Polypropylene wheels are a solid white or black wheel. With a wheel diameter range of 40 to 400 mm and a load capacity range of 50 to 330 kg. Hard-working and economical wheel that is also used as guide rollers in tracks. With prices less than a pound, these wheels offer a cheaper alternative to the harder and more expensive nylon versions.
Popular as conveyor track skate wheels and for various applications that need a cheep plastic wheel.
WPL Polypropylene Wheel Series
Polypropylene belongs to the group of polyolefins and is partially crystalline and non-polar. Its properties are similar to polyethylene, but it is slightly harder and more heat resistant. It is a white, mechanically rugged material and has a high chemical resistance. Polypropylene is the second-most widely produced commodity plastic (after polyethylene) and it is often used in packaging and labeling. In 2013, the global market for polypropylene was about 55 million tonnes.
To help you find the right polypropylene wheel for you, the first numbers in the product codes, such as BZA60WPL shown below, are the wheel diameter which, in this case, is 60 mm. Please contact Merlin Industrial for more technical help or to check on the availability of a particular model.
Solid white or black polypropylene wheels. With a wheel diameter range of 50 to 200 mm and a load capacity range of 110 to 330 kg. Hard-working and economical wheel that is also used as guide rollers in tracks. Plain and roller options.