You’ll reap many benefits if you choose to buy shim washers, particularly if you purchase them from a quality supplier. As nationwide leading shim washers manufacturers, here at Stephens Gaskets, we’ve got the tools, skills and experience to be able to produce quality shim washers made to your exact requirements. We’ve spent over forty years in the industry, designing, creating and supplying precision machined components, so when it comes to UK shim washers, you can be sure that we know exactly what we are doing.

Should you make or buy your shim washers?

Making the decision of buying shim washers might seem pointless if you are thinking of making them yourself. However, a shim washer is not just a generic component, and when it comes to manufacturing one for your project, accurate measurements are extremely important. Shim washers are fitted into a device to fill any excess space that could be leading to unwanted movement from other parts. With this in mind, the shim washer needs to be produced to the exact size that is required to fill the space and create a tighter fitting alignment that is needed from the other parts. It is recommended that shim washers are manufactured and purchased from experienced shim washers suppliers to ensure that you will be using a precisely-cut component that is of a high standard and is suitable for use inside a piece of machinery. If you don’t have the correct tools to cut your shim washers accurately, you could risk placing an ill-fitting component into your device that could potentially lead to wear and tear. By making sure you use a professionally made shim washer, you can rest easy knowing that your component is going to offer you a faultless performance every time.

Stephens Gaskets Shim Washers

As highly established shim washer suppliers, we’ve spent decades producing quality and dependable mechanical components for a wide range of industries and applications. We pride ourselves on the huge variety of materials that we can produce shim washers in, from different plastics and metals through to rubber and cork. With Stephens Gaskets, you’ll be guaranteed quality, consistency and value every time, and we certify this by only using the finest qualities of materials and resources to create your components.

Custom Shim Washers

There is plenty of scope for flexibility with our components as we have a state-of-the-art manufacturing hub equipped with extremely accurate laser cutting tools. This type of advanced equipment allows us to cut shim washers to even some of the most intricate sizes. By having a bespoke service on-hand too, we can make sure that no matter what types of shim washers you are looking for, we’ll be able to create the – and with fast turnaround times and competitive prices too.

Contact Stephens Gaskets today

To buy shim washers or to find out more information about our shim washers, then head to our website today. Alternatively, you can call 0121 544 5808 to speak to a member of our helpful and experienced team.

If you have found this blog helpful, you may wish to read our previous blog on Laser Cut Gaskets.

Stephens Gaskets Limited
Units 1-4 Alston Road Oldbury Oldbury, West Midlands B69 2PP
Phone: 0121 544 5808 Fax:121 544 4188, E-mail: sales@stephensgaskets.co.uk