Circlips are an inexpensive and easily fitted means of providing a rigid yet tough load-bearing shoulder for:
- A shaft (external clip)
- A bore (internal clip)
and are part of modern engineering.
Standard Prefix ‘1300’ indicates Internal circlip, while ‘1400’ indicates external circlip. Different variations available in the Circlip range include:
- Wire Rings
- Snap Rings
- Grooveless Circlips
Also available are circlip pliers (straight nose and bent nose), an essential tool for the fitting and removing of Circlips.