Included herein are general, dimensional, and performance specifications for those types, styles, and sizes of steel stamped Push-On Spring Nuts recognized as SAE standard. These nuts are intended for general use where the engagement of the mating metal or plastic studs and in some cases screw or bolt threads if considered adequate for the fastening joint applications. It should be noted that Push-On Spring Nuts having other characteristics and configurations are available and manufacturers should be consulted. For the inch equivalent of this document, see SAE J892.
This standard covers products which are mature and not likely to change in the foreseeable future.