Fasteners & Hardware

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 are as hard as HRB 89/HB 187 or less on Rockwell B and Brinell scales, respectively, and as thin as .036 in. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Fasteners & Hardware

Ball Shaped Door Catches come in metric sizes.

November 25, 2014

Designed for shutter doors and sliding doors, RoHS-compliant EN 450 Ball Shaped Door Catches consist of catch body that is fixed to frame and ball that is fixed to door. Catch body is technopolymer plastic, Polyacetal POM, matte black, and ball is glass fiber reinforced plastic, matte black. Under specific tests, catch showed constant performances for more than 20,000 cycles. Also available, EN 450.1 Plastic Spacers for Ball Shaped Door Catches offer 5, 10, and 15 mm spacing distances. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Threadless Cable Gland assembles without tools.

November 24, 2014

Designed to relieve stress and strain on cables, HELUTOP Easy uses patented spring/snap system, allowing for installation in hard-to-reach areas and spaces with no access for lockouts. To assemble, user pushes cable gland in and turns clockwise by hand. Made of plastic and available in sizes Ø16 and Ø20, unit fits as tightly as traditional glands held in place with threaded hole or locknut. Seal features IP66/IP68 rating and washer offers temperature range of -20 to +100°C. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Power Transmission

Motorized Lead Screws offer resolutions from 0.00016-0.005 in.

November 12, 2014

Combining hybrid stepper motor and lead screw in one unit, Motorized Lead Screws come in Rotating Screw and Rotating Nut motor configurations. NEMA frame sizes between 11 and 23 can be selected with various lead screws available in metric and imperial sizes. NEMA 23 variant delivers max axial thrust up to 200 lb. Where more load capacity is required, single and double stack configurations are available. Taper Lock technology enables quick connection/decoupling of lead screw and stepper motor. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing

Knitted Retraction Cord packs tight gingival tissue.

November 7, 2014

Manufactured from unique microfibers, Knit-Pak+ 000.0 is suitable as first cord in double-cord technique. Fibers have very low moisture content with high durability and retention properties, creating retraction cord with optimized absorbency and pliable structure that resists fraying. Impregnated with aluminum chloride, which acts as hemostatic agent, Knit-Pak+ offers exact-dosage medicinal loading, easily packs into sulcus, and will not entangle in burs. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Fasteners & Hardware

Shelf Supports reduce corrugated display assembly time.

November 5, 2014

Corr-A-Clip® shelf supports, applied to corrugated displays prior to shipping, help reduce assembly time in stores and allow displays to be shipped flat or in knock-down state. Two-piece design fits into display body and shelving to allow shelves to slide onto display, while integrated holes allow glue to seep through to strengthen hold. There are 2 sizes available to fit up to 3/16 in. C-Flute corrugated in natural or white polypropylene. Custom colors can be accommodated. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools, Fasteners & Hardware

Square Shoulder Mills take large depths of cut.

November 4, 2014

Available in 6 grades, R220.LN14 Mills provide 4 cutting edges with 0.551 in. cutting edge length. Negative rake, 0.28 in. thick inserts enable heavy cuts in difficult materials and long-reach applications. Standard tools are able to take depths of cut up to 0.551 in., while helical versions come in cutting edge lengths for both contouring and slotting applications. R220.LN14 cutters are suitable for medium- to heavy-duty applications requiring 90° wall. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Indexable Inserts feature positive geometry.

October 29, 2014

Featuring positive cutting edge design, FP4, MP4, and RP4 are available with WPP10S, WPP20S, and WPP30S Tiger•tec Silver® cutting grades. FP4 is optimized for finishing, while MP4, available with two clearance angles of 7° and 11°, is intended for mid-range machining of materials such as structural steel or other low-carbon steels. Both have been optimized for short chip breaking. Offering stable cutting edge, RP4 is suitable for roughing forged steel parts or cast iron. Read More