Coarse Hex Jam Nuts
A jam nut is a low profile type of nut, typically half as tall as a standard nut. It is commonly used as a type of locknut, where it is "jammed" up against a standard nut to lock the two in place. It is also used in situations where a standard nut would not fit. 18-8 stainless steel is very corrosion resistant, strong at high temps and have a minimum tensile strength similar to a Grade 2 bolt. Hi-Line carries 18-8 stainless steel Coarse Hex Jam Nuts in various sizes.