Guiding wheel

A guide wheel or roller ensures that an object follows the trajectory. The guide roller rolls into a profile or on a rail that determines the trajectory. When guiding, the forces on the wheel are usually limited. Impact load or taking turns give extra load on the wheel.

Band

Vulkollan®,  Printhopan®, Printhalon®

Wheel center

steel, stainless steel, aluminium or injected on a ball bearing

Options

ZZZ or 2RS precision ball bearing, stainless steel core, roughened tread, corrosion resistant stainless steel bearings, hydrolysis resistant Vulkollan®, cold store bearings, rectify tread, convex or concave tread, alternative hardnesses for higher load capacity

Properties

Reliable performance and maximum service life are the main distinguishing factors of Vulkoprin wheels.

Properties Vulkollan®

  • Temperature range: -40°C to +85°C, short-term to +120°C.
  • 75, 80, 92 or 95 Shore A
  • Vibration and sound attenuation
  • Resistant to oils, grease and numerous chemicals
  • Non-marking
  • Very wear-resistant
  • High load capacity

 

Properties Printhopan®

  • Temperature range: -20°C to +35°C, short-term to +60°C.
  • 59 Shore D (brown color) and 74 Shore D (beige color).
  • Sound attenuating
  • Resistant to oils, grease and numerous chemicals
  • Non-marking
  • Wear-resistant
  • Medium load capacity

 

Properties Printhalon®   

  • Temperature range: -30°C to +80°C
  • Resistant to oils, grease and numerous chemicals
  • Impact resistant
  • High load capacity
  • Low rolling resistance

Applications

conveyor and transport systems, sorting systems, goods handling, revolving doors, conveyors, fitness equipment, lifts, escalators, robots and automations, warehouse cranes, cable cars in cranes, harbour cranes, skid rollers, shuttles