Socket screws have an allen wrench drive.
Socket caps have a small cylindrical head with tall vertical sides. Allen (hex socket) drive is a six-sided recess for use with an Allen wrench (hex key).
A corrosion resistant steel alloy. The most common stainless steel for general hardware use.
A highly corrosion resistant grade of stainless steel. Ideal in salt water and chlorine environments.
A high strength heat treated alloy steel. Zinc plated for moderate corrosion resistance.
A high strength heat treated alloy steel. A chemically produced coating that leaves the steel surface with a matte black finish and offers mild corrosion resistance.
Screws with an Allen wrench drive.
Screws with no head and machine threads for use in a tapped hole.
Screws with an unthreaded shoulder that is larger in diameter than the threads. Also known as stripper bolts.