Types of Wheels
Nylon wheels provide a cost effective mobile solution. In comparison to prices of other wheels such as rubber. They have a track record of their durability and strength, making them long lasting wheels. Providing a smooth rolling experience, they can glide with ease over smooth surfaces. In comparison to rubber, nylon wheels are able to withstand extreme temperatures and conditions. In the main, nylon wheels are used indoors. View our Nylon Wheel Castors.
The nylon wheel is best suited on mobile equipment, hospital equipment, nurseries and shops. It is an economical and hard wearing reliable castor. It includes the zinc plated corrosion frame and a robust twin race swivel. As a result, it ensures a long and productive life of the castor. The Castor is a swivel frame castor that also has a nylon wheel. It provides a maximum load capacity of 125kgs. The castor is fitted with plain bearings on the castors axle. With the swivel frame feature of the castor this means that it then allows the castors to swivel 180°. The castors come with the brakes.
Rebound Rubber Wheels are non-marking, quiet and shock absorbing with a low rolling resistance. They are perfect solution for the moving of lightly loaded equipment over uneven ground. As they are able to protect the load from shocks. They roll over small obstructions easily. In this case they are ideal for waste bins, laundry trolley and electrical equipment. View our Rebound Rubber Castors.
The Castor is a swivel frame castor that also has a rebound rubber wheel. It provides a maximum load capacity of 150kgs. The rubber wheel is fitted with ball bearing and mounted with the baseplate. With the swivel frame feature of the castor this means that it then allows the castors to swivel 360°. The castors come with the brakes. Rebound Rubber can sustain higher load ratings than nylon.