Caster Concepts stocks a wide range of standard and custom replacement parts for many different requirements like shadow caster accessories, swivel caster parts, toe guards, and more. It is not unusual to prolong the life of a heavy-duty caster wheel with a variety of components that can be easily replaced.
Besides the parts listed below, we can assist you with custom parts and custom-engineered solutions for your heavy-duty casters to meet any need that prolongs the life of your heavy-duty industrial caster or wheel investment.
Locking a swivel caster adds the benefits of safety, flexibility, and ease of movement. By locking the caster wheel into a fixed (rigid) position, operators can transport and steer a loaded material cart over long distances.
Caster brakes are an important component of heavy-duty caster wheels and have many benefits. As a backup to operator strength and to reduce strain, caster brakes can be used to slow and stop a cart.
The toe guard is mounted approximately one-half of an inch off the floor to help protect workers’ feet. It can be used in both manual and power applications.
Add a track wiper brush for extra protection against debris and build-up. Track wiper brushes are utilized when any type of wheel is running on a track where debris can stop the movement, damage the wheel or take it off the track.
Slots for steering handles allow precision motion control for casters with steering tubes. Steering tubes are used on industrial casters that carry heavy loads and need to be manipulated in very tight places.
Heavy-duty angle reinforced legs provide maximum strength and rigidity. Reinforced Legs either angle iron on the outside of the leg or gussets on the inside serve to strengthen the caster when exposed to side loading.