1.7/16-8UN HT Allthread for Gas Turbines

Our Glasgow branch recently received an order for 1.7/16-8UN x 24″ High Tensile 8.8 Threaded Bar, which will be used for manufacturing bolting for Gas Turbines. As well as stocking Allthread, we can manufacture special orders to your size and material specifications. Contact us with any requirements and we’ll be happy to help. Telephone our […]

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M100 x 6.00 Hex Full Nuts for Agricultural Machinery

We recently received an order from a manufacturer of agricultural machinery, who had an urgent requirement for these large M100 x 6mm Pitch Hex Full Nuts to be used on slurry pumps. These special, large diameter nuts were delivered next day to our customer in Northern Ireland. Whether standard or special, we have years of expertise and […]

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Another Satisfied Customer! Large Diameter Socket Caps and Allthread – Scotland

Our Glasgow branch recently received a call from a design solution engineering consultant who specialises in subsea and riser engineering. Our customer urgently required M36 Socket Caps and M39 High Tensile Allthread. We were happy to help out and these large diameter fasteners were delivered on-time to our grateful customer! Whether you require standard or special fasteners, large or […]

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Another satisfied customer! Super Duplex Bolts to Norway

We recently had a request for a small quantity of Super Duplex stainless steel hexagon bolts from a customer in Norway. These bolts were being used for subsea design work in the Norwegian Sea. The customer was delighted to receive the goods within 7 days of placing the order.

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CE Marked Fasteners For New Build Agricultural Shed

Thomas Smith Fasteners recently won the contract to supply all of the fasteners for a new agricultural building. These pictures tell the story. Since 2014, all fasteners in a permanent construction, whether domestic or commercial build, need to follow and be approved to CE standards.

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Fast Turnaround – Special UNC Zinc Nickel Bolts to Abu Dhabi

Thomas Smith Fasteners were delighted to help out a new client in Abu Dhabi, UAE, who had an urgent requirement for special UNC bolts in Zinc/Nickel Plated. These bolts, which were required for a power station, were manufactured in our machine shop before being sent to our local platers for the Zinc Nickel finish. From […]

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BSW Fasteners for Heritage Rail – Great Western’s 4079 restoration

Thomas Smith Fasteners supply many private & heritage railways throughout the UK. We recently supplied the Great Western Society at Didcot Railway Centre in Oxfordshire, with BSW (Whitworth) bolts and nuts for a fantastic project to restore a member of the iconic Castle Class 4-6-0, the 4079 ‘Pendennis Castle’. No.4079 ‘Pendennis Castle’ was the seventh of 171 Castles built […]

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Problem Solving – M12 x M10 x 55 Reducing Studs

A customer recently came to us for help – they had a part with an M12 internal thread that needed connecting to a part that had been mistakenly manufactured with an M10 internal thread. Part of an M12 bar was machined down to M10 using a CNC in our onsite workshop to create these M12 x M10 […]

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Another great use of our fasteners – a model railway bridge!

You may recall that a little while ago, one of our customers brought in a fantastic model bus made with our fasteners. We said we’d love to hear from any other customers who would like to showcase their work using our fasteners. And now, another customer, Peter, has contacted us after purchasing some M2 studding (allthread), nuts […]

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