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  • What Washer Do You Need?

    What Washer Do You Need?

    Washers are disks of metal or non-metallic material placed beneath a nut, an axle bearing, or a joint, to relieve friction, prevent leakage, isolate, prevent loosening, or distribute pressure. There are many different types of washers for a variety of applications. Lock washers are used to...
  • There's A Bolt For That

    There's A Bolt For That

    Bolts are used with nuts and often with washers. The three basic types are carriage bolts, stove bolts, and machine bolts. Other types include the masonry bolt and anchor, toggle bolt, and expansion bolt, which are used to distribute weight when fastening something to a hollow wall. Machine bolts...
  • Fortress Fasteners

    Fortress Fasteners

    Fortress is a quality New Zealand brand conceived and distributed by MSL. Manufacturing Supplies Ltd (MSL) was the innovation of the company director in 1980 starting as a small operation in New Lynn, Auckland. It was his vision to meet industry demands for a range of quality fasteners backed...
  • So Which Self Tapper For The Job?

    So Which Self Tapper For The Job?

    Self Tapping screws are used in wood metal or plastic. Self Tappers are used where there is access to only one side of the material being used, i.e. laying a deck or lining a wall. There are two basic types of self tappers, thread forming and thread cutting. Countersunk Self Tappers are...
  • Let's Nail It

    Let's Nail It

    We have every nail that you could possibly need for any job however big or small. Come into store today and make your choice