Medical Casters are used in surgical and general hospital settings for 2 primary functions: 1 - To Roll Medical Devices such as hospital beds, and surgical equipment. 2 - Casters are used on a myriad of different products behind the scenes to keep the hospitals moving. LINCO has a lot of experience with both
Due to the nature of the medical industry, casters for medical usage require special considerations. Exposure to fluids and chemicals often require frequent wash-downs, and quiet mobility provides recovering patients with one less distraction. Chrome, Stainless Steel, and Nylon-bodied casters are rust resistant and can withstand exposure to chemicals and washdowns. Precision bearings in both swivel raceways and wheels provide a smooth, quiet ride for both cart and patient. While they may be labeled "medical," these casters are also great for any environment where chemicals are possible, or when a quiet caster is preferred.