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M6 Cage Nut

Captive Clip Style

Stainless + Black

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SKU: 00-NCAGE6BLKSS

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NCAGE6BLKSS - Cage Nut Stainless Black
M6, 6mm, M6X1.0, M6X1

The cage has two wings that compress to allow the cage to be inserted into a square hole punched in an equipment assembly or sheet metal. When the wings are released they hold the nut in position behind the hole. The square nut fits loosely within the cage to allow for slight alignment adjustments. 

Diameter: 6mm
Nut Pitch: 1.0 Coarse Thread

Use with Sheet Thickness: 1.7 - 2.7mm

Cage Material: A2 Stainless + Black Oxide (Dull)
Nut Material: A2 Stainless + Black Oxide (Dull)

Outer Cage Dimensions: 13.4mm x 13.4mm
Cage Height (Proud of Surface Post-Install): 6.0mm 

Material: Stainless Steel 
Suitable for damp locations
Corrosion resistant


Finish: Black Oxide
Attractive matte black finish
Abrasion resistant, does not peel, chip or rub off
Reduces friction, prevents galling
Does not change the strength of the stainless steel
Practically no dimensional change to base fastener 


The black oxide coating per MIL-DTL-13924, Class 4 on 300 series corrosion resistant steel will show no signs of corrosion after 96 hours of exposure in a 5% salt spray (fog) test in accordance with ASTM B117.


Also known as a caged nut, captive nut or clip nut. A cage nut is a fastener comprised of a spring steel cage which wraps around a square nut.