Hairpin Cotter Cotter Pins and Wire Clips

Bow-Tie Locking Cotters -- BOW-120
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]

  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.4375
  • Design Units: English
  • Material: HardenedSteel; Zinc Plated
Double Loop Hair Pin Cotters -- HAIR-7DB
from Pivot Point, Inc.

A double loop adds flexibility for a wider fit range. Stresses are evenly spread throughout the loop, giving longer life and more repeatability. High quality part made of hard drawn wire and zinc plated. Pivot Point also offers standard Hair Pin Cotters, also known as Hair Pins, Hair Pin Clips,... [See More]

  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Material: HardenedSteel; Zinc Plated
  • Design Units: English
Hair Pin Cotters -- HAIR-1
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]

  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Material: HardenedSteel; Zinc Plated
  • 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]

  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.0260 to 0.3100
  • Design Units: English; Metric
  • Length: 0.3130 to 7
Snap Pin -- JNPN
from MISUMI USA

High carbon steel wire rod, chromate plating [See More]

  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.1575 to 0.4724
  • Design Units: Metric
  • Length: 0.6417 to 1.41
Grip Clips
from G.L. Huyett

A self-locking bridge pin. The straight wire is inserted into a hole and the clip is twisted counterclockwise allowing the curved wire to lock itself into position. [See More]

  • Pin Type: a.k.a. Hitch Pin Clip
  • Nominal Diameter: 0.1250 to 1.25
  • Design Units: English
  • Length: 2 to 3.75