Miniature Bearings Australia Pty Ltd

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Joints Tee Tubing And Rod Categories


Tee Joints


Joints - Tee - Tubing and Rod
Joints - Tee - Tubing and Rod


Inexpensive nylon joiners for hobby tubing and rod


There is also a good range of Joints - Tee - Tubing and Rod on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Steel - Studded - Quick Disconnect - Female
Rod Ends - Steel - Studded - Quick Disconnect - Female

Also see combined categories:
All Female Rod Ends with Stud

Joints are strength, quick disconnect assemblies with good wear characteristics. Retaining sleeve insures the assembly can only be put together with the sleeve positively aligned with the ball cavity. When spring is released, alignment is automatic thereby eliminating any possiblity of partial closure. Ball stud and Body are made of low carbon steel. Studs are surface hardened. All Parts are plated and dichromate treated.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Steel - Studded - Quick Disconnect - Female on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Steel - Nylon Raceway - Female
Rod Ends - Steel - Nylon Raceway - Female

Also see combined categories:
All Female Rod Ends
All Steel Female Rod Ends

Also known as Heim Joints


There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Steel - Nylon Raceway - Female on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Steel - Nylon Raceway - Male
Rod Ends - Steel - Nylon Raceway - Male

Also see combined categories:
All Male Rod Ends
All Steel Male Rod Ends

Also known as Heim Joints


There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Steel - Nylon Raceway - Male on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Stainless Steel - Bronze Lined - Male
Rod Ends - Stainless Steel - Bronze Lined - Male

Also see combined categories:
All Male Rod Ends
All Stainless Steel Male Rod Ends

Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request. CFF.SS series are made to DIN 648K and ISO 6126JK.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Stainless Steel - Bronze Lined - Male on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Steel - Bronze Lined - Female
Rod Ends - Steel - Bronze Lined - Female

Also see combined categories:
All Female Rod Ends
All Steel Female Rod Ends

Imperial and Metric / Carbon Steel. Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Steel - Bronze Lined - Female on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Steel - Bronze Lined - Male
Rod Ends - Steel - Bronze Lined - Male

Also see combined categories:
All Male Rod Ends
All Steel Male Rod Ends

Imperial and Metric / Carbon Steel. Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Steel - Bronze Lined - Male on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 Housing and Ball - Nylon Raceway - Female
Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 Housing and Ball - Nylon Raceway - Female

Also see combined categories:
All Female Rod Ends
All Stainless Steel Female Rod Ends

Also known as Heim Joints


There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 Housing and Ball - Nylon Raceway - Female on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 Housing and Ball - Nylon Raceway - Male
Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 Housing and Ball - Nylon Raceway - Male

Also see combined categories:
All Male Rod Ends
All Stainless Steel Male Rod Ends

Also known as Heim Joints


There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 Housing and Ball - Nylon Raceway - Male on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 304 with 420 Ball - Bronze Lined - Female
Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 304 with 420 Ball - Bronze Lined - Female

Also see combined categories:
All Female Rod Ends
All Stainless Steel Female Rod Ends

Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 304 with 420 Ball - Bronze Lined - Female on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Steel - Stamped - Female
Rod Ends - Steel - Stamped - Female

Also see combined categories:
All Female Rod Ends
All Steel Female Rod Ends

Economy stamped style combines high strength with low cost. Also known as Heim Joints

Made from low carbon steel and plated for corrosion resistance. Ball is case hardened.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Steel - Stamped - Female on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Swivel - Tee Handle - Steel
Joints - Swivel - Tee Handle - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Swivel Joints
All Swivel Joints and Cross Blocks

Precision made. Column lock feature. Will not become loose when adjusting. Universal design will fit any make of magnetic base, surface gauge or indicator. 12L14 Steel.


There is also a good range of Joints - Swivel - Tee Handle - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 with 420 Ball - PTFE Lined - Male
Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 with 420 Ball - PTFE Lined - Male

Also see combined categories:
All Male Rod Ends
All Stainless Steel Male Rod Ends

Tight fit (Minimal ball clearance). Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Stainless Steel 303 with 420 Ball - PTFE Lined - Male on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Steel - PTFE Lined - Tight Fit - Female
Rod Ends - Steel - PTFE Lined - Tight Fit - Female

Also see combined categories:
All Female Rod Ends
All Steel Female Rod Ends

Imperial and Metric. Tight fit (Minimal ball clearance) / Carbon Steel. Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Steel - PTFE Lined - Tight Fit - Female on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Steel - PTFE Lined - Tight Fit - Male
Rod Ends - Steel - PTFE Lined - Tight Fit - Male

Also see combined categories:
All Male Rod Ends
All Steel Male Rod Ends

Imperial and Metric. Tight fit (Minimal ball clearance) / Carbon Steel. Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Steel - PTFE Lined - Tight Fit - Male on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Clevis - Plastic
Joints - Clevis - Plastic

Also see combined categories:
All Clevis Joints

Use with plastic rod ends - Includes pin and clip. See also yokes.

Comes with clevis pin and retaining clip. Corrosion Resistant, Lightweight. High Tensile Strength (Shown in table as Short Term / Long Term). Vibration Dampening / Noise Dampening. (1) Tensile Strengths shown are Maximum Static axial in Newtons.

There is also a good range of Joints - Clevis - Plastic on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Caps - End - Kite
Caps - End - Kite


End caps with string holes and grooves for kite rods.

Joiners and connectors suitable for rod and tubing as well as for kites.

There is also a good range of Caps - End - Kite on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tips - For Kite Rods
Tips - For Kite Rods


Plastic tips fit over outside of rods and tubes for kites and other uses.

Joiners and connectors suitable for rod and tubing as well as for kites.

There is also a good range of Tips - For Kite Rods on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Connectors - Edge - Kite
Connectors - Edge - Kite


Edge connectors for kite rods and tubes. Can be used for other applications requiring an angled join of rod or tubing. Not a precision item.

Joiners and connectors suitable for rod and tubing as well as for kites.

There is also a good range of Connectors - Edge - Kite on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Plastic - Female
Rod Ends - Plastic - Female

Also see combined categories:
All Female Rod Ends

Thermoplastic Body / L280(R) Polymer Ball. Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Plastic - Female on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rod Ends - Plastic - Male
Rod Ends - Plastic - Male

Also see combined categories:
All Male Rod Ends

Thermoplastic Body / L280(R) Polymer Ball. Also known as Heim Joints

Dimensions not shown are available on request.

There is also a good range of Rod Ends - Plastic - Male on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Collectibles - Metal Motorcycles
Collectibles - Metal Motorcycles


Beautiful model motorbikes in various styles including choppers, road bikes and vintage designs.

Made from industrial parts including bearings, screws, nuts, springs, chain links, rod, tubing and other parts. Two colours available - gunmetal grey or copper finish. Each bike is hand made, and therefore there may be minor differences between the bikes of a particular model. Re-Cycle motorbikes are a limited edition set of 20.

There is also a good range of Collectibles - Metal Motorcycles on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Stainless Steel
Tube - Round - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube - Round

Hollow round tubing for general hobby applications.

For general hobby applications. May be slightly oversized on OD so some reworking may be required before fitting closely mating parts such as bearings. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Stainless Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Hexagonal Bar - Carbon Steel
Hexagonal Bar - Carbon Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - Hexagonal

Saw Cut Ends. Small A/F sizes may not be perfectly straight.

There is also a good range of Hexagonal Bar - Carbon Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tool Steel - 496 Oil Hardening - Flat Stock
Tool Steel - 496 Oil Hardening - Flat Stock


General purpose tool steel with good wear resistance, durability and machinability

Dimensionally stable chromium, tungsten and vanadium electric furnace toolsteel can be used for intricate work. Low 787 to 815 oC (1450-1500 F) hardening range makes it easy to harden. Fully spheroidised and annealed for uniform carbide size and easy machining. Each piece is individually wrapped and clearly marked with size, analysis and correct hardness and tempering information. Edge squareness 0.003 mm per mm. Finish is 0.0008mm (0.000032 inch).

There is also a good range of Tool Steel - 496 Oil Hardening - Flat Stock on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Swivel - Miniature - Steel
Joints - Swivel - Miniature - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Swivel Joints
All Swivel Joints and Cross Blocks

Precision made. Column lock feature. Will not become loose when adjusting. Universal design will fit any make of magnetic base, surface gauge or indicator. 12L14 Steel.


There is also a good range of Joints - Swivel - Miniature - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Collars - Shaft - Hinged - Steel
Collars - Shaft - Hinged - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Round Bore Shaft Collars
All Hinged Shaft Collars

Precision machined. Convenient easy-to-assemble design. Steel 12L14 (9SMn Pb36)

Same axial load handling capabilities as standard two piece collars. Captive clamp screw eliminates lost screws. The collars have a smooth I.D., O.D. & sides with no protruding pins or screws. Easily Machinable / Open Completely. Non-marring / Use on hardened shafts / Use on tubing / Use on split hubs.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Collars - Shaft - Hinged - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Bronze - LG2 Standard
Tube - Round - Bronze - LG2 Standard

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube

Leaded Gunmetal Bronze tubing. Product will machine to the sizes listed and is supplied will be larger on OD and smaller on bore.

Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger on OD and smaller on bore. Longer lengths available on special request. Composition (Approx.) : Copper 85%, Tin 5%, Zinc 5%, Lead 5%. AS1565-83600 / Hardness : 70-90 BHN. Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Bronze - LG2 Standard on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Swivel - Knob Style - Steel
Joints - Swivel - Knob Style - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Swivel Joints
All Swivel Joints and Cross Blocks

Precision made. Column lock feature. Will not become loose when adjusting. Universal design will fit any make of magnetic base, surface gauge or indicator. 12L14 Steel.


There is also a good range of Joints - Swivel - Knob Style - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Swivel - Split Type - Steel
Joints - Swivel - Split Type - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Swivel Joints
All Swivel Joints and Cross Blocks

Precision made. Column lock feature. Will not become loose when adjusting. Universal design will fit any make of magnetic base, surface gauge or indicator. 12L14 Steel.


There is also a good range of Joints - Swivel - Split Type - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Swivel - Wing Knob - Steel
Joints - Swivel - Wing Knob - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Swivel Joints
All Swivel Joints and Cross Blocks

Precision made. Column lock feature. Will not become loose when adjusting. Universal design will fit any make of magnetic base, surface gauge or indicator. 12L14 Steel.


There is also a good range of Joints - Swivel - Wing Knob - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Collars - Shaft - Hinged - Stainless Steel
Collars - Shaft - Hinged - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Round Bore Shaft Collars
All Hinged Shaft Collars

Precision machined. Convenient easy-to-assemble design. 303 Stainless Steel

Same axial load handling capabilities as standard two piece collars. Captive clamp screw eliminates lost screws. The collars have a smooth I.D., O.D. & sides with no protruding pins or screws. Easily Machinable / Open Completely. Non-marring / Use on hardened shafts / Use on tubing / Use on split hubs.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Collars - Shaft - Hinged - Stainless Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Sintered Bronze
Tube - Round - Sintered Bronze

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube - Round

Oil impregnated sintered bronze tubing - self lubricating. Product will machine to the sizes listed and is supplied will be larger on OD and smaller on bore.

Sizes listed are FINISHED SIZE. Product supplied will be larger on OD and smaller on ID to allow for machining. B438 grade 1, Type 2 - AMS4805-D. SAE 841 Type 1, Class A.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Sintered Bronze on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Aluminium
Tube - Round - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube - Round

Hollow round tubing for general hobby applications.

For general hobby applications. May be slightly oversized on OD so some reworking may be required before fitting closely mating parts such as bearings. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground. Many sizes fit neatly into larger sizes to allow for telescoping size applications. Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Brass
Tube - Round - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube - Round

Hollow round tubing for general hobby applications.

For general hobby applications. May be slightly oversized on OD so some reworking may be required before fitting closely mating parts such as bearings. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground. Many sizes fit neatly into larger sizes to allow for telescoping size applications. Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Copper
Tube - Round - Copper

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Tube - Round

Hollow round tubing for general hobby applications.

For general hobby applications. May be slightly oversized on OD so some reworking may be required before fitting closely mating parts such as bearings. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground. Many sizes fit neatly into larger sizes to allow for telescoping size applications. Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries.

Related Information:

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Copper on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Swivel - Double Wing Knob - Steel
Joints - Swivel - Double Wing Knob - Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Swivel Joints
All Swivel Joints and Cross Blocks

Precision made. Column lock feature. Will not become loose when adjusting. Universal design will fit any make of magnetic base, surface gauge or indicator. 12L14 Steel.


There is also a good range of Joints - Swivel - Double Wing Knob - Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Swivel - Knob Style - Stainless Steel
Joints - Swivel - Knob Style - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Swivel Joints
All Swivel Joints and Cross Blocks

Precision made. Column lock feature. Will not become loose when adjusting. Universal design will fit any make of magnetic base, surface gauge or indicator. 303 Stainless Steel.


There is also a good range of Joints - Swivel - Knob Style - Stainless Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Joints - Swivel - Wing Knob - Stainless Steel
Joints - Swivel - Wing Knob - Stainless Steel

Also see combined categories:
All Swivel Joints
All Swivel Joints and Cross Blocks

Precision made. Column lock feature. Will not become loose when adjusting. Universal design will fit any make of magnetic base, surface gauge or indicator. 303 Stainless Steel.


There is also a good range of Joints - Swivel - Wing Knob - Stainless Steel on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Soft Metal Packs
Tube - Round - Soft Metal Packs

Also see combined categories:
All Soft Metal Packs

For general hobby applications. This tube is annealed soft to make it easier to bend. Copper, brass and aluminium,

300mm lengths. Not recommended for heavy duty applications. For use with bearings we suggest you use items from the category - Shafting - Ground.

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Soft Metal Packs on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tools - Tubing Work
Tools - Tubing Work

Also see combined categories:
All Tools

Tube benders and cutters


Related Information:

There is also a good range of Tools - Tubing Work on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Heat Shrink Tubing
Heat Shrink Tubing


Includes Dubro Range.


There is also a good range of Heat Shrink Tubing on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Bar - H Section - Brass
Bar - H Section - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - H Section (300mm Long Only)


There is also a good range of Bar - H Section - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Hexagonal Bar - Brass
Hexagonal Bar - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - Hexagonal

Saw Cut Ends. Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries. Small A/F sizes may not be perfectly straight.

There is also a good range of Hexagonal Bar - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Rectangular Bar - Aluminium
Rectangular Bar - Aluminium

Also see combined categories:
All Rectangular Bar

Thin and thick Aluminum strip and rectangular profiles

Small sizes may not be perfectly straight.

There is also a good range of Rectangular Bar - Aluminium on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Square Bar - Brass
Square Bar - Brass

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - Square

Saw Cut Ends. Some items may be available in longer or shorter lengths. e-mail sales@smallparts.com.au with enquiries. Smaller sizes may not be supplied straight.

There is also a good range of Square Bar - Brass on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Square Bar - Urethane
Square Bar - Urethane

Also see combined categories:
All Non Metallic Bar - Square

Hard urethane rubber compound. Machinable. Length +/- 3.2mm. Length +/- 2 percent.

There is also a good range of Square Bar - Urethane on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Tube - Round - Acrylic
Tube - Round - Acrylic

Also see combined categories:
All Non Metallic Tube - Round

Acrylic Transparent Tube

Acrylic also called Poly Methyl Methacrylate (PMMA) is a transparent thermoplastic often used as light weight or shatter-resistant alternatives to glass. Acrylic is an economical alternative to polycarbonate when extreme strength is not necessary. Additionally, doesn't contain potentially harmful bisphenol-A subunits. Often preferred because of moderate properties, easy handling and processing and low cost. Acrylic in the form off tubes affords hatter resistant panels for making rotating shafts, spacers, display and many other applications. Please note this item is not a precision item. The inside diameter is not toleranced and may vary between batches.

There is also a good range of Tube - Round - Acrylic on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Hexagonal Bar - 303 Stainless
Hexagonal Bar - 303 Stainless

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - Hexagonal

Corrosion resistant 303 grade stainless.

Saw Cut Ends. Small A/F sizes may not be perfectly straight.

There is also a good range of Hexagonal Bar - 303 Stainless on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


Hexagonal Bar - Titanium Ti-Gr2 - Drawn
Hexagonal Bar - Titanium Ti-Gr2 - Drawn

Also see combined categories:
All Metal Bar - Hexagonal

Cold rolled and hot drawn hex bar to ASTM B348

Saw Cut Ends.

There is also a good range of Hexagonal Bar - Titanium Ti-Gr2 - Drawn on the Small Parts and Bearings website.


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Registered Australian Company: Miniature Bearings Australia Pty Ltd (ABN 94 069 113 800)

Miniature Bearings Australia offers 125086 products in 2457 categories including ball bearings, thrust bearings, ceramic and hybrid bearings, stainless steel bearings, miniature bearings, shafting, couplings, screws, socket cap, dental bearings, magnets, sprockets, timing belts and pulleys, corrosion resistant - see the full listing in the Online Catalogue. We have excellent Freight Rates within Australia and worldwide. We offer a choice of delivery with a signature required, or cheaper options with no signature required. The no signature required options are at the customer’s risk once the goods leave our store.

Using the links throughout this site you will find extensive information including catalogues, technical data, and other product specific information. We sell our products worldwide through our online store and our overseas freight rates are competitive for fully traceable courier delivery.

Miniature Bearings Australia is part of MBA Group offering a select range from the MBA Group catalogue.

Miniature Bearings Australia products are not authorised for sale into the USA or Canada due to the reluctance of Australian insurers to provide product liability insurance into those two countries.

Information on this website is Copyright Miniature Bearings Australia 1997. All rights reserved.

Freight Rates
Terms and Conditions
Privacy Policy

Registered Australian Company: Miniature Bearings Australia Pty Ltd (ABN 94 069 113 800)

Miniature Bearings Australia offers 125086 products in 2457 categories including ball bearings, thrust bearings, ceramic and hybrid bearings, stainless steel bearings, miniature bearings, shafting, couplings, screws, socket cap, dental bearings, magnets, sprockets, timing belts and pulleys, corrosion resistant - see the full listing in the Online Catalogue. We have excellent Freight Rates within Australia and worldwide. We offer a choice of delivery with a signature required, or cheaper options with no signature required. The no signature required options are at the customer’s risk once the goods leave our store.

Using the links throughout this site you will find extensive information including catalogues, technical data, and other product specific information. We sell our products worldwide through our online store and our overseas freight rates are competitive for fully traceable courier delivery.

Miniature Bearings Australia is part of MBA Group offering a select range from the MBA Group catalogue.

Miniature Bearings Australia products are not authorised for sale into the USA or Canada due to the reluctance of Australian insurers to provide product liability insurance into those two countries.

Information on this website is Copyright Miniature Bearings Australia 1997. All rights reserved.