These wheels weigh very little yet they have a load capacity comparable to most metal wheels. They will not develop a flat spot. Nylon wheels are a better choice in wet and corrosive applications which require both chemical resistance and a higher load capacity.
White Nylon Caster Wheels are made with a solid nylon material. Black Nylon Caster Wheels are reinforced with glass fiber to increase capacity and reduce friction when rolling. Select Nylon Wheels with either stainless bearings or a plain bore for applications in which wheels are exposed to:
If you are unsure of your selection please contact us for assistance.
Durometer: 70D ±5 for all Nylon Wheels.
White Nylon Wheels: Temperature Range is -20°F to 210°F
Black Nylon Wheels: Temperature Range is -20°F to 250°F
Black Nylon Wheels with stainless or bronze bearings can be used in some applications up to 350°F Intermittent.