Let’s Get Down to the Basics

Nuts and bolts can be very confusing to the novice — and sometimes, even to the experienced. The concept of assembling the right fastener to the right component can become a mind-boggling choice. Add to these decisions the variations in sizes, materials and finishes – and the task to choose the right fastener can become daunting.

Our technical library is here to help provide you with useful reference material. Click on the links to find useful information on sizes, materials and finishes so you can find the right fastener to fit your needs.

Dimensional Specifications

Drawings and dimensions of common fastener products


Types of alloys used in the production of fasteners

Grade identification markings for popular grades of bolts


Types of platings, coatings, and finishes available on fasteners