Rings / Constant Section Retaining Rings / Snap Rings / SNL



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Part Data

  • Housing or Shaft Shaft
  • Axial or Radial Axial
  • Shaft Diameter Ds 4.250 inches
  • Ds mm 107.900 mm
  • Groove Diameter Dg 4.104 - 4.116 - inches
  • Groove Width W 0.086 - 0.091 - inches
  • Groove Depth D 0.070 inches
  • Free Diameter Df 3.977 - 4.070 - inches
  • Section S 0.213 - 0.223 - inches
  • Thickness T 0.076 - 0.080 - inches
  • Free Gap A 0.223 - 0.187 - inches
  • Hardness ST 42.000 - 52.000 - HRC

Performance Data

  • Allowable Static Thrust Load 9,200 lbs.


  • Carbon Steel (SAE 1060-1090)


***For plated rings, add .002" (.05 mm) to the listed maximum thickness.

  • PA - Phosphate, Carbon Steel
  • PD - Phosphate and Oil, Carbon Steel
  • PAL - Phosphate with Sealer, Carbon Steel
  • HPD - Heavy Phosphate and Oil, Carbon Steel
  • ZD - Zinc Plating, Carbon Steel
  • ZF - Zinc Bright, Carbon Steel
  • ZDL - Zinc Dichromate with Sealer, Carbon Steel
  • HZDL - Heavy Zinc Dichromate with Sealer, Carbon Steel
  • Z3X - Trivalent Chromate over Zinc, Carbon Steel
  • ZFF - Zinc Flash, Carbon Steel
  • CF - Copper Flash, Carbon Steel
  • OIL - Oil over Steel, Carbon Steel



Snap Ring, External, Inch. A light-duty ring designed for needle bearings, once installed in the groove of a shaft the portion of the ring protruding from the groove holds an assembly in place.

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