Rivet Guide - Guide to rivet sizes and materials

Rivets - Aluminium, Monel, Stainless Steel

Countersunk Head (72)
 

Truss Head (73)
 

Rivet codes are expressed as: 72STST4-4, or Head Type followed by material and the size.

Material types are:

  • Aluminium mandral (body) / Steel Pin - AS
  • Aluminium mandral (body) / Ali Pin - AA
  • Aluminium Sealed mandral (body) / Steel Pin - TA
  • Monel Steel mandral (body) / Steel Pin - MS
  • Stainless Steel mandral (body) / SS Pin - STST
Size  Rivet Diam. (mm) Grip Range (mm) Shell Length (mm) Csk Aluminium (Steel Pin)(72AS) Truss Aluminium (Steel Pin)(73AS) \Truss Aluminium (Ali Pin)(73AA) Truss Ali Sealed (Steel Pin)(73TA)
4-1 3.2 Up to 1.6 5.4 - x - -
4-2 3.2 1.6-3.2 7.0 x x x x
4-3 3.2 3.2-4.8 8.6 x x x -
4-4 3.2 4.8-6.4 10.2 x x x x
4-5 3.2 6.4-7.9 11.7 x x - -
4-6 3.2 7.9-9.5 13.3 x x x -
4-8 3.2 11.0-12.7 16.5 x x - -
4-10 3.2 14.3-15.9 19.7 - x - -
5-2 4.0 1.6-3.2 7.6 x x - x
5-3 4.0 3.2-4.8 9.2 x x - -
5-4 4.0 4.8-6.4 10.8 x x x x
5-5 4.0 6.4-7.9 n/a x x - -
5-6 4.0 7.9-9.5 13.8 x x x -
5-8 4.0 9.5-12.7 17.1 x x - -
5-10 4.0 12.7-15.9 20.3 x x - -
5-12 4.0 15.9-19 n/a - x - -
6-2 4.8 1.6-3.2 8.3 x x - x
6-3 4.8 3.2-4.8 9.8 x x - -
6-4 4.8 4.8-6.4 11.4 x x x x
6-5 4.8 6.4-7.9 n/a x x - -
6-6 4.8 7.9-9.5 14.6 x x x x
6-8 4.8 9.5-12.7 17.8 x x - x
6-10 4.8 12.7-15.9 21.0 x x x x
6-12 4.8 15.9-19 24.1 x x - -
6-14 4.8 19-22.2 27.3 - x - -
6-16 4.8 22.2-25.4 30.5 - x - -
8-5 6.4 6.4-7.9 n/a - - - -
8-8 6.4 9.5-12.7 19.1 - - - -
Size  Rivet Diam. (mm) Grip Range (mm) Shell Length (mm) Csk Monel (Steel Pin)(72MS) Truss Monel (Steel Pin)(73MS) Truss Stainless (SS Pin)(73STST)
4-1 3.2 Up to 1.6 5.4 - - -
4-2 3.2 1.6-3.2 7.0 - x x
4-3 3.2 3.2-4.8 8.6 x x x
4-4 3.2 4.8-6.4 10.2 x x x
4-5 3.2 6.4-7.9 11.7 - x x
4-6 3.2 7.9-9.5 13.3 x x x
4-8 3.2 11.0-12.7 16.5 - x x
4-10 3.2 14.3-15.9 19.7 - - -
5-2 4.0 1.6-3.2 7.6 - x x
5-3 4.0 3.2-4.8 9.2 - x x
5-4 4.0 4.8-6.4 10.8 x x x
5-5 4.0 6.4-7.9 n/a - - x
5-6 4.0 7.9-9.5 13.8 x x x
5-8 4.0 9.5-12.7 17.1 - x x
5-10 4.0 12.7-15.9 20.3 - - -
5-12 4.0 15.9-19 n/a - - -
6-2 4.8 1.6-3.2 8.3 x x x
6-3 4.8 3.2-4.8 9.8 - x x
6-4 4.8 4.8-6.4 11.4 x x x
6-5 4.8 6.4-7.9 n/a x x x
6-6 4.8 7.9-9.5 14.6 x x x
6-8 4.8 9.5-12.7 17.8 x x x
6-10 4.8 12.7-15.9 21.0 x x x
6-12 4.8 15.9-19 24.1 - - -
6-14 4.8 19-22.2 27.3 - - -
6-16 4.8 22.2-25.4 30.5 - - -
8-5 6.4 6.4-7.9 n/a - x -
8-8 6.4 9.5-12.7 19.1 - x -

x = Size available ex-stock
- = May be available on request

Rivets - White & Black

Size Rivet Diam. (mm) Grip Range (mm) Shell Length (mm) White CSK Ali (Steel Pin) White Truss Ali (Steel Pin) Black CSK Ali (Steel Pin) Black Truss Ali (Steel Pin)
4-2 3.2 1.6-3.2 7.0 - x x x
4-3 3.2 3.2-4.8 8.6 - - - x
4-4 3.2 4.8-6.4 10.2 - x x x
4-6 3.2 7.9-9.5 13.3 - x - x
5-2 4.0 1.6-3.2 7.6 - - x x
5-3 4.0 3.2-4.8 9.2 - - - x
5-4 4.0 4.8-6.4 10.8 x x x x
5-6 4.0 7.9-9.5 13.8 - x x x
6-4 4.8 4.8-6.4 11.4 - - x -

x = Size available ex-stock
- = May be available on request