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The job of a washer is to prevent fasteners and screws from coming loose. These handy solutions prevent leaks and even out any pressures applied. Our range features a wide selection of washers in materials such as steel, nylon and rubber. Due to the nature of their purpose, we offer various shapes, sizes and types to ensure our washers are up to the job of securing the nut in which they are applied to. For more information on washers, check out our guide How and when to use washers effectively.

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Flare Washers - Nylon

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Quick Locking Rings are an ideal solution for retaining lightweight constructions or as a slide washer on rotation centres. The POM material can be sterilised and is easily assembled and dismantled without special tools.

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Retaining Rings

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Retainer Rings are installed into pre-manufactured grooves on axles to act as a shoulder and retain a specified component or assembly. These retainers are designed with a lip for easy assembly and dismantling. These can be found in POM material.

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Finishing Washers

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Finishing washers have good insulation properties, are a high-quality finish and give excellent protection against damage to your application.

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Flat Washers - Metal

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Flat Metal Washers, are a type of Plain Washer; they are commonly used in conjunction with screws, bolts or nuts. They offer spacing and load distribution, and are an important part of any fastener assembly. Flat washers are a popular type of washer that does not lock, but instead is applied to protect mating surfaces from damage.

Our range of metal flat washers comes in Mild and Stainless Steel, in both Flat and Countersunk variants. Matt and zinc plated finishes are available.

We have a wide range of Nuts to choose from, so why not browse our selection of Metal Standard Hex Nuts, Nyloc Nuts, Metal Lock & Flange Nuts or our Metal Wing Nuts to find the ideal partner to suit your application.

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Flat Washers - Plastic

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Flat Washers made from a variety of plastics. Also known as plain washers, these flat plastic washers are among the most commonly used. The plastic washer helps evenly distribute the load of a fastener, such as a nut, whilst helping to reduce heat and friction during the process of tightening.

Our wide range features a vast array of sizes, including large diameter plastic washers that are suitable for a number of metric threads. We also offer a choice of materials, including Nylon washers and other plastic washers made from Polycarbonate (PC), Polypropylene (PP) and Polyoxymethylene (POM). As well as high-quality, hard plastic washers like Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK). All with a durable, smooth finish.

  • Insulates against moisture and electricity
  • Resistant to corrosion, abrasion and most chemicals
  • Provides full insulation, cushioning and spacing
  • Colours: Natural, Black and Brown.

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Flat Washers - Rubber

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Rubber Washers for sale at Essentra Components. Designed for use with screws, bolts and nuts - flat washers rubber are an essential component in any fastener assembly. Also known as plain washers, they are the most commonly used washer type. Flat washers do not have a locking function, but instead are applied as protection for mating surfaces, from damage. Our rubber washers, which are often used by manufactures for spacing, buffing, sealing and for locking purposes, provide ideal support to threaded fasteners, particularly in the construction industry. These durable flat rubber washers have excellent anti-vibration and shock absorbing properties, whilst also helping to seal fluids and other liquid connections - and offer superior insulation, particularly within electronic assemblies.

The range includes a Thermoplastic Rubber Washer (TPR) that has improved chemical resistance, sealing characteristics and vibration resistance. These are a great solution for oil, gas and automotive industries. These flat rubbers are manufactured to DIN 125 standard. They also benefit from flame resistance to UL94 HB standard.

We also offer a flat washer made from Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), which has high stiffness and fantastic electrical properties - making it ideal for use in a range of electrical assembly applications. This PVC washer provides abrasion and moisture resistance.

  • Smooth, black finish
  • Rubber washer sizes include, but are not limited to; M8 rubber washers.

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Toothed Lock Washers - External

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Our Locking Washers are made from metal, with either a stainless steel or zinc plated finish. These External Tooth Lock Washers have been developed for locking screws, bolts and nuts in place, and offer ideal prevention for the loosening of PCB spacers caused by vibrations.The Tooth Lock Washer, also known as an Electrical Contact Washer, has tooth-like serrations on the external diameter that help the toothed washer prevent bolted joints from loosening, through the use of friction.Our stainless steel toothed washers offer good corrosion and wear resistance. The zinc plated external tooth washer option, is ideal for applications where a high mechanical strength is needed. The lower material cost makes it an alternative to brass, when conductivity is not a critical issue. Zinc plating provides a professional finish and is RoHS compliant.

  • DIN rated
  • Compatible Screw Sizes: M2 and M3.

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Retaining Washers

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A Plastic Retaining Washer are fasteners designed to lock in place after installation - creating a secure fastening assembly. The are designed so the inside diameter grips the outside of a screw shank. The Anti-Loss Washer easily slides on to the screw, but is retained on the screw once assembled.

Our extensive Anti Loss Washer range is available with or without internal teeth. The anti-loss lip is suitable for pre-assembly, which helps reduce final assembly cost and saves time. These Retention Washers come in a wide choice of plastic materials that benefit from excellent sealing capabilities, chemical and corrosion resistance.

  • Materials: Nylon 6/6 and Nylon 6, High and Low Density Polyethylene (PE), Polycarbonate (PC), Polyoxymethylene (POM), and Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Colours: Black, Blue, Grey, Natural and Red.

Retaining washers are frequently purchased with our Plastic Standard Hex Nuts by customers.

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Saddle Washers - Nylon

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Our Plastic Saddle Washers range consists of Nylon Saddle Washers.

This includes Saddle Washers suitable for the assembly of crossed round tubes. Saddle Connectors that fits to the top of a connector to attach a horizontal tube, and is suitable for the M8 range of Expander Connectors (sold separately). Additionally included are Saddle Tube Connectors, for which a solid T connection is created using an M6 Screw; they are suitable for furniture, constructions, stand builders and machinery.

A Saddle Washer is designed to accommodate pipes and tubes. They provide support to the pipe assembly during installation and application. Our Pipe Saddle Washers range is available in a choice of black and white. The Nylon 6/6 material will not cause damage to painted surfaces.

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Shoulder Washers

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Shoulder Washers, also known as Insulation Sleeves or Shoulder Bushes, are designed to provide electric and heat insulation for assemblies where this is a fundamental requirement. A type of stepped washer, they are made from a variety of materials and colours, these products are self lubrication, corrosion and abrasion resistant.

The step washer offering features shoulder bushes made from Nylon 6/6, These nylon sleeve washers are a self-lubricating option, great for anything that pivots or rotates. The are low coefficient of friction, and resistant of moisture, dirt and most chemicals. We also have a countersunk sleeve that is frequently applied in electro technical environments, and is compulsory by law in many countries. It prevents electrical corrosion with countersunk head screws.

Perhaps our wide selection of Insulation Sleeves is more suitable for your project needs? Made from a choice of natural Nylon 6 or black Nylon with a glass-fibre compound; these sleeves prevent contact with conducting materials, prevent parts from vibrating loose, and accurately locate and space assemblies.

Our nylon shouldered washers range extends with a selection of Locking and Sealing Washers. Locking and sealing types are sold separately. Screw Insulators available in a range of sizes, as well as high temperature options. The high temperature insulators also have options made from Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS). Or just keep it simple and browse our wide range of shoulder washer and insulating washers, that have flame resistance to a UL94 V2 standard.

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Spring Washers - Single Wave

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Spring Washers are designed to deflect in application, creating more friction with the assembly and reducing the risk of the bolt or nut coming loose. These are available in Mild Steel or natural Acetal. Often purchased alongside our Metal Standard Hex Nuts.

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Insulating Cup Washers

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Headboard Washers

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Headboard Washers

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Bonded Washers

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Bonded Washers, also known as Bonded Seals or Sealing Washers, are a type of washer used to provide sealing properties for screws and bolts. Commonly used in applications that need a stronger seal than typical washers can provide.

Our Bonded Washer range consists of Nitrile Washers; made from Steel and with a Nitrile Rubber 80 seal. Ideal for applications that have hydraulic fluids or engine lubricating oils.

  • BSP and Metric thread types.

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