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6 Lobe Pin TX Pan Thread Forming Security Screw

6 Lobe Pin TX Pan Thread Forming Security Screw

  • Pan Thread Forming Security Screw
  • An economic secure solution
  • Quick and easy to fix
  • No material removed when fixing
  • Medium security resistance
  • Reusable 2-way drive
  • Usable for higher torque applications
  • Steel Zinc plated

All stocked sizes are listed below. 6 Lobe Pin TX Pan Thread Forming Security Screws are available in non-standard sizes to order.

Thread / Length (mm) 4 5 6 8 10 12
2MM
2.6MM
3MM
4MM

Description: 6 Lobe Pin TX Pan Thread Forming Security Screw

6 Lobe Pin TX Pan Thread Forming Security Screws are supplied in zinc plated steel. The thread forming screw is used primarily for plastics but can be used for metal. They differ from self-tappers in that they do not remove any material to create the thread. The vandal resistant 6 lobe drive require a special driver bit and can be removed if maintenance is required.

Special Pin TX Security Screws can be made to order including modifications and custom parts to drawings.

Advantages of 6 Lobe Pin TX Screws

  • Reduced slippage (cam-out) compared to other drives like Philips or 2-hole
  • Better torque when compared to conventional screw heads
  • Less risk of damage to the drive tip, screw head or the application, making it cost effective to install and remove

6 lobe Pin TX Security screws offer medium security resistance against vandals and thieves at a relatively low cost.

Within the industry Pin TX security screws are also referred to by other names including Star Pin Drive, Tamper Torx ®, Torx® Pin, Resistorx® and 6 Lobe Pin.

Tamper Resistant 6 lobe Pin TX machine screws can be used with Pin TX Barrel Nuts, Security Wave Nuts, Shear Nuts, Kinmar Reusable Nuts, Kinmar Permanent Nuts, 4-Hole Nuts or for added security.

Please see the stock size chart and technical information for all available sizes.

Any non-listed sizes or materials can be manufactured to order, please call us or use the “Make an Enquiry” button above.

Pin torx pan thread forming screw type B technical drawing

DIAMETER 2MM 2.6MM 3MM 4MM
DK 3.5 4.5 5.5 7
K 1.3 1.7 2 2.6
TOOL SIZE TX6 TX8 TX10 TX20

*For guidance purposes only

6 Lobe Pin Torx Pan Thread Forming Screw