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Tube Inserts

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What are tube inserts and how are they used?

Often used for finishing off pipes and tubing, tube inserts provide a discrete finish making them a popular solution across many different processes. In addition to providing a neat finish, they protect internal sections of your pipes and tubing.

Types of Tube Inserts

Our range of inserts is used across multiple industries and are stocked in a variety of shapes such as round tube insertssquare tube inserts and rectangular tube inserts. When it comes to fittings, threaded tube inserts and push fit tube inserts in a range of materials including plastic, LDPE and many more.

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Square Threaded Tube Inserts

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Threaded Tube Inserts are also known as Box Section Threaded Inserts or Threaded Fittings. These Square Threaded Tube Inserts allow external hardware, such as Adjustable Feet, to be used in conjunction with a square tube, pipe, or box section.

Our extensive Threaded Square Tube Inserts range features numbers materials, including; Nylon 6, High Density Polyethylene (HDPE), High Impact Polystyrene (HIPS), Cast Aluminium Alloy and Steel. With options suitable for heavy duty applications, offering a high load capacity, as well as standard duty applications.

  • Metal Thread gives a smooth repeated adjustment
  • Horizontal options available
  • Threaded for a secure screw
  • For use with; Adjustable Feet, Tilt Glides, Machine Feet, Castors, and other hardware...

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Rectangular Inserts & Glides

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Rectangular Inserts and Glides are ideally suited for the most popular sizes and gauges of rectangle tubing. When inserted into a tube-end, they offer a clean and tidy appearance to the finished application.

It features a ribbed design for ease of insertion and a positive fit. These inserts offer surface protection, and prevent the ingress of dirt and other contaminants to the inner section of the pipe or tube.

Typically used in furniture and industrial equipment applications, the versatility of materials, finishes and colour will provide a choice to maximize the aesthetic appearance and premium fit for your application.Our extensive range is available in a choice of sizes and colour options.

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Round Tube Inserts

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Round Tube Inserts & Glides provide a finished look and protection to the end of round tubing, poles or posts. They are either ribbed for maximum grip and can be used on multiple tube guages or have a plain shank to fit on one tube guage specifically giving you a step lead to provide an easy installation.

A selection of different types and styles are available:

  • Lightweight Round Inserts are simple to assemble and have a high-quality finish. The imperial range has a plain shank, whereas the metric range has a ribbed shank.
  • Tube end inserts of low-density polyethene are knurled for a snug fit and to protect against sharp tube edges.
  • Standard round inserts are also grooved for ease of installation, a secure fit, and to conceal sharp edges.
  • Round domed inserts offer a nice finishing touch to high-quality tubular items.

Typically used in furniture and industrial equipment applications, the versatility of materials, finishes and colour will provide a choice to maximize the aesthetic appearance and premium fit for your application.

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Round Threaded Inserts

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Round threaded inserts are available as quick-fit inserts for tube ends and connecting pipes. They are threaded for secure screw fixing. These threaded inserts provide a stable and secure mounting point for a wide range of furniture and equipment components.

They are commonly used in the manufacturing, packaging and construction industries.

  • Material: HDPE, Nylon, PA, Steel, PP, LDPE, Aluminium, PE
  • Colour: Black, Natural, Grey

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Round Threaded Inserts - Metal

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Round Threaded Inserts provide a threaded surface for fastening screws, bolts or other items. They are ideal for heavy duty applications and are made from cast aluminium alloy. Have an internal thread to accommodate adjustable levelling feet and brackets.

Their metal threads allow for a smooth, secure, and durable fit, and the two-piece mouldings fit snugly into the tubes. There are ideal for use with adjustable feet, tilt guides and castors in furniture applications such as tables, chairs, cabinets or sofas and appliances.

  • Material: HDPE, Steel
  • Colour: Black, Natural

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Angled Square Inserts

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Angled Square Inserts have an angled base making them perfect for pipe ends or irregular surfaces and for tubes that meet angled surfaces.It can be used in furniture assembly, such as chairs or furniture legs, and in construction.

This range of Angle Square Inserts are designed to be easy to insert, and made from a material that allows them to be durable and long-lasting.

  • Material: Polyethylene (PE), Nylon
  • Colour: Black

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Domed Square Inserts

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Domed square inserts are used to finish off and protect square tubes or box sections. They provide an attractive and professional finish to high quality tubular products and protect them from dirt, dust and other debris. They can be used as chair leg inserts and tube caps, and are especially common in the construction and furniture manufacturing industry. It is quick and easy to install and remove.

  • Material: PE
  • Colour: Black

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Round Inserts & Glides - Chrome Finish

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Round Inserts are used to finish the end of tubular products, providing a visually pleasing and clean appearance. The high quality finish is ideal for product presentation.

The round insert features a ribbed shank, which provides easy insertion. This also provides positive-gripping power to aid retention of the insert in its assembly.

  • Materials: Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) and Polyethylene (PE)
  • Finish: Chrome Plated
  • Colours: Black and Silver

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Round Glides

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Round Load Bearing Glides are designed to use as a protection plug or as a glide. The lid is stepped to offer an easy insertion and secure fit.

They are ideal to protect and finish a tube end in moderate to heavy-duty applications These glides provide a smooth, durable base for furniture, appliances and more.

They protect floors from scratches, scuffs and other damage caused by heavy or sharp objects.

  • Material: PE, ABS, Nylon, Butyrate, LDPE, HDPE
  • Colour: Grey, Black

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Oval Inserts & Glides

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Oval Inserts and Glides are ideal for adding a high quality and a finished appearance to the end of oval tubing. Typically used in furniture and industrial equipment applications, the versatility of materials, finishes and colour will provide you a choice to maximize the aesthetic appearance and premium fit for your application.

These inserts are placed into the ends of oval tubes, such as those of chair and table legs. They are available for the most popular sizes and gauges.

Our range has a number of options that allow for easy fitting and removal, and a secure fixing. Ribbed options are featured, which provide ease of entry and a positive fit. Long-lasting and durable, you are sure to find an insert for your next project.

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Rectangular Inserts & Glides - Lightweight

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Rectangular Inserts and Glides are ideally suited lightweight rectangle tube and pipe applications. When inserted into a tube-end, they offer a clean and tidy appearance to the finished application.

They feature a ribbed design for ease of insertion and a positive fit. These inserts offer surface protection, and prevent the ingress of dirt and other contaminants to the inner section of the pipe or tube.

  • Material: Polyethylene
  • Colour: Black
  • Gauge Size = 1.0 to 2.0 mm

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Push-On Tilt Glide

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Push -On Tilt glides are swivel glides with spring insert used on furniture and other products to provide mobility and stability. Insert and Glide come as a one piece to facilitate the application. The Glides are designed with a tube end cap for a clean finish and have a ball and socket joint to create a tilt action. The range offers a choice of base to suit various applications.

  • Material: Steel, Nylon;Steel
  • Colour: Natural

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Round Inserts & Glides

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Round Inserts are used to finish the end of tubular products, providing a visually pleasing and clean appearance. They can also be used as tube feet, providing a base to prevent scratches and damage when products come into contact with a surface.

This range caters to metric threads and offers quick and easy assembly. The insert features a ribbed shank design that provides added positive-gripping power.

  • Material: Polyethylene (PE) and Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE)
  • Finish Options: Polished and Textured
  • Colours: Black, Grey and White

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Rectangular Threaded Inserts & Glides

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Our range of Threaded Inserts and Glides come in a variety of options. Inserts are placed into the cavity at the end of pipes and tubes to provide a clean and neat finished appearance. Inserts also offer surface protection, and prevent the ingress of dirt and other contaminants.

These inserts can be used in a range of standard or heavy duty applications, but are ideally used with adjustable feet, tilt glides and castors.

Available are all-metal inserts, and plastic inserts with a metal nut. The metal threat provides a secure fit and allows for smooth repeatable adjustment of the insert. The plastic inserts come either as a single piece or a two-piece moulding. The two-piece mouldings fit neatly together to fit into tubes.

  • Materials: High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE), Polyamide (PA) and Aluminium.
  • Colours: Black, Grey and Natural

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Spring Insert Glide

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Spring Insert Glides are a one piece design to ease the application. The spring insert allows the glide to fit snugly and securely onto the furniture leg, ensuring a stable and secure fit. Spring Insert Glides are ideal for use on a variety of surfaces, including carpet, tile, and hardwood floors, and can help to prevent damage to flooring and reduce noise and scratches caused by furniture movement. The Push-On glides are round profile and come in a range of materials and base finishes to suit various applications.

  • Material: Steel, Nylon;Steel, Steel;Nylon
  • Colour: Black, Natural, White

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Square Inserts & Glides

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Square Inserts & Glides provide a finished look and protection to the end of square tubing, poles and posts. They are either ribbed for maximum grip and can be used on multiple tube guages or have a plain shank to fit one tube guage specifically giving you a step lead to provide an easy installation.

They are designed to provide a tight-fitting connection on a variety of tubular products and some can help prevent damage to floors or other surfaces, as well as protect the tube from external elements.

They come in a variety of options and styles: standard square ribbed inserts, lightweight square inserts, and metallic square inserts. Typically used in furniture and industrial equipment applications, the versatility of materials, finishes and colours will provide a choice to maximize the aesthetic appearance and premium fit for your application.

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Round Inserts & Glides Steel Base

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Round Inserts & Glides in base steel are ideal for use with adjustable feet, tilt glides, castors or on carpeted floors. They are ready for push fit installation and can be found in fixed or articulating variants. It has a metal thread for smooth, repeatable adjustment and has a rotating slider with spring-loaded insert for one-piece application.

  • Material: Steel
  • Colour: Black, Natural

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Chrome-Plated Rectangular Inserts

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Rectangular Inserts are applied to a variety of tubular applications and provide a neat and tidy appearance. These inserts have the added advantage of being chrome-capped, which gives then an attractive, high-gloss aesthetic that is ideal for finished products.

Suitable applications include chair and table legs, cabinets, shelving and others. The range includes ribbed options that are easy to insert and provide a positive fit. These options are suited to a wall section of 1.0 to 2.0 mm in thickness.

  • Materials: Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) and Polyethylene (PE)
  • Finish: Chrome Plated
  • Colours: Black and Silver

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Horizontal Inserts for Rectangular Inserts

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Tube Inserts are available with different features. Inserted to the end of tubes; they are ideal for the attachment of levelling feet or castors.

This range of Horizontal Inserts are designed to insert into rectangular tubes, and provide a neat and tidy finish to the application.

Customers can choose from four options that allow for a variety of joining configurations. These include;

Type 1 has 1 level and 2 directions
Type 2 has 1 level, 2 directions and top thread
Type 3 has 1 level, 2 directions and bottom thread
Type 4 has 1 level, 2 directions and 2 threads

  • Material: Nylon
  • Colour: Black

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Teflon Glides Screw On

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Screw On Glides includes a metal screw designed to be attached to the bottom of chairs, tables, and other furniture pieces to protect floors from scratches or damage. The Teflon material allows for a smooth, slippery surface that permits furniture to glide easily across the floor.

It is easy to install and remove by screwing it in and ensuring a stronghold on the attached item. It has a hole that provides a fixing entry for the screw without damaging the washer. Easy to maintain and resistant to moisture and chemicals. They are often used for furniture, medical devices, and moving parts of machinery.

  • Material: PA
  • Colour: Black

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Tube Connectors

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Tube connectors are used to join several tubes together. It is easy and simple to install thanks to its push fit. It has a threaded insert to accommodate adjustable levelling feet and mounts.

It provides a secure and reliable joint that helps to ensure the safety and longevity of the structure or equipment being assembled.

  • Material: Polyamide (PA), Nylon
  • Colour: Black, Natural

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Square Tube Connectors

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Plastic and Metal Tube Connectors are used to make a junction between several tubes. The tube connector is pushed into a tube, with no fixing required. They are an ideal solution for making a tube frame or a tube network.

We offer multi-way 1.5 inch Square Tubing Connectors, which are available in a Nylon only option, or a Nylon with a Steel core option. We also stock Round Tube Connectors made from Nylon as part of the multi-way range. Seven alternative direction types are available in this range, with natural or grey colour options.

Alternatively, we have a range of Square and Round Expanding Tube Connectors made from Nylon. Choices include a Female Connector with a Stainless Steel Nut, and a Male Connector with a Stainless Steel Bolt. The male and female mating parts screw together, the screw and nut tighten to hold in place. Male and female parts are sold separately. Colour choices are black and natural.

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Walking Aid Feet - Rubber

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These Walking Aid Feet Rubber are designed to provide a secure grip and durability to pipes, or round tubes joined together, creating a complex structure and framework. Available in I and T shape to connect two or three tubes, creating a tight, secure seal.

It is easy and quick to install thanks to its push fit system. Resistant to chemical agents and damage. Used in various industries, including automotive to connect fuel lines and brake lines, construction to connect pipes in plumbing and HVAC systems and medical devices.

  • Material: PA, Nylon, PE
  • Colour: Natural, Black

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Threaded Inserts - Inch

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Threaded inserts with a threaded wall replace stripped or broken threads with stronger threads, guaranteeing a stable connection. They have an inner thread that allows a bolt or screw to be inserted and firmly attached.

It is simple to install and remove, and it can help to avoid thread stripping or distortion that can occur when a screw or bolt is repeatedly inserted and released from the material. Once in position, the insert offers a secure fastening that will not move.

These are widely utilised in a variety of industrial applications, including in automotive, aerospace, and medical equipment. Threaded Inserts are available in metric or a combination of metric and inch.

  • Threaded inserts with a threaded wall replace stripped or broken threads with stronger threads.
  • It can help to avoid thread stripping or distortion that can occur when a screw or bolt is repeatedly inserted and released from the material.
  • Once in position, the insert offers a secure fastening that will not move.
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Threaded Inserts - Metric

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Threaded inserts with a threaded wall replace stripped or broken threads with stronger threads, guaranteeing a stable connection. They have an inner thread that allows a bolt or screw to be inserted and firmly attached.

It is simple to install and remove, and it can help to avoid thread stripping or distortion that can occur when a screw or bolt is repeatedly inserted and released from the material. Once in position, the insert offers a secure fastening that will not move.

These are widely utilised in a variety of industrial applications, including in automotive, aerospace, and medical equipment.

  • Threaded inserts with a threaded wall replace stripped or broken threads with stronger threads.
  • It can help to avoid thread stripping or distortion that can occur when a screw or bolt is repeatedly inserted and released from the material.
  • Once in position, the insert offers a secure fastening that will not move.
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