Reply by bigJohninvegas

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Casters vs Mobile Base??

View bigJohninvegas's profile (online now)


711 posts in 2026 days

#1 posted 07-08-2017 10:23 PM

There are castors for machinery like Loren points out, but I agree with Jonah about there being slop even when they are locked. The moble bases out there are proven to work well. I have built a moble base for my drill press. Cheap clunky castors with no locks that actually worked well for that application. I put good locking castors under a work bench. Huge mistake on my part. Could not keep that bench from racking. I would be afraid of my table saw moving while I am trying to use it.

-- John

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics