Casters & Wheels

Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Caster Concepts to Unveil Expanded Ergonomic Product Line at ProMat in Chicago

April 4, 2017

Come see our new higher-capacity ergonomic rig and ergonomic accessories at booth #S2774 and attend the press conference at 11:15 a.m. on Monday, April 3.

Albion, Mich - Caster Concepts Inc. ( will showcase three additions to its ErgoMaxx line of ergonomic products (including heavy-duty industrial casters, rigs, wheels and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

These Poly Guard Casters Leave FOD in the Dust

April 1, 2017

Foreign objects and debris, better known as FOD, are public enemy #1 on production floors. There's nothing a caster hates more than having its smooth-gliding mojo halted by a smattering of nuts, bolts and other unwelcome randos.

That's why we created a new Special Maxi-Duty Caster with Poly Guard. Equipped with a one-of-a-kind polyurethane brush, the caster clears away and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

VersaBuilt™ Tires are made of tough tread compound.

March 6, 2017

Available in All Traction (G2/L2), All Purpose (E3/L3) and Deep Tread (E4/L4) patterns, VersaBuilt™ Tires come with steel casing and SideArmor sidewalls. Featuring non-directional, self-cleaning tread, tires are designed in eleven sizes. Tires are resistant to cuts and punctures by deflecting stones and debris and provide solid traction for loaders, graders and earthmovers.

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Material Handling & Storage

This Order for Our Giant Ultra-Maxi Duty Casters Speaks Fluent Awesome

March 3, 2017

Sure, a picture says a thousand words. But guess what's even better? A thousand pounds - and we've got the pics to prove it. Take a look at this recent order for our Ultra Maxi-Duty (UMD) Casters, which a leading aerospace supplier will be using on stands to support their next generation of products.

With a load rating of up to 40,000 pounds per caster, UMDs represent the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

R920 Flap Wheels provide burn-free grinding.

January 30, 2017

Available in spindle-mount and arbor hole designs, R920 Ceramic Alumina Flap Wheels feature heavy cotton backing wears for chatter-free cutting action. Suitable for aggressive grinding, precision finishing, cleaning and blending, units are available in 1 in., 2 in., 3 in., with ¼ in. steel shank sizes and 6 in. x 1 in. x 1 in. arbor hole.

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Material Handling & Storage

Heat Casters and Wheels feature stainless steel shielded ball bearings.

January 28, 2017

Suitable for food manufacturing, autoclaves and product finish systems, High Heat Casters and Wheels come with 250°F - 750°F temperature capabilities. Available in 3in. to 12in. diameter, wheels feature Ultratherm™ and can be loaded up to 2000lbs. Having 260 to 9000 lbs load capacity, casters come with MagmaMax™ Extra Heavy Duty Series which provide extra thick forgings. Both products... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

High-temp Casters and Wheels are abrasion and wear resistant.

December 29, 2016

Built to withstand rigors of extreme temperatures, casters and wheels are water, acids and chemicals resistant. Unit is temperature rated between 475 and 570 degrees Fahrenheit. Moving 2,000-pound load without damaging floors in 570 degree temperatures, unit comes with stainless steel precision ball bearing which is rated up to 750 degrees Fahrenheit. Reinforced with injection molded 33% Glass... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Goodyear's Eagle-360 Named One of 2016's Best Inventions by Time Magazine

November 24, 2016

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 22, 2016 - The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's Eagle-360 concept tire has been named one of Time magazine's "Best Inventions of the Year 2016."

Each year, Time magazine's technology editors list the year's "best inventions that are making the world better, smarter and-in some cases-a little more fun." This year's list includes 25 inventions, which... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Titan International Announces the Results of First Large Planting Test for LSW Tires

October 27, 2016

QUINCY, Ill., Oct. 21, 2016 - Farmers across the country have experienced reduced road lope, decreased power hop and reduced soil compaction with the Goodyear® Farm Tire Low Sidewall (LSW®) Technology™ by Titan. Mark Stallings of Charleston, MO wanted proof that the Goodyear LSW Super Single tires were improving his bottom line so he put them to the test last spring in a corn and soybean... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

X®TWEEL® TURF Caster eliminates downtime from punctures.

October 25, 2016

Suitable for zero-turn commercial mowers, MICHELIN X TWEEL TURF airless radial caster tire-wheel assembly replaces standard 13x6.5x6 front caster tire. Designed specifically for landscape professionals, wheels are fabricated from high-strength poly-resin spokes. Casters come with durable, poly-resin tread that absorbs impact and reduces bounce for improved operator comfort while consistently... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Airless Skid Steer Tires are available in 31/32-inch tread depth.

October 24, 2016

Suitable for skid steer loaders and zero turn radius mowers, Michelin’s 10N16.5 X TWEEL SSL All Terrain airless skid steer tires address issues of flat tires. Weighing 177 lb, product features 31/32-inch tread depth with 10/32-inch undertread. Can support 3,700 lb load per tire. Product is damage resistant and easy to mount. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Vitrified cBN Wheels increase operator safety.

October 18, 2016

Intended for OD grinding, CarbonForce Wheels feature high-strength carbon fiber cores, making them 75% lighter than steel-hubbed wheels. Products have been qualified to run at MOS of 31,496 fpm for wheels with OD >7.9 in. Combination of thermally stable, lighter weight core with vibration dampening technologies and vitrified cBN bond system means wheels require less operator intervention to... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Kingpinless Casters feature laser cut design.

October 12, 2016

Designed to meet heavy duty needs, 310 and 410 Kingpinless Series offer capacities up to 4,100 lb and 5,400 lb, respectively. Casters feature zinc plated finish with clear coat for resistance to corrosion, optimized brakes and toe guards, smooth edges, and 3/8 in. AISI 1045 heat treated steel leg construction. Elimination of welds enables stronger, more integrated part. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Weiler Upgrades Roughneck® and Wolverine® Stringer Bead Wheels

September 21, 2016

Stringer Bead wheels have been re-engineered for unmatched cleaning, increased life, effortless operation and better value CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning has announced the upgrade of its Roughneck and Wolverine 4-inch Stringer Bead wheels. The Stringer Bead wheels have been re-engineered to... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Weiler to Introduce New Product Offerings at FABTECH 2016

September 15, 2016

Attendees of FABTECH can explore a variety of product offerings and product line upgrades at booth N3704 CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning announced it will attend FABTECH 2016 in Las Vegas, November 16 to 18 at booth N3704 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company will showcase a variety... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hamilton Caster Ergo-X2 minimizes lock up issues and maximizes workplace safety.

August 18, 2016

Requiring less than 45 pounds of force to push or pull carts, the new patented swivel caster design includes a second pivot point to reduce the start-up force needed to move the cart when in lock up. Casters comply with strict ergonomic standards as demanded by automotive and aerospace manufacturers. Featured in 4-1/2f x 6-1/2h mounting plate, caster series is also available with 4h, 5h, 6h,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Heavy-Duty Swivel Jacking Caster features 6 in. lift.

July 15, 2016

Featuring 10 in. wheel diameter and load capacity of 5,500 lb, Model JA offers 2-position directional lock or optional 4-position directional lock with travel at 90° to vertical fixing plate. Caster facilitates movement and provides quick, accurate adjustment of working platforms and machines. Constructed with ball journal bearing, polyurethane-on-cast-iron wheel, and electrostatic-sprayed... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Pre-Mold Retread targets medium-duty delivery vehicles.

June 29, 2016

Designed for regional, medium-duty vehicles with 19.5 in. tires, MICHELIN® MD XDN® 2 Pre-Mold™ Retread has attributes consistent with food and beverage, parcel package, and pick-up and delivery applications. Retread features 18/32 in. tread depth for 190/200 tread sizes and 20/32 in. tread depth for 210/220/230 tread sizes. Tread design minimizes internal casing temperature to extend... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Off-Road Mud Terrain Tires combine ruggedness, green production.

June 22, 2016

Available in 33 and 35 in. widths with 18 and 20 in. rim sizes, Claw II MT tires combine green manufacturing process with mud-terrain tread pattern that promotes performance on challenging 4x4 off-road terrain. Tread pattern produces traction for handling extreme mud, gravel, and snow driving conditions, while narrow lug design maximizes surface area to prevent excessive road noise... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Drive and Steer Tires include long haul, regional models.

June 20, 2016

Offering consistent performance in over the road applications, AMERI*STEEL S380A long haul steer tire exhibits increased tread life due to integrated decoupler groove. AMERI*STEEL D460 long haul/regional drive tire offers flexible, extended performance, and reliability. Regional tires include AMERI*STEEL S360, with all-position design and abrasion resistance, as well as AMERI*STEEL D450... Read More