TFC Ltd. Datasheets for Threaded Inserts

Threaded inserts are blocks of material with a threaded hole that are pressed or molded into a part, usually made of a different material.
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Product Name Notes
A hexagonal grooved insert offering an economic alternative to the more traditional round knurled insert. The hexagon size is typically 2mm larger than the thread size. Available in both blind...
A low cost screw-in insert for timber and plastics with hexagon drive. Material: Die-cast Zinc Alloy To specify: Use Part No e.g. SDF M5 13
A round, knurled and grooved insert, suitable for most applications and processes, giving an excellent uniform grip. Available in both blind and thru' styles. Material: Brass To specify: Type followed...
A symmetrical insert, quick to install either cold, or by heat transfer. Material: Brass (-80) Finish: Self-colour To specify: Type - bolt size - length e.g. SAS - M3
Application: The ENSAT® S307/S308 series is designed to provide maximum pull-out strength and wear-resistant threads in aluminium, aluminium alloy, magnesium and mild steel. Three lateral cutting holes provide the means...
For post moulding into thermoplastic materials these ultrasonic inserts provide strong wear-resistant threads. Can also be installed by heat transfer. Material: Brass (-80) Stainless steel (-50) To specify: Type -...
For post moulding into thermoplastic materials, where a symmetrical insert is required. Material: Brass To specify: Type followed by thread size e.g. SINS 29L M3.0
For post-mounting into thermoplastic materials via heat transfer or cold press-in. Material: Brass To specify: Type followed by thread size e.g. SINS19-M3L
For post-mounting into thermoplastic materials via heat transfer or cold press-in. Material: Brass To specify: Type followed by thread size e.g. SINS19-M3S
For use in most plastics including thermosetting, providing high and consistent pull-out strength. Material: Brass Finish: Self-colour
For use in thermosetting plastics providing strong, wear-resistant threads. Installation is by simple press-in method. Material: Brass (-80) Finish: Self-colour To specify: Type - Thread size - Material e.g. S850-0030-80...
Headed inserts provide high levels of performance whilst offering a strong load-bearing surface. Material: Steel Finish: Zinc & yellow passivated, Aluminium (self-colour)
Heat-installed inserts for use in stress-sensitive materials Material: Brass (-80) To specify: Type - Thread size - Material e.g. M4 Brass - S863-0040-80 Note: Headed version available to special order...
Manual heat insert drivers are designed to install post-moulded brass inserts into thermoplastic by the heat transfer method. They offer a low cost and flexible solution to insert installation. Temperature...
Provides a strong, wear-resistant and vibration-proof fastening in soft plastics, wood/fibre materials and composite materials. Material: Brass To specify: Use Part No as stated e.g. S822-0040-80
Provides strong and wear-resistant screw connections in moulded or cast parts made of metal alloy. Suitable for through or blind holes. Material: Steel - hardened Finish: Zinc plated and yellow...
Semi-automatic manual inserters are designed to install post-moulded brass inserts into thermoplastic by the heat transfer method. They offer a low cost and flexible solution to insert installation. Inserts are...
Solid compression limiters provide a strong and reliable defence against the stresses caused by fastener torque. Installed by heat transfer or simple press-in. Material: Brass Finish: Self-colour Length & wall...
Steel threaded inserts with reduced head and hexagonal shank giving a high degree of performance and resistance to turning. SHAS Material: Mild steel Finish: Zinc & yellow passivated SHASS Material:...
Steel threaded inserts with reduced head and knurled body providing added resistance to turning. Material: Mild steel Finish: Zinc & yellow passivated.
The countersunk head of the SSFTS gives all the load bearing characteristics and performance of the headed insert whilst maintaining surface finish. Material: Steel Finish: Zinc & yellow passivated, Aluminium...
Thin sheet inserts are ideal for light applications, providing deep reusable tapped holes. Material: SSPR - Mild steel SSPRS - 300 Series Stainless steel Finish: Zinc & yellow passivated Clear...
To be used in a manual tap wrench. Tool 620 for use in a pillar drill with a reversible tapping attachment or tapping machine not pitch controlled. Tool 621 for...
Type SINS10 - Thread-forming insert for ductile materials Type SINS13 - Thread-cutting insert for brittle materials Material: Brass To specify: Type followed by thread size, e.g. SINS13 M4