Thomas Smith Fasteners exports Imperial Nuts and Bolts to Australia

On a recent visit to Australia, our Business Development Manager Stuart Briscoe obtained orders for imperial nuts and bolts for an Australian power station.  This follows on from our recent orders from Australian classic car restorers for BA and BSF fasteners. The order included stainless steel and high tensile imperial threadform fasteners. We hold the […]

Share this:

Fasteners for Motor Racing – 1977 Crossle 33F Formula Ford

We were very happy to supply the fasteners for this fantastic 1977 Crossle 33F Formula Ford 2 Litre racing car. The car is to be driven by Tom White, aged 16, and is eligible for the Historic FF2000 Championship. We stock and can manufacture many different fasteners for use in motor sports. We supplied many […]

Share this:

In-house Special Fastener Manufacture – Large Diameter Pins

Here’s another example of our in-house special fastener manufacturing capabilities, which shows that not all our fasteners are threaded. These 106mm x 220mm drilled pins were produced using a CNC machine in our onsite machine shop. The above picture shows the pin inside our CNC machine during the manufacturing process.  A hole is then drilled […]

Share this:

UNC, UNF and Metric assorted fastener packs added to Online Shop

After the success of our BSW and BSF assorted packs, we have now added UNC, UNF & Metric assorted fastener packs to our online shop range. Each pack consists of either 105, 326 or 540 pieces and contains a handy assortment of bolts, nuts and washers in a durable case. Starting at only £8.99, these mixed fastener kits […]

Share this:

TSF Prize Winner from Wigan Business Expo Announced

Congratulations to Mr. Glenn Minto of Wigan construction firm Mint Northwest Ltd, who won the cash prize for guessing closest to the number of fasteners in the display container on our stand at the Wigan Business Expo. There were 393 fasteners in the container, and Glenn’s guess was very close at 396 – congratulations Glenn!

Share this:

TSF employee competes in Tatton Park Triathlon

We’d like to congratulate Thomas Smith Fasteners Warehouse Supervisor John Lee, who recently completed the Tatton Park Triathlon and won the over-40 category, finishing 8th overall out of 749 finishers. John is a member of Astley and Tyldesley Road Runners and Tri Club, who we are proud to sponsor. John’s build up involved 10 weeks […]

Share this:

Hexagon Head Coachscrews added to Online Shop

We have recently added Hexagon Head Coachscrews to our ever-expanding online shop. Further items will be added over the coming weeks.  The online shop is just a small snapshot of our vast product range – we have huge stocks and carry many more items than we are able to list online.  If the item you require […]

Share this:

10 Kilo Special Connector

Not all of our items are threaded – a quantity of these special handle pins (60mm x 440mm) weighing 10 kilos each were produced in our own machine shop.

Share this:

Bolts for Heritage Applications

This very old church door (click the photo to enlarge) shows traditional square headed bolts that were commonly used hundreds of years ago. We hold this type of traditional bolt in stock but your exact requirements can be manufactured in our on-site forge.

Share this: