Plungers

Fasteners & Hardware

Spring-Loaded Plunger suits limited space applications.

September 11, 2014

Designed for minimum 0.8 mm thick panels, 56 Miniature Spring-Loaded Plunger enables quick-access fastening in tight spaces, and is available with over-molded head that can be used to designate access through standard and custom color options. Plunger facilitates positioning of sliding components and offers quick-release. Press-in and flare-in styles as well as stay-open/non-stay-open options provide versatility for fastening/unfastening by hand when mounting doors, panels, and other hardware. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Spring-Loaded Plunger Assemblies serve as positioning pins.

August 21, 2014

Designed to install permanently in aluminum or steel sheets as thin as .060 in. with hardness of HRB 80 or less, PEM® Type PTL2™ Assemblies serve as positioning pins to quickly move racks, slides, access panels, consoles, and similar equipment without requiring tools. Lockout feature keeps fastener's spring-loaded plunger fully retracted until plunger pin drops into final position. Quarter-turn of fastener activates retracted locking and unlocking functions. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Heavy-Duty Spring Plungers optimize positioning accuracy.

April 15, 2014

Featuring stainless steel shafts, automatic height adjustment, and optional rotation protection, SZ-NIV-HD series ensures attached suction cups handle sensitive products gently and protect grippers from collision damage. IGUS plain bearing offers abrasion resistance and optimized sliding properties with minimal play, while lubricant embedded in bushing material ensures smooth running and maintenance-free operation throughout service life. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Bonded Solenoid Plungers improve longevity and performance.

March 7, 2014

Part of Integrated Molded Components (IMC) offering, bonded solenoid plungers come in numerous designs tested to meet performance requirements for solenoid valves. Products normally combine carrier part made of stainless or standard steel and elastomer material bonded to it. Range of elastomer materials, including magnetically switchable elastomer, is available for all applications. Uses include air and fluid power applications, heating and cooling system regulation units, or power tools. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Mini-Indexing Plungers offer hidden locking mechanism.

January 28, 2014

GN 822.6 Steel Mini Indexing Plungers, Lock-out and Non Lock-out Types, are available with hidden lock-in/lock-out positioning mechanism and in metric sizes. Designed for installation in thin walled sheet metal, RoHS-compliant products feature complete series of sizes of bolts and threads to accommodate diverse applications. Body is zinc-plated steel with blue passivated finish, plunger and spring are stainless steel, and knob is matte black glass fiber reinforced nylon plastic. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Indexing and Spring Plungers come in inch and metric threads.

October 25, 2013

Available in steel and stainless steel, Indexing Plungers are designed to prevent changes in locking position due to lateral forces. Units come in regular and short versions with plastic or all-stainless steel pull knobs, with and without lockout slots and locking nuts, and regular or extended locking pins. Spring Plungers, offered in both inch and metric threads, feature LONG-LOK thread locking system, which offers optimal holding force and vibration resistance. Read More

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Spring Plungers accommodate needs of space-limited applications.

September 12, 2013

Available in inch sizes from 1/4-20 to 5/8-11, series WN 717.10 Stainless Steel Stubby Hand Retractable Spring Plungers are non lock-out type products that feature RoHS-compliant construction and pull ring. Plunger body, pin, spring, and pull ring are all made of stainless steel, and dimensions suit applications with limited space. Versions with locking patch are available upon request. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware

Factory Automation Components are suited for part detection.

May 13, 2013

Comprising compact fittings with movable operators and internal targets that trigger user-supplied sensor, ShortSTOP™ components convert standard shielded-style inductive proximity sensor into mechanical switch. Features solve sensing requirements by providing reliable input signals to PLC, APC, or PC-based control systems. There are 40+ configurations of spring-loaded, flat, and round plungers as well as short and longer needle-shaped probes to aid orientation and positioning. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Indexing Plungers offer T-handle for grip and orientation.

August 15, 2012

Series GN 817.4 Steel or Stainless Steel Indexing Plungers with T-Handle, with and without Rest Position, come in metric sizes. While shape suits instances subject to greater unlocking forces, design of these RoHS-compliant plungers promotes visual orientation of indexing position of Type C version (version with rest position). Steel version features body and plunger pin of steel with black oxide finish. Stainless steel version has body and plunger pin of Series 303 stainless steel. Read More

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Cam Action Indexing Plungers resist corrosion.

July 20, 2012

Available in metric sizes, GN 612.8 zinc die-cast indexing plungers feature ZNDG-Pass nano® coating for corrosion resistance. Lever arm is matte black technopolymer plastic and is not removable, while plunger pin is zinc-plated, blue passivated steel. By rotating lever arm through 180°, locking pin withdraws itself. RoHS-compliant plungers are used in applications when pin must not always protrude. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Index Plungers come in various styles and configurations.

May 23, 2012

Fixtureworks® offers Kipp® hand-retractable index plungers, which come in locking and non-locking styles in both inch and metric sizes and are used to locate, stop, align, and hold parts. Used in fixturing applications where pressure and indexing are needed, products are available in stainless steel, Novo-Grip, and plastic pull knob; threaded end; cam action; and L-handle configurations. Locking style allows plunger to remain in retracted position. Read More

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Spring Plungers include variety of styles, constructions.

May 9, 2012

Offered in threaded and press fit styles, Kipp® Spring Plungers are used to locate, stop, align, and hold parts in various applications. Ball and pin type styles, in sizes from 6-32 to 5/8-11 and M3-M24, are available, and spring forces range from 0.34 lb (initial) to 60.7 lb (end). Plungers are offered in steel with black oxide finish or stainless steel, and press fit plungers feature thermoplastic or stainless steel body, both with stainless spring and stainless hardened ball. Read More

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Indexing Plungers are specifically designed for welding.

February 16, 2012

Series GN 607.4 and 607.5 are comprised of metric-sized, RoHS-compliant indexing plungers designed for welded mounting, especially with steel square tubing. While GN 607.4 series does not have rest position, GN 607.5 series does. Body for both series is blackened steel, plunger hardened, and features shoulder for facilitated positioning. Knob is matte black technopolymer plastic (not removable); has molded-in indexing pin; and is driven in with soft mallet after welding. Read More

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Stainless Steel Indexing Plungers feature plate mount.

November 3, 2011

Available in metric sizes with tapped hole or threaded stud, Series GN 608.5 is suitable for applications that require surface mounting. Plunger pin is made of nickel-plated stainless steel, while mounting plate is stainless steel. Fabricated from matte black, glass fiber reinforced nylon plastic, knob is not removable. Plungers are non lock-out types and are RoHS-compliant. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Metric Steel Locking Plungers feature push-push mechanism.

July 21, 2011

Series GN 514 features indexing pin moved via spring-operated cardioid curve. By pressing operating button, cardioid mechanism causes indexing pin to extend and retract (push-push locking mechanism). Indexing pin cannot absorb any axial forces, and it retracts virtually by spring action. RoHS-compliant series has body of nitrided steel with blackened finish and knob of matte black technopolymer plastic. Optional metric lock nut, ISO 8675, is steel with blackened finish. Read More

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Metric Lock-Out Type Indexing Plungers offer rest position.

May 10, 2011

RoHS-compliant series GN 608.6 suits applications that require surface mounting and where plunger needs to stay in retracted position. To achieve this, knob is rotated 90° after retraction. Head of plunger body, provided with notch in opposite positions, prevents accidental slippage back into forward position. Plunger pins are made of nickel-plated stainless steel, and mounting plate is also of stainless steel. Knob is matte black glass fiber reinforced nylon plastic. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Fasteners & Hardware

Level Compensators hasten production, reduce product damage.

January 20, 2011

Offering various size, stroke length, and connection fitting options, LC series has aluminum design that optimizes production capacity of vacuum handling devices by reducing total weight and accelerating movement. In addition to compensating for height differences, series ensures suction cups are gently placed on objects and reduces need for exact cup positioning. Design provides shock and vibration absorption, and stroke length aids handling of products with challenging geometries. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Short Press-Fit Ball Plungers come in sizes of 4-12 mm dia.

April 6, 2010

Available in metric sizes, RoHS-compliant GN 614 series plungers are used as detents, as well as for push-on/push-off applications and ejectors. Four versions of plungers are offered: in all stainless steel; with Delrin housing and stainless steel ball and spring; with Delrin housing and ball and stainless steel spring; and with brass housing and stainless steel ball. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Spring Plungers are available in M2 size.

December 21, 2009

Halder threaded line of spring plungers includes 11 sizes from M2 to M24, including M2 slotted spring plunger in threaded SS design with SS ball and spring. Suited for electronics and medical devices, line also includes M3 size press fit spring plunger available in SS, brass, and Delrin body types. Press fit plungers feature 7 sizes from M3 to M12. Read More

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Steel Plungers feature locking design.

November 30, 2009

Compliant with RoHS standards, series GN 816 and 816.1 have threaded body of zinc-plated, blue passivated steel; stainless steel plunger pin and spring; and zinc-plated steel lock nut. Knob and sleeve are technopolymer plastic (Polyamide PA) with black matte finish and are not removable. For 816 and 816.1 versions, position for pin of plunger is protruded and retracted, respectively, in rest position. Both lock by turning knob, and key version is also available. Read More