Metal Rollers

Product Type: Rollers
Ralphs-Pugh Metal Roller

Ralphs-Pugh metal rollers are available in a wide range of bearings, tubes, and shaft combinations.

Typical applications include; Food & Beverage, Agriculture, Chemical, Unit Handling, Bulk Handling, Distribution & Manufacturing. Ralphs-Pugh specialise in all types of conveyor rollers for gravity and powered applications.

Ralphs-Pugh can also manufacture custom rollers to your specifications.


  • Galvanized Steel
  • Carbon Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Aluminum

Tube Options

  • Lighter / Heavier Wall Thickness
  • Foam Filled

Tube Cover Options

  • Urethane Sleeves
  • Urethane Tapers for turns
  • HDPE (high-density polyethylene) for non-marring applications
  • PVC Plastic

Tube Finishes

  • Polishing
  • Anodizing
  • Electropolishing
  • Passivation of Stainless Steel
  • Other options available upon request

Drive Options

  • Sprockets or Grooves
  • One Way Clutch w/ 7/16″ Hex or 11/16″ Hex Shafts
  • Rulmeca Style Reduced Diameter Sprocket Hub
  • Timing Sprockets
  • Removable Metal Sprocket Hubs
  • V-Guides
  • Poly V Grooves

Shaft Configuration & Materials

  • Hex, Round – Dual spring loading is standard – Options: Fixed or Loose
  • Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel, Aluminum
  • Zinc and Nickel Plating are available.

Shaft Extensions

  • 9/16” is standard for 3/16“ round to 1/2” round or 7/16“ hex
  • 3/4” is standard for 5/8“ – 11/16” round or hex and larger
  • Measurements are from the hub of the bearing to the end of the shaft on each side


  • Standard is dual spring loaded with shaft depressing to the hub of the bearing

Shaft End Options

  • Plastic or Urethane Adapters over an Internal Metal Shaft
  • Fixed Shaft, Through Shaft
  • Threaded Ends, Drilled and Tapped Ends
  • Drilled Holes
  • Milled Flats
  • D-Shaft Ends
  • Plastic Flat Caps
  • Shaft Deburring is Standard on all Shaft Ends