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Albany Steel & Brass Corporation
SUCCESSORS TO LEBOVITZ BROTHERS
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DISTRIBUTORS OF FASTENERS AND INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES
SINCE 1918
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1900 W. GRAND AVE.     CHICAGO, ILLINOIS  60622
PHONE: 312-733-1900                 FAX: 312-733-9887
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Anchors - Concrete, Wall Board, Drywall, Masonry, Toggle Bolts, Dropin Bolts- Cap Screws, Carriage, Dowel, Elevaor, Hex, Lag Screw, Plow, Structural, Tap Forged Hardware- Eye Bolts, Eye Nuts, Turnbuckles Inserts- Concrete, Knurled, Wood Nuts- Acorn, Castle, Coupling, Finish Hex, Jam, Locknuts, Heavy Hex, Keps, Nylon Stop, Square, Wing Rivets- Non-Stuctural, Closed End, Structural Self Plugging, Monobolts Screws- Deck, Dowel, Type U, Type 21, Drywall, Knurled, One-Way, Particle Board, Self Piercing, Self Drilling, Teks, Thumbscrews Threaded Rod- Fine Thread, Course Thread, Brass, Stainless Washers- Bevel, Bonded, Countersunk, Fender, Finishing, Flat, SAE, Locking, Malleable, Ogee, Rubber, Structural, Wave

Screws      

TYPE

Made of

SIZE RANGE

GENERAL INFORMATION

Cap Screws

Steel (Grade 2)

1/4" x 1/2" to 1-1/2" x 8"

Grade 2, low-carbon bright. Minimum tensile strength of 74000 psi in diameters through 3/4", and 60000 psi for diameters over 3/4" through 1-1/2". Grade 2 is not recommended for use with fine threads.

Cap Screws

Steel (Grade 5)

1/4" x 1/2" to 1-1/2" x 8"

Grade 5, medium-carbon heat-treated in a carbon controlled atmosphere. Minimum tensile strength of 120,000 psi in diameters through 1", and 105,000 psi for diameters over 1" through 1-1/2". Grade 5 will also meet other specifications such as ASTM A449.

Cap Screws

Steel (Grade 8)

1/4" x 1/2" to 1" x 7"

Grade 8, alloy, heat-treated in a carbon controlled atmosphere. Minimum tensile strength of 150,000 psi. Grade 8 will also meet ASTM A354 Grade BD.

Counterbore

Alloy Steel

1/4" to 1-1/2" diameters

An externally wrenched screw that can be used in standard counter-bored holes.

Deck

Steel

6 x 1-5/8" to 10  x 4"

Mechanically galvanized finish.  Ideal for use in cedar & pressure treated woods.

Dowel Screws

Steel, Brass, Stainless Steel

3/16" x 1" to 3/8" x 6"

Drive - Type U

Steel

00 x 1/8" to 1/4" x 3/4"

For making permanent fastenings to ferrous and non-ferrous castings, heavy gage sheet metals, plastics, etc.

Drive - Type 21

Steel

4 x 11/32" to 10 x 3/4"

For fastening fabrics, fibre, leather, cardboard, etc., to sheet metal.

Drywall Steel 6 x 1" to 10 x 6" Available in bugle and trim head styles, with standard or high-low threads.  With black finish.

Knurled

Steel

4 x 1/4" to 1/4" x 1"

Lag Screws - Hex & Square

Brass, Silicon Bronze, Stainless Steel, Steel

1/4" x 1" to 3/4" x 12"

Hex head lag screws are identical in all respects to square lag screws except for head dimensions.

Lag Screws - Flattened End

Steel

1/4" x 4" to 1/2" x 5"

Flat End lag screws have a flat end with an eye in it.  There is also a flat end lag screw drive tool for easy installation.

Machine

Aluminum, Brass, Silicon Bronze, Stainless Steel, Steel

Diameters from 2 to 3/8", Lengths vary based on diameter and application.

Machine screws come in various head styles including: Flat, Round, Oval, Pan, Truss, Fillister, Trimmed Hex, Slotted Washer, Hex, Hex Washer, & Binding.  Most are also available in slotted and Phillips.

Metal Building

Steel with bonded washer

#9 & #10 diameters, 1",1-1/2",2",2-1/2",3" lengths

Mechanical zinc plated for years of rust protection.

Metal Core Nylon

Heat treated Steel & Nylon

6-32 thru 3/8"-16 up to 1-1/2" in length

Metal Core screws are recommended in applications requiring electrical, thermal and vibration insulation in shear or double shear connections.

One-Way - Machine

Steel, Stainless Steel, Brass

6-32 x 1/2" x 1/4"-20 to 1-1/2"

Stop Vandalism and loss with special purpose tamper-proof screws.

One-Way - Tapping

Steel, Stainless Steel

6 x 1/2" x 1/4" to 3"

Stop Vandalism and loss with special purpose tamper-proof screws.

One-Way - Lag

Steel

5/16" diameter          1-1/2",2",2-1/2",3" lengths

Stop Vandalism and loss with special purpose tamper-proof screws.  Black finish.

One-Way - Sex Bolts

Steel

1/4"-20 diameter 1-3/4",2",2-1/4",2-3/4" lengths

Stop Vandalism and loss with special purpose tamper-proof screws.

Particle Board

Steel

7 x 1" to 9 x 3"

Specially angled wide spaced threads for easy use in wood.  Available in square and Phillips drive.

Pole Barn

Steel with bonded washer

#9 & #10 diameters, 1",1-1/2",2",2-1/2",3" lengths

Mechanical zinc plated for years of rust protection.

Sealing

Steel with bonded washer

#9 & #10 diameters, 1",1-1/2",2",2-1/2",3" lengths

Mechanical zinc plated for years of rust protection.

Self Drilling Stainless, Steel, Aluminum Available with different head styles and point styles.
Self Piercing Steel 6 x 3/8" to 10 x 1-1/2" For light gage assembly.
SEMS Varies Varies Preassembled screw and washer can be manufactured in an unlimited number of thread types and washer styles.
Set Alloy Steel, Steel #0 x 1/16" to 1" x 3" Available with many different point styles.
Shoulder Alloy Steel 1/4" x 3/8" to 3/4" x 6"
Siding

Steel with bonded washer

#9 & #10 diameters, 1",1-1/2",2",2-1/2",3" lengths

Mechanical zinc plated for years of rust protection.

Speed Steel 6 x 3/8" to
Swageform Steel 2-56 x 1/4" to 3/8"-16 X 2-1/4" This screw is primarily recommended for use in heavy gauge metals, steel, brass, zinc, aluminum castings, and forging where the conventional type of tapping screw fails because of high driving torque and low holding power.  Available in Hex washer, Pan and flat head styles.  Slotted & Phillips.
Tapping

Aluminum, Brass, Silicon Bronze, Stainless Steel, Steel

Diameters from 2 to 3/8", Lengths vary based on diameter and application.

Use for making fastenings to light and heavy gage sheet metals and structural steel, non-ferrous castings, plastics, resin impregnated plywood, etc.  Tapping screws come in various head styles including: Flat, Round, Oval, Pan, Truss, Fillister, Trimmed Hex, Slotted Washer, Hex, Hex Washer, & Binding.  Most are also available in slotted and Phillips.

Teks - Type 2 Hardened Steel 6-20 x 3/8" to 10-16 x 1/1-2" Teks drill, tap, and fasten in one operation.  Use with lighter gage metals (1/32" to 7/64"), Fixtures, backup plates, door frames to metal studs, Framing, trim., etc.   Available in Phillips Pan and Hex Washer head styles.
Teks - Type 3 Hardened Steel 10-16 x 1-2" to 1/4"-14 x 4 Teks drill, tap, and fasten in one operation.  Use with heavy gage metal (5/64" to 1/4"),Steel doors, Curtain walls, etc.  Available in Phillips Pan and Hex Washer head styles.
Teks - Type 4 Hardened Steel 6-20 x 3/8" to 10-16 x 1/1-2" Teks drill, tap, and fasten in one operation.  Use with heavier gage metal (Up to 3/8"), roof decking, bridge decking, etc.  Available in Hex Washer head style.
Teks - # 5 point Hardened Steel 12-24 diameter, 1-1/4", 1-1/2", 2" lengths Fasten metal siding, electrical and metal components to heavy structural members.  Drills, taps and fastens in metal having a total thickness of 1/4" to 1/2" without pre-drilling.   Available in Hex Washer head style.
Thread Cutting

Aluminum, Brass, Silicon Bronze, Stainless Steel, Steel

Diameters from 2 to 3/8", Lengths vary based on diameter and application.

Thread Cutting screws come in various head styles including: Flat, Round, Oval, Pan, Truss, Fillister, Trimmed Hex, Slotted Washer, Hex, Hex Washer, & Binding.   Most are also available in slotted and Phillips.

Thread Rolling (Swageform) Steel 2-56 x 1/4" to 3/8"-16 X 2-1/4" This screw is primarily recommended for use in heavy gauge metals, steel, brass, zinc, aluminum castings, and forging where the conventional type of tapping screw fails because of high driving torque and low holding power.  Available in Hex washer, Pan and flat head styles.  Slotted & Phillips.
Thumb - Type P Cold-forged Steel 6-32 x 1/4" to 3/8"-16 x 3" Special points are available upon request.
Thumb - Type S Cold-forged Steel 6-32 x 1/4" to 3/8"-16 x 3" Special points are available upon request.
Wing Steel 6-32 to 3/8" diameters, lengths determined by application "Patented Thumb Screw."  Two piece welded construction.
Wood Steel, Brass, Stainless Steel, Aluminum, Silicon Bronze 0 x 3/16" to 30 x 6" Wood screws come in various head styles including: Flat, Round, Oval.  Most are also available in slotted and Phillips.