What sizes do metric screws come in?

What sizes do metric screws come in?

Metric clearance and tapping drill hole sizes.

Size Clearance Hole mm Tapping Drill (std Pitch)
M5 5.5 4.2 mm
M6 6.5 5.0 mm
M8 9 6.75 mm
M10 11 8.5 mm

What size is #8 screw in mm?

Metric Imperial Screw Conversion Chart

Diameter (mm) Length (mm) Closest Imperial Size Gauge x Length
4mm 12 8 x 1/2
16 8 x 5/8
20 8 x 3/4
25 8 x 1

What is M6 in standard?

M6 refers to a metric 6 mm screw. The outside diameter of the threads is 6 mm. The standard metric rack screw is actually an M6 x 0.1 mm. The number 0.1 mm refers to 0.1 threads per millimeter. You can identify an M6 screw by measuring the diameter at slightly more than 7/32″ (0.228″).

What does screw size m8 mean?

Set Screws. Metric. Screw Length: 12 mm. Screw Length: 25 mm.

What is a #8 screw in metric?

Metric versus Imperial equivalent screw dimensions.

Metric Imperial
Diameter (mm) Length (mm) Nominal Size no.
4 40 8
4 45 8
4 50 8

What size is a M8 screw?

Size Clearance Hole Tapping Drill (fine pitch)
M5 5.5 4.5mm
M6 6.5 5.25 mm
M8 9 7 mm
M10 11 9.0 or 8.75 mm

Are M8 and 5/16 the same?

M8 and 5/16 are different bolts. M8 and 5/16 are not compatible. It is not recommended to use a M8 bolt into a 5/16 thread (and vice-versa), otherwise you run the risk of forcing and damaging the thread.