Fasteners & Hardware

Fasteners & Hardware

Universal Spring Cylinders have large bearing surface.

December 11, 2001

DBM Universal Spring Cylinders include plunger with tapped hole and pilot bore on compression end and threaded extension on tension end. Standard or custom attachments may be added to fill needs in compression or tension. Hardened steel plunger (45-50 Rc) can be used directly without attachments. Cylinder bodies have accurate outside diameter, and are made with precision tolerances. Four cylinder... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Machined Spring can be made of 7075-T6 aluminum and Delrin.

December 5, 2001

Compression/extension machined spring provides opportunities to incorporate attachments. Compression spring ends can be flat and square. Slot is of constant width from end to end to ensure no progressive touching of adjacent coils that would produce sound, debris or non-linearity. Materials used in machined springs manufacture include maraging materials such as 17-4PH CRES, 15-5PH CRES, Carpenter... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Compression Latch keeps out contaminants.

December 3, 2001

Folding T-handle latch provides 6.4 mm of pull-up compression eliminating shock and vibration and providing tight seal against outside contaminants. Handle also compresses gaskets to eliminate vibration and reduce noise levels, helping equipment manufacturers comply with international standards relating to noise emissions. It is available in two styles: with mounting cup for flush surface, and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Wing Nuts resist solvents, oils and grease.

November 28, 2001

Ergostyle wing nuts and wing screws are made from glass-fiber reinforced technopolymer plastic with black matte finish. Brass-tapped insert on wing nut is molded in, while wing screw's threaded stud is steel and zinc-plated. Metric versions in brass or stainless steel of each are available. Concave marks on ends of wings help position fingers so maximum force can be applied. Cover caps in orange,... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Quick Release Pins require no tools.

November 27, 2001

Sky-Loc Rapid Release positive locking pins will not release until button on handle is depressed so balls retract into pin. Because pins can be removed without tools, they are ideal for quick change-over applications and field work. Pins are available in 17-4 and 304 stainless steel for commercial and industrial applications, respectively. All pins are stocked in four handle configurations with... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Roof Fastening System gets FM and Sarnafil approvals.

November 27, 2001

Isofast automated fastening system has obtained Factory Mutual and Sarnafil approval for enhanced wind uplift protection on Sarnafil S327 roof membranes. It uses IF160 setting machine and belted XPS fasteners and plates to secure Sarnafil S327 PVC membranes. Fasteners are #15, self-drilling units that exceed FM premium corrosion standards, while rectangular plates are barbed, 20-gauge galvanized... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Cutters work fast and efficiently.

November 21, 2001

Fix-Perfect aluminum milling cutter inserts have on-edge orientation and 34 deg positive rake angle. This geometry reduces insert edge buildup, improves tool life, and provides free cutting action that makes it possible to machine thin-walled parts. Inserts are available in uncoated, coated, and polycrystalline diamond versions. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Precision Core Pins are for luer taper applications.

November 19, 2001

Rosspunch pins are precision ground for injection molding of plastic luer taper components. Pins are custom made with tolerances to 0.0005 in. length and 0.0001 in. dia. in steps from 0.006 to 0.750 in. They can be made from all common tool and stainless steels in 0.250 to 10 in. lengths. Pins can incorporate ground ends with radii, flats, symbols and odd shapes. They can also be nitrided, TiN... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Mold Dating Insert snaps in place.

November 9, 2001

Indexable mold dating insert allows molders to make fast changes to day, month, year or work shift without completely removing insert from mold. Date changes can be made with turn of screwdriver, while snap-in-place indexable adjustment ensures insert remains fixed in correct date position during production. Mold dating inserts are available in diameters of 6, 8, 10, 12, 16 and 20mm. Inserts are... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Gas Springs for stock lifting and part ejection.

November 8, 2001

T2SS-16 Series gas springs provide complete force adjustability and seals that perform at all pressure ranges. Suitable replacements for 5/8 in. dia coil springs, they have shorter overall spring length for most stroke lengths, full rated force on contact so there is no need to preload, tightly toleranced overall height and more force with fewer springs. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Precision Ground Insert has 3F geometry.

November 8, 2001

Precision ground insert with 3F geometry for stainless steels, aluminum, high-temperature alloys and steels features periphery ground edges for accurate profiling and indexability. Additional features include light hones and positive geometry. Radii are available for light depths of cut and producing small corner radii. PVD grades offer layer of lubricity for reduced coefficient of friction.... Read More