Hitch - Pins - Technical
Also known as R-Clip (Internal Type)
Internal typeThe long straight arm of the internal hitch pin (R-Clip) is designed to pass through a hole in a shaft with the other arm passing around the curved surface of the shaft. This provides a relatively inprecise but simple method for locating parts on a shaft. The double coil type provides greater strength and rigidity of the pin.
External typeThe external hitch pin is designed to seat within a groove on the shaft similar to the way a circlip locates, but with less precision. Compared to a circlip, the external hitch pin is easy to apply and remove.
Materials used in the Hobby and Engineering Supplies range of hitch pins include
You can purchase hitch pins in the Hobby and Engineering Supplies Hitch Pins Online Catalogue pages.
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