Shims are thin pieces of material used to fill a gap between two surfaces or components and are sometimes referred to as spacers. Shim stock usually come as either strips, sheets of material or pre-cut into horseshoe shapes. Strips or sheets are designed to be cut to size for less specific applications, whereas horseshoe types are ideal for fitting around existing mounts, screws or nails.
Our range of shim stock offers a wide variety of products which can be bought either pre-cut into specific shapes or as sheets or coiled rolls from leading manufacturer SKF, as well as our high-quality own brand RS PRO.
Shim stock is available in a wide range of materials, colours and sizes to accomodate various applications. We offer a large selection of high quality shim stocks, ensuring excellent results. Common types of shim include:
Shim stocks are essential components used in the design, manufacturing and maintenance of various applications. Shim stock allows parts and components to be equally spaced with precision and are commonly used in areas such as automotive, construction, plumbing, engineering and more.