Wing Nuts are a type of nut that has a metal wing on each side that allows the nut to be tightened with your hands as opposed to a tool. KD Fasteners, Inc.™ offers a wide range of styles of wing nuts.
We offer the following styles of wing nuts:
- Type A: They are also known as cold forged wing nuts. They come in light, regular, and heavy series. KD Fasteners, Inc.™ offers them in 18-8 stainless steel (300 series), 316 stainless steel, aluminum, brass, silicon bronze, and steel (zinc and nickel plated). We can also offer them in many different styles of plating such as black zinc, black oxide, zinc yellow, and many more.
- Type C: They are also known as die-cast wing nuts. They come with a zinc finish on them. They are stronger than stainless steel wing nuts but they offer corrosion resistant properties. We offer them standard and with a washer base on a larger bearing surface is needed.
- Type D: They are also known as stamped wing nuts. KD Fasteners, Inc.™ offers them steel zinc, black oxide and also with the option of a washer base as well. They similar to cold forged wing nuts but not as strong.
- Metric wing nuts: KD Fasteners, Inc.™ also supplies wing nuts in metric DIN 315. We offer them in stainless steel (A2 and A4) and in forged steel zinc.