Wire thread inserts are used to increase thread strength and performance. They can be used to repair a stripped threaded hole, or provide increased durability to a threaded hole.
Wire thread inserts are often known as helical inserts, or Helicoil inserts. This variation is 'tanged', which means there is a notch at the end of the coil. 'Tangless' inserts are also available, the difference is in insertion mechanism only.
Standards: DIN 8140 BRequest a Quote
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A general purpose stainless steel which strikes a good balance between corrosion-resistance and cost.
Often referred to as 'marine grade' stainless steel due to it's excellent anti-corrosion properties, making it great for saltwater resistance.