Hobby & Engineering Supplies - an MBA company

Bar And Rod Categories


Bar - H Section - Brass
Bar - H Section - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - H Section (300mm Long Only)


There is also a good range of Bar - H Section - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rectangular Bar - Aluminium
Rectangular Bar - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Rectangular Bar

Thin and thick Aluminum strip and rectangular profiles

Small sizes may not be perfectly straight.

There is also a good range of Rectangular Bar - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Square Bar - Brass
Square Bar - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - Square

Saw Cut Ends. Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries. Smaller sizes may not be supplied straight.

There is also a good range of Square Bar - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


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Shafting General Purpose


Shafting - Carbon Steel - Keyed
Shafting - Carbon Steel - Keyed

Also see combined categories:
All Shafting
All Steel Shafting

Keyways are cut full length of each bar. Low carbon steel C1018. Good case hardening properties.

Diameter Tolerance +0.00/-0.051. Keyway Depth Tolerance +0.41/-0.00. Keyway Width Tolerance +0.05/-0.00. Unhardened carbon steel. Special order may be available for stainless steel, other diameters, other lengths. Please ask.

There is also a good range of Shafting - Carbon Steel - Keyed on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Shafting - Unground - Silver Steel
Shafting - Unground - Silver Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - Silver Steel and Drill Rod
All Drill Rod

Unhardened silversteel shafting for general purposes. Not suitable for precision bearings until machined to correct tolerances and hardened.

See also drill rod. Drill Rod.

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There is also a good range of Shafting - Unground - Silver Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Bungs


Bungs and Caps - Reversible - Round
Bungs and Caps - Reversible - Round


Tapered plastic bungs fit inside round tube or over the outside ends of rod, tube or shafting.

Can be used on threaded or unthreaded parts. Used as tuning bungs or rod tips. Helps prevent damage to the product ends. Helps prevent injury from sharp edges.

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There is also a good range of Bungs and Caps - Reversible - Round on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Engineering and Hobby Rod


Rod - Round - Soft Metal Packs
Rod - Round - Soft Metal Packs

Also see combined categories:
All Soft Metal Packs

For general hobby applications. This rod is annealed soft to make it easier to bend. Copper, brass and aluminium,

300mm lengths. Not recommended for heavy duty applications. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Soft Metal Packs on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Aluminium
Rod - Round - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Rod - Round

For general hobby applications.

NOTE! Very thin sizes may experience some bending. They may not be straight for the entire length. May be slightly oversized on OD so some reworking may be required before fitting closely mating parts such as bearings. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Brass
Rod - Round - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Rod - Round

For general hobby applications.

NOTE! Very thin sizes may experience some bending. They may not be straight for the entire length. May be slightly oversized on OD so some reworking may be required before fitting closely mating parts such as bearings. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Stainless Steel
Rod - Round - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Rod - Round

For general hobby applications.

NOTE! Very thin sizes may experience some bending. They may not be straight for the entire length. May be slightly oversized on OD so some reworking may be required before fitting closely mating parts such as bearings. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Stainless Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Hobby Shafting


Shafting - Ground - Hobby - Steel
Shafting - Ground - Hobby - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Shafting
All Steel Shafting

Silversteel shafting for hobbies. Not suitable for precision bearings.

Suitable for use with plastic gears, bushes, couplings etc. Not recommended for use with precision steel or stainless steel bearings. Some sizes have special features such as serrations or small barbs (noted in description). Unground ends. Ideal for axles in robotic applications and educational projects.

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Assortment Kits - Various
Assortment Kits - Various


Springs - O-Rings - Shafting - Circlips - Gears - Chain - Machine Keys - Nuts - Bolts - Shim - Screws - Washers - Roll Pins - Woodruff Keys - Cotter Pins - E-Clips - Fuses - Grease Nipples - Hitch Pins - Clevis Pins


There is also a good range of Assortment Kits - Various on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


4C Cam Shaft - 90 Enya Parts
4C Cam Shaft - 90 Enya Parts


Bearings and Spare Parts for Remote Control Models

Where alternative parts are offered, we make no claims as to their suitability. Selection of the most suitable bearings and parts is the responsibility of the customer. We recommend you replace bearings with the same type if that type is working well. High speed caged bearings are better suited to handle vibration than standard caged bearings.


Spacers - Round - Through Bore - Aluminium
Spacers - Round - Through Bore - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Round Spacers
All Flat Washers and Spacers - Metallic

Shaft spacers - Aluminium


There is also a good range of Spacers - Round - Through Bore - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Couplings - Rigid - Hobby - Brass
Couplings - Rigid - Hobby - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Rigid Couplings

A selection of inexpensive brass couplings for shaft sizes from 2 to 5 mm.


Related Information:

There is also a good range of Couplings - Rigid - Hobby - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Knobs - Pointer - Arrow Top
Knobs - Pointer - Arrow Top

Also see combined categories:
All Pointer Knobs

Push on. Suits 6.35mm (1/4 inch) shaft.


There is also a good range of Knobs - Pointer - Arrow Top on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Knobs - Pointer - Skirted
Knobs - Pointer - Skirted

Also see combined categories:
All Pointer Knobs

Grub screw fixing. Suits 6.35mm (1/4 inch) shaft. Brass insert.


There is also a good range of Knobs - Pointer - Skirted on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Knobs - Pointer - Black Aluminium
Knobs - Pointer - Black Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Pointer Knobs

Grub screw fixing. Suits 6.35mm (1/4 inch) shaft.


There is also a good range of Knobs - Pointer - Black Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Couplings - Eccentric Drive
Couplings - Eccentric Drive


1.88mm bore press fits most standard hobby motors (2mm shaft)


There is also a good range of Couplings - Eccentric Drive on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Knobs - Pointer - Aluminium and Plastic
Knobs - Pointer - Aluminium and Plastic

Also see combined categories:
All Pointer Knobs

Grub screw fixing. Suits 6.35mm (1/4 inch) shaft. Brass Insert. White Pointer.


There is also a good range of Knobs - Pointer - Aluminium and Plastic on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Gearmotors - DC - Low Voltage
Gearmotors - DC - Low Voltage

Also see combined categories:
All Low Voltage DC Gearmotors

Reversible - Low Voltage - Self Starting.

Reversible. Low Voltage. Self Starting. Housing : Plastic / Shaft : Steel.

There is also a good range of Gearmotors - DC - Low Voltage on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 6mm Diameter
Motors - DC  6mm Diameter

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

Our smallest motors at an affordable price.

Various models 10000 to 30000 rpm. Low starting voltage of Less than0.8V. Rated Voltage 1.3V. Less than 43 dB Mechanical Noise Level. 100 hours / 100000 turns mechanical life. Clockwise rotation when viewed from shaft end. Not recommended for reversing.

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There is also a good range of Motors - DC 6mm Diameter on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Gearmotors - Basic - Hobby - 12.1mm Diameter
Gearmotors - Basic - Hobby - 12.1mm Diameter

Also see combined categories:
All Basic Gearmotors

Small light weight geared motors used in toys and small solar applications

NOTE! These do not have a standard output shaft. The output is a plastic crossed block (see diagram) which is designed to be fitted to a fabricated coupling in O.E.M applications. However, the plastic block would be suitable for drilling and attaching objects with wire for rotating mobile type applications.

There is also a good range of Gearmotors - Basic - Hobby - 12.1mm Diameter on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


RC Spare Parts - Colt
RC Spare Parts - Colt


Colt spare parts listed by description. Includes 1/10 Belt Drive, Colt Buggy, GP, EVO7, Nissan Silvia, 2WD, 4WD, Toyota IS200, Monster Truck, EP Touring Car, MT Truggy, Mini Cooper, Shaft Drive

Refer to your parts manual to ensure you purchase the correct items.


Strip - Soft Metal Packs
Strip - Soft Metal Packs


For general hobby applications. This brass strip is annealed soft to make it easier to bend. Brass.

300mm lengths. Not recommended for heavy duty applications. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

There is also a good range of Strip - Soft Metal Packs on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 16.6X32.0 mm
Motors - DC 16.6X32.0 mm

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

M-500T Series 1.5 to 9 VDC - 1430 to 2230 RPM.

See Datasheets in PDF format. Link at bottom of this page. Direction of rotation (CW = Clockwise, ACW = Anticlockwise) when looking towards shaft.

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There is also a good range of Motors - DC 16.6X32.0 mm on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 18.9X18.0X9.5 mm
Motors - DC 18.9X18.0X9.5 mm

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

M-020 Series - 1 to 3 VDC - 3700 to 11000 RPM.

See Datasheets in PDF format. Link at bottom of this page. Direction of rotation (CW = Clockwise, ACW = Anticlockwise) when looking towards shaft. Weight Approx 9.5 grams.

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There is also a good range of Motors - DC 18.9X18.0X9.5 mm on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 25.0x20.1X15.1 mm
Motors - DC 25.0x20.1X15.1 mm

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

M-13 Series - 1.5 to 24 VDC - 4500 to 13760 RPM.

See Datasheets in PDF format. Link at bottom of this page. Direction of rotation (CW = Clockwise, ACW = Anticlockwise) when looking towards shaft.

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There is also a good range of Motors - DC 25.0x20.1X15.1 mm on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 25.0X21.0 mm
Motors - DC 25.0X21.0 mm

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

M-14 Series 1.5 to 3 VDC - 4230 to 11280 RPM.

See Datasheets in PDF format. Link at bottom of this page. Direction of rotation (CW = Clockwise, ACW = Anticlockwise) when looking towards shaft.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Motors - DC 25.0X21.0 mm on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 26.9X23.8 mm
Motors - DC 26.9X23.8 mm

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

M-26 Series 1.5 to 24 VDC - 2500 to 15100 RPM.

See Datasheets in PDF format. Link at bottom of this page. Direction of rotation (CW = Clockwise, ACW = Anticlockwise) when looking towards shaft.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Motors - DC 26.9X23.8 mm on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 30.5X24.2 mm
Motors - DC 30.5X24.2 mm

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

M-28 Series 1.5 to 24 VDC - 2830 to 14250 RPM.

See Datasheets in PDF format. Link at bottom of this page. Direction of rotation (CW = Clockwise, ACW = Anticlockwise) when looking towards shaft.

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There is also a good range of Motors - DC 30.5X24.2 mm on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 30.5X24.2X18.3 mm
Motors - DC 30.5X24.2X18.3 mm

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

MF-28 Series - 1.5 to 24 VDC - 4470 to 13430 RPM.

See Datasheets in PDF format. Link at bottom of this page. Direction of rotation (CW = Clockwise, ACW = Anticlockwise) when looking towards shaft.

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There is also a good range of Motors - DC 30.5X24.2X18.3 mm on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Engine Parts - OS
Engine Parts - OS

Also see combined categories:
All Engine Parts

Carburettors - Connecting Rods - Cover Plates - Crankcases - Crankshafts - Cylinders - Gaskets - Heatsink - O-Rings - Pins - Pistons - Screws - Valves and more

Use this list in conjunction with your spare parts manual to ensure you are ordering the correct parts.


Tube - Round - Soft Metal Packs
Tube - Round - Soft Metal Packs

Also see combined categories:
All Soft Metal Packs

For general hobby applications. This tube is annealed soft to make it easier to bend. Copper, brass and aluminium,

300mm lengths. Not recommended for heavy duty applications. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Soft Metal Packs on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Motors - DC 26.9X24.2X18.3 mm
Motors - DC 26.9X24.2X18.3 mm

Also see combined categories:
All DC Motors

MF-26 Series - 1.5 to 24 VDC - 3600 to 15900 RPM. Standard 130 Size Hobby Motor.

See Datasheets in PDF format. Link at bottom of this page. Direction of rotation (CW = Clockwise, ACW = Anticlockwise) when looking towards shaft.

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There is also a good range of Motors - DC 26.9X24.2X18.3 mm on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Stainless Steel
Tube - Round - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube - Round

Hollow round tubing for general hobby applications.

For general hobby applications. May be slightly oversized on OD so some reworking may be required before fitting closely mating parts such as bearings. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Stainless Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Acetal
Rod - Round - Acetal

Also see combined categories:
All Plastic Rod

Hard, stiff plastic for machining bushes, gears etc with close tolerances. Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger.

Specific Gravity 1.41 g/cm3 - Operating Temp -40 to 120 C. Tensile Strength 60-70 Mpa / Hardness 80 Rockwell M. Small diameters may not be perfectly straight. Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger to allow for machining. As this product requires machining, larger diameters may be supplied in lieu to expedite your order.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Acetal on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Carbon Fibre
Rod - Round - Carbon Fibre

Also see combined categories:
All Non Metallic Rod - Round

High impact light weight carbon fibre for modelling.

Pultruded carbon fibre with a smooth epoxy coated finish. Items marked as Low Grade may have tolerance variations up to 0.2mm.

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Carbon Fibre on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Glass Fibre
Rod - Round - Glass Fibre

Also see combined categories:
All Plastic Rod

High impact light weight fibreglass for modelling and kites.

Glass fibre rod is more flexible and less brittle than carbon fibre rod.

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Glass Fibre on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Nylon
Rod - Round - Nylon

Also see combined categories:
All Plastic Rod

High impact strength and toughness. Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger.

Specific Gravity 1.13 g/cm3 - Operating Temp -40 to 160 C. Tensile Strength 78 Mpa / Hardness 82 Rockwell M. Co-efficient of friction 0.20-0.30. Smaller diameters may not be perfectly straight. Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger to allow for machining. As this product requires machining, larger diameters may be supplied in lieu to expedite your order.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Nylon on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Polyester PETP
Rod - Round - Polyester PETP

Also see combined categories:
All Plastic Rod

High mechanical strength, stiffness and hardness. Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger.

Specific Gravity 1.39 g/cm3 - Operating Temp 115 C / 5000 hrs - 100 C / 20000 hrs. Tensile Strength 90 Mpa. Hardness 96 Rockwell M. Smaller diameters may not be perfectly straight. Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger to allow for machining. As this product requires machining, larger diameters may be supplied in lieu to expedite your order.

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There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Polyester PETP on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - PTFE
Rod - Round - PTFE

Also see combined categories:
All Plastic Rod

Lowest co-efficient of friction. Excellent chemical resistance. Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger.

Specific Gravity 2.20 g/cm3 - Operating Temp -260 to 260 C. Tensile Strength 10-40 Mpa / Hardness D50-55 Shore. Co-efficient of friction 0.05-0.20. Smaller diameters may not be perfectly straight. Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger to allow for machining. As this product requires machining, larger diameters may be supplied in lieu to expedite your order.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - PTFE on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod - Round - Urethane
Rod - Round - Urethane

Also see combined categories:
All Non Metallic Rod - Round

Hard urethane rubber compound. Machinable.

Length +/- 3.2mm. Diameter +/- 2 percent.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Urethane on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Threaded Rod - Unthreaded Centre - Steel
Threaded Rod - Unthreaded Centre - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Threaded Rod

UNC Small range only. Threaded each end 38.1mm (1.5 inches) and unthreaded in the centre.


Related Information:

There is also a good range of Threaded Rod - Unthreaded Centre - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tips - For Kite Rods
Tips - For Kite Rods


Plastic tips fit over outside of rods and tubes for kites and other uses.

Joiners and connectors suitable for rod and tubing as well as for kites.

There is also a good range of Tips - For Kite Rods on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Tee - Tubing and Rod
Joints - Tee - Tubing and Rod


Inexpensive nylon joiners for hobby tubing and rod


There is also a good range of Joints - Tee - Tubing and Rod on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Automat - Frame Kit Threaded Rods
Automat - Frame Kit Threaded Rods


All M3.5 Thread. See PDF file in FTP Directory for more information. Educational tool suitable for mechanical teaching institutions.

All M3.5 Thread Mild Steel.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Automat - Frame Kit Threaded Rods on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tools - Die Holders
Tools - Die Holders

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Bar and round holders. 16mm, 20.64mm and 25.4mm (inch). Also called a button die stock.


There is also a good range of Tools - Die Holders on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Connectors - Edge - Kite
Connectors - Edge - Kite


Edge connectors for kite rods and tubes. Can be used for other applications requiring an angled join of rod or tubing. Not a precision item.

Joiners and connectors suitable for rod and tubing as well as for kites.

There is also a good range of Connectors - Edge - Kite on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tools - Tap Wrenches
Tools - Tap Wrenches

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Tee handle and bar types. Suit taps from 1mm to 12mm.


There is also a good range of Tools - Tap Wrenches on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


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Registered Australian Company: Hobby & Engineering Supplies Pty Ltd (ABN 54 125 001 541)

Hobby and Engineering Supplies offers 6219 products in 445 categories including assortment kits, low priced hobby bearings, tools, screws, brass and aluminium rod and tubing - see the full listing in the Online Catalogue. We have excellent Freight Rates within Australia and worldwide. We offer a choice of delivery with a signature required, or cheaper options with no signature required. The no signature required options are at the customer’s risk once the goods leave our store.

Using the links throughout this site you will find extensive information including catalogues, technical data, and other product specific information. We sell our products worldwide through our online store and our overseas freight rates are competitive for fully traceable courier delivery.

Hobby and Engineering Supplies is part of MBA Group offering a select range from the MBA Group catalogue.

Hobby and Engineering Supplies products are not authorised for sale into the USA or Canada due to the reluctance of Australian insurers to provide product liability insurance into those two countries.

Information on this website is Copyright Hobby and Engineering Supplies 1997. All rights reserved.

Freight Rates
Terms and Conditions
Privacy Policy

Registered Australian Company: Hobby & Engineering Supplies Pty Ltd (ABN 54 125 001 541)

Hobby and Engineering Supplies offers 6219 products in 445 categories including assortment kits, low priced hobby bearings, tools, screws, brass and aluminium rod and tubing - see the full listing in the Online Catalogue. We have excellent Freight Rates within Australia and worldwide. We offer a choice of delivery with a signature required, or cheaper options with no signature required. The no signature required options are at the customer’s risk once the goods leave our store.

Using the links throughout this site you will find extensive information including catalogues, technical data, and other product specific information. We sell our products worldwide through our online store and our overseas freight rates are competitive for fully traceable courier delivery.

Hobby and Engineering Supplies is part of MBA Group offering a select range from the MBA Group catalogue.

Hobby and Engineering Supplies products are not authorised for sale into the USA or Canada due to the reluctance of Australian insurers to provide product liability insurance into those two countries.

Information on this website is Copyright Hobby and Engineering Supplies 1997. All rights reserved.