RIG TYPES

Plate Mount Swivel Caster Rig Types - Kingpin, Kingpinless, Maintenance-Free: Your Caster Connection

Plate Mount - Rigid

This caster has a top plate attachment with a rigid rig/fork/horn/yoke and wheel assembly which permits only straight-line movement.

Application(s):

  • Manual Push/Pull
  • Tow lines
  • Industrial Equipment

Plate Mount - Swivel

This caster has a top plate attachment with a swivel rig/fork/horn/yoke and wheel assembly that will allow rotation of 360 degrees, which permits movement in any direction

Application(s):

  • Manual Push/Pull
  • Tow lines
  • Conveyor Applications
  • Drag Lines
  • Maintenance Carts
  • Utility Carts

Stem Mount

This caster has a stem attachment with a swivel rig/fork/horn/yoke and wheel assembly that will allow rotation of 360 degrees, which permits movement in any direction.

Application(s):

  • Manual/Push Pull
  • Load capacities under 250 lbs/wheel

 


Standard Kingpin Plate Mount Swivel

A plate mount, swivel section composed of an upper and lower ball race, held together with a nut and bolt, or a riveted kingpin.

Application(s):

  • Manual Push/Pull
  • Conveyor Applications
  • Drag Lines
  • Maintenance Carts
  • Utility Carts
  • Dollies
  • Racks
  • Retail Fixtures

Kingpinless Plate Mount Swivel

A plate mount, swivel section which is held together without a rivet or nut and bolt kingpin. Kingpinless swivel sections are held together by a single row of ball bearings which are contained by a full contact interlocking swivel raceway design.

Application(s):

  • Manual Push/Pull
  • Ideal for Tow lines
  • Conveyor Applications
  • Drag Lines
  • Maintenance Carts
  • Utility Carts
  • Dollies
  • Racks
  • Retail Fixtures

Maintenance-Free Plate Mount Swivel

A plate mount, swivel rig composed of a sealed precision-ball or other sealed ball raceway. This type of rig concentrates load mainly on a primary thrust bearing, which allows for even dispersion of load, reducing push/pull. Caster Connection's CC Peak maintenance-free rig provides unrivaled reduction in required push/pull force.

Application(s):

  • Best option for manual push/pull
  • Offers prime performance in tow lines
  • Conveyor Applications
  • Drag Lines
  • Maintenance Carts
  • Utility Carts
  • Dollies