Captive Hexagon Bolts are often used to secure panels and often remain in the panel when loosened.
Designed with an unthreaded portion below the head, often referred to as a reduced thread, these fasteners are required by EU Law in certain pieces of EU Law. In items such as safety guards, they must be applied to comply with the EU Machine Safety Directive 2006.
They are only able to be partially removed. Thread locking patches can also be installed onto Captive Hexagon Bolts.
Captive Hexagon Bolts are seen regularly in industrial machinery and military applications which must be undertaken quickly and efficiently.
Available as standard in A2 and A4 Stainless Steel from Fastenright.
Thread diameters available from M2 to M12, with lengths ranging from 8mm to 300mm.
Non-standard sizes and materials are available to order, including custom parts made to drawings.
d1 and L1 dimensions can be to customer specification.
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Size not listed? Please call to discuss – we may be able to provide it.