Nuts

Locking Nuts provide long-term resistance to loosening.

Utilizing wedge principle that creates self-locking force, Hard Lock Nuts withstand loosening from vibration in critical mechanical applications. Initial axial force (tightening strength) is maintained, preventing screws from coming loose and bolts from breaking. Products pass American Vibration and Impact Test NAS 3350/NAS 3354 and will retain more than half of tightening torque when loosened by...

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Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions Inspires Next Generation of Innovators
Lead Screws and Nuts

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions Inspires Next Generation of Innovators

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, Inc. has joined forces with FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), a not-for-profit organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen to inspire young people's interest and participation in science and technology, as a Silver Supplier of the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC®). The FIRST Robotics Competition Silver Supplier level designates...

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Nuts

DISC-LOCK Safety Wheel Nut Will be Standard on all New Macomb County Trucks

Culver City, Calif. - DISC-LOCK International wheel nut technology has been identified by the Road Commission of Macomb County (RCMC), Michigan as the solution for loose wheel nuts on their trucks. The Road Commission of Macomb County was first introduced to the patented DISC-LOCK shock and vibration proof Safety Wheel Nut in January 2008. The RCMC immediately recognized the benefits of the...

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Nuts

Truck Manufacturers and Trucking Companies Recognize Safety Margin with Disc-Lock

Culver City, Calif. - February 5, 2010 - DISC-LOCK International deliveries of their Safety Wheel Nut to truck manufacturers and trucking companies is on the increase due to wheel loss incidents. Recently on Interstate 10 in Beaumont, Texas, the rear wheel of a propane tanker truck separated from the axle, bounced off the median and smashed into the windshield of a Honda Accord. Fortunately, the...

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Adjustable Locknuts ensure accurate rotor positioning.
Machine Nuts

Adjustable Locknuts ensure accurate rotor positioning.

Providing positive locking without washers and keys, Spieth Locknuts ensure thrust bearing retention on compressors, shafts, spindles, and other industrial/commercial applications. Two axially arranged radial grooves, one from outside and one from inside, result in diaphragm-like cross-section to give locknut predetermined axial elasticity. Full circumference contact ensures locknut does not back...

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Quick Release Hex Nuts are offered in metric sizes.
Machine Nuts

Quick Release Hex Nuts are offered in metric sizes.

Made of forged, zinc-plated steel with tensile strength of 1,000 N/mmÂ-², Series GN 6333 hex nuts are suited for applications where nut needs to be moved quickly to clamping position, and to be removed quickly after loosening. With no locking of thread, RoHS compliant nuts provide easy mounting/dismantling, even in tight spaces.

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Nuts

DISC-LOCK Safety Wheel Nuts Installed on New York City Department of Sanitation Hybrid Electric Truck

Culver City, Calif. - June 19, 2009 - DISC-LOCK International today announced the use of their Safety Wheel Nut by the New York City Department of Sanitation on the city's diesel-electric hybrid refuse trucks. "With the installation of our Safety Wheel Nut, the city of New York has added a large measure of public safety in addition to the city's commitment to efficient and environmentally...

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Single-Source Supplier for Wide Product Range Makes Fixturing Simple
Spring Plungers

Single-Source Supplier for Wide Product Range Makes Fixturing Simple

Fixtureworks® (Fraser, MI), leading North American manufacturer and supplier of workholding technologies and machine tool components, now makes available the entire product lineup from Kipp® - one of Germany's premier manufacturers of manual operating elements, actuation mechanisms and handling/securing/positioning components. The extensive offering includes 18 different product categories,...

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Machine Screws are completely non-magnetic.
Machine Screws

Machine Screws are completely non-magnetic.

Machine Screws, Nuts, and Washers are made from non-magnetic titanium material (TW270 type I and TW340C type II) and are available in sizes from M2-M12 in socket head, pan head, and flat head styles. Non-magnetic characteristics (0 Magnetic Flux Density) and chemical resistance provide solution for semiconductor protection equipment and devices, aircraft, spacecraft, medical instruments, and...

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Fasteners, Screws, Nuts and Washers from W.M. Berg
Thrust Washers

Fasteners, Screws, Nuts and Washers from W.M. Berg

W. M. Berg is a worldwide source for miniature motion control and linear power transmission components. Berg offers a complete range of bearings, sprockets and pulleys, and timing belts and chains and precision spur, helical, worm and anti backlash gears offering engineers the largest design criteria available. WM Berg is AS9100 certified to offer aerospace quality. Berg adds fasteners for OEM's...

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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience
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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience

Quality Sheet Metal specializes in delivering precision, value, and customer service. With a client base that spans many diverse industries and a reputation for excellence that goes back over four decades, our clients know that we can provide the optimal combination of value and flexibility regardless of the challenge. See our video to learn what we can do for you. Through investments in state-of-the-art design, manufacturing, and quality control systems, Quality Sheet Metal remains focused on maintaining a high standard of quality, customer service, and competitive pricing. With an emphasis on customer satisfaction, Quality Sheet Metal is dedicated to establishing long-term partnerships, similar to the ones they currently have with their valued clients. If you're looking for a new partner with extensive capabilities in sheet metal fabricating and finishing, look no further.

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