Recoil Thread Inserts, Taps and Tools
We offer the full range of Recoil’s extensive collection of thread strengthening and thread repair products which are available (mostly from stock) in a wide variety of sizes and thread forms.
Recoil’s product line features an extensive collection of:
- Precision inserts
- High quality taps
- Versatile tooling
- Thread repair kits
- Complementary thread repair products
The Recoil system consists of precision inserts, quality high speed taps and easy to use installation tools which are used for repairing damaged screw threads or creating strong new threads. Recoil helically wound screw-thread inserts are generally manufactured from type 304 (18-8) stainless steel wire cold rolled into a diamond shaped cross section. Recoil inserts can be supplied in other materials such as Inconel, Nimonic 90, Phosphor Bronze and Type 316 stainless steel.
Recoil inserts are available in either standard free running form or screw lock type which provides an internal locking feature. Inserts are manufactured for every thread form including UNC, UNF, BSC, BSW, BSP, BSF, BA, NPT and ISO Metric thread sizes.
Thread Repair Kits
Fairchild Fasteners have developed a full range of Recoil thread repair kits covering the majority of sizes commonly in use today.
Recoil Kits contain an HSS tap, installation tools, precision stainless steel inserts and instructions in a sturdy, reusable container. Recoil has a full range of problem solving repair kits available in single or multiple size formats.
Taps and Gauges
Optimum results can be achieved with Recoil’s range of taps to suit hand tapping through to machine production requirements. Recoil offer high performance tap design and high precision in manufacture for low torque tapping and longer tap life. A short pod design enables Recoil STI taps to cut with minimal drag and consistently produce quality tapped holes. Taps are manufactured to ISO, ANSI, DIN and JIS standards.