MRO Magazine

Flat-faced aluminum handwheels


December 17, 2009
By PEM Magazine

NEW BERLIN, WI — J.W. Winco, Inc., a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers series GN 923 and 924 Flat-Faced Aluminum Handwheels.

GN 923 handwheels are solid disk, while GN 924 are two-spoked. Both types are available with or without revolving handles, as well as in versions with recessed locking retractable handles and recessed safety retractable handles. All types are RoHS compliant and come in both inch and metric sizes.

A modern, flat-faced design and recessed handles distinguish these handwheels. The handwheel body is pressure die-cast aluminum with powder coated matte black pebble finish or silver textured finish.  Rim is concentric and square to bore. The revolving handle is matte black nylon plastic hand piece with zinc plated steel threaded spindle. The removable plastic cover shrouds the assembly hardware such as screws and countersunk washers, as well as the shaft end.

J.W. Winco offers an extensive selection of inch and metric size adjustable levers, cabinet U-handles, plastic and steel hinges and locking mechanisms, revolving and retractable handles, hand wheels, hand cranks, conveyor components, leveling mounts, hand knobs, spring, ball and indexing plungers, jig, fixture and fastening components, toggle clamps, metric casters and wheels, universal joints, oil sight glasses, and metric tools for the industrial and commercial equipment industries. J.W. Winco’s Web site catalog, with 3D CAD and online buying, is viewable at