Shivalik Forge And Fittings

Welcome to the world of Cap Nuts, a realm of fastening solutions brought to you by Shivalik Forged & Fittings. Unveil the aesthetics and functionality of cap nuts as we showcase why Shivalik Forged & Fittings stands as your ultimate destination for all your cap nut requirements.

Embracing the Essence of Nut Fasteners

Nut fasteners form the backbone of secure connections in various industries and applications, effectively safeguarding bolts or screws in place. By featuring an internally threaded hole that harmonizes with the external threads of bolts or screws, they give rise to dependable joints that foster stability and strength in assembled structures.

Embarking on the Journey of Cap Nut Fasteners

Cap nuts, colloquially known as acorn nuts or crown nuts, stand as a distinctive breed of nuts that add a touch of elegance to exposed threaded fasteners. Characterized by their domed or cap-shaped tops, these nuts conceal the threaded end of bolts or screws. Let’s delve into the world of cap nut fasteners:

Decorative Function: At the forefront of their utility lies the enhancement of fastener assemblies’ aesthetics. Their cap-shaped design masterfully veils exposed threads, contributing to a polished and refined appearance.

Protection and Safety: Cap nuts offer a shield to the threaded end of bolts or screws, thwarting damage, corrosion, or injury stemming from exposed or sharp threads.

Ease of Installation and Removal: Typically, cap nuts are manually tightened and effortlessly installed or detached. This user-friendly nature makes them an ideal choice for applications necessitating periodic maintenance or disassembly.

Versatile Design Options: The diversity in design knows no bounds, encompassing domed, hexagonal, and decorative styles. This diverse range caters to customization needs, aligning with specific project requisites or design preferences.

Applications of Cap Nuts in Detail

Cap nuts seamlessly integrate into myriad industries and sectors, including:
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Material Marvel: Augmenting Cap Nut Excellence

Various materials harnessed in cap nut manufacturing offer distinct advantages:
Materials Grades
Stainless Steel 304/H/L, 316, 317, 321, 347, 410, 447, 904L
Inconel 600, 625, 800, 825
Monel 400, K500
Hastelloy C22, C276, B2, B3, X

Specifications of Cap Nuts

The specifications of cap nuts are subject to variation based on type, size, and material. Here are standardized specifications to consider:
Nut Specifications
Nut size Size : M3 – M56 | 3/6″ to 2″ | Custom Sizes
Cap Nuts Length 3 mm to 200 mm
Nut UNF, BSW, BSF, METRIC, UNC, or as required
Standard of Cap Nuts DIN : DIN 934, DIN 931, DIN 970, DIN 933 UTS : UNEF, NPT, UNC, UNS, UNF, NPTF ISO : JIS standards, ISO 4033, ISO 4032, ANSI – American National Standards Institute ASME B18.5 ANSI B 28.2.4 1M ANSI B 18.2.4 2M as per defined in ASME B18.2.2 Hex nuts
Form of Cap Nuts Hex, Threading, Square, Round as per Gauge Etc.
Threads Configuration ASME B1.1 2A/3A – 2B/3B Inch Unified Threads and B1.13M 6h-6G Metric Coarse Threads
Certification Dual Certified As per ASTM & ASME Codes
Dimensions DIN 931, 933, 934, 7991, 976, 125, ASME B18.2.1, B18.3
Threads Unless otherwise specified, the threads shall be rolled or cut and tapped horizontally or vertically
Test Certificate of Cap Nuts as per EN 10204 / 3.1 Manufacturer Test Certificate
Additional Certifications PED 97/23/EC Certified, Merkblatt AD 2000 W2 Certified
Production process M24-M100: hot forging , M2-M24: Cold Froging, for custom-made connecting element machining and CNC
Head drive of Cap Nuts Six-Lobe,Phillips,Phillips/Slot, Slotted etc
Surface Coating Ptfe Coated Nuts Phosphate Coating Teflon Coating Zinc Coating Hot Dipped Galvanizing Coating Cadmium Coating Xylon Coating
Cap Nuts finishing Coatings & Finishes : Self-Colour, Passivated, Bright Zinc Plated (BZP), Hot Dip Galvanised (HDG), Sherardized, some special one like DACROMET Geometry and Mechanically Applied coating ,Dacroment, nickel plated, anodizing, plated zinc-nickel Zinc (blue, black, yellow, white), black oxide,

Types of Cap Nuts

Shivalik Forged & Fittings presents a gamut of cap nuts to cater to diverse industry needs. Here are some common types:

Domed Cap Nuts: With a gracefully rounded, dome-shaped top, these cap nuts provide a refined touch to exposed threads. They find their calling in furniture assembly, architectural applications, and decorative endeavors.

Hexagonal Cap Nuts: Sporting a hexagon-shaped top with internal threads, these cap nuts merge decorative flair with the convenience of a hexagonal shape. This design facilitates effortless installation and removal using standard wrenches or sockets.

Decorative Cap Nuts: Showcasing a variety of designs and finishes, including knurled, fluted, or embossed patterns, these cap nuts elevate aesthetics for applications where visual appeal reigns supreme. Their domain encompasses signage, displays, and architectural installations.

Cap Nuts Chemical Composition

Cap Nut Material Chemical Composition
Carbon Steel Iron (Fe), Carbon (C), Manganese (Mn), Phosphorus (P), Sulfur (S), Silicon (Si)
Stainless Steel Iron (Fe), Carbon (C), Chromium (Cr), Nickel (Ni), Molybdenum (Mo), and other alloying elements

Cap Nuts Mechanical Properties

Cap Nut Material Tensile Strength (psi) Yield Strength (psi) Hardness (Rockwell C)
Carbon Steel 60,000 – 100,000 36,000 – 60,000 15 – 35
Stainless Steel 80,000 – 100,000 30,000 – 50,000 15 – 32

Cap Nut Dimensions

There are several types you need to consider when choosing the Dimensions of Cap Nut
Max Min Max Min
6 0.138 0.3125 0.302 0.361 0.344 0.3 0.34 0.16 0.25 0.16
8 0.164 0.3125 0.302 0.361 0.344 0.3 0.34 0.16 0.25 0.16
10 0.19 0.375 0.362 0.433 0.413 0.36 0.41 0.19 0.28 0.19
43469 0.25 0.4375 0.428 0.505 0.488 0.41 0.47 0.22 0.34 0.25
43601 0.3125 0.5 0.489 0.577 0.557 0.47 0.53 0.25 0.41 0.31
43532 0.375 0.5625 0.551 0.65 0.628 0.53 0.62 0.28 0.45 0.38
43467 0.5 0.75 0.736 0.866 0.84 0.72 0.81 0.38 0.59 0.5
43593 0.625 0.9375 0.922 1.083 1.051 0.91 1 0.47 0.75 0.62
43528 0.75 1.0625 1.045 1.227 1.191 1.03 1.16 0.53 0.88 0.75

The Caliber Advantage: Supreme Excellence

Shivalik Forged & Fittings occupies the vanguard as a preeminent manufacturer and supplier of premium cap nuts. Here’s why we stand as the ultimate choice:

Vast Product Range: Our diverse array encompasses domed cap nuts, hexagonal cap nuts, and decorative cap nuts, providing solutions tailored to manifold applications and design needs.

Uncompromising Quality: Striving for excellence, we uphold stringent quality control measures, ensuring that each cap nut aligns with or surpasses industry standards. Rigorous testing is our norm, evaluating strength, durability, and dimensional precision.

Mastery of Materials: Our extensive familiarity with diverse materials – stainless steel, carbon steel, brass, aluminum, and various alloys – empowers us to offer optimal material recommendations, facilitating superior performance.

Customization Prowess: The Caliber touch extends to customization, covering sizes, materials, finishes, and designs. Tailoring our offerings to individual project requisites sets us apart.

Competitive Pricing: We champion a balance between competitive pricing and uncompromised quality. Cost-effective solutions thrive while craftsmanship reigns supreme.

Reliable Supply Chain: Our robust supply chain ensures punctual delivery, upholding customer satisfaction and project timelines. Timely shipments, efficient logistics – these are our commitments to your success.

Exceptional Customer Service: Shivalik Forged & Fittings upholds a steadfast commitment to exceptional customer service. Our proficient team stands poised to address inquiries, offer technical support, and extend prompt, reliable solutions.

Opt for Shivalik Forged & Fittings as your unwavering ally in cap nuts. Unlock a world of expertise, dependable products, and dedication to delivering top-notch fasteners tailored to your distinct requirements. Connect with us today to explore your needs or request a quote.

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