Also known as spring nuts, clip-on nuts wrap onto fastened work to reinforce it and aid alignment for speedy installation.
For a firmer hold than J-nuts, these U-shaped nuts wrap over so that screws or bolts pass through the top and bottom of the nut.
Black Oxide Steel — Threaded
Black Oxide Steel — Self-Retaining
Slide these J-shaped nuts onto panels, sheet metal, and other thin materials to hold assemblies in place without welding or riveting. During installation, they float to compensate for misalignment.
Black Oxide Steel
The spring-steel tabs on these nuts snap into square holes for a secure grip. The nut floats within a cage to adjust for misalignment during installation. Good for blind-sided installation and rack mounting applications.