Eye bolt

Eye bolts & Screw eyes

Eye bolts & Eye lags are bolts or screws with a circular ring on the head.

Eye bolts & Screw eyes

Wire eye bolts with nut

Wire eye bolts (w/ nuts)

Wire eye bolts (also referred to as bent or turned eye bolts) are used for light duty applications, and should not be used for angular loads.

Forged eye bolts with nut

Forged eye bolts (w/ nuts)

Drop forged eye bolts are significantly stronger than wire eyes and are available in larger sizes. These bolts should not be used for angular loads.
Domestically produced

Forged machinery eye bolt

Forged machinery eye bolts

Drop forged machinery eye bolts are fully threaded. Machinery eye bolts without a shoulder should not be used for angular loads.
Domestically produced

Forged eye bolts with shoulder with nut

Forged eye bolts with shoulder (w/ nuts)

Drop forged eye bolts with a shoulder are significantly stronger than wire eyes and are available in larger sizes. These bolts should not be used for angular loads.
Domestically produced

Forged machinery eye bolts with shoulder

Forged machinery eye bolts with shoulder

Drop forged machinery eye bolts with shoulder are fully threaded. These are the only eye bolts rated for an angular load.
Domestically produced

Wire eye lag

Wire eye lags

Wire eye lags (also referred to as screw thread eye bolts, eye screws, or turned/bent eye lags) have a wood screw thread for use in wood or lag anchors. Like wire eye bolts, wire eye lags are intended for light duty applications and should not be used for angular loads.

Screw eye

Screw eyes

Similar to wire eye lags, screw eyes are specified by trade size and are available in smaller sizes. See our screw eye ‘lay-over’ chart for details.

  • Stainless steel
  • Zinc plated steel
  • Brass

See also

Metric eye bolt

Metric eye bolts

Bolts or screws with a circular ring on the head.