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Sign Fixings, Clips, D Shackles, Chain, Screw Eyes

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Stainless Steel Sign Fittings
Although stainless steel sign fittings and fixings are more expensive than the galvanised equivalents, they do not corrode over time. They will remain bright and shiny throughout the life of your sign.

Two Hole Eyeplate 8mm Two Hole Eyeplate 5mm Eye Strap 8mm Eye Strap
5mm Two Hole Eye plate £2.80 ea
21mm high 45mm wide
8mm Two Hole Eye plate £3.35 ea
31mm high 80mm wide
5mm Eye Strap £1.30 ea
19mm high 52mm wide
8mm Eye Strap £2.55 ea
28mm high 65mm wide

4mm D shackle D-shackle D-shackle with Allen Key Flush Pin Bow Shackle
4mm D-Shackles £2.40 ea
Screw Collar Pin
23mm high 16mm wide
6mm D-Shackles £2.65 ea
Screw Collar Pin
38mm high 24mm wide
6mm D-Shackles £3.70 ea
Allen Key Flush Pin
38mm high 24mm wide
4mm Bow Shackles £2.65 ea
Screw Collar Pin
28mm high 20mm wide

Quick-link Split Rings Screw Eyes Screw Hooks
4mm Quick Link £2.20 ea
6mm Quick Link £3.60 ea
8mm Quick Link £5.60 ea
Stainless Steel Split Rings £0.80ea
10mm, 16mm or 22mm wide
Galvanised Split Rings £0.10ea
 Stainless Steel Screw Eyes
55mm - £1.95 ea, 35mm - £1.75 ea
Galvanised Screw Eyes - 25p eac
40mm Screw Hooks £1.65 ea
65mm Screw Hooks £1.95 ea


4mm Black plated chain 6mm Black plated chain Long Link Chain Double Link Chain Twisted Link Chain
Black Plated 4mm Chain
Link Length 27mm
100mm - 25p  150mm - 38p
Black Plated 6mm Chain
Link Length 36mm
100mm - 55p  150mm - 80p
 Stainless Steel Chain
2mm Link  Length 26mm
100mm - 35p  150mm - 52p
4mm Link  Length 28mm
100mm - £1.15  150mm - £2
Stainless Steel
2.7mm Double Loop Chain
Link Length 49mm
100mm - £1.12
150mm - £1.68
Stainless Steel
2.4mm Twisted Link Chain
Link Length 13mm
100mm - £1.16
150mm - £1.74
Black plated chain is not as durable as stainless steel
Fittings for hanging signs

This sign used:-
Stainless Steel fittings
4 x 5mm Eye Plates
4 x 4mm D Shackles
2 x Quick Links

Total Cost £24.70
Fixing Kit E

The above combination of fittings was quite expensive. There are cheaper options. The bow shackles could have been missed out to create - Fixing Kit C - £14.50 - 4 x 5mm Eye Plates & 2 x Quick Links

An option to put a bit more distance between the sign and the arm would be to use 4 x 5mm Eye Plates, 4 x Quick Links, 2 x 4mm chain links - Fixing Kit A - £18.50

Another possibility could be 4 x 5mm Eye Straps, 4 x Split Rings and 2 x 75mmof Stainless Steel Chain - Fixing Kit B - £8.50

If you don't to deal with split rings and chain you could opt for 4 x 5mm Eye Straps & 2 Quick Links Fixing Kit D - £8.50

For larger signs we prefer to use the 8mm stainles steel fittings and would suggest Fixing Kit F - £22     4 x 8mm Eye Plates & 2 x 8mm Quick Links 

Iroko Sign on Post
Iroko sign and hanging post with Fixing Kit D
White wooden signs with wrought iron fixings

If you prefer black fixings we have a wrought iron set. Fixing Kit G  - £62  2  x Wrought Iron Rings  & 2 x Wrought Iron Hooks. 
or Fixing Kit H - £67 4  x Wrought Iron Rings & 2 x 8mm black Quick Links

As standard our Softwood Posts and Arms come with Fixing Kit D and the Oak Post and Arms with Fixing Kit A


Slate Hangers Wrought Iron Spike Wrought Irin Ring Bracket Wrought Irin Angle Bracket
Wrought Iron
Slate Sign Hangers
£15.95ea (comes in 2 pieces)
 Wrought Iron Spike Tree Stake
More Tree Stakes
Wrought Iron Ring Fixing
£15.95 each
14" Wrought Iron Bracket
Add extra support to posts
with hanging arms £37.50
  Black Quick Links Oak plugs Hidden Fixings
Wrought Iron Hooks
£15.95 each
Black Plated Quick Links
6mm - Length 60mm - £2.15
8mm - Length 75mm - £2.75
Hidden Fixings for Wood
50p each
Hidden Fixings for Stone
£3.75 each
  NB  - Black plated chain and
quick links are not as
durable as stainless steel.
A deeper hole is drilled and wooden plugs are provided. These will need
to be made flush after fitting.
The stone should be at least 20mm thick for a successful fixing.


Coloured TX20 Screws Snap-On Screw Caps Metal Coverheads with Screws
Coloured Stainless Steel Screws Screw caps Coverheads and screws 15mm caps
Stainless Steel Screws with tamperproof TX20 coloured
stoved enamelled heads.
4 Screws - £2.50
Snap-on polypropylene caps with washers to fit most size 6 & 8 screws
4 Electroplated Caps - £3.75
Chrome, Satin Chrome, Gold
Flat Metal Coverheads - 10mm
with 16mm 6g wood screws
4 Coverheads with Screws- £6.75
Flat Metal Coverheads - 15mm
with 16/20/30mm 8g wood screws
4 Coverheads with Screws- £4.50
Head 12mm, Length 35mm.
TX20 screwdriver or bit required
4 Coloured Caps - £3.00
Beige, Black, Blue, Copper, Gold, Red, Heritage Green, Silver, White, Yellow.
The slotted and countersunk woodscrews have an internal thread
to suit the coverheads.
Flat Metal Coverheads - 19mm
with 20/30/40/50mm 8g wood screws
4 Coverheads with Screws- £6.75

Wooden Posts
Wooden Posts

Wooden posts made in
oak or softwood.

Hanging brackets for signs

We have many different styles of hanging bracket to suit all kinds of signage.

Tree Stakes
Tree Stakes in wood & metal

Tree stakes and plaque holders in wrought iron, metal, timber & plastic.


Powerful adhesives suitable for all kinds of signs including slate & stone

Backing Boards
Backing Boards

Backing boards are made to measure on site. Various timbers and finishes.

Oak Frames
Oak frames to surround sign boards

Oak frames can be used on any of our sign boards..

Wooden Caskets
Wooden Caskets

Solid wooden caskets and urns for cremation ashes.


The Standard Fixings are listed below- other fixings can be quoted for.
Fixings - £3.75 each

sign fixings
D Clips with bolts and washers
12mm, 16mm, 19mm, 25mm
sign fixings
Round Clips with bolts & washers
50mm, 76mm, 89mm, 114mm
Square Clips with bolts & washers
50mm, 75mm, 80mm, 100mm
fixings for posts

If you are ordering the posts from us, we will supply the appropriate round clips.

signs on posts
Aluminium Posts


A - Diameter,   B - Depth,   C - Minimum Hole Size ,   D - Maximum Thickness of Panel

Made From Ref. No. Dimensions Each Stand Off Mounts
Chrome Finished Brass SOCH12 A 12mm B 16mm C 9mm D 7mm £2.50
Chrome Finished Brass SOCH16 A 16mm B 20mm C 9mm D 10mm £3.20
Satin Finish Aluminium SOAL13a A 13mm B 13mm C 9mm D 5mm £1.35
Satin Finish Aluminium SOAL13 A 13mm B 19mm C 9mm D 9mm £1.52
Satin Finish Aluminium SOAL19 A 19mm B 25mm C10mm D15mm £2.40
Stainless Steel (out of stock) SOSS13 A 13mm B 19mm C 8mm D 11mm £2.50
Stainless Steel SOSS19 A 19mm B 25mm C 10mm D 15mm £4.25
Black Anodised Aluminium SOBL13 A 13mm B 19mm C 8mm D 7mm £2.65 Black standoffs
Black Anodised Aluminium SOBL19 A 19mm B 25mm C 10mm D 12mm £3.40
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