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Shafting Unground Silver Steel Categories


Shafting General Purpose


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.


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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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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.


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.

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There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Stainless Steel 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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Silver Star - 61 HP Parts
Silver Star - 61 HP 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.


EXR Silver Blue Head - 67 Picco Parts
EXR Silver Blue Head - 67 Picco 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.


EXR Silver Blue Head - 80 Picco Parts
EXR Silver Blue Head - 80 Picco 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.


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.


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.


Screws - Pan Head - Steel - Philips
Screws - Pan Head - Steel - Philips

Also see combined categories:
All Machine Screws

Metal Thread Screws UNC - UNF - METRIC

Nuts sold seperately - See Nuts.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Screws - Pan Head - Steel - Philips on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Balls - Stainless Steel - 316 Grade
Balls - Stainless Steel - 316 Grade

Also see combined categories:
All Metallic Balls

A4 Grade. Very low magnetic permeability. Resistant to severe corrosive conditions. Excellent welding and brazing qualities.

Tolerances available on request. Grade 100. Hardness: Rockwell C: 25-39. Specific Gravity: 7.972. Low magnetic permeability. Resistant to severe corrosive conditions. Excellent welding and brazing qualities. Note! Increase in magnetic permeability may occur due to the grinding process and can be releived by heating to over 1000 oC.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Balls - Stainless Steel - 316 Grade on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Balls - Stainless Steel - 440C Grade
Balls - Stainless Steel - 440C Grade

Also see combined categories:
All Metallic Balls

Hardness: Rockwell C: 55-60.

Tolerances available on request. AISI440C Stainless Steel.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Balls - Stainless Steel - 440C Grade on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Inserts - Self Tapping - For Plastics - Steel
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Plastics - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Self Tapping Inserts

Threaded inserts are screwed into preformed or predrilled holes and cut 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. Use with plastics, light metal alloys or hard wood. Made from steel with zinc chromate finish.

Related Information:

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


Washers - Flat - Mild Steel
Washers - Flat - Mild Steel

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

Flat washers. Includes fender washers. Zinc plated and unplated listings.

In most cases the actual washer size will be larger than the nominal ID and smaller than the nominal OD.

Related Information:

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


Washers - Flat - Stainless Steel 304 - Commercial
Washers - Flat - Stainless Steel 304 - Commercial

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

Flat washers.

Dimensions are nominal. Please note! Tolerances for commercial grade washers are much larger than for precision washers.

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There is also a good range of Washers - Flat - Stainless Steel 304 - Commercial on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rollers - Steel
Rollers - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Rollers

Hardened Steel Rollers as used in Cylindrical and Needle Roller Bearings

Hardened Steel Rollers as used in Cylindrical and Needle Roller Bearings.

Related Information:

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


Wire - Steel - Spring - Music Wire - Short Lengths
Wire - Steel - Spring - Music Wire - Short Lengths

Also see combined categories:
All Spring Wire

SAE 1090 Spring Steel. Includes inch and metric sizes.

Shipped in straight lengths on wooden backing board. Metric and imperial.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Wire - Steel - Spring - Music Wire - Short Lengths on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Hooks - S - Steel
Hooks - S - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All S Hooks

Low carbon cold drawn steel with zinc plated finish

Any deviations such as angular lifts, shock loads, modifications will result in drastically reduced maximum loads.

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


Strip - Spring Steel
Strip - Spring Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Strip

Hundreds of uses.

Hardened and tempered spring steel strip. Note that the width of this strip may vary minus nothing to plus 25 percent as it is guillotine cut from sheet. If you require a closer tolerance on the strip width please contact us prior to ordering.

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


Strip - Stainless Steel
Strip - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Strip

430 Grade stainless steel strip


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


Bearings - Ball - Chrome Steel
Bearings - Ball - Chrome Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Radial Ball Bearings
All Basic Single Row Bearings Stainless and Chrome

Chrome steel radial ball bearings.

Standard single row radial ball bearings. Miniature sizes from 1mm to 10mm bore and larger sizes to over 50mm bore.

Related Information:

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


R Clips - Single Coil - Steel
R Clips - Single Coil - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All R Clips

Also known as internal hitch pins, bridge pins or humpback pins


There is also a good range of R Clips - Single Coil - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Nuts - Hexagonal - Stainless Steel
Nuts - Hexagonal - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Nuts

UNC - UNF - BA - METRIC - BSW - Course - Fine - Extra Fine.

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.

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


Screws - Countersunk - Socket - Steel
Screws - Countersunk - Socket - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Countersunk Screws

Flat Head Countersunk UNC - UNF - METRIC - Alloy Steel

Imperial Sizes to ANSI B18.3. Metric Sizes to DIN7991. Rc38-42. ASTM F835 - alloy steel. ISO 10642.

Related Information:

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


Screws - Hex Head - Steel - Zinc Plated - Full Thread
Screws - Hex Head - Steel - Zinc Plated - Full Thread

Also see combined categories:
All Hex Head Screws

BSW and METRIC - Set Screws


Related Information:

There is also a good range of Screws - Hex Head - Steel - Zinc Plated - Full Thread on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Washers - Cup - Stainless Steel
Washers - Cup - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Cup Washers

For countersunk screws.

Stainless Steel cup washers.

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


Washers - Lock - Split - Steel
Washers - Lock - Split - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Split Lock Washers
All Lock Washers

Plain and zinc plated

Dimensions are nominal and may vary between batches.

There is also a good range of Washers - Lock - Split - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Shim and Foil - Steel
Shim and Foil - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Shim
All Sheet

Precision shim sheet. Cold rolled steel. 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.

Related Information:

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


Springs - Compression - Stainless Steel
Springs - Compression - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Compression Springs

This category includes short and long lengths

Standard springs may or may not be supplied with ends ground flush. If the end type is important to your application please contact us for more information or a special quote.

Related Information:

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


Springs - Extension - Stainless Steel
Springs - Extension - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Extension Springs

Includes long lengths up to 1 metre

Zinc Plated Spring Steel not recommended for applications exceeding 121 oC (250 Deg F). 302 Stainless springs not recommended for applications exceeding 260 oC (500 Deg F). 302 stainless steel is slightly magnetic.

Related Information:

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


Tools - Dies - Carbon Steel
Tools - Dies - Carbon Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Dies
All Tools

Tungsten Chrome Alloy - Carbon Steel Button dies and die nuts starting from M1 and 0-80 UNF. Many unusual sizes - M1.2, M1.4, M1.6, M1.7, BA Sizes, 2-56 and more. Sutton - PN - Bordo.


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


Tools - Taps - Carbon Steel - Hand
Tools - Taps - Carbon Steel - Hand

Also see combined categories:
All Taps
All Tools

Carbon Steel Straight Flute Taps. Starting from M1 and 0-90 UNF. Many unusual sizes - M1.2, M1.4, M1.6, M1.7, BA Sizes, 2-56 and more. Sutton - PN - Bordo.

Carbon steel hand taps. Carbon Steel (CS) Hand taps.

There is also a good range of Tools - Taps - Carbon Steel - Hand on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Bearings - Ball - Flanged - Chrome Steel
Bearings - Ball - Flanged - Chrome Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Radial Ball Bearings
All Flanged Ball Bearings

Chrome Steel Bearings with Flanges.

Single row radial ball bearings with flanges. Miniature sizes from 1mm to 10mm bore and larger sizes to over 50mm bore.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Bearings - Ball - Flanged - Chrome Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Bearings - Ball - WIR - Chrome Steel
Bearings - Ball - WIR - Chrome Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Radial Ball Bearings
All Extended Inner Ring Bearings

Chrome Steel Bearings with a Snap Ring on the OD

Single row radial ball bearings with extended inner ring (wide inner ring). Miniature sizes from 1mm to 10mm bore and larger sizes to over 50mm bore.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Bearings - Ball - WIR - Chrome Steel 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.


Screws - Button - Socket - Alloy Steel
Screws - Button - Socket - Alloy Steel

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

UNC - UNF - METRIC.

Imperial Sizes to ANSI B18.3. Metric Sizes to DIN7380.

Related Information:

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


Screws - Cap - Socket - Alloy Steel
Screws - Cap - Socket - Alloy Steel

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

UNC - UNF - METRIC - Alloy Steel.

Imperial Sizes to ANSI B18.3. Metric Sizes to DIN912.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Screws - Cap - Socket - Alloy Steel 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.


Washers - Lock - Split - Stainless Steel
Washers - Lock - Split - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Split Lock Washers
All Lock Washers

304 Grade Stainless Steel


There is also a good range of Washers - Lock - Split - Stainless Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Shim and Foil - Stainless Steel
Shim and Foil - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Shim
All Sheet

Precision stainless shim sheet. Very thin foil to thick sizes. Includes 416, 303 and 316 grades.

NOTE! Very thin sizes may experience some bending or indentations. This product is meant for engineering applications not decorative applications.

Related Information:

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


Shim - Tin
Shim - Tin

Also see combined categories:
All Shim
All Sheet

Precision steel shim 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.

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


Bearings - Ball - Flanged - WIR - Chrome Steel
Bearings - Ball - Flanged - WIR - Chrome Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Radial Ball Bearings
All Flanged Ball Bearings with Extended Inner

Chrome Steel Bearings with Flanges.

Single row radial ball bearings with flanges and extended inner rings (wide inner rings). Miniature sizes from 1mm to 10mm bore and larger sizes to over 50mm bore.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Bearings - Ball - Flanged - WIR - Chrome Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Nuts - Hexagonal - Nylon Insert - Stainless Steel
Nuts - Hexagonal - Nylon Insert - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Lock Nuts

Nylon Insert for Locking. NylocTM and other brands.

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.

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


Pins - Ball Lock - Keyring Style - Steel
Pins - Ball Lock - Keyring Style - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Ball Lock Pins - Non Marine

Economical pins that can be used in military or conventional equipment. Also called detent pins.

Solid body construction with direct spring loaded ball. Used for locking telescoping tubes, securing bracket assemblies, anchoring clevis fittings, hinge pins, cotter pin replacement or setting up jigs and fixtures. Positive lock detent pins. Commercial drill tolerances provide clearance for standard pins. Zinc plated C1144 steel. Not for critical applications. If known pullout strength is required use commercial or industrial pins.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Pins - Ball Lock - Keyring Style - Steel 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.


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

Hobby and Engineering Supplies offers 6173 products in 447 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 6173 products in 447 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.