Socket Head Cap Screws
The socket head cap screw has a hexagonal socket in the head requiring a particular tool to install and loosen the fastener. They are used in a wide variety of commercial and industrial applications including furniture, machine tools, and automotives. The small head size doesn’t allow for heavy duty tension because of the little area is covers though adding a washer under the head can provide additional strength.
Socket head cap screws are available as inch or metric. They are generally steel, aluminum or stainless with different surface finishing available for visual appeal.
Benefits of Socket Head Cap Screws
- Inch or metric sizes
- imited space applications
- Stainless, steel, or aluminum
- Various surface finishes available
- Easily installed with hex key or wrench
- External threading
Contact JHP Fasteners for more information
JHP Fasteners has socket head cap screws available in a wide variety of styles, materials, and sizes. Contact us for help in choosing the industrial fastener that will work for your applications. If you know what you’re looking for, order your fasteners or request a quote today! We are a leading distributor of inch and metric fasteners including rivet nuts, CD studs, and blind rivets.