Thursday, April 14, 2016
This is one of a number of glass bead finished fastener parts we supply to our long time customer, made using low carbon steel to the following dimensions: .400 inside dimension, .750 outside dimension, and .060 thickness. The part is manufactured in the United States and sold on a blanket as-released purchase order basis. We typically have on hand 6-12 month supply of the part at any one time.
Special washers are a staple category at Engineered Source and we supply our customer base with a wide range of types, sizes, and materials. This is a special belleville washer made in the United States using SAE 1060 spring steel material and heat treated to 42-48 HRC. It measures .475 on the inside dimension, .848 on the outside dimension, and .060 in thickness. 20 degree offset angle is used per customer's print specifications.
This is a special socket shoulder screw manufactured in the United States using SAE grade 2 steel material with black phosphate finish. A nylon patch process is run on the parts to finalize them for use in our customer's application. We carry these parts on a blanket purchase order basis and typically stock 6-12 month supply for our customer's immediate production needs.
We have been supplying this special hex shoulder bolt to the same customer for over five years, made in the USA using grade 5 steel and zinc plated. Approximately 12 months of supply is carried at all times and parts are released to our customer as needed based on their production. Blanket purchases are used on a rotating basis to lock in pricing and ensure adequate supply at all times.