Shim Stock

Shim Stock

SHIM STOCK

Shim stock is normally used for support and leveling. It’s also commonly used for electrical insulation and for sealing joints. It can be cut, stamped, drilled and milled, which allows it to be easily formed to fit the specific needs of different applications.

 

TYPES OF SHIM STOCK

Denver Rubber Company offers a wide variety of shim stock materials in varying thicknesses. These include:

Plastic

    • Non-hygroscopic
    • Impervious to oil
    • Economical

Thickness in inches: 0.0005 – 0.030

 

Aluminum

  • Rust-proof
  • Non-compressible
  • Useful for high ambient temperature applications exceeding 200° F (94° C).

Thickness in inches: 0.001 – 0.030

 

Brass

  • Long wearing
  • Easy to cut

 

Stainless Steel

  • Reliable, consistent performance under pressure
  • Easy to cut into smaller pieces
  • Reduced waste

 

Cold-rolled Low-carbon Steel

  • Enhanced performance and reliability
  • Easy to cut into smaller pieces
  • Reduced waste

 

APPLICATIONS

Shim stock is used in numerous applications spanning construction, milling, heavy machinery, carpentry, plumbing and more. Great for sealing and electrical insulation.

 

We offer a full range of plastic materials to meet your needs, when you need it.

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