Manufacturing and
rubberising of Wheels

Manufacturing and rubberising of Wheels

Specialist CNC machining of precision machine components for military vehicles and solid compound wheels. Llanelec has Intellectual Property Right known as Rubber compound Llanelec 1450 which is used on solid compound wheels. The rubber compound is used on several platforms within the MOD.

Explore a range of our machining and manufacturing capabilities

CVRT ROAD WHEEL //

  • Aluminium Formed
  • Steel Rim
  • Heat Treated
  • Approved Llanelec 1450 Rubber
  • Independently Tested as per MVEE Spec 1000

BULLDOG ROAD WHEEL (430) //

  • Steel Construction
  • Heat Treated
  • Welded to MVEE Spec 1031
  • Approved Llanelec 1450 Rubber
  • Independently Tested as per MVEE Spec 1000

CHALLENGER ROAD WHEEL (CRARRV) //

  • Aluminium Forged Design
  • Hard Facing to Specification
  • Approved Llanelec 1450
  • Independently Tested as per MVEE Spec 1000

WARRIOR TRACK TENSIONER + SUPPORT WHEEL //

  • Cast and Forged
  • Rubberized with Llanelec 1450
  • Painted to Relevant MVEE Specs
  • Independently Tested as per MVEE Spec 1000

TOP ROLLERS & TOP ROLLER ASSEMBLIES //

  • Tested and inspected at Llanelec
  • Many variants available
  • Llanelec 1450 rubber used on all variants
  • Rubber Compound Independently tested

MARKING AND IDENTIFICATION //

All Llanelec Wheels Include:

  • NSN Number
  • Part No
  • Makers Symbol
  • Unique Serial Tagging No

TESTING AS PER MVEE SPECIFICATION 1000

MILITARY VEHICLE AND ENGINEERING ESTABLISHMENT (MVEE) 1000

Llanelec is a prime supplier/contractor to MOD. All wheels are subject to qualification/acceptance testing as per MVEE specification 1000. All wheels are engraved/tagged; this tag relates directly to a test highlighted in MVEE specification – Heat Generation known as the Drum rig test specification 1 wheel / 100 tested at an independent test facility.

An additional test –‘Peel Test’ is carried out by the contractor internally, 1 wheel per 100. Every wheel dispatched to the MOD/customer is identified on a Certificate of Conformity with the relevant test/certificate completed.

All wheels supplied by Llanelec conform to MVEE specification 1000. This allows the customer the satisfaction that all wheels conform to the quality / standards required by the MOD.