Clamps come in a few main types – barrel, worm gear, T-bolt, pinch – but once you factor in sizes, materials and screw types, it can be complicated to figure out what kind of clamp you need for a specific job.

Our handy chart, Choosing The Right Type Of Clamp: What You Need For Your Application, is designed to clarify what kind of clamp you need for your job. For each type, it identifies:

  • Significant benefits (such as corrosion resistance, cost and the amount of pressure the clamp can handle)
  • Typical jobs (such as automotive, HVAC and irrigation)

You may think you know what type of clamp you need, but are you really making the best choice? Download the chart and see what our experts recommend.

Choosing The Right Clamp