Quick-Release Ball Detent Pins from Pivot Point feature a ball detent that depresses and springs back up for “Quick-Release” applications. Used as a convenient way to adjust or remove accessories on equipment. Steel Lanyards or Nylon Lanyards may be added as a low cost tether to prevent loss.
Choose from standard Detent Ring Pins or customized Detent Pins. These pins are also known as Hitch Pins, Cotterless Hitch Pins, Cotterless Quick Pins, Quick-Release Pins, Quick Pins, Quick Lock Pins and Ball Lock Pins. Standard sizes are made from low carbon steel, zinc plated. Stainless steel Detent Pins are also available upon request. Rigid quality control procedures ensure a consistent fastener you can count on.
Select “configure product” to customize a Detent Pin to your exact specifications! For other Quick-Release pins and Quick-Release devices, please see our Home Page to view other product offerings.
Standard, stock Detent Ring Pins are made from 12L14/1215 steel, zinc plated.
|Basic Shank Diameter [in]||1/2|
|Dia x Effective Length||1/2 x 2-1/2|
|Pin Diameter - A [in]||1/2|
|Effective Length [in]||2.5|
|End Length - B [in]||0.516|
|Material||Zinc Plated Steel|
|Approximate Weight/Pounds per 100 Pieces [lb]||18.50|
|Detent Ball Diameter [in]||1/4|
|Max. Ball Height Above Shank [in]||0.075|
|Diameter Tolerance Before Plating - Carbon Steel [in]||0.4980 to 0.5000|
|Pull Ring Diameter [in]||1 1/4|
|End Chamfer Length x 15 Deg. [in]||0.172|
|Approximate Ball Compression Force [lb]||10|
|Overall Length [in]||3.250|
|Note||Plating may add, up to, .001" to diameter of pin|
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Send us your sketch and receive a quote. Simply fax it or email it. We can often recommend cost saving alternatives. We offer a diverse range of production capabilities, including screw machining, cold heading, drilling, ball detenting, machining, assembly and more. We love a challenge, so let us help you develop the prefect solution!