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Why is Heat Treating So Important?

“The lifespan of a caster.” You may see and hear this phrase a lot when searching for casters. However, have you ever stopped to think about what it really means and why it is so important? If a caster fails or breaks, that means downtime for your company. The strength of the caster rig is…

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The Day of the Eclipse

August 21, 2017. The day of the solar eclipse. RWM was located very close to the path of totality of the eclipse. The eclipse’s path of totality passed through 14 States with South Carolina being the closest to us. It was an impressive display of nature and many of the RWM employees were able to…

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Super Capacity Job? Try Super Compact

Do you have a super capacity job, but cannot find the right caster solution? RWM’s Super Compact casters may be the way to go. Our kingpinless super compact casters are for jobs that require higher capacity loads that need to be made mobile. It achieves the mobility of big machines while still maintaining a low…

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Keeping it Fresh at RWM

Here at RWM, we work as a community to produce the highest quality caster and wheel solutions. But we have gone a step further than producing material handling products. Behind our manufacturing warehouse, we have constructed a community garden. We have 8 separate above ground structures that host a variety of vegetables including tomatoes, peppers, squash…

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A New Dimension in RWM Engineering

RWM engineering furthers capabilities with the addition of a new 3-D printer. The innovation of 3-D printing significantly accelerates initial stages of concept to prototype and fundamentally transforms the way products are manufactured, reducing time to market. New ideas can be tested and tweaked for functionality in hours without tying up critical production with this trial and error process on…

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New and Improved FIFG from RWM!

The new and improved Field Installable Foot Guard (FIFG) from RWM is here. We have improved our FIFG and have made it able to fit on all RWM 2″ wide caster series such as the 46, 48 and 65 to name a few. It provides additional safety in the work environment by shielding feet from…

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Ultra Quiet, Shock Absorbing Omega Wheel

The RWM Omega Wheel is perfect for towline caster applications to dampen vibration and reduce noise such as in automotive plants, aerospace ground support or dark rides. It can carry high loads at increased speeds, while resisting chunking and tearing when traveling over rough surfaces and sharp objects. By flexing and absorbing impact generally transferred…