What Are the Uses Of Heavy Duty Caster Wheels

What are the Uses of Heavy-Duty Caster Wheels?

September 20, 2017

Heavy-duty casters have many uses in manufacturing and industry. Many people confuse the term caster and wheel. Casters differ from wheels. They are similar to wheels and are attached to equipment. The wheel is only one component of a caster. Casters are made with frames that support a specified amount of weight and can be…

Buy Wesco Spartan Convertible Aluminum Hand Trucks in Bulk

September 17, 2017

Material handling equipment is becoming ever more sophisticated as technology within the industry constantly improves. Automation and computerization has taken humble manually-operated machinery to entirely new levels. Today, if you have enough cash on hand, you could deck out your warehouse entirely with state of the art machinery that almost entirely negates the need for…

Wesco Hand Trucks: The Last Hand Truck You’ll Ever Need.

Wesco Hand Trucks: The Last Hand Truck You’ll Ever Need

September 15, 2017

Here at Douglas Equipment we have extremely high standards. We always strive to offer our customers the very best, so we therefore only source from the best manufacturers, both in the USA and overseas. In short, if you order an item from our company, you can rest easy knowing that you’ll be getting the very…

Why It’s Important to Buy Light Quality Casters From a Reliable Distributor

Why It’s Important to Buy Light Quality Casters From a Reliable Distributor

September 10, 2017

When it comes to purchasing light quality casters, you have a few options. You can purchase them from a retail establishment that may sell all types of things with little specialization, or you can purchase from a reliable distributor like Douglas Equipment who has been in the material handling industry for decades. There are a…

Hand Trucks for Industrial Work

Hand Trucks for Industrial Work

September 5, 2017

One of the most essential pieces of equipment at most industrial work sites is a high-quality hand truck. These hand trucks are able to move heavy loads relatively easily by leveraging the item’s weight and pairing that leverage with a strong and reliable set of wheels or casters. There are, however, several different options for…

5 Surprising Facts About Material Handling Equipment

5 Surprising Facts About Material Handling Equipment

September 2, 2017

You may feel like there is nothing surprising about material handling equipment. After all, the function is right there on the label – it’s equipment that handles material! However, ‘material handling equipment’ is as broad a label as ‘sports’, and of course in the realm of sports, baseball is a very different pastime to ice…

Where Can You Purchase Wholesale Wesco Hand Trucks Online?

Where Can You Purchase Wholesale Wesco Hand Trucks Online?

August 24, 2017

There are many things that set men apart from animals, and one of those aspects is our ability to use tools. You very rarely see a squirrel using a hand truck to carry its acorns around, after all! The point is – tools make things easier, and if something is easier to do, then it…

Furniture Handling Equipment from Wesco

Furniture Handling Equipment from Wesco

August 23, 2017

If you move furniture on a regular basis as a hobby, then you might need to re-think your options. However, if you do it as part of your business then that’s much more understandable, simply because it’s such a tough task that it makes no sense to do it for anything other than profit! There…

Custom Made Casters for Any Size Job

Custom Made Casters for Any Size Job

August 20, 2017

Some products are just such good design ideas that they become classics. Take the vinyl record, for example. As a means of recording music, it’s never been bettered. The audio cassette took over for a while, but who has cassettes these days? The CD was a revolution, but again, who has CDs these days? There’s…

Best Casters to Use on Carpet, Hardwood, or Tile Floors

Top 3 Casters That Can Be Used in Any Climate

August 18, 2017

When it comes to our climate, the USA is a pretty diverse place. You have the scorching warmth of Florida and California, the deadly dry heat of Texas, up to the bone-chilling cold of Wisconsin, New England and even Alaska. When it comes to a diverse climate, any caster manufacturer needs to understand that making…