Socket screws are used in more accurate assemblies and sometimes required when the head of the screw requires it to be countersunk and hidden from sight. It is assembled or disassembled using a hex bit/wrench.
Sample Socket Products We Carry
Melfast can furnish virtually any socket products you can imagine. These are a sample of the kinds of socket products we typically distribute
Button Socket Cap Screw
Providing the ideal solution for low clearance applications, the button socket cap screw is available in sizes from 4-40 through to 5/8-11. The hex socket allows for high torque and simple, rapid loosening and tightening in a variety of industrial applications, including those in steel fabrication, water treatment and pump manufacturing. Our button socket cap screws are available in steel, stainless steel, alloys, and aluminum, among other materials. Ask about platings to suit your application.
Flat Head Socket Cap Screw
Designed for certain applications in steel fabrication, railroad construction and modular buildings, the flat socket cap screw combines several elements into the ideal fastener. With a flat head for a smooth finish, this cap screw also provides a hex indentation for rapid and repeated tightening and loosening. Ask about our wide ranges of sizes, from 4-40 through to 3/4-10, and the many different materials and platings available for flat socket cap screws.