Installation Information for Captive Panel Retainers

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Installation Information for Captive Panel Retainers 2017-10-06T15:42:31+00:00

Installation of Captive Panel Retainers


Knurled Shank Retainers – Style A Only


Press Fit Only
American Standard Sizes: All Dimensions are in Inches

SHANK DIA. “B” .198 .228 .280 .366 .414 .479
“X” DIA. .188 .218 .270 .356 .404 .469


Panel Screw Retainers – Styles B, C, D, E, F & G Only

American Standard Sizes: All Dimensions are in Inches:

SHANK DIA. “B” .188 .218 .250 .270 .356 .404 .406 .433
“X” DIA. .191 .221 .257 .272 .359 .407 .407 .437
“Y” DIA. .252 .282 .318 .333 .420 .468 .468 .498

Rule of thumb for “Y” countersink: Y = X + .045 min. or 0.78 max


Knurled Shank Retainers – Style A Only


Press Fit Only
Metric Sizes: All Dimensions are in Millimeters

SHANK DIA. “B” 5 5.8 7.1 9.3
“X” DIA. 4.75 5.54 6.86 9.04


Panel Screw Retainers – Styles B, C, D, & E Only

Metric Sizes: All Dimensions are in Millimeters

SHANK DIA. “B” 6.3 11
“X” DIA. 6.5 11.2
“Y” DIA. 8 12.6

Rule of thumb for “Y” countersink: Y = X + 1.14 min. or 1.98 max

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