Hand Wheels

A handwheel is a manually operated circular metal or plastic wheel with a pre-drilled hub in the centre. This enables the handwheel to be mounted onto a shaft or spindle. Handwheels can be solid or spoked. Handwheels also come with the option of a fixed, revolving or foldaway handle for ease of use

What are handwheels used for?

Handwheels are typically used to position and adjust machines and valves in factories, mills and workshops. They can also be used to control access to compartments.

Types of Hand Wheel

Machine handwheels come in a range of different styles to suit every application. Handwheels are used for both heavy-duty and light-duty applications. they include

  • Spoked handwheels
  • Solid handwheels
  • Dished handwheels

Types of Handle

Handwheels are available with or without a handle. Handles can be stationary (fixed), revolving or fold-down. Handles give the user a better grip and provide more control when operating the device.

Handwheel Materials

Handwheels are made from a range of different metals and plastics. The material of the handwheel would depend on the application or environment it is to be used in. They include

  • Aluminium handwheel and Die-Cast aluminium handwheels
  • Steel and Stainless Steel handwheels
  • Plastic handwheels which include polymers, nylon and thermoplastics

Handwheel Applications

Handwheels are utilised in a wide range of applications, some of the most common environments are; 

  • Valve adjustment
  • Lathes – Wood and metalworking
  • Sewing machines – Adjustment and control of threads
  • Printing – Adjustment and regulation of paper feeds
  • Marine – Compartment doors and cupboards

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Description Price Handle Spoked Wheel Diameter Mounting Hole Diameter Mounting Hole Depth Drilled Hub Wheel Material Insert Material Colour
RS Stock No. 237-542
BrandRS PRO
PHP1,524.00
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None Yes 125mm 11mm 18mm Yes Steel - Black
RS Stock No. 702-7847
BrandRS PRO
PHP2,100.90
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Fold Away Revolving No 125mm 5mm - Yes Nylon Steel Black
RS Stock No. 237-520
BrandRS PRO
PHP4,531.12
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Revolving Yes 200mm 18mm 24mm Yes Die Cast Aluminium - -
RS Stock No. 237-558
BrandRS PRO
PHP3,395.39
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Revolving Yes 160mm 14mm 20mm Yes Die Cast Aluminium - -
RS Stock No. 237-366
BrandRS PRO
PHP3,043.28
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None Yes 250mm 17mm 28mm Yes Steel - Black
RS Stock No. 237-552
BrandRS PRO
PHP2,607.85
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Revolving Yes 125mm 12mm 18mm Yes Die Cast Aluminium - -
RS Stock No. 161-1988
BrandRS PRO
PHP935.30
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Revolving Yes 100mm 10mm 17mm Yes Glass-Fibre Reinforced Technopolymer Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-2035
BrandRS PRO
PHP2,357.91
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None - 200mm 40mm 21mm Yes Phenoplast Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-2006
BrandRS PRO
PHP1,911.48
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Fold Down Yes 126mm 12mm 22mm Yes Glass-Fibre Reinforced Technopolymer Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-2043
BrandRS PRO
PHP1,830.52
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Revolving - 120mm 28mm 14mm Yes Phenoplast Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-1993
BrandRS PRO
PHP1,098.00
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Revolving Yes 126mm 15mm 22mm Yes Glass-Fibre Reinforced Technopolymer Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-1977
BrandRS PRO
PHP730.95
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None Yes 126mm 15mm 22mm Yes Glass-Fibre Reinforced Technopolymer Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-2031
BrandRS PRO
PHP4,066.61
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Revolving Yes 250mm 50mm 29mm - Phenoplast, Vegetal Fibre Reinforced Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-2021
BrandRS PRO
PHP1,748.78
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None Yes 140mm 28mm 17mm Yes - Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-1989
BrandRS PRO
PHP935.30
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Revolving Yes 100mm 12mm 17mm Yes Technopolymer Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-2033
BrandRS PRO
PHP1,423.39
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None - 120mm 28mm 14mm Yes Phenoplast Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-2004
BrandRS PRO
PHP1,748.78
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Fold Down Yes 100mm 12mm 17mm Yes Glass-Fibre Reinforced Technopolymer Steel Black
RS Stock No. 161-2022
BrandRS PRO
PHP1,830.52
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None Yes 160mm 32mm 21mm Yes - Steel Black
RS Stock No. 237-372
BrandRS PRO
PHP10,201.89
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None Yes 250mm 17mm 28mm Yes Stainless Steel - -
RS Stock No. 161-1979
BrandRS PRO
PHP804.83
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None Yes 160mm 12mm 25.5mm Yes Glass-Fibre Reinforced Technopolymer Steel Black
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