alan tani @ alantani.com fishing reel repair rebuild tutorial Octagon Shaped Retainers
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« on: April 07, 2019, 02:11:54 PM »

I am looking to find an assortment of these retainers but I dont know the name of them. Its the small wire octagon shaped bearing retainers found on all baitcasting reels.

Does anyone know the correct name for them?

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Keith


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« Reply #1 on: April 07, 2019, 03:58:04 PM »

 Octagon snap ring .           I have not seen a assortment box  like you would other rings.
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« Reply #2 on: April 07, 2019, 04:05:31 PM »

Wouldn't it be a pentagon snap ring? If you ordered octagon it might not work
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« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2019, 04:29:54 PM »

It’s a hexagon,octagon has 8 sides. Shimano calls it a retainer.
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« Reply #4 on: April 07, 2019, 04:40:51 PM »

Yep it's a hexagon (6 sides) spring washer - with one side removed. Most just call it a spring washer Undecided
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