For over 30 years, DTP Supplies have been supplying the world with a wide range of eyelets, press fasteners, rivets and setting machinery. From our base in Heywood, with excellent access to road, rail and air transport, we have grown to become one of the largest stockists of eyelets and fasteners in the UK, supplying over 6,500 customers worldwide. We offer a huge range of eyelets in a choice of finishes, including plated and painted to customers specifications. We also supply plastic fittings, metal rings and buckles. Most of our products can be supplied next day. With many years of technical experience, we are able to offer advice on all applications, from project inception to eventually supplying the right fastener and machine package for your application., Our excellent after sales service will ensure that the job runs smoothly. We supply a wide range of eyelet and rivet setting machinery. Ranging from simple hand held hammer tools for one-offs and prototypes, to fully automatic machines for high volume production runs. Whatever your machinery requirement, we will be able to help. Our in-house eyeleting facility means that we can also help with your production problems. Originally set up to eyelet curtains and heavier fabrics, this section has evolved to offer a sub contract service to many sectors of industry. We eyelet one-offs and large production runs, saving you the cost of buying, installing and training on specialist machinery. So, for any of your fastener requirements, please give DTP Supplies a try. Our experienced Sales staff will help with product selection and oversee your requirements right through to final delivery and beyond. If you need a unique eyelet, we can help. We can source the exact eyelet you want and supply the most appropriate machine to suit your requirements.
Sail Eyelets The most versatile range of larger eyelets. They are used in banners, tents, shower curtains, automotive, textile and many other applications. Available with turnover rings or neck washers for automatic feeding on selected sizes. Made from brass most sizes are available in clean, nickel and oxy black finishes. Other finishes are available to special order. Sizes 23 and 24 are also available made from 304 stainless steel. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
Standard Sail Eyelets A
Minimum Int Dia After Closing mm in 5.15 0.203 6.10 0.240 6.35 0.250 7.49 0.295 8.51 0.335 8.89 0.350 10.29 0.405 11.05 0.435 11.94 0.470 12.70 0.500 14.22 0.560 15.87 0.625 17.40 0.685 19.05 0.750 20.57 0.810 25.40 1.000
Sheet Eyelets Sheet eyelets have many uses in sectors as diverse as sign making, industrial filter and transport. Similar to Sail eyelets they differ by having a wider flange in relation to their internal diameter. Made from brass most sizes are available in clean, nickel and oxy black finishes. There is also a choice of plain (flat), toothed and neck washers. Some sizes are available to special order only, please check for availability. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
Sheet Eyelets A
Minimum Int Dia After Closing mm in 4.57 0.180 6.22 0.245 7.87 0.310 9.52 0.375 11.05 0.435 12.70 0.500 15.10 0.594
Grommet eyelets with toothed washers offer a secure heavy duty method for hole reinforcement. Particularly useful in marine, transport, military and leisure applications where strong heavy duty textiles are used. Made from brass most sizes are
available in clean, nickel and oxy black finishes. Other finishes are available to special order. Sizes 3 and 4 are also available made from 316 stainless steel, great for marine use. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
DTP’S range of curtain eyelets is amongst the best to be found anywhere. The standard range consists of four sizes and 9 colours. We are sure that there will be something in the standard range to suit most tastes. Our range of sizes is designed specifically to
For that something a little different we have 5 further colours. Two specially engraved designs for the 40mm size eyelet are also available. We can supply tools and machinery to suit our entire range of curtain eyelets, usually from stock. We also offer an in house eyeleting service. Our eyelet setting section offers customers the eyelet heading of their choice without the need to purchase specialist machinery. If you are considering an eyelet header for your curtain then please contact one of our skilled sales advisors who will be happy to supply samples and discuss the options available.
suit a wide range of curtain pole sizes. Our standard eyelet sizes are as follows;
DTP Supplies’ range of square faced curtain eyelets are a new twist on the very popular fashion for eyelet headed curtains. The square face of the eyelet will give curtains a really distinctive and classy look. The eyelet can be set square to the top of the curtain or, by turning the face of the eyelet 45 degrees, in a diamond style. Available in our standard range of colours the square faced eyelet can be set using standard curtain eyelet machinery with a simple change of setting tools. As the eyelet makes use of the existing round barrel of the standard round eyelet there is no need to purchase new cutting tools. Don’t forget that DTP Supplies also has an in house eyelet setting service and this extremely popular service is also available for the new style square eyelets. Ask one of our skilled and knowledgeable sales advisors for a sample and further information.
are available. Please check if you cannot find the size you need below. Made from brass. Finishes include clean, nickel, oxy black and electro-tin. Other finishes are available to special order. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
A comprehensive range of eyelets with dimensions that increase in units of 0.5mm or 1mm. They are often used in electronic applications but can be used wherever their size is appropriate. The table below shows the sizes we stock but other sizes
DIN Eyelets The European standard range of eyelets. Similar in design to Sail eyelets but with metric hole diameters from 10mm in 2mm increments. Washer options include plain (flat), pierced and neck (for automatic feeding). Material options are brass, stainless steel and steel. Finishes include clean (brass), nickel. Other finishes are available to special order.
A D Part Number Internal Diameter Overall Length Flange Thickness Flange Diameter Metal Thickness B C
Stationery Eyelets Lightweight, slim eyelets for use in the paper and stationery industries. Predominantly used for tickets and labels although their use is not limited to these areas. Made from either brass or steel. Check below for details. Finishes include clean, nickel, oxy black.
Stationery Eyelets A Other finishes are available to special order. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
Traditionally used for footwear, uses of the boot and shoe range extend well beyond this. Most sizes are available made from brass or steel and with two pierce forms (star for splitting and round for rolling). Plain rings and neck washers (for automatic feeding) are available for most sizes. The 19C and 20A eyelets and HS700 and 650
eyelets are used together rather than an eyelet and washer combination to provide an extra strong setting. Finishes include clean, nickel, antique brass and oxy black. Ask about the range of decorative finishes, including painting, available on these eyelets. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
Mostly used for shoes and boots although they can be used anywhere a quick and secure lacing method is required. Whether for decoration on fashion footwear or function on work and hiking boots our range is versatile and comprehensive. The majority of hooks are closed by rolling the shank of the hook unless indicated otherwise.
Most sizes are made from steel for strength and can be specified in a variety of finishes. Setting tools are required to get the best results. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
Ski Hooks Name
Overall Height mm inches
Head Size (d x w)
Barrel Dia Material Note
mm inches mm inches
368 336 355 364 395 419 434 11.00 0.433 8.00 x 7.70 0.315 x 0.303 5.15 0.20 34.30 0.169 Steel 11.00 0.433 8.00 x 8.70 0.315 x 0.343 5.25 0.207 4.50 0.177 Steel 11.80 0.465 8.60 x 7.80 0.339 x 0.307 6.40 0.252 4.90 0.193 Steel N/A N/A 16.50 x 18.00 0.650 x 0.709 7.50 0.295 N/A N/A Steel 12.65 0.498 10.10 x 9.45 0.398 x 0.372 7.00 0.276 4.70 0.185 Steel 12.75 0.502 9.20 x 10.00 0.362 x 0.394 5.80 0.228 4.70 0.185 Steel 11.50 0.453 8.50 x 7.70 0.335 x 0.303 6.10 0.240 4.10 0.161 Steel EH305 9.50 0.374 7.20 x 9.30 0.283 x 0.366 5.80 0.228 N/A N/A Steel Peerless 10.20 0.402 8.60 x 6.50 0.339 x 0.256 3.90 0.154 N/A N/A Brass
Separate cap & stem
Loop Hooks Name Overall Length
RingSize (w x d)
Barrel Dia Material Note
mm inches mm inches
302 342 358 383
17.50 0.689 9.30 x 5.30 0.374 x 0.209 7.80 0.307 4.60 0.181 Steel 20.30 0.799 9.30 x 5.30 0.374 x 0.209 1.25 0.049 N/A N/A Steel 25.35 0.998 10.80 x 8.33 0.425 x 0.328 9.25 0.364 4.90 0.193 Steel
Self Piercing Eyelets Based on standard eyelet sizes this range offers the benefit of one action cutting and setting when used with the appropriate tool. This greatly speeds up the setting process. Made from brass, most sizes are available in clean, nickel and oxy black finishes. Other finishes are available to special order. Size SPW is also available made from 304 or 316 stainless steel depending on length. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.and training on specialist machinery.
Tube Eyelets As their name implies tube eyelets are manufactured from tubing. Using this process makes this type of eyelet a more flexible option for relatively small production runs. The use of tube also allow for longer barrel lengths than traditional pressed eyelets. Normally made from Brass. Steel, Stainless Steel, Copper and Aluminium are also available to special order. Finishes include clean, nickel, oxy black and electro-tin. Other finishes are available to special order. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
Flange Types Available
A B Round C Countersunk Available as standard in brass. Other metals including steel, stainless steel and copper available from a variety of metal thicknesses. Other specialist products including rib pins, ferrules and connectors can be made to order. A Flat
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Multipurpose Eyelets Check here if you cannot find the eyelet you need in our other ranges. Alternatively, use the eyelet selector on our home page – www.dtpsupplies.com. Other finishes are available to special order. See our machinery section for full details of setting equipment.
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Plastic eyelets are a revolutionary alternative to traditional metal eyelets. They are perfect for outdoor use as they will not tarnish or rust and as they are UV protected they will not fade in sunlight. Plastic Eyelets are ideal for applications where weight is a major consideration. They are ideal for use where metal eyelets are undesirable, for example with foodstuffs. Plastic eyelets do not conduct electricity or heat and can be used in temperatures from -30°C to +100°C. Plastic eyelets are available in hole diameters of 8mm,12mm, 16mm, 25mm and 40mm and in a variety of colours.
Plastic eyelets are available in standard black, white and transparent and can be colour matched to the customers specifications, either in opaque or translucent colour.
l Plastic eyelets are recyclable l Plastic eyelets do not need heat to be set l Suitable for use in extremes of temperature (-30°C to +100°C) l Plastic eyelets are ideal for outdoor use as they do not rust or tarnish l Plastic eyelets do not conduct heat or electricity l UV protected so will not fade l Can be used in places where metal eyelets are not allowed l Can be supplied in any colour, solid or transparent. Standard colours include white, black and clear transparent. l Plastic eyelets can be set using traditional eyelet machines (including automatic machines)
DTP can supply eyeletting machines and dies specially produced to set Plastic Eyelets eyelets. We have a range of manual and automatic machines. Please see pages 44 to 47.