Lifting Equipment Hire & Testing

Heavy Duty Skate Systems

Heavy Duty Skate Systems

Heavy machinery to move? We have the solution.

Whatever the situation, commonly used with toe jacks, Skate systems provide an easy manual solution for moving heavy static machinery.  Offering options of Nylon wheels, Caterpillar systems and air, these skates are a popular method and can be adapted to suit your methods.

For further information please click the ‘enquire’ button and fill in the form below or call our sales team on 01375 366888.

3 Point Skate Set
3 Point Skate Set

Move objects quickly and safely...

  • Set capacity upto 60,000kgs
  • Polyurethane wheels for use on good surfaces, particularly sensitive floors e.g. highly painted, tiled surfaces.
  • All wheels have shielded ball bearings for low rolling resistance.
  • No floor damage.
  • Steerable front skates for total control.
  • Steering handle with towing eye.
  • Even weight distribution.
  • Modular format for three or four point moving.
  • Non-slip neoprene pads on each load bearing surface.
  • Low weight and compact size for easy transportation.
  • Combinations provide easy configurations.

For further information please click the 'enquire' button below and fill out the form or call us on 01375 366888.

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4 Point Caterpillar Skates
4 Point Caterpillar Skates

Boxed sets of steel roller caterpillar action skates, supplied in sets to carry loads up to 20 tonnes or 50 tonnes.

Each kit comprises:

  • 4 x skates
  • 2 x turntables
  • 2 x stabilisers
  • 2 x handles
  • 4 x s/bars
  • 1 x handmade strong wooden carry case

For extra manoeuvrability, kits can be supplied with 4 turntables.

Economical and ideal for general workshop moving jobs, all types of machine tools, fabrication etc.


  • Low cost, fast movement.
  • Very low coefficient of friction.
  • Long life construction with very little maintenance.
  • Low over-all height, (permits easy positioning under load).
  • Ideal for use in confined areas where over-head lifting equipment cannot operate.
  • Simple to use.

For further information please click the 'enquire' button below and fill out the form or call us on 01375 366888.

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