Sheet metal screws, Self tapping, Pan

Sheet metal screw

Screws with coarse threads and a pointed end for use in sheet metal sometimes also used in plastic, fiberglass, or wood.

Sheet metal screws, Self tapping, Pan

Phillips pan head

Phillips pan head

Pan heads are slightly rounded with short vertical sides. Phillips drive is x-shaped for installation with a Phillips screw driver.

Slotted pan head

Slotted pan head

Pan heads are slightly rounded with short vertical sides. Slotted drive has a simple slot for a flat bladed screw driver.

  • Stainless steel 18-8
Square drive pan head

Square drive pan head

Pan heads are slightly rounded with short vertical sides. Square drive is designed to reduce the risk of cam-out (stripping) and allow single-handed installation.

  • Stainless steel 18-8
  • Zinc plated steel
Spanner pan head sheet metal screws

Spanner pan head

Pan heads are slightly rounded with short vertical sides. Spanner (a.k.a. snake eyes) is a tamper resistant drive that requires a special driver to install.

  • Stainless steel 18-8

See also

Wood screw

Wood screws

Screws with a smooth shank and tapered point for use in wood.

Drywall screws

Drywall screws

Construction screws intended for fastening drywall sheets to studs.