CONTACT WHEELS


Contact Wheels THE HI-LITE RUBBER AND URETHANE PRODUCTS DIVISION
The Hi-Lite rubber products division, officially begun in 1959, traces it’s roots to the company’s inception in 1949. This division’s purpose was to provide a contact wheel equal in quality to our first-class polishing machines. After years of evaluating contact wheels from numerous suppliers, none of witch proved satisfactory, we decided to design and manufacture out own.
Our manufacturing process incorporates a unique mold design, precise time-and temperature-process control and extremely high pressure during the molding cycle.
SPECIAL FEATURES INCLUDE:
• Broad choice of standard and custom wheels in 1” to 12” diameter and 1” to 6” width
• Extensive offerings of face designs
• Full range of durometers from soft to hard
• Over 30 years of contact wheel design, manufacturing and technology experience
• Single operation process to mold rubber onto hub that produces a uniform grain structure and density for quality, superior strength, excellent concentricity, lower manufacturing cost and excellent rubber to metal bonding
• Most wheels available in rubber or urethane
• Quick delivery on new and recovered wheels
Contact Wheel
OTHER SERVICES:
• Rubber-Urethane recovery
• Worn Wheels redressed for increased life
• Special products designed to accommodate your specific application


STANDARD HUB STYLES AVAILABLE
Contact Wheel Hubs

OPTIONS AVAILABLE
• Special core and hub designs
• Rubber or Urethane covered wheels
• Crowned or shaped face
• Snap ring grooves

• Set screw holes
• Standard key ways
• Side mount hubs
• Various recess configurations


• Counter bore for bearing to your dimensions and tolerance
• Various serration patterns
• Quick change hubs



EXPANDER CONTACT WHEEL
EXPANDABLE CONTACT WHEEL
EXPANDABLE HUB CONTACT WHEEL FEATURES
•Quick-change abrasive band is as simple as loosening and removing the compression bolt-sliding it off and replacing it with a new band in matter of seconds
•Reduces operator fatigue and the potential for injury
•Tapered mandrel allows precise expansion of the rubber contact insert
•Contact insert and hub are splined to eliminate slipping
•No need to change hubs; simply remove worn disposal contact insert and slip on the replacement
•Increased life of abrasive band results in reduced cost
•Uniform wheel expansion eliminates band slippage and provides a consistent surface


CONTACT WHEEL RECOVERY
•Recondition your contact wheels and save dollars. Your wheels will be returned in like new condition
•Reduce your waste!
•Recover worn contact wheels for new life
•Substantial cost savings, recover v.s. new
•Most tread designs can be duplicated
•Many different styles of wheels can be recovered

Hi-Lite Machine Company
2014 North 44th Street, Sheboygan, WI U.S.A. 53083
Phone: 920 452 0861 and Fax: 920 452 4410
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