Precut Stainless Steel Shim

Our comprehensive range of high quality precut stainless steel shim is available in practical compact metal cases and replacement packs in all sizes, with a wide range held in local stock for fast delivery.


AccuShim Precut Stainless Steel Shim Features

AccuShim Stainless Steel shim has the following practical features:

  • Grade 304 Shim with Burr-free Edge Quality
  • High Dimensional Accuracy
  • Nominal thickness is marked on all shims in inches and mm.
  • The precise thickness is etched on each shim: no measurement needed
  • Unique design easy-removal tab
  • Supply in strong & compact metal cases in HANDY and PRO sizes
  • All shim sizes also available in 316 grade on special request

Extensive Range of Precut Shim in Local Stock

Stainless Steel shim is supplied in the following stock formats:

Compact Handy-Case Kits (130 shims in 13 thicknesses)

  • Size A: 51 x 51mm (2″)
  • Size B: 76 x 76mm (3″)
  • Size C: 102 x 102mm (4″)
  • Size D: 127 x 127mm (5″)
  • Size E: 152 x 152mm (6”)
  • Size H: 203 x 203mm (8”)

PRO Case Kits (260 shims in 13 thicknesses)

  • Size A: 51 x 51mm (2″)
  • Size B: 76 x 76mm (3″)
  • Size C: 102 x 102mm (4″)
  • Size D: 127 x 127mm (5″)
  • Size E: 152 x 152mm (6”)
  • Size H: 203 x 203mm (8”)

Replacement packs and Shim Stock in all sizes A to H:

.001”, .002”, .003”, .004”, .005”. .010”, .015”, .020”, .025”, 0.050”, .075”, .100”, .125”

(Metric equivalent: 0.025mm, 0.050mm, 0.075mm, 0.100mm, 0.125mm, 0.25mm, 0.38mm, 0.50mm, 0.65mm, 1.25mm, 1.9mm, 2.5mm, 3.2mm)

Detailed Information on AccuShim Features

The AccuShim range of precision precut Stainless Steel shim is ideal for precise packing adjustment of all rotating machinery and many other industrial alignment needs.

AccuShim stainless steel shims are exclusively manufactured from superior 304 grade Stainless Steel to provide excellent strength, stability and corrosion resistance, and are also available in 316 for extra corrosion resistance in harsh environments.

AccuShim is precision cut and has no burrs or sharp edges. A unique tab design on each shim allows easy insertion and removal even where bolt access is limited.

The full range of stainless steel shims are manufactured to the highest level of thickness accuracy and the actual precision gauged thickness of each shim is indelibly etched in both metric and inch sizes, eliminating the need for thickness measurement on site.

Full sized bolt cut-outs are provided. This ensures that equipment manufacturers’ requirements for machine support area are not compromised and equipment feet are not subject to distortion damage when tightened.

Precut Stainless Shim Cases

Precut stainless steel shim kits are supplied in compact and sturdy metal carry cases containing an assortment of 13 standard shim thicknesses from 0.025mm to 3.200mm.

PRO-Case alignment shim kits contain 260 shims, consisting of 20 precision cut shims provided in each thickness.

HANDY-Case half-sized kits are lighter and more compact, contain 130 shims, including 10 shims in each thickness

A full range of replacement stainless steel shim packs are available in all sizes and thicknesses. Shim is stocked at our Australian warehouse in all standard sizes and thicknesses, ready for same day despatch to meet your order.

Using AccuShim precut stainless steel shim provides higher alignment accuracy and stability compared to other types of shimming materials. The elimination of wasted time finding shim material of suitable thickness and cutting shim material to size saves money. Precut shim also avoids the risk to operators of sharp edges and prevents incorrect packing heights that may be caused by shim distortion and edge damage during hand cutting.

The comprehensive range of 13 shim thicknesses in either a Full Case or a Handy Case of AccuShim allows maintenance personnel to quickly put together an economical shim pack of any desired height, further saving time and money.

Avoid the false economy of using inefficient and time wasting shimming materials. Use AccuShim precision gauged precut stainless steel shim as a cost effective means of increasing maintenance efficiency.

For more info on our range of Stainless Steel Shim, call ISTECNIK on 1300 699 176.

Precut Stainless Steel Shim FAQs

What is the main advantage of AccuShim?

Available in a wide range of thicknesses, this accurately gauged pre-cut shim is a big time-saver for machine alignment, allowing precise height adjustments to be made at the machine feet.

Are the shims easy and safe to handle?

Custom tabs allows for easy shim insertion and removal, and our special finishing process ensures there are no sharp edges.

Are the shims in Metric or Imperial thicknesses?

All Accushims are individually etched in Imperial and Metric with both nominal and actual gauged thickness.

What material is used?

Standard shims are made from high quality USA milled 302/304 stainless steel. Shims in grade 316 are available for highly corrosive locations.

How are the shims supplied?

The Handy-Case and the PRO-Case are compact and contain a wide selection of 13 shim thicknesses. The shims are well protected and the sturdy metal cases are easy to handle. Replacement packs are available in all sizes and thicknesses.

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