Fasteners & Hardware

Fasteners & Hardware

PEM® Fasteners for Printed Circuit Board Applications Enable Secure and Reliable Attachment Using Minimal Hardware

October 27, 2016

Enable Secure and Reliable Attachment Using Minimal Hardware Several dedicated families of PEM® fasteners from PennEngineering® enable secure and reliable attachment for a wide range of printed circuit board applications.  Depending on type and style, these fastener solutions can satisfy component-to-board, board-to-board, board-to-chassis, or stacking or spacing attachment challenges. ... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Safety & Security Equipment

Tamper-proof Fastener speeds installation time.

October 24, 2016

Beneficial in robotic and high-volume applications where security and fast assembly is needed, StykFit™ is made to bear weight of piece being assembled with no fumbling, dropping, or re-attaching. Fastener can be color coated with variety of colors from Brykote™, which provides up to 700 hours of extra corrosion protection. Concrete, Self Drilling, 410 Hardened Stainless, and Coated types are available in sizes: 3/16, ¼, #8, #10, #12, and #14. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Seating Footring optimizes ergonomic support and sanitation.

October 18, 2016

Intended for technical work environments, AFP Adjustable Footring is fabricated of chrome-plated, 22 in. diameter tubular steel ring with oval profile, and polished cast-aluminum spokes with fingertip-control adjustment hub. Once adjusted, footring locks firmly in place, supporting 350 lb users. Seamless construction and absence of underside reinforcing ribs enables efficient cleaning. Footring does not have screw-type adjustment knob, eliminating area that is prone to bacteria buildup. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Gate Valve Lockout Device allows visual confirmation.

October 18, 2016

Made of injection-molded polycarbonate to provide chemical resistance, Transparent Gate Valve Lockout Device protects workers from hazardous energy and prevents exposure to hazardous chemicals. Specially formulated transparent material allows for both visual confirmation of correct valve position and hazardous leak identification while in locked out state. Available in 5 different sizes, device accepts shackles up to 3/8 in. in diameter and can handle temperatures from -40 to 250°F. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Type S Ferrule for 10-32 Conical Ports from Diba Industries is Ideal for HPLC Applications

October 17, 2016

Click-N-Seal® fitting ensures leak-free and secure seal rated up to 2,500 psi Danbury, Conn. – The Type S ferrule for 10-32 conical ports with a Click-N-Seal® fitting from Diba Industries, Inc. is pressure rated up to 2,500 psi, making it ideal for many liquid chromatography applications. The connection system provides a secure, tool-free way to connect 1/16” OD PEEK™ tubing into a... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Plastic Hollow Knurled Knobs have stainless steel threaded stud.

October 17, 2016

Temperature resistant to 194°F, GN 421.12 metric technopolymer plastic hollow knurled knobs have 304 Cu stainless steel threaded stud and swivel thrust pad. RoHS compliant hollow knurled knobs have ball end with diameter smaller than core diameter of thread. Thrust pad, made of black technopolymer plastic with matte finish, is supplied unmounted and allows for swivel of 15°. It is clipped on, and design likewise facilitates removal. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Upcoming Tradeshow & Conference Session

October 14, 2016

PennEngineering will be exhibiting at the upcoming FABTECH show. Come visit us at Booth #C14043. Fasteners will be on display and presses will be operating in the booth. Go to register. We will also participate in a conference session: Where: FABTECH, Las Vegas, Nevada When: Wednesday, November 16, 2016: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Room: N223-N224 What: S31: In-Die Technologies Exploring the... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics L+S GmbH's Sponsored KA-Raceing Team Wins 2016 Formula Student Germany Electric Using Meldin® Thrust Washers

October 13, 2016

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. – Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics L+S GmbH lent its full support to the Formula Student Electric KA-Raceing team at the University of Karlsruhe Germany by sponsoring them this year as they participated with their KIT16e electric racecar, which raced them to the very top.  The KA-Raceing team used Meldin® thrust washers from Saint-Gobain Performance Plastic L+S GmbH... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Star SU LLC and Neher Group form Agreement to Sell PCD tooling in North America

October 12, 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — Star SU LLC and Neher DIA GmbH Co. KG have entered a joint venture partnership that appoints Star SU to sell Neher’s PCD tooling portfolio in North America.  The addition of Neher’s comprehensive line of diamond tools, including finish reamers, combination tools and PCD/CBN inserts, compliments Star SU’s current cutting tool offering to provide a full service... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Releasable Cable Ties with extended pawl from Advanced Cable Ties, Inc.

October 6, 2016

Available in 7, 11, and 14 inch 50 lb, Releasable Cable Ties are suitable for cable, wire, or hose bundling applications. Product provides easy access to add or remove cables using the one piece extended pawl design. Bent tail helps in easy installation or removal of wires and cables.
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Fasteners & Hardware

J W Winco, Inc Introduces GN 3663 Knurled Knobs with steel torque limiting mechanism.

October 3, 2016

Suitable for applications in which torque needs to be controlled manually, RoHS compliant GN 3663 Knurled Knobs feature an aluminum body with a blackened finish, and a plastic cover cap. Controls can be manually manipulated by tightening or loosening the knobs in clockwise or counter clockwise in order to ensure that maximum permissible torque is maintained. The tapped or threaded stud inserts can be dismantled by removing the cover and loosening the countersunk screw. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Unique Application for PEM® Products

September 21, 2016

PennEngineering® (Danboro, PA, USA) has entered into an agreement to acquire Heyco® Products Inc. (Toms River, NJ, USA), it was announced by both companies. Terms of the agreement were undisclosed and no changes are anticipated regarding Heyco’s operations, facilities, and employees. The acquisition is expected to expand sales growth opportunities for both companies. Heyco Products (Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

PEM® Type MSO4(TM) microPEM® Self-Clinching Standoff Fasteners Mount and/or Space Components in Compact Electronic Assemblies

September 19, 2016

Mount and/or Space Components in Compact Electronic Assemblies PEM® Type MSO4™ microPEM® self-clinching standoff fasteners from PennEngineering® enable components to be mounted and/or spaced in compact electronic assemblies, especially suiting applications where space may be extremely limited for attachment hardware.  These stainless steel fasteners install easily into thin metal host... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Fasteners & Hardware, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Dortronics 4800 Series Smart Interlock Controller Offers Flexible, Economic Security Solution

September 16, 2016

User Configurable for up to Five Doors Orlando, FL (September 12, 2016) - Dortronics is showcasing their recently released 4800 Series Smart Interlock Controllers this week at ASIS (booth # 3915). The highly versatile and economical interlock controllers can be user configured in the field to accommodate up to five doors with ample flexibility for various input/output configurations. ... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Positive Turning Inserts support wide range of applications.

September 13, 2016

Engineered for finishing stainless and high temperature alloys (ISO S), FM4 Positive Inserts have optimized chip breaking capabilities at low feed rates and low cutting depths. RM4 Positive Inserts, targeted at stainless and high temperature alloys (ISO M, S), support roughing and medium machining operations. FP6 Positive Inserts excel at finishing steels (ISO P) and provide optimized chip control. Finally, FK6 Positive Inserts are engineered specially for finish to medium machining. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Shimco Appoints Providence Group as Exclusive Representative in Ukraine and Belarus

September 12, 2016

Providence Group will introduce Shimco precision parts and gap-management solutions to the markets during AVIASVIT XXI 11-14 October 2016 in Kyiv, Ukraine. MARKHAM, Ontario – Shimco, a world-wide leader in the manufacture of precision parts, specialized coatings and gap-management solutions has expanded its presence in Eastern Europe with the appointment of Providence Group as the exclusive... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Oval Compression Limiters increase tolerancing flexibility.

September 8, 2016

Available for plastic assemblies, Series CL400 Press-In and CL460 boh accommodate up to 2.25 mm extra clearance on one axis to provide flexibility for centerline and stack-up tolerancing. Series CL400 Oval Press-In, produced from carbon steel, consists of roll-formed, split-seam, oval compression limiter with spring tension, which provides positive retention in hole. While similar to oval Series CL400, Series CL460 Oval Molded-In is produced with butted-seam. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Threaded Isolation Ring helps keep sludge and slurry moving.

September 1, 2016

With ½ through 2 NPT threaded pipe connections, Type 82 is designed for piping applications that are too narrow to accommodate internal isolation ring. Flow-through design eliminates traps where clogs can form. Smooth, flexible wall expands under pressure to displace isolated fill fluid into measurement device. To ensure compatibility with wide range of process media and environmental conditions, variety of internal elastomer materials, fill fluids, and housing materials are available. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Push-In Inserts fit multipole rectangular connectors.

September 1, 2016

Designed to fit within rugged housings of revos BASIC Series of rectangular connectors, Push-In Contact Inserts are rated up to 600 V and 13 A. Units provide no-tool wiring connections and are available in 6, 10, 16, and 24 pole configurations. Accommodating solid wires, inserts utilize spring technology to provide gas-tight, vibration-proof connection for 14 AWG conductors. Products feature silver plated copper-alloy contacts rated for 500+ mating cycles. Operating temperature is -40 to +120°C. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Locks secure MIN series connections in harsh environments.

August 12, 2016

To prevent unexpected interruptions, MIN series locks secure connection between 2 straight MIN plugs or between straight MIN plug and mating receptacle. Padlock hole ensures layered protection via authorized connection access. After padlock removal, locks can be opened via screwdriver insertion. Plug-to-Receptacle connection locks come in MIN size I (7/8 in.) and PMIN (1 3/8 in.) series; Plug-to-Plug connection comes in PMIN series; and protective lockout is available for MIN size I plugs. Read More