## What is the diameter of a 6-32 screw?

0.1380

Screw Size Class Thread Major Diameter
6-32 3A 0.1380
6-40 2A 0.1380
6-40 3A 0.1380
8-32 2A 0.1640

### What does the 6 stand for in a 6-32 screw?

Screws have three basic measurements: gauge, threads per inch, and shaft length in inches. So, you may also see a measurement like 6-32 x 1 1/2″. This means it’s a #6 diameter, with 32 threads per inch (almost double the normal thread count as a standard wood screw) and an inch and a half long.

#6-32 UNC screw The #6-32 UNC is a UTS screw specifying a major thread diameter of #6 which is defined as 0.1380 inches (3.51 mm); and 32 tpi (threads per inch) which equates to a thread pitch of 0.031250 inches (0.7938 mm).

How wide is a #6 screw?

#6 Screw Diameter The thread size of the #6 screw is 0.13″ or 9/64th of an inch in diameter.

## What is a 632 screw?

The 632 Kit is an assortment of Flat Head Phillips Machine Screws that feature 6 different sizes ranging from 1/2” to 2”. Machine screws are used for fastening components of machines, tools, appliances, and electronic devices.

### What is the drill size for a 6-32 tap?

Tap Drill Size Chart

Bolt Size Drill Size Closest Fractional
5-44 NF #37
6-32 NC #35 7/64″
6-36 NS #34
6-40 NF #33

What size is no 6 screw?

No. 6 (3.5mm) Thread Size (T)

What is the next size up from 6 32?

Unlike metric fasteners, a larger number indicates a finer thread (that’s because threads per inch is the reciprocal of pitch). Common threads per inch sizes are: 4, 4-1/2, 5, 5-1/2, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 18, 20, 24, 28, 32, 36, 40, 48, 56, 72, 80.

## How big is a #6 screw?

It is by coincidence that the gauge is approximately the size of the screw head in millimeters. A 6 gauge screw will have a head almost equal to 6 mm wide.

### What is a #6 screw in metric?

Metric Imperial Screw Conversion Chart

Gauge Metric diameter (mm) Hole size for Rawl Plug (mm)
6 3.5 6
8 4 6 (or 7)
10 5 7
12 5.5 7

What bolt is smaller than 6-32?

Table 3.

Coarse Fine
5-40 5-44
6-32 6-40
8-32 8-36
10-24 10-32