GN 713

Side thrust pins

with thread

GN 713

Side thrust pins
Side thrust pins

GN 713

Side thrust pins
Side thrust pins


  • Type SB: thrust pin Steel, with seal
  • Type SA*: thrust pin Steel, without seal

* not available from stock, requires a minimum order quantity

Housing Steel

zinc plated, blue passivated

Thrust pin Steel, hardened

zinc plated, blue passivated

Thrust spring coding

Force low thrust: grey

medium thrust: black

high thrust: silver


Rubber NBR (Perbunan®)

Spring loaded side thrust pins GN 713 are versatile and practical elements for holding, positioning and clamping workpieces.

They eliminate costly alternatives, are space saving and simple to install. The protruding height of the thrust pin can be adjusted with the threaded body.

For easy mounting a suitable tool GN 713.1-is available (see table).

  • Mounting tools GN 713.1 (Code no. see table)

w = Movement of pin

F = Side thrust in N

initial thrust = F0

end thrust = 1.1 x F0

a2-a1 = Clamping range for workpiece

x = distance centre line – thrust point at w2

x1 for highest thrust point (a1)

x2 for lowest thrust point (a2)

l0 = Distance end stop – bore of thrust bush

l0 = lm + x

lm = Average length of workpiece lmax. + lmin./2

For contact points (workpiece height) between a1 and

a2 a value for x has to be used lying between x1 and

x2 (interpolation).


By observing the above values the full movement of the side thrust pin will be available to cover the tolerance of the workpiece.


For inserting the side thrust pins the use of a mounting tool GN 715.1 or spanner GN 713.1 is recommended.


Eccentric bushes  GN 715.2  are tooling accessory for GN 714 /GN 715. They enable a precise optimum setting of side thrust pins. This allows an adjustment to l0 to accommodate for instance a larger tolerance range on a workpiece.



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