Special Fasteners

Fasteners manufactured to exact specification

In-house manufacturing - non-standard & special fastener solutions

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Thomas Smith Fasteners

A wealth of experience, supplying fasteners worldwide

We are proud to be part of the Garton Fasteners Group, which includes Smith Bullough and Boka Bolt (Runcorn).

Standard and Special Fasteners in Metric and Imperial (BSW, BSF, BA, UNC, UNF) threadforms.

Special Fasteners

On-site manufacturing

Our state of the art factory in Greater Manchester contains manufacturing facilities, enabling us to produce special fasteners in various materials.

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Case Studies

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Our case studies showcase innovative solutions that help clients overcome challenges, enhance efficiency, and achieve remarkable results. From optimised inventory management to streamlined production processes, our tailored fastener supply solutions keep clients ahead in competitive markets. Witness our commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction.

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Off the shelf products

Our large product range offers a one-stop-shop

We stock nuts, bolts, washers, screws and many more related fasteners, in Metric and Imperial (BA, BSF, BSW, UNC, UNF) threadforms and in most materials and grades.

Our Capabilities

Built in our state of the art factory in Greater Manchester

  • Onsite Manufacturing

    Onsite Special Fastener Manufacturing

    Our capabilities range from traditional methods through to cutting edge high technology, including induction heated hot forging, cold forming, precision CNC machining and thread rolling.

    Fasteners can be supplied in low, medium or high volumes to fulfil the customer’s requirements.

  • Materials & Mechanical Properties

    Materials & Mechanical Properties

    We supply fasteners in a wide range of materials and grades. Materials include:

    • Carbon Steel - Grades 4.6 - 14.9; R, S, T, V; SAE8
    • Stainless Steel - A2, A4, B8/M
    • Super Duplex - UNS S31254, S32750, S32760
    • Exotic Alloys - Hastelloy, Monel, Inconel, Nitronic, Titanium, 660
    • Non-Ferrous - Hiduron, Cupro Nickel, Aluminium, Phosphor Bronze, Copper
  • Choice of Surface Finishes

    Choice of Surface Finishes

    Surface finishes are used to provide anti-corrosion resistance, a decorative finish or improve torqueing properties.

    All surface finishes can be supplied, including Zinc, Galvanised, Sherardized, Electroless Nickel, Dacromet, Geomet & PTFE. We can advise you on the best surface treatment to suit your application.

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Logistics - Total Supply Solutions

We offer free local deliveries via our own vehicles, and express delivery throughout the rest of the UK and worldwide.

For collection, trade counters in Wigan and Glasgow are open Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm.

Component Kitting, Kan Ban, JIT and Line Side Feed systems are available, tailored by our experienced technical team to meet the exact requirements of our customers.

This range of options means that we can provide our trade and industrial customers with unparalleled service, expertise and value.