Thumb screws and nuts are primarily used in cabinets, enclosures, panel assemblies and similar applications that require repeated reuse without fear of failure or lost parts. The key feature of thumb screws and nuts is that they are loosened and tightened by hand without the use of tools.
Thumb screw and nut styles include:
Although this list represents styles typically used in electronics, a large variety of thumb screws and thumb nuts are available and can be found under nuts or screws in the Fastener
section of this website.
Contact our Certified Fastener Specialist for more information on thumb screws and nuts at 877-791-4426 or through the Contact Us