Steel swivel casters have a number of advantages. They’re durable, sturdy, and can withstand a variety of corrosive materials. They also offer unlimited swivel motion. Unlike other types of casters, they don’t need to be greased or lubricated.
How long will casters last?
Steel swivel casters can be purchased in a variety of styles. If you need a tough, corrosion-resistant caster, you can choose stainless steel. Stainless steel swivel casters are commonly used in hospitals and medical facilities. They’re also popular in food service and bakery applications.
Metal swivel casters are another option. These casters feature a small wheel mounted on a fixed axle. They can be placed at any corner of an object for easy maneuverability. They are also designed to support a heavy load. Metal swivel casters are typically barrel-shaped and are perfect for straight-line movement and for turning.
Hamilton’s ForgeMaster(tm) Casters are engineered to match popular industry mounting specifications. They feature a precision-tapered thrust bearing and integrally forged kingpin. Their Heavy Service Casters are among the toughest in their 2″ wide wheel class. They are also available in multiple wheel sizes.