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5008-300 Retaining Ring Spec Sheet

Part Number: 5008-300

5008 Series - Internal Ring, With Inverted Lugs

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Display Units: inches |  metric
Ring Specs

(D) Free Diameter: 3.245 +0.030 / -0.020 in.
(t) Thickness: 0.093 +0.003 / -0.003 in.
(b) Radial Wall:
Groove Specs:

(B) Application Diameter: 3.000 in.
(G) Groove Diameter: 3.182 +0.006 / -0.006 in.
(W) Groove Width: 0.103 +0.005 / -0.000 in.
Groove Depth: 0.091 in.
Other Specs

Approximate Weight per 1000: 52.600 lbs.
(C) Clearance Diameter when sprung into Bore:2.360in.
(C1) Clearance Diameter when sprung into Groove:2.530in.
(Pg) Theoretical Thrust Load Capacity - Groove Yield:
Notes: Yield Strength of Groove Material (Ys): 45,000 psi. Calculated using a safety factor (K) of 2

Equation:
Pg = [ Cf * B * d * Ys * pi ] / K
    = [ (0.5) * (3.000 in.) * (0.091 in.) * (45,000 psi) * 3.14 ] / 2
9,643lbs.
(Pr) Theoretical Thrust Load Capacity - Ring Shear:
Notes: Ring Material1: Carbon Spring Steel (SAE 1060-1090). Shear Strength of Ring Material (Ss): 150,000 psi. Calculated using a safety factor (K) of 4

Equation:
Pr = [ Cf * B * t * Ss * pi ] / K
    = [ (0.667) * (3.000 in.) * (0.093 in.) * (150,000 psi) * 3.14 ] / 4

1Calculation assumes Carbon Steel for ring material, but Carbon Steel not necessarily available for all parts or sizes.
21,912lbs.
Industry Equivalent Part Number(s):
5008-300
Pliers To Install and Remove 5008-300

Plier Part Number: 5RTip Angle: 0
Plier Part Number: 545RTip Angle: 45
Plier Part Number: 590RTip Angle: 90