Fasteners & Hardware

Stand-Offs mount peripheral devices for automated processes.
Standoffs and Spacers

Stand-Offs mount peripheral devices for automated processes.

Welded and Cast Stand-Offs are offered in carbon steel and aluminum for industrial applications, as well as in stainless steel for medical and semiconductor automation processes. Units feature parallelism accurate within .002 in. over 6 in. run. They come in standard sizes or in configurable sizes to 0.010 in. increments, with riser plates and custom hole patterns or surface treatments also...

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Fan Mounts suppress unwanted fan noise.
Rivets

Fan Mounts suppress unwanted fan noise.

Series FM elastomeric rivets connect small cooling fans to fan components and mounting hardware. High elongation rubber allows for assembly by hand and eliminates need for screws and nuts. Two styles are available: one with low profile end for single-direction, short protrusion on mounting panel side, and another for 2-direction mounting of fan components to leading fan flange. Both are black...

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Threaded Detent Pins are held by spring force.
Self-Locking Pins

Threaded Detent Pins are held by spring force.

Solid alignment pins have ground shank and threaded end for knob handle, and locking balls hold pin in place by spring force. Knob handles can be permanently secured with thread-locking adhesive. Available in stainless steel, products come in standard shank diameters from 3/16-Â-½ in. and various grip lengths. Products require users to push to insert and pull to remove.

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Expansion Bolts offer secure connection to structural tube.
Anchors

Expansion Bolts offer secure connection to structural tube.

BoxBolt expansion bolts feature expansion anchor to provide safe connections to square, rectangular, circular, and other types of structural steel tube sections where access is restricted to one side. Offered in mild or stainless steel, units come in 5 bolt diameters from 5/16-¾ in. and screw lengths from 2-6 in. Each bolt diameter has 3 overlapping clamping range lengths. Smallest BoxBolt has...

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Shaft Couplings Buying Guide
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Shaft Couplings Buying Guide

Do you need a disc, gear, grid, or jaw shaft coupling? If you're unsure the exact type of shaft coupling to use for your project, download the shaft coupling buying guide prepared by ThomasNet. Learn about the different applications each shaft coupling is used for.

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Copper Compression Terminal simplifies cable preparation.
Electrical Terminals

Copper Compression Terminal simplifies cable preparation.

Suited for terminating copper conductors in various electrical connections, HYLUG(TM) uninsulated terminals are manufactured from seamless electrolytic copper tubing with heavy-duty wall thickness. With proprietary brite finish, terminals feature internally beveled barrel end and electro-tin plated terminals for corrosion resistance. Products are UL listed and CSA certified to 600 V and may be...

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Latches

Accessory Kit lets users flush-mount compression latches.

Mounting bracket kit enables end users to flush-mount company's Vise Action(TM) Series compression latches on thin-profile, sheet metal door panels, creating streamlined look. Each kit includes galvanized or stainless steel brackets designed to accommodate 0.25 and 0.35 in. head styles and rubber O-ring for sealing opening around head of latch actuator. With appropriate latches and gaskets,...

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Angle Plates suit air cylinders, actuators, and motors.
Aluminum

Angle Plates suit air cylinders, actuators, and motors.

Offered in sizes from 3-18 in. Angle Plates combine iron, steel, 304 stainless steel, or aluminum casting with straightness and perpendicularity within 0.003 in. over 6 in. run to guarantee precise fit with no gaps between machinery and plate. Faces and edges are machined flat, square, and parallel. Plates are available with standard pre-drilled mounting hole patterns as well as without holes to...

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Locating Pins come in 50,000 size variations.
Locator and Alignment Pins

Locating Pins come in 50,000 size variations.

Suited for OEM applications, Locating Pins are made with hardened A2 tool steel for common industrial usage or in corrosion-resistant 304 stainless steel for machines found in food processing, medical, and pharmaceutical industries. Design engineers can specify all critical dimensions in metric and inch sizes, including head heights, lengths, shanks, and diameters in very fine increments, as well...

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Compression Latch has grip with key lock for security.
Latches

Compression Latch has grip with key lock for security.

Vise Action(TM) Series has ergonomic wing-knob design that incorporates extended wings, recessed grips, and lock plug capability, all in 2.2 in. wide package that protrudes 0.87 in. above door surface. Fixed grip model, with min protrusion depth of 1.59 in. within enclosure, is available with pawl options to accommodate grip dimensions from 0.59-2.09 in. Adjustable model, with offset-pawl...

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