Videos under 'Air Skid Videos'
Stage hands at the University of Illinois' Lyric Theatre move a 2,500-lb. set piece backstage using air skids. For ease of movement, the floor was covered with a fiberboard overlay, and the seams were covered with gaffers tape.
In this video, learn how to replace the air caster on an Airfloat air skid, while the skid is under load.
In this video, learn how to set up and use an Airfloat air skid system. Topics include proper skid placement, leveling a load using the flow controls, and recommended safety commands.
The redesigned Airfloat air skid controller can be easily carried by the operator or placed on the ground either upright or horizontally, with individual flow controls, air pressure indicators, and quick disconnects.
Move heavy loads over long distances without significant capital investment with Airfloat’s redesigned Lift Glide Air Skids. They retrofit to existing wheeled units or designed into new equipment. See specifications: http://catalog.alignproductionsystems.com/ecatalog/lift-glides/en
Introducing the redesigned Airfloat Lift Glide Air Skid. Simply attach these retractable air skids to your wheeled dolly or cart, turn on the air, and your load is now floating friction-friction on a film of compressed air. Move 10,000 pounds of load with just 10 pounds of force. See specifications: http://catalog.alignproductionsystems.com/ecatalog/lift-glides/en
Watch as an antique John Deere tractor is "floated" out of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum on Airfloat air skids to protect the museum's floor. The tractor is a 1918 model unique for its all-wheel-drive operation.
Part three in a three-part series examining Airfloat air bearing equipment. Covers air bearing replacement.
Watch as 40,000 lbs. of test weight if floated on a set of 17-in. Airfloat air skids using just 40 P.S.I. of pressure. Amazing!
Airfloat air skids allow for the safe movement of your materials. Placed under a load for movement, they can be used to move almost anything, including sensitive, high precision machinery. Watch as a range of product sizes and capacities are effortlessly floated on a film of compressed air. See specifications: http://catalog.alignproductionsystems.com/ecatalog/air-bearing-skids/en