Spacers & washers
- Sometimes used in machinery.
- Used in situations where components need to be separated on a shaft, such as on a bicycle gears where it is sometimes necessary to put a spacer to separate the gears.
- Come in various materials e.g. HDPE, nylon, steel.
- Can also be used as spacers, anti-vibration devices and locking devices.
- Often used as part of a temporary joint.
- Machine screws used for engineering and woodscrews used…