What does Shcs stand for in bolts?

What does Shcs stand for in bolts?

Socket Head Cap Screw
Socket Head Cap Screw (SHCS)

What size is M4 screw head?

ISO 4762 hexagon socket head cap screws

Nominal Size Thrd Dia. Head Dia.
M2.5 x 0.45 2.5000 4.5000
M3 x 0.5 3.0000 5.5000
M4 x 0.7 4.0000 7.0000
M5 x 0.8 5.0000 8.5000

What size bolt has a 10mm head?

The standard 6mm cap screw has a 10mm head.

What is HHCS bolt?

Hex Head Cap Screw (HHCS): In addition to the features of a hex bolt, these threaded fasteners have a washer face beneath the head and a chamfered thread point. The flat washer face provides a higher quality bearing surface than Hex Bolts.

What is M5 bolt size?

Metric clearance and tapping drill hole sizes.

Size Clearance Hole mm Tapping Drill (std Pitch)
M5 5.5 4.2 mm
M6 6.5 5.0 mm
M8 9 6.75 mm
M10 11 8.5 mm

What size is a M6?

M6 refers to a metric 6 mm screw. The outside diameter of the threads is 6 mm.

What size head is a M10 bolt?

Dimensions for DIN931 Hex Head Bolt

Diameter (d) Pitch Head Depth (k)
M8 1.25mm 5.3mm
M10 1.5mm 6.4mm
M12 1.75mm 7.5mm
M14 2mm 8.8mm

What size thread is M10?

Tap size Basic major dia (mm) Basic major dia (inch)
M8 x 1 8mm .3150
M10 x 1.5 10mm .3937
M10 x 1.25 10mm .3937
M12 x 1.75 12mm .4724

What thread size is a 10mm nut?

The common metric thread 10mm x 1.0 indicates a 10mm o.d. on the threaded portion and a thread pitch of 1.0mm, which is one thread every millimeter. Since there are 25.4 millimeters in 1 inch, that works out to 25.4 threads per inch. A 10mm x 1.25 is a course pitch.

What does Bhcs stand for?


Acronym Definition
BHCS Big Head Club Society
BHCS Bureau of Health Care Services (Michigan)
BHCS Belleville Henderson Central School (New York)
BHCS Basset Hound Club Switzerland

What are socket head cap screws used for?

Socket head cap screws are a special type of fastener. Socket head cap screws are typically used in machine parts, die fixturing, and clamping. Socket head cap screws are ideal for applications in which there is not enough space to maneuver wrenches or sockets.

What is the difference between a hexagon bolt and a hexagon cap screw?

The most basic difference between a cap screw and a bolt is the way in which these fasteners are installed. Technically, a bolt is installed by turning a nut to tighten the fastener, while a cap screw in installed by turning the head of the bolt to assemble and tighten.

What is a Capscrew?

cap screw. noun. a screwed bolt with a cylindrical head having a hexagonal recess. The bolt is turned using a wrench of hexagonal cross section.

What is thread size M5?

Tap size Basic major dia (mm) Basic major dia (inch)
M3.5 x 0.6 3,5mm .1378
M4 x 0.7 4mm .1575
M5 x 0.8 5mm .1969
M6 x 1 6mm .2362