British standard brass thread


British standard brass thread

British Brass Thread thread is an imperial unit based screw thread. It adopts the Whitworth thread form with a pitch of 26 threads per inch for all diameters. It is often wrongly called British Standard Brass but is not actually covered by a British Standard.

Nominal sizes are usually in the range 1/8 to 2 inches.

ee also

Other Imperial Unit thread standards:

* Unified Thread Standard (UTS, including UNC, UNF and UNEF)
* British standard pipe thread (BSP)


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • British Standard Whitworth — (BSW) is one of a number of imperial unit based screw thread standards which use the same bolt heads and nut hexagonal sizes, some others being British Standard Fine thread (BSF) and British Standard Cycle. These three are collectively called… …   Wikipedia

  • Screw thread — Internal and external threads illustrated using a common nut and bolt. The screw and nut pair can be used to convert torque into linear force. As the screw (or bolt) is rotated, the screw moves along its axis through the fixed nut, or the non… …   Wikipedia

  • National pipe thread — Threaded pipe and elbow. The pipe has a male NPT thread, while the elbow s is female. National Pipe Thread Tapered Thread (NPT) is a U.S. standard for tapered threads used on threaded pipes and fittings. The taper rate for all NPT threads is 1⁄16 …   Wikipedia

  • List of British ordnance terms — This article explains terms used to describe the British Armed Forces ordnance (i.e.: weapons and ammunition) used in World War I and World War II. Note that the terms may have slightly different meanings in the military of other countries.BDBD… …   Wikipedia

  • Pipe (fluid conveyance) — For structural pipe, see Hollow structural section. For other uses, see Pipe (disambiguation). Steel pipes …   Wikipedia

  • Pipe (material) — A pipe is a tube or hollow cylinder used to convey materials or as a structural component. The terms pipe and tube are almost interchangeable. A pipe is generally specified by the internal diameter (ID) whereas a tube is usually defined by the… …   Wikipedia

  • Pas de vis — Le pas de vis, correspond à la distance relative parcourue en translation par une vis par rapport à son écrou lors d un tour complet. Par exemple, une vis avec un pas de 1,25 avancera de 1,25 mm lors de la rotation d un tour pour un pas… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Screw — This article is about the fastener. For other uses, see Screw (disambiguation). Screws come in a variety of shapes and sizes for different purposes. U.S. quarter coin (diameter 24 mm) shown for scale. A screw, or bolt, is a type of fastener… …   Wikipedia

  • Pendulum — This article is about pendulums. For other uses, see Pendulum (disambiguation). Simple gravity pendulum model assumes no friction or air resistance …   Wikipedia

  • Electrical conduit — risers, seen inside fire resistance rated shaft, as seen entering bottom of a firestop. The firestop is made of firestop mortar on top, rockwool on the bottom. Raceways are used to protect cables from damage …   Wikipedia