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Essentra Components

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Nylon Fasteners and Rivets

How Environmental Factors Impact Extraction Force.

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Nylon PCB Snap Lock Supports

Essentra’s snap lock support are ideal for quick assembly in PCB stacking applications.

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Cable and Wire Management

Manage, organize and protect your cabling with Essentra's vast range of Cable Management solutions, designed to suit a range of demanding applications and varied environments.

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Recent PTMs

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Rivets and Hardware
Rivets designed to meet the needs of many different mounting designs. Available in both permanent and removable styles.
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Card Guides and Pullers
Card Guides offer a quick and easy way to secure PCBs vertically or horizontally as well protection from shock and vibration.
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Injection Molding and Plastics
Richco's injection molding offers flexibility of MUD units and insert molds and the possibility of very tight tolerances.
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Plastic Materials
Discuss factors that should be considered when choosing plastic materials should for an application, and explore the capabilities of different plastic materials
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Cable Ties and Accessories
Cable ties designed to bundle and route cables of all shapes and sizes along with protecting cabling from vibration and wear and tear.
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Engineering Technology
Product design, tool design and analysis solutions available from Richco.
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About Essentra Components

Essentra Components (formerly Richco, Micro Plastics, Alliance Plastics, Mesan and others) is a leading global manufacturer of essential engineered components.

Essentra's product portfolio includes a broad range of plastic PCB hardware, cable management, fastener and other polymer components for electronics’ applications. Also, a complete selection of general protection products, ranging from silicone masking materials for powder coating applications to plastic caps for virtually any thread protection applications. In addition to locks, hinges and accessories for indoor and outdoor use, all delivering excellent security, controlled access and productive operation. Tell us what you need and our highly skilled experts, 2,500 available worldwide, will work with you to guarantee that you are bringing superior products to market.

Digi-Key is a fully authorized Essentra distributor providing quick, essential solutions for your challenging applications by offering samples and custom products to ensure compatibility.