standard fasteners

woodscrew 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Wood Screws

Screws with a smooth shank and tapered point of use in wood. Abbreviated WS

self drilling sms 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Self Drilling SMS

A sheet metal screw with a self drilling point.

MS 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Machine Screws

Screws with threads for use with a nit or tapped hole. Abbreviated MS

hex bolts 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Hex Bolts

Bolts with a hexagonal head with threads for use with a nut or tapped hole. Abbreviated HHMB or HXBT

TCMS 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Thread Cutting Machine Screws

Machine screws with a thread cutting (self tapping) point.

cb 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Carriage Bolts

Bolts with a smooth rounded head that has a small square section underneath.

sms 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Sheet Metal Screws

Fully threaded screws with a point use for sheet metal. Abbreviation SMS

lag bolts 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Lag Bolts

Bolts with a wood thread and pointed tip. Abbreviation LAG

hex 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

HEX

A six sided nut. also referred to as a finished Hex Nut

heavy hex 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Heavy Hex

A heavier pattern version of a standard hex nut.

nylon insert 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Nylon Insert Lock

a nut with a nylon insert to prevent backing off. also referred to as a nylock.

jam 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Jam

A hex nut with a reduced height.

nylon insert jam 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Nylon Insert Jam Lock

A nylock nut with a reduced like flange.

wing 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Wing

A nut with “wings” for hand tightening.

cap 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Cap

A nut with a domed top over the end of fastener.

acorn 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Acorn

Acorn nuts are a high crown type of cap nut. used for appearance.

Flange 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Flange

A nut with a built in washer like flange.

Tee 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Tee

A nut designed to be driven into the wood  to create a threaded hole.

Square Nut 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Square

A four sided nut.

Prevailing 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Prevailing Torque Lock

A non-reversible lock nut used for high temperature application

External tooth Lock 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

External Tooth Lock

A washer with external “teeth” Used to prevent nuts and bolts from backing out

Fender 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Fender

An oversize flat washer used to further distribute load especially on soft materials

Finishing 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Finishing

A washer used to obtain a “finished look”. Usually used with oval head screws

Split Lock 300x171 - Standard Fasteners

Split Lock

The most common style of washer used to prevent nuts and bolts from backing out.