Dowel Pin

Dowel Pin from Thomas Potter Ltd

Dowel pins are hardened and precision ground cylindrical pins and are usually used as locating devices.

They are machined to tight tolerances on the diameter usually with an m6 tolerance, meaning they are slightly oversize for an interference fit.

The corresponding holes are usually reamed to allow for a press fit, clearance fit or transition fit.

Available in the following sizes:-

  Inch Metric
Dia. 1/16" to 1" 1mm to 25mm
Length 1/4" to 6" 4mm to 120mm

Also available with a female thread at one end to aid extraction.

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