Stainless Steel Cotter Pins and Wire Clips

Basic Rings -- DR-12580B-S
from Pivot Point, Inc.

These basic rings are a low cost alternative to Split Key Rings and are often used as ring-grips in various applications, including pins such as Detent Ring Pins. Available in either hard drawn wire with an attractive zinc plated finish or corrosion resistant stainless steel. Other Rings and Cotters... [See More]

  • Material: Stainless
  • Design Units: English
  • Pin Type: CircleCotter
Cotter Pin
from CORE Manufacturing

100% Domestic Melt and Manufacture, Made in USA, Certified. Clevis, Clevis Pin, Cotter Pin. Dimensions: CORE-STD, Customer Drawing/Requirements. CORE Capability: 5/8 ” (#2) through 4 ” (#8). Available Materials: Steel, Stainless. Available Grades: C-1035, A182. Available Threads: UNC,... [See More]

  • Material: UnhardenedSteel; Stainless
  • Design Units: English
  • Pin Type: Cotter Pin, Extended / Hammerlock
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.6250 to 4
Bow-Tie Locking Cotters -- Bow-54S-177
from Pivot Point, Inc.

Invented by Pivot Point, the popular Bow-Tie Locking Cotter ™ works like a Hair Pin Cotter, but locks itself on! Push or pull the cotter leg into the mating hole, the Bow-Tie snaps into a zero-tension locked position. It is easily released by lifting the loop and sliding the cotter off. The... [See More]

  • Material: Stainless
  • Design Units: English
  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.1875
Circle Cotters -- CC-3-S
from Pivot Point, Inc.

This cotter is wound or turned on from the middle out. Start by threading the open wire end inside the circle into the hole on shaft or pin. Keep turning the ring until it snaps into place. To remove, start turning the circle again in the same direction and it comes right off. Very secure fasteners,... [See More]

  • Material: Stainless
  • Design Units: English
  • Pin Type: CircleCotter
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.0480
Hair Pin Cotters -- HAIR-1-S
from Pivot Point, Inc.

Hair Pin Cotters are a spring-type cotter made to be reusable. Hair Pin Cotters are generally meant to be used in through-holes while Hair Pin Clips are generally meant to be used on a groove. Double Loop Hair Pin Cotters are also available. For more secure cotter pin options, try our Bow-Tie... [See More]

  • Material: Stainless
  • Design Units: English
  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
Kickout Rings -- KIC-12580-S
from Pivot Point, Inc.

Kickout Cotter Rings are a type of Circle Cotter with a "kick-out" design that is made for speed and economy. Easily removable, this cotter can be installed fast by inserting the "kick-out" end into hole on pin or shaft and winding it through until it snaps into place. To remove, just start winding... [See More]

  • Material: Stainless
  • Design Units: English
  • Pin Type: CircleCotter
Rue Ring -- RUE-10-S
from Pivot Point, Inc.

Our Original Design!. Pivot Point originally invented Rue Ring ™ Locking Cotter Pins. Don't be fooled by imitations! Our original proven design and manufacturing specifications ensure proper fit and function. The popular and revolutionary Rue Ring ™ Locking Cotter Pin surrounds the shaft... [See More]

  • Material: Stainless; Plain
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.3200 to 0.3300
  • Design Units: English
Bridge Pins
from G.L. Huyett

Also known as hitch pin clips or hairpin cotter pins, bridge pins are the most common form of hitch pin retention. Available in steel zinc and stainless steel. [See More]

  • Material: Stainless; MB Spring Wire
  • Design Units: English; Metric
  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.0260 to 0.3100
Snap Pin -- JNSPN
from MISUMI USA

Stainless steel construction, chromate plating [See More]

  • Material: Stainless
  • Design Units: Metric
  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.1575 to 0.4724
Cotter Pins
from G.L. Huyett

Cotter pins are wire formed fasteners used externally in holed applications; they have been around for centuries. These low-cost and highly versatile fasteners are used virtually everywhere. Cotter pins can be installed quickly and with no special tools. Designed to be self-locking, cotter pins... [See More]

  • Material: Stainless; Monel. MB Spring Wire, Carbon Steel
  • Design Units: English; Metric
  • Pin Type: Cotter Pin, Extended / Hammerlock
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.0310 to 0.6250
Hair Pins
from G.L. Huyett

Similar action as bridge pins except hair pins are retained in a groove instead of a hole. Available in steel zinc or stainless steel. [See More]

  • Material: Stainless; MB Spring Wire
  • Design Units: English
  • Pin Type: a.k.a. External Hitch Pin Clip
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.0470 to 1
Safety Pins
from G.L. Huyett

Spring loaded wire that is self-securing when engaged. Simple and easy to use. [See More]

  • Material: Stainless; Spring Wire
  • Design Units: English
  • Pin Type: Safety
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.0470 to 0.2430