Company News

PennEngineering

5190 Old Easton Rd., Danboro, PA, 18916, USA

  • 888-548-4748

Latest New Product News from
PennEngineering

PEMSERTER Fastener Installation Press operates on air-over-oil actuating system.

April 12, 2017

Featuring job search and recall operating modes, PEMSERTER Fastener Installation Press comes with touch-screen, graphics, smart dwell, force verification and multi-language capabilities. Equipped with fastener and batch counters, unit provides descriptive screen alerts and is equipped with self-diagnostic and LIGHTSTREAM® Operator Safety System. Unit delivers 71.2 kN of ram force and 61 cm... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

SI Threaded Aluminum Insert features micro fastener technology

December 17, 2016

Suitable for electronics, medical, automotive, aerospace and transportation, SI Threaded Aluminum Inserts provide durable and reusable metal threads in plastics to accept mating hardware. With molded-in type installation during molding process, unit offers press-in type installation by pressing insert into drilled hole. Including ultrasonic / heat staking inserts for installation... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

PEM Self-clinching Stainless Steel Standoff Fasteners with bright nickel plating.

December 10, 2016

Available in Type SO4 and Type BSO4 standoffs in thread sizes from 4-40 through 8-32, PEM Self-clinching Stainless Steel Standoff Fasteners allow mounting, spacing, stacking of panels, boards and components. Type SO4 standoffs are engineered for installation into especially thin stainless sheets. Units become permanent parts after installing into sheets with hardness up to HRB 88 / HB 183.

Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Nuts install with minimal footprint.

April 11, 2016

Combining .065 in. height and .220 in. diameter with closed-to-edge mounting capabilities, PEM® Type SMPP™ Nuts install permanently in stainless steel sheets as thin as .025 in. Upon installation, serrated clinching ring prevents nut from rotating in service. Nuts are made from age-hardened A286 stainless steel and recommended for use in stainless sheets with hardness of HRB 90/HB 192 or... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware

Surface Mount Fasteners offer variety of attachments for PCBs.

January 11, 2016

Depending on type, PEM® ReelFast® Surface Mount Fasteners can be specified to mount, stack, or space boards; attach components to boards; create right-angle attachment points on boards; or enable repeated access without screws. All types are supplied on tape and reel compatible with existing SMT automated installation equipment. Where necessary, polyimide patch affixed to end of fasteners... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Flush-Head Studs offer quick mating with plastic fasteners.

December 4, 2015

Integrating X-Press™ threads, PEM Type FHX™ Studs enable quick mating with push-on plastic nuts, wire tie products, or other plastic fasteners in thin metal assemblies. Self-clinching units install permanently in metal sheets as thin as 1 mm and press into place using any standard press. Available with 5 mm and 6 mm threads in lengths from 10–25 mm, studs are made from hardened carbon... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Captive Panel Screws install permanently on PCBs.

October 16, 2015

Featuring surface mount spring-loaded design, PEM® ReelFast® Type SMTPFLSM™ Screws install precisely and permanently where designed on printed circuit boards to provide secure attachment and allow for subsequent access whenever necessary. All-metal captive screw assemblies mount in one piece using pick-and-place method. Available in thread sizes #4-40 through #6-32 and M3 through M3.5 and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Heat Sink Mounting System features 3-piece design.

September 24, 2015

Consisting of PEM® Type HSCB™ captivating screw and PEM Type HSL™ spring mated to PEM Type HSR™ broaching receptacle nut or standoff, Heat Sink Mounting System securely attaches heat sinks to PCBs while providing firm and constant contact to chip component for optimized heat dissipation. Audible click serves to prevent over tightening by signaling when screw is fully engaged. Screws and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Fasteners enable sheet-to-sheet attachment.

May 4, 2015

Designed for installation into stainless steel or higher-strength aluminum alloy sheets, microPEM® TackPin® Type T4™ Self-clinching Fasteners are suited for electronic assemblies where disassembly will not be required. Units feature interference fit to minimize hole tolerance issues, tapered tip to assist in location, and low-profile head. Manufactured from 400 Series stainless steel,... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Captive Panel Screws feature self-clinching design.

January 29, 2015

Offering alternative to spring-loaded versions, PEM® Type PFHV™ Screws are no-spring steel fasteners integrating captive screw to eliminate potential risk for damage to internal components associated with unsecured hardware. Screws are engineered for use with aluminum or steel sheets as thin as .036 in. and exhibiting hardness of HRB 60 or less on Rockwell B Scale or HB 107 or less on... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Nuts facilitate mating-hole alignment.

January 8, 2015

PEM® floating self-clinching nuts, which include non-locking Type A4 nuts with free running load-bearing threads as well as self-locking Type LA4 nuts with prevailing torque locking threads, install in stainless sheets as thin as .038 in. and greater with Rockwell B hardness of HRB 88 or less. Design permits up to .015 in. min float in all directions from center, and ability of... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Fasteners offer removability feature.

November 26, 2014

While microPEM® TackScrew™ fasteners integrate self-clinching technology for permanent sheet-to-sheet attachment in compact electronics applications, included thread-like feature allows removal when necessary and one-time reinstalled if desired. These hardened stainless steel fasteners, which can also replace micro screws, hold top sheets as thin as .008 in. and base panels that... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Hydropneumatic Tool hastens blind threaded insert installation.

October 7, 2014

Operating on 90 psi air pressure, Atlas® RIV949 accelerates and facilitates installation of blind threaded inserts. Installation can be accomplished without access to both sides, and inserts provide strong and reusable threads upon installation to accommodate mating hardware for final component attachment. Offering pull-to-pressure or pull-to-stroke modes, hydropneumatic tool can be... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Heavy-Duty Studs clinch permanently into thin metal sheets.

August 29, 2014

Available in lengths up to 2 in., PEM® Type THFE™ Studs feature enlarged head diameter that distributes axial tightening force over wide area to minimize compressive stress on host panel, optimize pull through performance, and develop full thread strength. Self-clinching studs install into steel or aluminum sheets as thin as .031 in. with hardness of HRB 85 or less on Rockwell B scale and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Spring-Loaded Plunger Assemblies serve as positioning pins.

August 21, 2014

Designed to install permanently in aluminum or steel sheets as thin as .060 in. with hardness of HRB 80 or less, PEM® Type PTL2™ Assemblies serve as positioning pins to quickly move racks, slides, access panels, consoles, and similar equipment without requiring tools. Lockout feature keeps fastener's spring-loaded plunger fully retracted until plunger pin drops into final position.... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Electronics Assembly Pins provide alternative to screws.

August 5, 2014

Used to securely attach top panels to base panel or chassis in compact electronic assemblies via press-in action, microPEM® TackSert™ pins provide alternatives to micro screws and eliminate issues associated with threaded hardware. Diagonal knurl holds top panel of any material and as thin as .008 in. to base panel or chassis manufactured from magnesium die-cast materials or plastics.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fastener-Installation Press includes optical safety sensor.

July 15, 2014

Designed for installing self-clinching fasteners, PEMSERTER® Series 4® integrates Optical Sensor Indicator to signal when safety is properly set for each job. OSI activates during set-up mode when press ram/punch is being adjusted onto workpiece prior to fastener installation. OSI changes from black to orange at exact point when safety is successfully engaged, eliminating potential for... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Flush Nuts install into stainless steel sheets.

July 3, 2014

Manufactured from 400 Series stainless steel, PEMSERT® Type F4™ Self-Clinching Flush Nuts provide load-bearing threads in 300 Series stainless steel without creating protrusions on either side. Upon permanent installation into sheets as thin as .060 in., both top and bottom of sheet will remain flat. Nuts are available in thread sizes #2-56 through ¼-20 / M2 through M6 and can perform... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Standoffs suit thin stainless steel assemblies.

April 16, 2014

Manufactured from heat-treated 400 Series stainless steel, PEM® Type TSO4™ standoffs are used for stacking or spacing components to or from ultra-thin stainless steel panels as thin as .025 in. and with max hardness of HRB 88 on Rockwell B scale or HB 183 on Brinell scale. Hardened stainless fasteners install permanently; one mating screw is required for final component attachment.... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Studs attach thin metal assemblies.

March 13, 2014

Designed to install permanently using standard press, PEM® Self-Clinching Threaded Studs include flush-head models for use in aluminum or stainless steel sheets as thin as .040 in. and stainless versions for corrosion resistance in even thinner stainless steel assemblies. Other types include low-displacement flush head studs for close-to-edge installation; non-flush studs for sheets as... Read More

Other Company News from
PennEngineering