Powered Drive Wheel System (Wheelset)

Cornerstone of the moving assembly line, provides mobility to traditional fixed workstands and precise positioning of large parts


General Specifications


• Powered drive unit capable of generating 1,000 lbs. of thrust at 20"/sec.


• ~15,000 lbs. normal load


• Motions include: extend, retract, forward, reverse, crab, and pivot


• Active suspension facilitates driving on uneven surfaces with 3" of travel


• Encoder allows 360° continuous rotation and wheel orientation feedback


• 48VDC battery powered charges from 480V facility power


• Control system can support 2 to 4 drive wheels depending on the load and application


• Custom solutions available to integrate with workstand functionality