HYDRAULIC TYRE PRESSES & ACCESORIES LTD.

INDUSTRIAL WHEEL RIMS

Industrial Wheels For All Mechanical Handling Applications

Watts Industrial Wheels are supplied and fitted to many major OE manufacturers of forklift trucks, trailers, access platforms, and materials handling equipment. These high quality products are manufactured to BSEN9002 / ETRTO standards and form another important part of the overall range of products and services Watts is able to offer customers.

The Wheel Division specialises in new, replacement and conversion to suit customer requirements. These can be manufactured from customers' own drawings or our own extensive CAD database, in any colour using powder coating, stoving or air drying enamels.

Large stocks of wheels, rims and rim components are held in our warehouse, which enables products to be supplied at short notice

Industrial Wheels - Types

The rim is a profiled steel band which supports the tyre. When a nave plate is welded into the band to the appropriate specification this is then termed as the wheel.

Note, that some rims do not have a hub mounting plate (nave) and are attached to the hub by a matching taper under the lock ring gutter. These are known as Demountable wheels.

Watts Industrial Wheel Division produces various wheel types that are offered in numerous sizes and specifications, the most popular wheel being a lock ring type