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Learning Center

Welcome to our Caster Learning Center, a place designed to help you make well-informed decisions about the type of caster you need in an open, accessible environment.

From reviewing our catalog — to discovering our different caster configurations and polyurethane wheels — to learning more about what makes up a caster — our goal is to give you the best information on your journey of choosing the right caster.

Looking for even higher learning? You are always welcome to contact our caster mobility experts who are always happy to help!




Learning Center

Caster Numbering System

When searching for a caster or wheel, a series of numbers are associated with that particular product to identify its ... Learning Center

Caster Configurations

The configuration of casters can have a huge impact on the amount of force exerted to move a cart, as ... Learning Center

Caster Top Plate Configurations

The correct caster top plate can be basic or become complex depending on your application. The first step in choosing ... Learning Center

Caster Series

Our caster series is a combination of many factors, including top plate and height measurements, wheel diameter, width and material, ... Learning Center

Caster Types

How to select the right industrial caster. Selecting an industrial caster can be overwhelming. For most, the biggest challenge is where to ... Learning Center

Caster Wheel Types

Caster Concepts produces a large variety of industrial caster wheels in all sizes to meet your specific application. This includes cast iron wheels and polyurethane ... Learning Center

Caster Wheel Polyurethane Types

Polyurethane on Cast Iron is the most common wheel used in industrial caster applications. Caster Concepts has developed custom polyurethane ... Learning Center

Caster Swivel Locks

Locking a swivel caster adds the benefits of safety, flexibility, and ease of movement. It also gives operators much more ... Learning Center

Caster Wheel Brakes

Caster brakes are an important component of heavy-duty caster wheels and have many benefits. As a backup to operator strength ... Learning Center

Precision Tapered Bearing
Caster Wheel Bearings

Bearings make up an important part of the caster wheel. In general, manual applications and walking speeds use roller bearings. ... Learning Center

Additional Caster Options

Caster Concepts stocks a wide range of standard and custom replacement parts for many different requirements like shadow caster accessories, ... Learning Center

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