Fasteners & Hardware

Fasteners & Hardware

Patented PEM® R'ANGLE® Fasteners for Thin Metal Assemblies and Printed Circuit Boards Create Strong Right-Angle Attachment Points and Application Benefits

June 19, 2015

Create Strong Right-Angle Attachment Points and Application Benefits Patented PEM® R'ANGLE® fasteners for thin metal assemblies and printed circuit boards create strong right-angle attachment points to enable tighter design control, reduced hardware counts, and associated production economies.  This family of fasteners consists of self-clinching types for permanent installation into... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Services

MISUMI Extends Same Day Ship Time to 6PM EST

June 19, 2015

Free Same Day Shipping Upgrade for in-stock components if ordered online by 6:00 p.m. EST. Orders placed with a Customer Service representative are available for Same Day Shipping when placed by 5:00pm EST. MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962), has announced its improved same day shipping service for all in-stock product lines. Effective... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Phillips Flat Head Screws attach plywood to light-gauge steel.

June 17, 2015

Available in 3 sizes, all of which feature #2 Phillips flat head, Plylite® Miracle Fasteners™ feature unique point design that enables plywood to be attached to 25–20 gauge steel studs. There are no threads immediately behind point, preventing ride-up as plywood is attached. As fastener is driven, shank slides through plywood and metal stud until upper threads engage in stud. Coated in... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Pin Clamps feature integrated pneumatic cylinder.

June 16, 2015

Weighing 3.4 lb, PCZ Pin Clamps provide positive part location and clamping, up to 6 mm part thickness. Gapless dual fingers clamp on both sides of hole or part, unlike single hook designs. Locating pins are available in bullet nose or low profile styles, with diameters from 8.00–16.00 mm. With retract option, low profile pin disappears into unit, below backup, for easy part release. Clamps are... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Small Screw Questions for Automatic Feeding and Driving by Design Tool, Inc.

June 16, 2015

1. How do you define "small" screws? For screw feeding systems, I would define "small" screws as screw sizes smaller than #4 for American National Standard or ANSI screws.  For metric screws, sizes smaller than 3mm would also be considered "small" screws. 2. What types of assembly applications typically use small screws (e.g., portable electronics; eyeglasses; hearing aids; etc.)? Examples of... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Portable Tools, Services

REGO-FIX® to Highlight New Precision Tooling Products at WESTEC

June 3, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., – At WESTEC 2015 to be held Sept. 15- 17 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, REGO-FIX Tool Corporation will showcase three of its newest precision tooling products. On display in Schenk Intertech’s booth 1035 will be the powRgrip® 9500, a smaller sized, automatic clamping unit; secuRgrip®, an anti-pullout tool holding system; and intRlox®, a small, but mighty... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Radial Shaft Seal Ring targets tire pressure control systems.

June 2, 2015

Featuring 2 sealing lips, Simmerring Central Tire Inflation Seal is designed for pressures up to 8 bar and circumferential speeds up to 10 m/s. Primary seal lip is made of wear-proof, glass-fiber-reinforced PTFE that handles sealing against air, reducing pressure on second seal lip, which is made of fluorocarbon rubber or nitrile rubber with Shore hardness of A 72. Connection between PTFE seal... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Indexable Cutting Tool Grade offers optimized wear resistance.

June 2, 2015

Optimized for steel machining (ISO P), roughing forged components, and extended production runs, WPP05S combines Tiger·tec Silver® coating with optimized aluminum oxide microstructure. Post-coating treatment that promotes reliability and toughness and reduces downtime due to chipping, and substrate delivers resistance to plastic deformation. This wear-resistant and indexable insert... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Non-Industrial Products

Worksite Organizers can trigger metal detectors.

June 1, 2015

Used to keep gloves, rags, keys, and other items nearby, dual clip style Squids® 3400MD and belt clip-style Squids 3405MD are metal detectable grabbers constructed using stainless steel metallic powder throughout. This ensures detection if even smallest piece breaks off and helps prevent products from becoming harmful foreign objects in such areas as manufacturing and food processing... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Brass SMT Fasteners enhance PCB electrical, mechanical attachment.

June 1, 2015

PEM® ReelFast® brass surface mount fasteners include tin-plated Type SMTSOB™ brass nuts and spacers/standoffs suited for PCB applications requiring optimal electrical and mechanical attachment points. Permanently and concurrently installed with other SMT components on PCBs of any hardness and as thin as .060 in. prior to automated reflow solder process, these corrosion-resistant and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Compact Rotary Latch does not produce noise, vibration.

May 28, 2015

Available in corrosion-resistant steel, R4-10 Rotary Latch with Integrated Bumper occupies minimal space within enclosure to provide concealed latching and increased security. Integrated rubber bumper eliminates noise and vibration caused by normal operation. While both single- and 2-stage options provide secure latching, 2-stage option is designed specifically to prevent false latching... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Transportation Industry Products

To Avoid Corrosion, RDS Dock Systems Provides Stainless Steel and Aluminum Dock Parts Not Galvanized

May 22, 2015

Franklin NH — RDS Dock Hardware (www.rdsdockhardware.com) has the most complete line of easy-to-assemble, durable and affordable dock parts in the country. Unlike galvanized dock hardware, RDS dock parts are made from aluminum or stainless steel, to provide life-long, corrosion-free service in either salt or freshwater.  And while the latest... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Trelleborg to Continue Work to Maintain the Central Line, Building on More than Two Decades of Partnership with Transport for London

May 21, 2015

After supplying the original trains in the early 1990s, Trelleborg’s industrial anti-vibration solutions operation has been selected to provide London Underground’s Central line with a suite of suspension products, to be fitted on over 100 Tube trains. In the second overhaul since the construction of the original trains, Trelleborg has been chosen to supply its Metalisk® Chevron Springs... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Lifting Eye Bolts come in inch sizes.

May 19, 2015

Made of forged 1030 carbon steel, ASTM A489, zinc-plated, WN 580 Inch Size Lifting Eye Bolts meet MS51937 specification. Units are available in thread range from ¼–20 to 1–8, with stud lengths from 1–2.5 in., and capacity ranging from 500–9,000 lb. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Non-Industrial Products

Alliance Rubber Adds New Product to Walmart Shelves

May 19, 2015

Rubber band manufacturer will supply tie-dye bands at retailers throughout U.S. HOT SPRINGS, Ark. — Although it is often associated with hippies and counter-culture, tie-dye is also among the biggest trends of fashion’s resort 2015 season – meaning that consumers will continue to find it everywhere this spring. And now, fashionistas can create tie-dye styles at home for a fraction of the... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Cutters achieve true 90 degree shoulder milling.

May 15, 2015

With 4 cutting edges and multiple corner nose radii available, VSM490-15 Inserts deliver true 90° shoulders and floors. Two insert geometries are available: MM (universal) for range of work materials; and ML (light) with sharper cutting edges for mild steels and stainless. Constructed of hardened-steel with hardened pocket seats for resistance to deformation, cutter bodies are made with tight... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Norse Adds 110-Ton Minster Press

May 14, 2015

TORRINGTON, CT – Norse has acquired a 110-ton Minster No. 9 standing press. The press came online at Norse's Torrington, CT, factory in March 2015. It will be used for multiple stamping operations, though primarily dedicated to Type 1 Large latches used in its ShutterUp Latches hurricane shutter latching systems. Norse's acquisition will allow the company to continue manufacturing... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

APM Develops Sealing Solution for International Applications

May 14, 2015

Englewood, New Jersey, USA – The pushbutton boot with a flare is well-suited for a variety of industrial, military, medical, marine and many other demanding applications where substandard quality and failure is not an option. The APM 1231/46 sealing boot provides an additional layer of protection against extreme environments including dust, splashing or hose-directed water. In addition... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Single Trunk Cable Clip prevents damage and aids installation.

May 14, 2015

Designed to hold single trunk cable, module-mounted Enphase cable clip (Part No. NFI-1463) is constructed of 410 stainless steel and eliminates need for clip holding multiple trunk cables when end-users are working with only one. Rolled outer edge prevents damage to cable, and lead lip facilitates handling and installation on solar projects involving Enphase microinverters. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Platinum Tools® Features EZ-DataLock Strain Relief at 2015 InfoComm

May 12, 2015

NEWBURY PARK, Calif. - Platinum Tools® (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation, hand termination and testing of wire and cable, is proud to announce it will feature the  EZ-DataLock™ Strain Relief during InfoComm 2015, held in Orlando, Fla. from June 17-19 at the Orange County Convention Center, booth... Read More