Category Archives: Material Handling

Rolling Ladders: Easy Access to High Spaces


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A rolling ladder is a lightweight, movable staircase used to gain temporary access to high shelves and spaces in industrial, commercial, and warehouse facilities. Rolling ladders come in a wide variety of sizes and are fabricated from steel or aluminum tubing for rugged, long-life durability. They’re equipped with swivel casters for easy moving, and hand rails and non-slip steps for worker safety. We offer aluminum and steel rolling ladders in a variety of heights and widths. Need help choosing the right one? Call California Caster or visit our Oakland showroom today for fast, friendly service.

Dutro Appliance Hand Trucks


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Specialized hand trucks are indispensable for moving large home appliances such as refrigerators and ranges, as well as vending machines, sofas, and other large, heavy objects. Why risk back injuries, sidelined workers, and comp claims? Dutro appliance hand trucks are designed to make moving appliances easier and safer. New belt systems and swing-out options put Dutro appliance trucks at the forefront of functional design and durability. The new one-belt retract system makes any moving job easier, and available straps help secure heavy loads for added safety and maneuverability. For moving and repositioning vending machines and appliances, trust Dutro Appliance Hand Trucks to get the job done. Find out more about high-quality, productivity-enhancing hand trucks from the experts at California Caster!

Keghook Hand Truck


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A keghook hand truck is a must for anyone who moves kegs on a regular basis. Staying upright has its benefits, one of which is ease of movement. The keghook can be stored in tight spaces.  It is perfect for bars, taprooms, and restaurants that offer a robust variety of beers, saving both time and your employees’ backs. For keg distribution operations, it is hard to beat the speed and ease of a keghook hand truck.  This is one specialized tool that pays for itself.

Cargo Load Bars


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Cargo load bars help secure loads from shifting and falling during transport.  They can be used in vans, trucks, or trailers between walls or between the floor and roof.  The light duty bars shown here are designed to fit in a pickup truck and will fit a range of 47 to 75 inches.   The load bars we offer stand up to the rigors of daily use, are safe and easy to use, and spring-loaded.  These are suitable for environments from -35 F to 106 F.

Panel Mover Carts


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The Panel Mover from Raymond Products has mold-on rubber wheels that will work under many working conditions.  What sets this panel mover apart from the rest is the removable sides, which allow for customization on the fly for any job.  That means this cart can be used to move anything from drywall and partition panels to mattresses and tables.Raymond Panel Mover Carts