S Hooks – The handiest little hooks…

So you are looking for some S Hooks. The good news is that there are so many different options, the S Hooks you want are bound to exist. The problem is that because there are so many options, you really need to know what you are after. The purpose of this site is to help you sort through all the S Hook options, and find what you are looking for.

The Categories of S Hooks

There are 7 ‘standard’ categories of S Hooks. Most needs can be met with these standard options; however, you can always have one made especially for your purpose.

  • Heavy Open Symmetrical – Uses a thicker wire diameter so that it can hold more weightS Hooks - Heavy Open Symetrical
  • Light Open Symmetrical

S Hooks - Light Open Symmetrical

  • Light Closed SymmetricalLight Closed Symmetrical - S Hooks
  • Heavy Closed Symmetrical
  • Heavy AsymmetricalHeavy Asymmetrical - S Hooks
  • Light Asymmetrical
  • SpecialsSpecials - S Hooks

How to Specify the Measurements of S Hooks

All of the categories of S Hooks are manufactured in different sizes. The specific measurements that are used to specify the size and form of the S Hooks (As seen in the diagrams above) include:

  • A – Eye Diameter
  • B – Eye Opening
  • C – O/A Height
  • D – Wire Diameter
  • E – Hook Opening

The materials often used to make S Hooks

S Hooks use a specific material code to specify what it is crafted from. The letters are used to designate the metal type:

  • R – Bright Steel
  • S – Stainless Steel
  • G – Galvanised Steel Wire
  • Z – Zinc Plated
  • B – Brass