What are PU wheels?

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Pu wheels

PU wheels are racing to the top of parts purchasing lists in a wide range of industries. In this guide, we answer what are PU wheels and explain why they are ‘the way to go’. It’s easy to assume that you don’t need to ‘reinvent the wheel’ and find new materials for parts that drive… Read more »

What are conveyor belt rollers?

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What are conveyor belt rollers?

The ‘wheels of industry’ are often in fact cylinders; the conveyor belt rollers that underpin countless production and goods-handling processes. Is it time to move your thinking on rollers? Millions of pounds worth of belt-type elevators, conveyors and turntables are bought each year in the UK, to move goods and materials around. They feature in… Read more »

The advantages of Polyurethane for custom mud flaps

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custom mud flaps

Mud flaps serve a multitude of purposes and face considerable wear and tear on commercial vehicles. Specifying polyurethane products optimises their advantages and durability. But why is polyurethane the best material for your custom mud flaps? Polyurethane is the ‘go-to’ solution for a growing list of standard automotive parts and components. The team at Custom… Read more »

Polyurethane for the Boat Industry

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Launch and Recovery System

As an island nation, the United Kingdom has a rich maritime heritage. Throughout the hundreds of marinas dotted around the British coastline, one of the most common sights is custom moulded polyurethane wheels and castors. Polyurethane is an incredibly versatile material and its applications for the boat industry are diverse. It is used to make… Read more »

Are polyurethane wheels good?

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rebonded wheels

If you’re looking for a wheel material that’s suitable for a wide number of applications and offers a host of benefits, you’ve likely come across polyurethane. But are polyurethane wheels actually worth your investment?  The simple answer is yes! These are just five of the broad number of benefits that polyurethane wheels offer.    Floor… Read more »

Polyurethane wheels for diggers and Dumpers

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Polyurethane wheels for the 4-Track Articulated 3.2 tonne Telehandler

There’s always a bit of a buzz at the factory when we’re asked to work on big machines, like the JCB Telehandler. The Brief The team at Custom Moulded Polyurethane were asked to worked with the Design Engineer at Moorend Ltd to convert this JCB Telehandler from pneumatic tyres to Catapilla tracks. What we did Our… Read more »