Machine Screw Nuts

Square and Hex Machine Screw Nuts Small Pattern Hex Machine Screw Nuts


Square and Hex Machine Screw Nuts - ANSI/ASME B18.6.3

Nominal Size
or Basic
Thread Diameter
F G H
Width Across Flats Width Across Corners Thickness
Square Hex
Basic Max Min Max Min Max Min Max Min
0 .060 5/32 .156 .150 .221 .206 .180 .171 .050 .043
1 .073 5/32 .156 .150 .221 .206 .180 .171 .050 .043
2 .0860 3/16 .188 .180 .265 .247 .217 .205 .066 .057
3 .0990 3/16 .188 .180 .265 .247 .217 .205 .066 .057
4 .1120 1/4 .250 .241 .354 .331 .289 .275 .098 .087
5 .1250 5/16 .312 .302 .442 .415 .361 .344 .114 .102
6 .1380 5/16 .312 .302 .442 .415 .361 .344 .114 .102
8 .1640 11/32 .344 .332 .486 .456 .397 .378 .130 .117
10 .1900 3/8 .375 .362 .530 .497 .433 .413 .130 .117
12 .2160 7/16 .438 .423 .619 .581 .505 .482 .161 .148
1/4 .2500 7/16 .438 .423 .619 .581 .505 .482 .193 .178
5/16 .3125 9/16 .562 .545 .795 .748 .650 .621 .225 .208
3/8 .3750 5/8 .625 .607 .884 .833 .722 .692 .257 .239



Square and Hex Machine Screw Nuts Properties

Description Hex Machine Screw Nut: A six-sided internally threaded fastener with flat tops and chamfered corners. Threads are to be Unified Standard, class 2B.
Square MachineScrew Nut: A four-sided, internally threaded fatener with flat tops and bottoms and no chamfer. Threads are to be Unified Course thread class 2B
Appication
& Advantaged
Hex Nut: Designed to be used specifically with machine screws. Stainless nuts are used with stainless machine screws where parts are subject to corrosive environments.
Square Nuts: Offers a greater bearing surface for wrenching.
Material Steel: Any low carbon steel
Stainless: 18-8 stainless steel
Plating See plating page for plating information.



Small Pattern Hex Machine Screw Nuts - ANSI/ASME B18.6.3

Nominal Size
or Basic
Thread Diameter
F G H
Width Across Flats Width Across Corners Thickness
Basic Max Min Max Min Max Min
4 .1120 3/16 .188 .180 .217 .205 .066 .057
6 .1380 1/4 .250 .241 .289 .275 .098 .087
8 .1640 1/4 .250 .241 .289 .275 .098 .087
10 .1900 5/16 .312 .302 .361 .344 .114 .102



Small Pattern Hex Machine Screw Nuts Properties - ANSI/ASME B18.6.3

Description Similar in design to standard hex machine screw nuts but with smaller widths accross the flats and across the corners.
Applications
& Advantages
Designed to be used with machine screws in areas where there is limited space for wrenching. Stainless nuts are used with stainless machine screws where parts are subject to corrosive conditions.
Material Steel: Any low carbon steel
Stainless: 18-8 stainless steel
Plating See plating page for plating information.

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