Hobby & Engineering Supplies - an MBA company

Shafting General Purpose Categories


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.


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.


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 for general hobby applications. Not recommended for heavy duty applications. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft.

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Soft Metal Packs 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. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft.

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There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Stainless Steel 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 for general hobby applications. Not recommended for heavy duty applications. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft.

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. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft.

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. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft.

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. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Rod - Round - Stainless Steel 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. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft. 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.

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


Tube - Round - Brass
Tube - Round - Brass

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. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft. 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 - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Copper
Tube - Round - Copper

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. This product is not recommended for use as a bearing shaft. We suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground for bearing shaft. 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 - Copper on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


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:

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


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.


General Derailer Sprocket Parts
General Derailer Sprocket Parts


Bearings and Spare Parts

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.

There is also a good range of General Derailer Sprocket Parts 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.


Switches - General
Switches - General

Also see combined categories:
All Switches


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


Tools - General
Tools - General

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Butane Torch, Inspection Mirror, Mini Sandblaster, Nibbling Tool, Plastic Scriber, Pick Up Tool Set, Hex Driver Handle for Insert Bits

X-Acto Knife Sets - Pin Vises - Screw Pitch Gauges and more.

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


Wheels - Hobby - General
Wheels - Hobby - General

Also see combined categories:
All Wheels

Includes wheels for robots and general hobby applications

Also see tracks for Robotic applications.

Related Information:

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


Storm RTR GS - General Silicone Parts
Storm RTR GS - General Silicone 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.


Vision Pro GS - General Silicone Parts
Vision Pro GS - General Silicone 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.


15R - 47 GS - General Silicone Parts
15R - 47 GS - General Silicone 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.


15R - 61 GS - General Silicone Parts
15R - 61 GS - General Silicone 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.


15R - 76 GS - General Silicone Parts
15R - 76 GS - General Silicone 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.


R21B01P - 0.15 GS - General Silicone Parts
R21B01P - 0.15 GS - General Silicone 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.


R21B01P - 76 GS - General Silicone Parts
R21B01P - 76 GS - General Silicone 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.


R25MT - 0.15 GS - General Silicone Parts
R25MT - 0.15 GS - General Silicone 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.


R25MT - 21 GS - General Silicone Parts
R25MT - 21 GS - General Silicone 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.


Tools - Sets
Tools - Sets

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

General tool sets, screwdriver sets, tap sets, dies sets, hex key sets.


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


Tools - Drills
Tools - Drills

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Hobby drill for very small bits.


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


Tools - Paint
Tools - Paint

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Includes airbrush, compressor, brushes, paint stand and alligator clips.


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


Tools - Punches
Tools - Punches

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Number punch and letter punch sets

Lengths shown are based on standard stock but may vary.

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


Tools - Tweezers
Tools - Tweezers

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Selection of tweezers for those fiddly jobs.


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


Tools - Wrenches
Tools - Wrenches

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Lengths shown are based on standard stock but may vary.

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


Storm Pro Gas GS - General Silicone Parts
Storm Pro Gas GS - General Silicone 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.


Hobby - Washer Packs
Hobby - Washer Packs


Hobby Washer Packs. Includes Dubro Range


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


Channel - Brass
Channel - Brass


For general hobby applications.


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


Heat Shrink Tubing
Heat Shrink Tubing


Includes Dubro Range.


There is also a good range of Heat Shrink Tubing on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tools - Nut Drivers
Tools - Nut Drivers

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Includes socket wrench for 0-80 size screws

Lengths shown are based on standard stock but may vary.

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


Tools - Pin Vises
Tools - Pin Vises

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Lengths shown are based on standard stock but may vary.

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


Bearings - Chamfered Edges
Bearings - Chamfered Edges


Chamfered edge bearings for Linear Guide Systems and pushbikes

Often used in pushbike headsets. Note bearings for pushbikes with two chamfered edges have the chamfer on the inner ring on one side and outer ring on the other - designation CEP.

Related Information:

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


Storm Unlimited Truck SUT-RTR GS - General Silicone Parts
Storm Unlimited Truck SUT-RTR GS - General Silicone 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.


Tools - Wire Working
Tools - Wire Working

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

For general hobby applications. Wire crimping and wire bending tools. Spring winder and spring looping.


Related Information:

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


Tools - Body and Post Reamers
Tools - Body and Post Reamers

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Body reamers, antenna post reamers

Lengths shown are based on standard stock but may vary.

There is also a good range of Tools - Body and Post Reamers 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 - Square - Brass
Tube - Square - Brass

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 - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tape - Silicone Wrap
Tape - Silicone Wrap

Also see combined categories:
All Tape

Self fusing silicone wrapping tape for emergency repairs or general protection. Seals leaks. Permanent. Self Bonding. No adhesive. Supa Tape.

Resists Fuels, Oils, Acid, Solvent, Salt Water, Road Salt and UV Rays. Temp Range minus 50 oC to plus 260 deg C. Insulates 8000 Volts (per unstretched layer). Tensile Strength 700psi. Lasts for years with a permanent air tight and water tight seal. Some uses include emergency radiator hose repair, insulation for radioactive areas, garden hose repair, exhaust pipe repair, electrical insulation, tool grips, sporting grips, rope ends, air duct joints, wire bundles. Areas of use include outdoor, auto, marine, workshop, motorcycle, camper, hunting, fishing, farming, plumbing, corrosive areas.

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


Gearmotors - Open Gear
Gearmotors - Open Gear


Perfect for applications where inspection of the gears is important, educational purposes or for visual effects.


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


Grommets - Rubber - EPDM
Grommets - Rubber - EPDM

Also see combined categories:
All Open Rubber Grommets
All Rubber Grommets

EPDM Rubber Grommets

50 +/-5 Durometer. Easy to install. Good Vibration and Shock Control. Protects Wire, Cable and Hoses. Also see snap bushings for a hard plastic product serving a similar purpose.

Related Information:

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


Grommets - Rubber - Natural
Grommets - Rubber - Natural

Also see combined categories:
All Open Rubber Grommets
All Rubber Grommets

Natural Rubber Grommets

50 +/-5 Durometer. Easy to Install. Good Vibration and Shock Control. Protects Wire, Cable and Hoses. Also see snap bushings for a hard plastic product serving a similar purpose.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Grommets - Rubber - Natural 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 6264 products in 343 categories including low priced hobby bearings, screws, brass and aluminium rod and tubing, shim - 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 6264 products in 343 categories including low priced hobby bearings, screws, brass and aluminium rod and tubing, shim - 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.