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Old 03-18-2012, 05:52 PM   #1
Oct 2010
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I'm trying to decide between these two types of casters. The first is here:

The second is:

The home depot ones are listed as 600 lb capacity. Does this mean all four can only support 600 lb, so each is rated for 150 lbs?

If so, I may as well get the HF ones for cheaper, as they hold more weight.

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Old 03-18-2012, 07:53 PM   #2
Feb 2011
North Central, Ohio
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The HD ad says up to 150# each, so the HF ones are beefier. I've used the HF ones (4") on a lot of projects and they're a good value when they're on sale. I prefer the plate vs threaded stem mounting but your situation may be different. Larger diameter wheels roll easier too.

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