Temporary Fasteners l Protective Caps

Protective Caps    

Protective caps are offered for any hex body, or M-type fasteners.
Their purpose is to protect the surface of a structure from galvanic corrosion and scratches.

Types of Caps Available
• VINYL -
Vinyl caps may be easily installed onto the fastener by the customer. Therefore, they may be purchased as a separate item or ordered as an assembly on a particular fastener.
• HARD PLASTIC & ALUMINUM -
These caps are supplied only as an assembly on a fastener. They provide additional durability over vinyl caps and are permanently affixed to the body of the fastener.


Cap Material
Suffix
For use with fastener type
Cap
Complete Assembly Ordering Information
Hole Diameter
Part Number
Vinyl
VC
CBX
CSX
HNX
HSX
3/32” - 3/16”
NX-CAP-1
When ordering a fastener with a vinyl cap, simply specify VC at the end of the part number.
Examples:
CBX-BF-3/16-VC
MHD-1/4-VC
3/16” - 1/4”
NX-CAP-2
3/8 Only
NX-CAP-3
M
3/32” - 3/16”
M-CAP-1
7/32” - 1/4”
M-CAP-2
MHD
3/32” - 3/16”
MHD-CAP-1
7/32” - 1/4”
MHD-CAP-2
Hard Plastic
PC
CBX
CSX
HNX
HSX
Available as assembly only
When a Hard Plastic cap (PC) of Aluminum cap (ALC) is desired, simply add the appropriate suffix to the end of the part number.
Aluminum
ALC