Stainless Steel Engineered to Perfection for accurate vertical Machinery Alignment

Accurate machine adjustment is an essential element of any alignment process.Β 

Our kits of pre–cut shims are available in four Standard (A,B,C,D) and three Jumbo (E,G,H) sizes with 13 different thicknesses from 0.001″ up to 0.125″.

Each size is also available as replacement pack of 20 pieces.

SizeWidthLengthSlot WidthSlot Depth
A2″2″5/8″1.25″
B3″3″3/4″1.75″
C4″4″1.25″2.625″
D5″5″1.625″3.375″
E6″6″2″4″
G6″6″2.375″4.2″
H8″8″2.375″5.2″

Each Kit includes all 13 Thicknesses

Thickness (TOL.)Starter KitStandard KitFull Kit
.001″ (Β±.0001)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.002″ (Β±5%)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.003″ (Β±5%)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.004″ (Β±5%)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.005″ (Β±5%)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.010″ (Β±5%)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.015″ (Β±.001)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.020″ (Β±.001)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.025″ (Β±.001)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.050″ (Β±.005)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.075″ (Β±.007)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.100 (Β±.009)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
.125″ (Β±.010)10 pcs20 pcs25 pcs
Each Standard & Full Kit comes with a Heavy-Duty Metal Carrying Box and Marked Plastic Dividers.

High Quality 304 Stainless Steel

resists rust and corrosion

Thickness etched on EVERY Shim

for easy selection; will not rub off

Radius Corners & Finger Tab with Hole

for hand and finger SAFETY

Great Fit for your NEMA Frames

Our Shims can be used on virtually all NEMA
(National Electrical Manufacturers Association) frame sizes.

They also accommodate Oversized Bolts.

Shim SizeSlot WidthNEMA Frame Numbers
A5/8″42, 48, 56, 145, 149, 162, 169, 182-189, 213-219, 1610, 1810 and 2110
B3/4″66, 253-259, 283-289 and 323-329
C1.25″203, 204, 224, 225, 363-369, 403-409, 443-449 and 504-509
D1.625″502-509, 582-589 and 681-689

Plastic Shim Stock is available in sheets or in pre-cut sizes

Accurate adjustment is an essential element of any alignment process.Β 

Our plastic shim stocks are colour-coded to easily identify the sheet’s thickness at one glance. Custom Gaskets Ltd. sells plastic shim materials in full sheets of 24” x 50” and in pre-cut sizes to fit your custom application.

Our shim stock is available in 16 different thicknesses from .0005″ up to .060″.

Thickness (Tol. Β±10%)Colour Code24″ x 50″ Sheet (Part #)
.0005″Silver8000005
.001″Amber800001
.0015″Purple8000015
.002″Red800002
.003″Green800003
.005″Blue800005
.0075″Transmatte8000075
.010″Brown800010
.0125″Black8000125
.015″Pink800015
.020″Yellow800020
.025″White800025
.030″Coral800030
.040″Clear800040
.050″Grey800050
.060″Cream800060

Note: Colour Code on page is for general reference and may not perfectly match colour of shim stock.

Shim Stock Rolls in 304 Stainless Steel, Carbon Steel and Brass

Our stainless steel, carbon steel and brass shim stock rolls are presented in well-labelled boxes to quickly and easily identify the material and thickness. Custom Gaskets Ltd. supply shim stock rolls in 6” widths, and can be easily cut, milled, or drilled to suit your application. Contact us with your custom sizes.

Precision rolled to ensure accuracy in all its applications of any alignment process.

Available in 14 different thicknesses from .001″ up to .031″.

Immediate Delivery From Stock