Hexsert® High Torque
The Avdel Hexsert provides a blind threaded insert with a hexagonal body, providing high torque-to-turn and pull-out performance, particularly in soft metals. The Hexsert can be used in very thin materials with quick and easy insertion and includes a near flush version.
Thread Sizes: M3-M10
Material: Steel, stainless steel
Finishes Steel: Zinc plated and clear trivalent passivated
Headforms: Low profile and large flange
Option: Closed end
Hole Size: Metric and imperial options
Hexagonal section and bore improves torque-to-turn by up to 200% in sheet metal compared to round body inserts.
Superior pull-out performance.
Can be used for very thin sheet materials from 0.50mm (0.02").
Double diameter body and lead-in chamfer provide easy insertion into hole.
Access needed from only one side of the application, for high speed assembly.
Provide a female thread in application.
Can be installed in pre-coated or post painted applications without damaging the surface.
Clamp two or more sheets.
Various platings available to increase corrosion resistance.
Low profile head allows near flush fit to application and clamps two or more sheets of material together, within the grip range.
Large flange head provides a load bearing surface and reinforces the hole to prevent push-out. Can be used as a spacer and can be supplied with an underhead seal.
Closed end prevents the ingress of dirt and fluids into thread and electrical circuits.
High strength option available for use with metric bolts and screws up to Property Class 12.9.
Can be used with hand tools, pneumatic tools and fully automated machines to suit a wide range of assembly methods.