Wheel Selection

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colson casters wheel selection chart

 

Colson Casters: How To Select the Proper Caster and Wheel

 

Performa® Rubber Flat Tread

For 1-8 Series Casters

Grey or black non-marking thermoplastic elastomer tread bonded to polyolefin core. Polyolefin core is ribbed for added strength on 3-7 Series Wheels.

 

Performa® Rubber Round Tread

For 2-6 Series Casters

Grey non-marking thermoplastic elastomer tread bonded to polyolefin core. Polyolefin core is ribbed for added strength on 5 Series Wheels.

Performa® Rubber Conductive

For 2-6 Series Casters

Grey non-marking conductive thermoplastic elastomer tread bonded to polyolefin core. Polyolefin core is ribbed for added strength on 3-5 Series Wheels (Consult factory).

 

Performa® Rubber Handtruck

4-5 Series Wheels

(Not used in casters)

New models with precision bearing! Round or flat, black or grey non-marking thermoplastic elastomer tread bonded to ribbed polyolefin core.

 

Moldon Rubber Cast Iron Core

For 4-8 Series Casters

Cushion rubber tread bonded to cast iron core

 

Trans-forma® Rubber

For 4 & 6 Series Casters

Thermoplastic elastomer tread chemically bonded to polyolefin core. Available in flat or round. Constructed of recycled materials.

 

Triumph®

For 4 & 6 Series Casters

Polyurethane tread mechanically and chemically bonded to light weight aluminum core. Round or crown tread with durometer and color options.

 

Phenolic

For 2-8 Series Casters

Molded macerated fabric filled with phenolic resin plastic.

 

Light Duty Rubber

 For 1 & 2 Series Casters

(From Left to Right) 2 Series Rubber HI-Tech bonded to polyolefin core; 1 Series Hard or Soft Rubber

 

Polyurethane HI-TECH®

For 1-8 Series Casters

Red polyurethane tread mechanically locked to polyolefin core. Polyolefin core is ribbed for added strength on 3-7 Series Wheels.

 

Moldon Polyurethane Cast Iron Core

 For 6 & 7 Series Casters

Polyurethane tread bonded to cast iron core.

 

Moldon Polyurethane Aluminum Core

 For 4 & 6 Series Casters

Polyurethane tread bonded to aluminum core.

 

Moldon Nylon Aluminum Core

 For 4 & 6 Series Casters

Nylon tread bonded to aluminum core

 

Endura Solid® Elastomer

For 4 & 6 Series Casters

Special solid elastomer material allows easier rolling under heavy loads

 

Maxim®

For 3-6 Series Casters

Exclusive ultra tough thermoplastic resists hard impacts and drop-shocks

 

Polyolefin

For 1-6 Series Casters

Durable polyolefin wheels. Polyolefin core is ribbed for added strength on 3-5 Series Wheels

 

Thermo®

For 2, 4 & 6 Series Casters

Handles extreme temperatures even under heavy loads.

 

ThermoTech®

For 2 Series Casters

Quiet rolling, non-marking, floor protection and handles the heat!

 

Cast Iron

For 2-8 Series Casters

Strong, high grade cast iron steel.

 

Forged Steel

For 4-8 Series Casters

Dropped forged, heavy-duty steel wheels.

 

V-Groove

For 4-7 Series Casters

Cast iron wheels V-grooved for use on inverted angle iron track.