A snap ring is used when there is not a lot of pull-out load. This ring is expandable easily installed with pliers or screwdriver and takes little space. Material is 302 stainless steel, with a passivated finish.
SR5SS DZUS SNAP RING
The part fit the job I had at hand which was to fit snap rings to valve guides in order to retain them.
SR7SS DZUS SNAP RING
SR4SS DZUS SNAP RING
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The "3" indicates this is used with a 3/16" diameter Dzus style stud.