Packers and Shims

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Packers and Shims, also known as spacers, are crucial tools in the construction industry. These components are essential for ensuring precise alignment and adjustment in various applications. Commonly used for doors and windows, they are vital for achieving accurate spacing and levelling. We stock a wide selection of packers and shims including plastic packers, U packers and flat packers. 

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What Are Packers And Shims?

Packers and shims are thin, flat pieces made from materials such as plastic, used to fill spaces or gaps between two surfaces. They help in making slight adjustments to ensure proper alignment and level surfaces. 

Commonly used in the installation of door frames and windows, these tools are critical in achieving precise construction and preventing structural issues.

Where Are Packers And Shims Used?

  • Door Frames: Ensure perfect alignment and secure fitting.
  • Windows: Aid in precise installation and levelling.
  • Construction: Used in a variety of construction tasks for spacing and alignment.
  • Manufacturing: Critical for assembly lines to maintain consistent quality.
  • DIY Projects: Ideal for home improvement tasks needing slight adjustments and levelling.

Benefits Of Packers And Shims

  • Precise Alignment: Ensures accurate placement of construction elements.
  • Versatility: Suitable for a range of applications in construction and manufacturing.
  • Ease Of Use: Simple to apply and adjust as needed.
  • Durability: Made from robust materials like plastic, they withstand various environmental conditions.
  • Cost-Effective: Economical solution for achieving perfect levelling and spacing.

Packers And Shims - Key Features

  • Various Thicknesses
  • Durable Plastic Material
  • Designed For Precision
  • Suitable For Multiple Applications
  • Easy To Use And Adjust
  • Available In Different Sizes
  • Perfect For Levelling
  • Prevents Structural Rot
  • Wide Range Of Uses
  • Ideal For Spacing And Aligning

Frequently Asked Packers and Shims Questions

How Are Packers And Shims Used In Door Frames?

They are used to ensure the door frames are perfectly level and aligned.

Are Packers And Shims Available In Different Sizes?

Yes, they come in a range of sizes and thicknesses to suit various applications.

How Do Packers And Shims Prevent Rot?

By ensuring proper alignment and spacing, they prevent moisture buildup which can cause rot.

Are There Different Types Of Packers And Shims?

Yes, there are various types designed for specific applications and requirements.

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