Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Electronics hardware like this M3 X 6MM nylon standoff are one of our long time specialties and we supply virtually every variation to our customer base. Most of the time these nylon standoff parts are needed in significant enough quantities to use our overseas sources but domestic sources are also available when specifically requested. Like all fasteners we supply, stock and release arrangements are commonly used for these nylon fasteners.
Friday, February 12, 2016
This special socket cap screw is used by our customer for initial testing purposes before committing to a larger quantity in 304 Stainless Steel material - this batch was made using 4140 Alloy Steel at 60 pieces to save money at the testing stage. Lead time for this part was 8 days from order.
Monday, February 8, 2016
Small quantity special fasteners like this Invar 36 Socket Cap Screw measuring 6-32 X 1/4 are a perfect project us. Typically used by our customer for preliminary testing purposes, specials like this are produced by our long time trusted factory sources selected based on the exact quantity, material requested, and lead time required. These Invar 36 screws were purchased at 40 pieces and were shipped within 8 days of original order. Please think of us for any similar needs you may have!
Thursday, February 4, 2016
This is a special 7/16-20 hex head bolt with left hand thread that we have been supplying the same customer for over 5 years. It incorporates a special marked stamp per the customer's print and is manufactured using 1018 cold rolled steel, which is carburized to 1700 degrees, soaked for 2 hours, and oil quenched. Like many of the parts we supply this special part is supplier on an as-released blanket purchase basis.
Engineered Source has been supplying its loyal Aerospace clientele NAS and MS parts like this AN924-16D bulkhead anodized aluminum nut for over two decades. Any paperwork required by our customer is obtained and many of the parts supplied we stock and release based on blanket purchase agreements managed throughout the year.