Index plungers are mechanical components which help to position, locate and lock parts into place. They work via a spring-loaded plunger mechanism. The index plunger is released by simply pressing a button.
Wixroyd's index plungers are available in steel and stainless steel, and with a huge range of variations with respect to handle configuration, mounting options, thread type and so on.
Steel with plastic grip
Stainless with plastic grip
Stainless body and grip
Non-locking (spring back)
Threaded for bespoke handle
Fine threaded (standard)
Thin walled parts
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S Stroke, or movement of plunger's ball or pin.
F1 The force required in Newtons (N) to over come the static strength of the spring and achieve initial movement of the plunger's ball or pin
F2 The force required in Newtons (N) to fully compress the spring and to depress the ball or pin fully against the plunger's body