Thread Repair Inserts

Threaded inserts are formed from high quality stainless steel wire with a diamond shaped cross section, wound to the shape of a spring thread. They provide a permanent and wear resistant thread in the parent material that is generally stronger than the original thread. The inserts are designed to be greater in diameter than the tapped hole and compress as they are installed. How do they work?Drill Drill to clear out the damaged thread id requiredTap Use a thread insert tap to match the size the of the boltInstall Wind insert in with light downward pressure until 1/4 to 1/2 turn below the surface, driving tang towards the bottom of the hole.Remove Tang Remove tool and sit back on top of tang. Tap down sharply. Do not try to twist tang off. For sparkplug and large fine thread inserts, use long nose pliers and pull tang out.What are the key features? Size Thread length Locking torqueWhat different types are there? Free running inserts which provide a standard female thread Locking inserts which provide a locking function for the female thread when the fasteners installedWhich application would you use it? Automotive Industrial Electronics Consumer Electronics Aerospace – Avionics, Engines, Airframe Ship Building Defence Power Generation Transport

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RS Stock No. 175-0418
BrandRS PRO
€5.05
1 Pack of 20
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M8 x 1.25 - 8mm
RS Stock No. 175-0434
BrandRS PRO
€2.89
1 Pack of 5
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M12 x 1.75 - 24mm
RS Stock No. 175-0416
BrandRS PRO
€3.91
1 Pack of 20
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M5 x 0.8 - 5mm
RS Stock No. 175-0423
BrandRS PRO
€5.22
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M5 x 0.8 - 7.5mm
RS Stock No. 175-0419
BrandRS PRO
€3.66
1 Pack of 10
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M10 x 1.5 - 10mm
RS Stock No. 175-0421
BrandRS PRO
€5.22
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M3 x 0.5 - 4.5mm
RS Stock No. 175-0429
BrandRS PRO
€6.29
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M4 x 0.7 - 8mm
RS Stock No. 175-0431
BrandRS PRO
€6.29
1 Pack of 20
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M6 x 1 - 12mm
RS Stock No. 175-0424
BrandRS PRO
€5.22
1 Pack of 20
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M6 x 1 - 9mm
RS Stock No. 175-0422
BrandRS PRO
€5.22
1 Pack of 20
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M4 x 0.7 - 6mm
RS Stock No. 175-0420
BrandRS PRO
€2.61
1 Pack of 5
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M12 x 1.75 - 12mm
RS Stock No. 175-0426
BrandRS PRO
€3.87
1 Pack of 10
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M10 x 1.5 - 15mm
RS Stock No. 175-0417
BrandRS PRO
€3.91
1 Pack of 20
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M6 x 1 - 6mm
RS Stock No. 175-0415
BrandRS PRO
€3.91
1 Pack of 20
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M4 x 0.7 - 4mm
RS Stock No. 175-0430
BrandRS PRO
€6.29
1 Pack of 20
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M5 x 0.8 - 10mm
RS Stock No. 175-0428
BrandRS PRO
€6.29
1 Pack of 20
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M3 x 0.5 - 6mm
RS Stock No. 175-0433
BrandRS PRO
€4.58
1 Pack of 10
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M10 x 1.5 - 20mm
RS Stock No. 175-0427
BrandRS PRO
€2.60
1 Pack of 5
Pack(s)
M12 x 1.75 - 18mm
RS Stock No. 175-0425
BrandRS PRO
€6.42
1 Pack of 20
Pack(s)
M8 x 1.25 - 12mm
RS Stock No. 175-0414
BrandRS PRO
€3.91
1 Pack of 20
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M3 x 0.5 - 3mm
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RS Pro threaded inserts can also be known ...
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RS Pro threaded inserts can also be known as threaded bushings The stainless steel inserts have been designed to be inserted into your object, to add or repair a threaded hole.