Quick Info: Boerkey Rollers - Complete Sets - Capacities: 40 to 120 tons
Manufacturer / Country of Origin: Boerkey / Made in Germany
Application: Used as toolset by machinery movers when rollers are loaded and off-loaded frequently, or loads are rolled over short distances - Transports equipment and loads on smooth concrete, asphalt, or steel plates and tracks - Use for material handling, machine installation, maintenance, and repair
Description: Boerkey Rollers are made to transport heavy loads on steel chain rollers - Non-mounted and versatile, may be used with or without the swivel top - With the swivel top, the rollers can be turned using the optional steering handle - Without the swivel top, the rollers have a low profile allowing the transport of loads underneath low head clearances - Includes a metal storage case - *NOTE: Larger rollers are available in the Single Roller catagory without the metal case
- Top Styles: Models with capacities 40 - 120 tons are outfitted with PADDED tops
- Roller Construction: Solid interlocking carbon steel frame - Hardened steel roller wheels
- Corrosion Resistance: Blackened wheels and zinc-phosphate coated frame for basic corrosion resistance
- Maximum Speed: 16 feet per minute
- Rolling Resistance: 4-7% of load weight on steel surface
Model Series / Manufacturer's Part Number: KK-Series / Kit N-Series
Industry Names: Also known as 'machine skates'
Includes: (4) four steel chain rollers, (4) four swivel padded tops, (4) four steering handles, and (1) one metal case
ATTENTION! Before You Buy: Boerkey Rollers are made to run on a solid surface such as steel. High rolling resistance on certain surface types, or resulting floor scratching may be avoided by choosing models with a larger load wheel diameter. Listed capacities and rolling resistance is provided for steel surfaces.
WARNING: When using (4) four or more rollers the load may rock on uneven surfaces, increasing the load weight applied to any roller - Select a suitable rated roller capacity carefully - Never exceed rated capacity!