Hobby & Engineering Supplies - an MBA company

Rectangular Bar Aluminium Categories


Bar and Rod


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.


Bungs - Rectangular
Bungs - Rectangular


Plastic bungs fit inside rectangular tube.

Other colours available on request. Minimum quantities will apply. Made from tough polyethylene.

Related Information:

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


Tube - Rectangular - Brass
Tube - Rectangular - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube - Rectangular

Rectangular hollow tubing.

Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries.

Related Information:

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


Balsa Wood - Block
Balsa Wood - Block


Rectangular and square section short lengths. Delivery Surcharges May Apply on Selected Items

This surcharge covers the protective packing required for shipping. Items over 1000mm long will require courier door to door delivery. Balsa sizes are approximate only. A $10.00 surcharge will apply to all orders of Balsa Wood delivered. Balsa Sheets, Block, Dowel, Leading Edge, Rectangle, Square.

There is also a good range of Balsa Wood - Block on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Balsa Wood - Rectangle and Sheet
Balsa Wood - Rectangle and Sheet


Rectangular and sheet section in longer lengths 900mm plus. See block for short lengths. Delivery Surcharges May Apply on Selected Items

This surcharge covers the protective packing required for shipping. Items over 1000mm long will require courier door to door delivery. Balsa sizes are approximate only. A $10.00 surcharge will apply to all orders of Balsa Wood delivered. Balsa Sheets, Block, Dowel, Leading Edge, Rectangle, Square.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Balsa Wood - Rectangle and Sheet 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.


Enclosures - Aluminium - Economy
Enclosures - Aluminium - Economy

Also see combined categories:
All Enclosures

Great little boxes ready for you to adapt to your mechanical projects.

Excellent screening properties for EMI and RFI. Ideal for projects subject to weather. Great housings for mechanical projects. Easy to machine. 380 Die Cast aluminium alloy BS1490 LM24. Close fitting flanged lids.

There is also a good range of Enclosures - Aluminium - Economy 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.


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.


Tube - Round - Aluminium
Tube - Round - Aluminium

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. Many sizes fit neatly into larger sizes to allow for telescoping size applications. Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries.

Related Information:

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


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.


Enclosures - Aluminium - 100 Series
Enclosures - Aluminium - 100 Series

Also see combined categories:
All Enclosures

Great little boxes ready for you to adapt to your mechanical or electrical projects.

Internal guide slots for mounting PCB assemblies vertically. Ideal for housing sensitive electrical, mechanical, pneumatic or hydraulic devices. Provides effective shielding of EMI and RFI. Designed to IP65 of IEC529 and NEMA 4 (dust and hoseproof). The lid incorporates a recessed neoprene gasket.

There is also a good range of Enclosures - Aluminium - 100 Series on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Sheet - Aluminium - T1100
Sheet - Aluminium - T1100

Also see combined categories:
All Sheet
All Aluminium Sheet

Non precision inexpensive aluminium sheet for hobby applications. Heat-treated T1100 grade.

Sheet for applications not requiring absolute precision. Thickness tolerances +/- 0.1mm. Lengths and widths will be at least that specified but may be more.

There is also a good range of Sheet - Aluminium - T1100 on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Sheet - Aluminium - T7075
Sheet - Aluminium - T7075

Also see combined categories:
All Sheet
All Aluminium Sheet

Non precision inexpensive aluminium sheet for hobby applications. Heat-treated T7075 grade.

Sheet for applications not requiring absolute precision. Thickness tolerances +/- 0.1mm. Lengths and widths will be at least that specified but may be more.

There is also a good range of Sheet - Aluminium - T7075 on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Steel
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Self Tapping Inserts

Threaded inserts are screwed into preformed or predrilled holes and cut their own threads into the wall of permanent installations.

Provides a strong wear and vibration resistant thread. Low volumes can be installed by winding in with a bolt through the threaded centre. Large volumes can be installed with hand installation tools (Sold Seperately). Hole sizes are reference only. Can variey on batchs. Optimum hole size is to be determinded through experimentation. A 60o countersink is required for flush mounting. Can be used in Aluminium, aluminium alloy or magnesium. Made from steel with zinc chromate finish.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Stainless 303
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Stainless 303

Also see combined categories:
All Self Tapping Inserts

Threaded inserts are screwed into preformed or predrilled holes and cut their own threads into the wall of permanent installations.

Provides a strong wear and vibration resistant thread. Low volumes can be installed by winding in with a bolt through the threaded centre. Large volumes can be installed with hand installation tools (Sold Seperately). Hole sizes are reference only. Can variey on batchs. Optimum hole size is to be determinded through experimentation. A 60o countersink is required for flush mounting. Can be used in Aluminium, aluminium alloy or magnesium. Made from 303 stainless steel.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Stainless 303 on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Washers - Cup - Aluminium
Washers - Cup - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Cup Washers

For countersunk screws.

Aluminium solid cup washers.

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


Washers - Flat - Aluminium
Washers - Flat - Aluminium

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

Flat washers.


Related Information:

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


Tube - Square - Aluminium
Tube - Square - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube - Square

Hollow square tubing for general hobby applications.

Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries.

Related Information:

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


Tube - Streamline - Aluminium
Tube - Streamline - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube

Streamline Aluminium Tubing.

Teardrop shaped soft aluminium tubing. Enables easier bending. Great for tight applications.

Related Information:

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


Screws - Button - Socket - Aluminium
Screws - Button - Socket - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Machine Screws
All Socket Button Screws

Variety of colours available.

Other colours available on request. Minimum quantities will apply. Metric Sizes to DIN7380.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Screws - Button - Socket - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Screws - Cap - Socket - Aluminium
Screws - Cap - Socket - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Machine Screws
All Socket Cap Screws

Variety of colours available.

Other colours available on request. Minimum quantities will apply. Metric Sizes to DIN912.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Screws - Cap - Socket - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Screws - Countersunk - Socket - Aluminium
Screws - Countersunk - Socket - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Countersunk Screws

Flat Head Countersunk UNC - UNF - METRIC.

Imperial Sizes to ANSI B18.3. Metric Sizes to DIN7991. ISO 10642.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Screws - Countersunk - Socket - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Shim and Foil - Aluminium
Shim and Foil - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Shim
All Sheet

Precision aluminium shim sheet. Includes listing on 6061-T6 Aluminium Sheet. Very thin to thick sizes.

NOTE! Very thin sizes may experience some bending or indentations. This product is meant for engineering applications not decorative applications. Coloured shim is anodised. The colour is not removable. The colour is for identification purposes only.

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


Nuts - Hexagonal - Nylon Insert - Aluminium
Nuts - Hexagonal - Nylon Insert - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Lock Nuts

Nylon Insert for Locking. Not NylocTM brand.

Note! Thickness (H) and A/F (A) dimensions are usually considered not critical and may vary. If the A and H dimensions are critical for your application please consult us prior to ordering.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Nuts - Hexagonal - Nylon Insert - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Housings - Bearing - Pillow Block - Miniature
Housings - Bearing - Pillow Block - Miniature


Spyraflo aluminium pillow block housings mounted with 440C stainless miniature bearings

No more need for expensive engineering of housings to suit your new applications. Fully greased Japanese 440C Grade corrosion resistant stainless steel ball bearings. Double shielded bearings to minimise contamination.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Housings - Bearing - Pillow Block - Miniature on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Couplings - Helical - Economy
Couplings - Helical - Economy

Also see combined categories:
All Helical and Slit Couplings

Low cost aluminium couplings primarily used for 3D printer stepper motors

Max. Ang Misalignment 5o. Max Parallel Offset 0.25mm.

Related Information:

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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Studs - Full Thread - Stainless Steel
Studs - Full Thread - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Studs

18-8 Stainless Steel Allthread Threaded Bar

Short lengths of threaded 18-8 stainless steel bar.

There is also a good range of Studs - Full Thread - Stainless Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Subaru Brat Tamiya Parts
Subaru Brat Tamiya 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.


Subaru Imprezza Kyosho Parts
Subaru Imprezza Kyosho 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.


Subaru Imprezza Tamiya Parts
Subaru Imprezza Tamiya 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.


Rough Rider Subaru Brat Bear Hawk Tamiya Parts
Rough Rider Subaru Brat Bear Hawk Tamiya 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.


Bearings - Unground
Bearings - Unground


Unground bearings used in trolleys, prams and wheel barrow wheels


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


RC Spare Parts - Venom
RC Spare Parts - Venom


Venom Hobby Parts listed by description. Parts for 1/10 crawler, Baja, 1/8 scale cars, Beacon, Corsair, CPR Creeper, D Micro, DXL, EKOS, EPO, GPV-1, MINIZ, Island Hopper, King, Segad, KOS, KWA, M05, ME-109, MTT, Night Ranger 3D, Outlaw RC, Ozone Heli

Parts also to suit P-51, Texan, Savage, Scorpion AX10, Skywolf 3CH, Strait Jacket, TraXXas, TRX Slash. Ailerons fittings, Anti-rotation arm, A arms, Axle, Bag, Ball end, batteries assembleys, battery(bags, bars, box, case, charger, holder), beadlock, bearing kits, retainers and set. bell crank, blade grips and sets, body posts, bolt, bracket, bulkhead, cables, camber gauge, canopy, caps, carburettor, charger, chassis covers and plates. Cockpit cover, Collars, connectors, control links, control links, tray and units, coupler, cowl, crankcase, crankshaft, cylinder, Damper, decal set, differential (case, housing and system). Dig unit, drive (belt and dog), driveline, electronics unit, elevator, e-ring, ESC, exhaust (coupler, deflector and pipe), fail safes, feathering spindle.


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.

Related Information:

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


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.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Bungs and Caps - Reversible - Round 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.


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.


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.

Related Information:


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.


Main Pages



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.

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.