RS PRO Shim Kit, Steel - Green

Technical Reference
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Status: Not Applicable
COO (Country of Origin): US
Product Details

RS PRO Steel Shim

RS PRO series of steel shims which come in various thickness to suit all requirements. These steel shims have the material type, size, thickness and a tracing lot number printed right on the surface for fast and convenient identification.

This range of Steel Shims include the following sizes:

  • 519-034 - 100in x 6in x 0.025 mm

  • 518-756 - 100in x 6in x 0.203 mm

  • 518-750 - 100in x 6in x 0.254 mm

  • 518-902 - 100in x 6in x 0.787 mm

  • 518-891 - Shim Kit, Steel, 12 piece 0.001" to 0.015"

  • 518-918 - 2.5 m x 15 0mm x 0.1 mm

  • 518-879 - 2.5 m x 150 mm x 0.2 mm

  • 518-841 - 2.5 m x 150 mm x 0.25 mm

  • 518-863 - 2.5 m x 150 mm x 0.5 mm

  • 518-867 - Shim Kit, Steel, 10 piece 0.05 mm to 0.80 mm

Features and Benefits:

  • Precision Brand Steel Shim Stock is a full, cold rolled, carbon 1008-1010

  • Rockwell Hardness: <.69" thick RB90 Min. >.070" thick RB84 Min.

  • Meets AISI-1008/AISI-1010

Typical Applications

A shim is a thin piece of material used to fill small gaps or spaces between objects or to make a surface flush or level. In industry parts of machines can get worn away or ground down over time resulting in loss of functionality. To reduce this wear and tear shims can be fitted between machinery components for adjustment or alignment and so improve the functionality and mechanical life of the machine.

These Steel Shims can be used for:

  • Precision adjustments and alignments in machinery

  • Tool and die set up

  • Machine repair and maintenance

  • Mounting of motor pumps and other machinery

  • Prototype work

FAQs

What are steel shims used for?

Shims have different thicknesses and are used for various jobs such as:

  • Provide a level surface

  • To fill gaps

  • Reduce clearance between two objects

  • Stainless steel shim stock is ideal for making spring clips, retainers and washers

Specifications
Attribute Value
Material Steel
Thickness 0.001 → 0.015in
Length 12in
Width 6in
Number of Sheets 12
Colour Green
8 In stock - FREE next working day delivery available
Price Each
£ 93.60
(exc. VAT)
£ 112.32
(inc. VAT)
Units
Per unit
1 - 2
£93.60
3 - 5
£87.04
6 - 11
£82.38
12 +
£74.90
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