RAF hardware and components are available in Canada from GouldFebruary 2, 2018 REDWIRE is news you can use from leading suppliers. Powered by FRASERS.
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RAF Electronic Hardware is one of the many great manufacturers whose products are accessible in Canada via Gould Fasteners, a top distributor of industrial hardware items. RAF produces an impressive variety of hardware and CNC precision turned components, ranging from screws, spacers, and standoffs to handles and thread-locking products.
A wide range of sectors
RAF’s stellar lineup of products serves a wide range of markets and industries. Among these sectors are aerospace, telecommunications, electronics, defence, and fibre optics. Other markets in which RAF goods are highly useful include microwave components, cable-harness manufacturing, satellite communications, and the medical field.
The main categories of RAF products:
- Captive panel screws. Available in brass, steel, or stainless steel, with more than 40 metallic finishes. Six styles available, with seven swaged retainer types.
- CNC precision machined parts. Precision contacts and bodies designed according to military specifications, with right-angle and 45-degree bent contacts.
- Custom-designed products. A wide variety of material options for items manufactured according to blueprint. Many product and style types available.
- Handles and ferrules. Eleven functional handle lines with round, rectangular, or oval profiles. Lengths from approximately ¾ inch to seven inches, made of aluminum, brass, steel, or stainless steel and with more than 40 metallic finishes.
- Jack screws. Used mainly to secure D-type cable connectors in electronic equipment. Washers and nuts also supplied. Body length and diameter of about five millimetres.
- Male-female standoffs. Designed for applications requiring close controls of dimensions, such as printed circuit board mounting. Round and hexagonal profiles; materials include aluminum, brass, stainless steel, or nylon.
- Precision shoulder screws. Useful as precision spacers and bearing surfaces. Slotted and socket heads available.
- Spacers. Round and hexagonal profiles. Useful for PCB mounting and other applications requiring close controls of dimensions.
- Standoffs. Available with round, hexagonal, and square profiles and internal thread styles.
- Thread-locking products. Self-locking and self-sealing threaded standoffs of various sizes, compatible with both male and female threads.
- Thumb screws. Available in washer face, plain, and push styles with more than 40 finishes.
To learn more, contact Gould.