Screw threads are uniform ridges on the internal or external surface of a cylindrical surface. These threads are helix shaped. These threads decide how nuts, bolts, and screws maintain integrity when coupled together. Threads are made coarse or fine for various applications. The coarse threads are suited for most applications; however, fine threads are ideal for applications demanding specific strength. So what differentiates these two types of threads? Read this post to understand the significant difference between coarse threads and fine threads.
As discussed above coarse threads and fine threads are ideal for diverse industrial applications. Both have their own set of beneficial features. They are differentiated below on the basis of certain parameters which highlights their potential benefits over the other.
Mentioned below are certain parameters, which makes coarse threads a better threading option over fine threads:
Listed below are parameters which suggest why fine threads are superior to coarse threads:
As seen, both the threads have a certain advantage as well as disadvantages. Thus, the choice will entirely depend on the situation. If you feel the selection is tricky, it is always better to approach an industrial manufacturer. Norwood Screw Machine Parts is a well-known manufacturer of industry-grade fasteners, screws, and nuts in coarse and fine threads.
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