Thread

The difference between NPT and BSP seals

The difference between NPT and BSP seals Thread: noun. a helical ridge on the outside of a screw, bolt, etc. or on the inside of a cylindrical hole, to allow two parts to be screwed together. Pipe threads are either straight (parallel) or tapered, while both options have a couple of design options themselves – threads may […]

 
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What is a pipe fastener

Pipe Fasteners Materials Used Uses Types A pipe fastener is a device that mechanically joins or affixes two or more pipes together. Pipe fasteners cover both high tensile and mild steel bolts, clamps, nuts, screws, washers, studs, pins etc. All types of fasteners are used for both industrial and residential pipe fittings. Pipe fasteners are […]

 
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What is a washer

Washer Materials Used Uses Types A washer is a type of thin disk with a hole, usually in the center. A washer is used to support the load of a threaded fastener. It can also be used as a spacer, spring, wear pad, pre-load indicating device, and also locking device. In taps or valves , […]

 
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What are threaded rods

Threaded Rods Materials Used Features Applications Threaded rods are metallic bars that are threaded to accept nuts and washers in various standard sizes. They are mostly used in any application where two pieces of material need to be fastened to each other. In other words, one or both ends of the threaded rod are inserted […]

 
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What are studs

Studs Materials Used Features Types Advantages Studs are type of mechanical fasteners used in fastening various products, including pipes used in different applications. These type of fasteners are threaded on one or both ends. Studs are headless bolts, threaded , sometimes with different threads. One end of the stud is secured to an object while […]

 
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What are screws

Screws Materials Used Types Screws are the most common type of fasteners used in fixing or fitting various products. The screws are widely used in joining of pipes , valves and in other applications. They are supposed to be one of the most versatile and powerful fasteners. The basic purpose of a screw is for […]

 
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What are pipe clamps

Pipe Clamps Materials Used Types Uses Features The pipe clamps are special type of fasteners suitable for clamping pipes, hoses and electric cables. Pipe clamps are a sensible and easy way of securing piping, tubes and hoses in all types of terrestrial or naval installation. They are designed for use in water/plumbing purposes. They are […]

 
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What are nuts

Nuts Materials Used Types Nuts are very useful to attach machine thread fasteners. Different types of nuts in various sizes and materials are available. Nuts are widely used as pipe fasteners. In-fact no bolts can be fixed to a pipe without the use of nuts. Bolts and nuts are used in combination. Materials used: Common […]

 
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What are eye bolts

Eye Bolts Materials Used Types Eye bolts are special purpose bolts which are threaded with a loop or eye at one end. These type of bolts are used where external tension loads are to be applied. The eye of the bolt is used to anchor a cable, chain or rope . Eye bolts are used […]

 
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What are bolts

Bolts Materials Used Types Bolts are fastening device ideal for fastening pipes and tubes. Bolts are used as threaded fastener, with a head, designed to be used with a nut. Bolts are a sensible and easy way of securing piping, tubes and hoses in all industrial applications. They are designed to be used for mounting […]

 
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