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Installation tools for self tapping thread inserts - see the linked inserts categories


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Thread Inserts


Inserts - Self Tapping - For Plastics - Stainless 303
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Plastics - Stainless 303

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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. Use of installation tool recommended. 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 303 stainless steel. Quantity orders can also be supplied in Brass or 316 Stainless.

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Inserts - Self Tapping - For Wood - Slotted Drive
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Wood - Slotted Drive

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All Self Tapping Inserts
All Self Tapping Inserts for Wood

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 soft plastics, hard and soft wood, particle board.

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

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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.

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Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Steel
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Steel

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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.

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Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Stainless 303
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Aluminium - Stainless 303

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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 303 stainless steel.

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Inserts - Self Tapping - For Wood - Hex Drive
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Wood - Hex Drive

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All Self Tapping Inserts
All Self Tapping Inserts for Wood

Threaded inserts are screwed into preformed or predrilled holes and cut own threads into the wall of permanent installations.

Die Cast Zinc Alloy. Knife thread cuts easily into a predrilled hole. Inexpensive inserts for use in ready to assemble furniture, drawer pulls etc. Installs with a hex wrench.


Inserts - Self Tapping - For Wood - Hex Drive - Flanged
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Wood - Hex Drive - Flanged

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All Self Tapping Inserts
All Self Tapping Inserts for Wood

Threaded inserts are screwed into preformed or predrilled holes and cut own threads into the wall of permanent installations.

Die Cast Zinc Alloy. Knife thread cuts easily into a predrilled hole. Inexpensive inserts for use in ready to assemble furniture, drawer pulls etc. Installs with a hex wrench.


Inserts - Self Tapping - For Wood - Slotted Drive - Short
Inserts - Self Tapping - For Wood - Slotted Drive - Short

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All Self Tapping Inserts
All Self Tapping Inserts for Wood

Threaded inserts are screwed into preformed or predrilled holes and cut own threads into the wall of permanent installations.

Brass. Install with a screwdriver. Superior holding power in hard and soft woods, particle board and other wood products. Long pilot assists with straight driving into a drilled hole.


Inserts - Thread Repair - Keylocking Starter Sets
Inserts - Thread Repair - Keylocking Starter Sets

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All Keylocking Inserts and Kits

Keylocking inserts are used to repair threads by tapping the worn thread to a standard larger thread, twisting the insert into place and then driving in the keys to lock the insert. Also known as keenserts.

Each kit contains an installation tool and the quantity of inserts shown. One size per kit. Also known as keenserts, keylocking inserts are available in mild steel and stainless steel. Installation is by drilling out the old thread, countersinking, tapping new thread with a standard tap, screwing the insert until slightly below the surface, then tapping down the keys using the tool supplied and a hammer.

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Inserts - Thread Repair - EZ-Lok - Individual Kits
Inserts - Thread Repair - EZ-Lok - Individual Kits

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All EZ Lok inserts and Kits

Contains 20 inserts per kit along with a standard tap, drill bit and installation tool. Installation tool is not needed but will make multiple installations easier.

Automatic self locking pressure activated adhesive on external thread. Prevent or repair stripped threads. No special tools required. Install with a bolt and wrench. Metric, UNC and UNF.

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Inserts - Thread Repair - Helicoil Installation Tools
Inserts - Thread Repair - Helicoil Installation Tools


Tools for helicoil inserts include economy style and production style prewinder and threaded mandrel types



Inserts - Rivet Nuts - Klik - Ribbed
Inserts - Rivet Nuts - Klik - Ribbed

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All Klik Rivet Nuts

Individual Inserts for use with the Klik Thread Setter Tool

These blind threaded inserts offer strong torque and pull out characteristics. Especially effective in sheet metal and other thin material. Insert is placed into the hole in the parent material and crimped up with the installation tool. Installs from one side - no tapping required. Installs almost flush eliminating the need for countersinking. Made from plated steel.

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Tools - Thread Insert - Power Drive - EZ-Lok
Tools - Thread Insert - Power Drive - EZ-Lok

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Made from stress proof steel. The power drive tool is used for volume installation of EZ-LOK thread inserts.



Inserts - Thread Repair - Recoil Starter Sets
Inserts - Thread Repair - Recoil Starter Sets

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All Recoil Inserts and Kits

Recoil inserts are screwed directly into an enlarged tapped hole. A tap and installation tool is included with these kits.

Stainless inserts. Contents: Ground intermediate (2nd) tap. Inserts. Installation/tang break off tool. Full instructions. Manufactured to BS 4377 BS 3049 parts 1 & 2. Recoil helically-wound thread inserts are formed from 18-8 (Type 304) Stainless Steel. The wire in most sizes has a tensile strength of greater than 200,000 P.S.I. and a finish better than 32 micro inches.


Inserts - Thread Repair - Helicoil Starter Sets
Inserts - Thread Repair - Helicoil Starter Sets

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All Helicoil Inserts and Kits

Helicoil sets include 3 lengths of 1x, 1.5x and 2x the thread diameter. Also included is a tap, an installation tool, a drill and a tang removal tool packed in a sturdy plastic case.

Stainless inserts. Full instructions included. Helicoil kits include a prewinder tool for fine threads or a threaded mandrel for course and metric threads. Metric and Imperial available.


Bearings Press In


Bearings - Press-Fit - Acetal - SDP
Bearings - Press-Fit - Acetal - SDP

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All Press In Bearings

Press fit installation. Do not press bearing against insert. Bearing : PTFE Filled Acetal Self Lubricating / -40 to 150 oC. Carbon steel outer. Self aligning to +/- 5o. Use any shaft material with 0.4 um or finer finish.

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Mounts - Vibration - Isolation Pads - General Purpose
Mounts - Vibration - Isolation Pads - General Purpose

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All Isolation Pad Mounts

For installation of industrial machinery where the ratio of shear loads to vertical loads is less than or equal to 1 to 5.

Base is unthreaded. The stud rests on the pad and is not threaded in or fastened to the pad. Self aligning feature compensates for uneven floors without sacrificing stability. Scientifically designed diamond suction cells of the neoprene insert firmly anchor the machine to the floor. Recommended for a wide range of industrial machinery and equipment where simple precise leveling is required. 25.4mm level adjustment.


Tools - Installation - Spring Locating Pin
Tools - Installation - Spring Locating Pin

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Installation tools designed to ease installation of spring locating pins.



Tools - Installation - Indexing Plunger
Tools - Installation - Indexing Plunger

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Two slots provided in the upper end of the body and are accessible when the knob is in the retracted position. For use with WIP type plungers.



Tools - Sealing Plug Installation
Tools - Sealing Plug Installation

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All Tools

Hand installation tools for sealing plugs



Inserts - Rivet Nuts - Klik - Threadsert
Inserts - Rivet Nuts - Klik - Threadsert

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All Klik Rivet Nuts

Individual Inserts for use with the Klik Thread Setter Tool

These threaded inserts can be used in blind or through hole applications. Can be used in almost any material over 2.38mm thick. As the insert is installed the threaded section is completely swaged into the sleeve portion of the hole, permitting them to be used with grade 8 screws. The installation hole size is determined by the density of the parent material. Can be pressed or otherwise compressed manually with a hammer for quick installation jobs in sheet material. Tools are available for assembly in blind holes or production assembly. Email us for a price on tools.


Inserts - Thread Repair - EZ-Lok - Selection Kits
Inserts - Thread Repair - EZ-Lok - Selection Kits

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All EZ Lok inserts and Kits

Contains a selection of E-Z Lok inserts

Automatic self locking pressure activated adhesive on external thread. Prevent or repair stripped threads. No special tools required. Install with a bolt and wrench. Metric, UNC and UNF.

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Inserts - Thread Repair - EZ-Lok - Solid Carbon Steel
Inserts - Thread Repair - EZ-Lok - Solid Carbon Steel

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All EZ Lok inserts and Kits

Easy to install with a standard tap, bolt and wrench.

Automatic self locking pressure activated adhesive on external thread. Prevent or repair stripped threads. No special tools required. Install with a bolt and wrench. Metric, UNC and UNF.

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Inserts - Thread Repair - EZ-Lok - Solid 303 Stainless Steel
Inserts - Thread Repair - EZ-Lok - Solid 303 Stainless Steel

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All EZ Lok inserts and Kits

Easy to install with a standard tap, bolt and wrench.

Automatic self locking pressure activated adhesive on external thread. Prevent or repair stripped threads. No special tools required. Install with a bolt and wrench. Metric, UNC and UNF.

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Mounts - Compression
Mounts - Compression


Used for vertically applied loads to prevent the transmission of noise and vibration caused by rotation of unbalanced equipment.

Made with durable oil and ozone resistant neoprene. No special tools required for installation.


Inserts - Thread Repair - Keylocking
Inserts - Thread Repair - Keylocking

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All Keylocking Inserts and Kits

Steel or 303 Stainless Steel as indicated in the tables. Also known as keenserts.

Steel or 303 Stainless Steel as indicated in the tables. Maximum strength and reliability. Positive mechanical lock against rotation:. The insert kees are driven down into the tapped threads of the parent material during installation to securely lock the insert against rotation. Inserts with internal thread lock are designed to securely lock a bolt when it is entered into the insert only a few turns.

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Wrench - Plunger
Wrench - Plunger


Provides fast installation and removal of ball, spring and stubby spring plungers with slots at the spring loaded end. Prevents damage that can occur when a standard screwdriver is used by providing a recess for the tip whilst the body is being rotated.



Mounts - Wedge - Heavy Duty
Mounts - Wedge - Heavy Duty

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All Wedge Mounts

For installation and precise leveling of heavy industrial machinery.

Three machined wedges are mounted and held together by a horizontal adjusting bolt. A lock screw ensures the mount in the leveled position. Keys in the sliding surface of the wedges ensure rigidity within the mount construction. A special opening allows for bolting of the machine to the floor. Maximum leveling is 6.35mm.


Catches - Snap In Style - Grabber -tm-
Catches - Snap In Style - Grabber -tm-


Fast economical installation.

Fits frames from 1.1 to 7.1mm thick. Installation hole size 15mm x 39.9mm. Push to close and pull to open. Spring loaded over centre action. Corrosion resistant black ABS with 303 stainless steel spring.


Latches - Slam Action - Slide
Latches - Slam Action - Slide


Fast snap in installation. Made from non-corrosive materials, black ABS plastic and stainless steel spring. Push to close latching.



Hooks - Ball - Cup - 304 Stainless
Hooks - Ball - Cup - 304 Stainless


Polished finish. Threaded end for quick installation. Light and strong. Ideal in corrosive environments.



Hooks - Ball End - 304 Stainless
Hooks - Ball End - 304 Stainless


Polished finish. Threaded end for quick installation. Light and strong. Ideal in corrosive environments.



Mounts - Machinery - Industrial - Heavy Duty
Mounts - Machinery - Industrial - Heavy Duty

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All Industrial Machine Mounts

High strength machined components. Rapid installation and leveling. 80% vibration reduction. Vertical and horizontal isolation.

For milling mchines, presses, injection molding, packaging machines. Industrial machine mount designed with high strength construction for reduction of both shock and vibration. Prevents vibration from affecting other machines and protects mounted equipment from external vibration effects. Provides precision leveling with large support plate and meets OSHA standards by preventing machinery walking.


Mounts - Machinery - Industrial - Medium Duty
Mounts - Machinery - Industrial - Medium Duty

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All Industrial Machine Mounts

High strength machined components. Rapid installation and leveling. 80% vibration reduction. Vertical and horizontal isolation.

For milling mchines, presses, injection molding, packaging machines. Industrial machine mount designed with high strength construction for reduction of both shock and vibration. Prevents vibration from affecting other machines and protects mounted equipment from external vibration effects. Provides precision leveling with large support plate and meets OSHA standards by preventing machinery walking.


Hooks - Ball - Half Cup - 304 Stainless
Hooks - Ball - Half Cup - 304 Stainless


Polished finish. Threaded end for quick installation. Light and strong. Ideal in corrosive environments.



Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Philips - 304 Stainless
Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Philips - 304 Stainless

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All Self Tapping Screws

Countersunk screws length includes head. ie, the full overall length of the screw.


Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Philips - 316 Stainless
Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Philips - 316 Stainless

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All Self Tapping Screws

Countersunk screws length includes head. ie, the full overall length of the screw.


Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Philips - Black Oxide
Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Philips - Black Oxide

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Countersunk screws length includes head. ie, the full overall length of the screw.


Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Philips - Zinc Plated
Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Philips - Zinc Plated

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All Self Tapping Screws

Countersunk screws length includes head. ie, the full overall length of the screw.


Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Undercut Head
Screws - Self Tapping - Countersunk - Undercut Head

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Countersunk screws length includes head. ie, the full overall length of the screw.


Screws - Self Tapping - For Hard or Soft Plastics - Pan Head
Screws - Self Tapping - For Hard or Soft Plastics - Pan Head

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All Self Tapping Screws
All Self Tapping Screws for Plastics

Tri-Lobe Course Thread Plastic Threading Screws

Thread cutting screws for plastics. Be sure to select correct screw for hard or soft plastic threadcutting.


Screws - Self Tapping - For Soft Plastics - Pan Head
Screws - Self Tapping - For Soft Plastics - Pan Head

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All Self Tapping Screws
All Self Tapping Screws for Plastics

Tri-Lobe Course Thread Plastic Threading Screws

Thread cutting screws for plastics. Be sure to select correct screw for hard or soft plastic threadcutting.


Screws - Self Tapping - Pan Head - 302 - 304 Stainless
Screws - Self Tapping - Pan Head - 302 - 304 Stainless

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All Self Tapping Screws

Type AB Steel Self Tapping Screws.

Length is from the tip of the screw to the base of the head. Ie, does not include the head.


Screws - Self Tapping - Pan Head - 316 Stainless
Screws - Self Tapping - Pan Head - 316 Stainless

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All Self Tapping Screws

Type AB Steel Self Tapping Screws.

Length is from the tip of the screw to the base of the head. Ie, does not include the head.


Screws - Self Tapping - Pan Head - Steel - Black Oxide
Screws - Self Tapping - Pan Head - Steel - Black Oxide

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Type AB Steel Self Tapping Screws.

Length is from the tip of the screw to the base of the head. Ie, does not include the head.


Screws - Self Tapping - Pan Head - Zinc Plated
Screws - Self Tapping - Pan Head - Zinc Plated

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Type AB Steel Self Tapping Screws.

Length is from the tip of the screw to the base of the head. Ie, does not include the head.


Nuts - Hexagonal - Nylon - Self Tapping
Nuts - Hexagonal - Nylon - Self Tapping

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All Nuts

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.


Screws - Self Drilling - Pan Head
Screws - Self Drilling - Pan Head

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Zinc chromate fluted point. Used for fastening sheet metal to wood or metal. Drills, taps and fastens in one application.



Screws - Self Drilling - Hex Washer Head
Screws - Self Drilling - Hex Washer Head

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Zinc chromate. Fluted point. Used for fastening sheet metal to wood or metal. Drills, taps and fastens in one application.



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Registered Australian Company: Small Parts & Bearings Pty Ltd (ABN 79 121 865 414)

Small Parts & Bearings offers 124372 products in 2773 categories including ball bearings, roller bearings, thrust bearings, ceramic and ceramic hybrid bearings, stainless steel bearings, miniature bearings, linear bearings, shafting, oil seals and adhesives - 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.

Small Parts & Bearings is part of MBA Group offering a select range from the MBA Group catalogue.

Small Parts & Bearings 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 Small Parts & Bearings 1997. All rights reserved.

Freight Rates
Terms and Conditions
Privacy Policy

Registered Australian Company: Small Parts & Bearings Pty Ltd (ABN 79 121 865 414)

Small Parts & Bearings offers 124372 products in 2773 categories including ball bearings, roller bearings, thrust bearings, ceramic and ceramic hybrid bearings, stainless steel bearings, miniature bearings, linear bearings, shafting, oil seals and adhesives - 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.

Small Parts & Bearings is part of MBA Group offering a select range from the MBA Group catalogue.

Small Parts & Bearings 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 Small Parts & Bearings 1997. All rights reserved.