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PHZ Press-in Hex Inserts

This product is also available in Metric

Press-in Hex Insert Features

  • Simple press-in installation for most thermoplastics.
  • Hexagonal barbs provide high pull-out and torque-out resistance.
  • Available in a wide variety of thread sizes.

3D drawings available upon request

Part Desc.ThreadInsert LengthMaterial
General
Insert ThreadInsert Thread CodeL Insert Length Max.Insert Length CodeBossD Width Across FlatsP Pilot Diameter Max.T Full Thread Depth Min. (2)
B Hole Dia. +.003 -.000W Wall Thickness Min.
2-56256.230230.187.157.187.186.212
4-40440.230230.187.157.187.186.212
6-32632.230230.187.157.187.186.212
8-32832.265265.250.188.250.249.248
10-241024.265265.250.188.250.249.248
10-321032.265265.250.188.250.249.248
1/4-202520.315315.312.219.312.311.300
1/4-282528.315315.312.219.312.311.300
5/16-183118.365365.375.288.375.374.345
5/16-243124.365365.375.288.375.374.345

(1) All dimensions are in inches and reference unless toleranced.
(2) Although thread is tapped thru, thread go-gauge may not pass beyond the T dimension.

Insert Thread CodeBoss MaterialInstallation (lbs)Pull–out (lbs)Torque–out (in-lbs)
440ABS2251254
Polycarbonate60028016
632ABS2251254
Polycarbonate60028016
832ABS30013510
Polycarbonate60038042
1024
1032
ABS30013510
Polycarbonate60038042
2520
2528
ABS40023528
Polycarbonate

(1) Performance data shown is for reference only. Variations in application, boss material type and size, and installation method will affect the loads. PENCOM strongly encourages testing in the application.