Caster Mounting – Part 5 – Round Stem

Round stems are by far the simplest stem design around. It is literally a piece of round stock riveted into the kingpin of the caster. They actually are not that different from a grip ring stem. Instead of using a locking ring to hold it in place, it is a simple compression fit.

But, they are very rare. Normally a grip ring or threaded stem is used due to their positive locking. We do not recommend using a round stem, if at all possible. Contact us to discuss your options.

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