Any cargo trolley needs reliable wheels. Therefore, it is very important to take into account some nuances when choosing wheels. After all, they must withstand a certain load of transported goods, as well as endure impacts on uneven flooring or contact with chemicals. It should be noted that the wheels for carts must be selected taking into account the characteristics of the room. After all, it all depends on the operating conditions and the characteristics of the flooring.
What to consider when choosing?
To choose the right type of wheels for the trolley, you need to pay attention to the following indicators:
compliance with the floor surface;
When choosing wheels, it is important to consider the overall load on the structure. In this case, it is recommended to calculate exactly the weight of the trolley on three wheels.
To choose the right wheels, you need to select them taking into account a certain floor covering, since each material has its own characteristics. Therefore, the wheels for the trolley must match the characteristics of the floor. If you ignore this item, as a result, the wheels will quickly fail, while the rollers will quickly lose their efficiency. In order to avoid that they quickly become unusable, you need to select the wheels according to all the rules, especially take into account the floor covering of the room in which you plan to operate the cart.
What are the types?
Trolley wheels are divided by purpose and material, as well as by additional components, on which ease and clarity during operation depend.
There are carts that are used for domestic purposes. This category includes castors, furniture wheels and various types that are used in gardening and construction equipment. Also on the market you can often find wheels and rollers that are designed for warehouse equipment. Such wheels have more powerful technical characteristics. In addition, there are wheels that are used exclusively for specialized carts that are used for heavy loads.
Wheels are made from different materials. Therefore, metal, polyamide, nylon, cast iron or polyurethane can be used as a base. For the contact layer, rubber, polyamide or monolith is used. When choosing wheels, be sure to pay attention to the material, as efficiency and durability will depend on this.