Press Release Summary:
Suited for harsh environments with presence of moisture or harsh chemicals, Model HM44-S is made from Type 304 stainless steel, Â¾ in., schedule 10 pipe. It stands 46 in. high and has overall width of 20 5/8 in. With hardware also of stainless steel 18-8, it is rated for loads up to 500 lbs. Truck rolls on two 8 x 8 in. Versa-TechÂ® wheels (thermoplastic rubber molded to polypropylene center) with Â¾ in. Delrin bearings.
Original Press Release:
Hamilton Caster Introduces Hand Truck Made of All Stainless Steel
Hamilton, OH. September 1, 2002 - Hamilton Caster announces a unique new product: a Hand Truck made from all Stainless Steel, Model HM44-S. Made from Type 304 stainless steel 3/4" schedule 10 pipe, the truck stands 46" high and has an overall width of 20-5/8". The hardware is also of stainless steel 18-8. Rated for loads up to 500 lbs., the truck rolls on two 8" x two 8" Versa-Tech® wheels (thermoplastic rubber molded to polypropylene center) with 3/4" Delrin bearings.
Model HM44-S is well suited for harsh environments where there is lots of moisture or other harsh chemicals present. Pharmaceutical companies, food-processing operations, manufacturing plants with wash down areas, and animal care facilities, are all potential users of the new truck. NSF certification is pending.
Model HM44-S joins Hamilton Caster's stable of stainless steel casters and wheels designed for applications from 120 lbs. to 1,600 lbs. The truck is featured in the company's newest full-line catalog, No. 290.
For more information on this new caster series: Contact: Hamilton Caster & Mfg. Co., 1637 Dixie Hwy., Hamilton, OH 45011. Phone 888-699-7162; Fax 800-232-3733, website: www.HamiltonCaster.com or e-mail: info@HamiltonCaster.com