The RS Partsfinder brings you the entire RS catalogue with the click of a button.

With our new accelerator, finding RS products is easier than ever. No matter where you are on the web, simply highlight any stock number, manufacturers part number or keyword and you can instantly search our database of over 300,000 products, without the need to open multiple web pages and copy and paste.

Check out the quick tutorial videos below or click download to get started.

Internet Explorer users (8 and above) - view demo

Click the video to see how our Partsfinder for IE works

FireFox users (3.5 and above) - view demo

Click the video to see how our Partsfinder for FireFox works

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is the RS Partsfinder?
    Partsfinder is an accelerator - an added function to your "right-click" menu. It allows you to instantly search the RS catalogue without the need to manually open extra browser windows, wherever you are on the web.
  2. How do I use the RS Partsfinder?
    Once you have installed the accelerator, simply highlight the text you wish to search on, then right-click and search our site - it's that simple! FireFox users will also need to change their browser search engine (see video demo for details).
  3. Which browser types are supported?
    Internet Explorer versions 8 and above, FireFox users versions 3.5 and above
  4. What are the benefits?
    The search tools allow you to instantly search our catalogue simply by highlighting text anywhere on the web. It also allows you to compare prices, check stock, etc... without the need to copy & paste or manually open any further web sites.
  5. How do I install the RS Partsfinder?
    Simply click the download buttons above, and follow the instructions. It's simple, and takes seconds - no added software is required.
  6. How do I uninstall the RS Partsfinder?
    IE users: in IE, select "Tools", then "Manage Add-ons" from the dropdown menu. Select "Accelerators" on the left-hand menu, highlight the accelerator you wish to uninstall, then select "Remove".
    FireFox users: Click on the search dropdown list button in the search toolbar, then select "Manage Search Engines".