Essentra Components manufactures and distributes one of the world's most extensive ranges of small, essential, component solutions for protection and finishing purposes. Our range includes caps and plugs, workholding clamps, fasteners, handles & knobs, PCB hardware and more. We work with 70% of the world's top 100 global manufacturers, offering over 35,000 products and 1 billion parts in stock for fast dispatch. We offer free sampling on most of our standard products, allowing customers to "try before you buy" and have 3D CAD files available to download. In addition to our standard ranges, our manufacturing experience enables us to develop solutions to solve specific customer requirements where a standard product is not available.
The Essentra Components Fluid Absorption Plug is an innovative solution to control the excess residue of fluid in an assembly such as an engine, a gearbox or other oil filled mechanism which has had this oil drained for transport, maintenance or other installation process. The absorption (more...)
Essentra Components is not only a manufacturer of high quality stock and custom industrial components, but is also happy to share its expertise through an online Knowledge Centre – in this case with its new Hydraulic Hose Protection guide – downloadable here.
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Essentra Components, a leading global manufacturer and supplier of essential components, is delighted to announce its support of the VentilatorChallengeUK consortium in the race to produce 10,000 ventilators for the NHS.
Responding to unusual time pressures associated with the emergency targets (more...)
Essentra Components know that the performance of your circuit will depend greatly on how it’s laid out on the PCB, and that poor PCB layout can cause function and reliability problems. To save time and problems they suggest therefore that designing your PCB needs to start before the actual (more...)
Essentra Components has announced thousands of new catalogue products focused on the needs of its industrial manufacturing customers. The additions include 5,000 new SKUs of standard machine parts including handwheels, knobs, levers, handles, control knobs, and indexing plungers. Alongside new PA, (more...)
The latest technological innovations reach a wide variety of industries and components, even revolutionising the humble screw. Many industries now require that fasteners have increased strength, resistance to extreme temperatures, smoother surfaces and lower friction.
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EAE Elektroteknik is a member of the EAE Group which was established in 1995 to manufacture low voltage electrical enclosures under the E-Kabin brand. When EAE faced growing customer demands to increase the productivity and efficiency of its data cabinet locking system, it turned to Essentra (more...)
Following the acquisition of Micro Plastics in 2017, Essentra Components acquired Nolato Hertila AB in 2018 to increase its product offering to 35,000 products available – 75% of which are manufactured under the Essentra brand covering fasteners, caps and plugs, access hardware, cable (more...)
Here the experts from Essentra Components compare plastic and metal fasteners, and explain why the plastic option can often be a better choice.
Metal is the most common material used to create fastening solutions, however plastic fasteners offer a different and often more appropriate set of (more...)