Oddie® Fasteners

Oddie Quarter (1/4) Turn Fasteners
Push to lock, quarter turn to unlock, quick release fasteners...

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The world renowned 'Oddie® panel Fastener' (quarter 1/4 turn fastener) is now over 70 years young ! today it still provides one of the strongest / quickest solutions to panel fastening. Used on the very first Spitfire aircraft the 'Oddie® Fastener' was designed and manufactured in the UK to solve the brief of simply and securely fastening an engine body panel whilst allowing quick and easy access for aircraft maintenance requirements.

We now offer various head styles to suit many applications i.e. 'snake eye' security, torx , slotted, pan head, wing etc. The Oddie® fasteners (quarter 1/4 turn) are available in any size and material to provide optimum level of security and speed of application for all your 1/4 (quarter) turn applications.

Oddie quarter1/4  turn fasteners, cost effective solutions to panel fastening !!!


First Components Limited
Wallows Industrial Estate,
Wallows Road,
Brierley Hill,
West Midlands

Tel: +44 (0) 1384 481598
Email: [email protected]

Company Reg: 5089116
VAT Reg: 838 0015 48

About Oddie Fasteners

"Oddie®" is the registered trade mark of First Components Limited and they are manufactured and marketed in the UK only by First Components Limited .

"An open & shut case for a specialised fastener"

The oddie fastener is a quick release, quarter turn, 1/4 turn,  fastening for securing panels or components that have to be speedily and easily removed for servicing or replacement - whether once a day, or once a year.

In its simplest form it consist of a stud, held in a removable panel by a retainer, and a spring steel clip permanently mounted to the framework of the equipment.

A quarter turn of the stud opens the fastener, and to lock it again the stud is pushed home into the clip.

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