plastic.
Alliance Express’ light to medium duty casters have zinc plated steel housings, while its
heavy duty casters come with solid steel welded constructions. Depending on wheel
material and maximum load capacity, the company also offers four bearing styles: roller,
precision ball, precision double ball, and plain bearings.