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Shims, used to achieve uniform spacing or fill space between mismatched components, are available in numerous sizes and materials. The shims can be custom made, with ODs ranging from 0.080 to 12 in. and in thicknesses from 0.005 to 0.134 in. Shims are available in over 2,000 commonly specified and difficultto- find materials. Metallics include low-carbon sheet steel, various spring steels, stainless steel, aluminum, brass, copper and nickel silver. Nonmetallic versions include ABS, acetal, polyester, nylon, nylon MD, polycarbonate, fiber, polyethylene and various NEMAgrade laminates.

Boker’s Inc.
3104 Snelling Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(800) 927-4377

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