Fasteners & Hardware

Fasteners & Hardware

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics L+S GmbH Supports Formula Student Electric KA-Raceing Team

June 27, 2016

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (June 21, 2016) - Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics L+S GmbH supports the aspirations of many promising vehicle developers by sponsoring the Formula Student Electric KA-Raceing Team from the University of Karlsruhe Germany. Originally held in the USA as Formula SAE, the Formula Student idea has grown into an international design engineering competition where university... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

World Chess Hall of Fame Chess Set to Feature Threaded Inserts from Yardley

June 21, 2016

Yardley’s high quality threaded metal inserts are used for a wide range of fastening applications for OEMs and various other industries. You’ve seen them in outdoor furniture, RC jet boats, fighter jets, and much more. Now you’ll see them in a World Chess Hall of Fame chess set, “Royal Parts”! April Baker, an artist from Wisconsin, stepped out of the box and created a full chess set out... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mounting & Attaching Products

Fixtureworks to Feature its New Line-Up of Vises, Grippers, Clamps and Positioning Systems at IMTS 2016

June 14, 2016

Fixtureworks® (Fraser, MI), a leading supplier of clamps, fixturing accessories, machine tool and material handling products, will showcase several new product lines in Booth W-2377 during IMTS 2016, September 12-17, 2016 McCormick Place, Chicago. Highlighting the exhibit will be its lineup of TRIMAX vises; ultra-low profile TRIGRIP carbide grippers; the APS zero-point positioning system, air... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Highly Reliable GC1130 Overcomes Challenging Machining Conditions

June 10, 2016

Steel milling grade offers greater security and productivity Machine shops faced with identifying ways of achieving secure machining with long and predictable insert life in steel milling operations can turn to GC1130, an insert made with the Zertivo™, a unique production technology from Sandvik Coromant. GC1130 helps to overcome challenging machining conditions with a clean and intact edge,... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, HVAC, Transportation Industry Products

Digital Tire Inflator is fast, accurate, and durable.

June 10, 2016

Used in industrial, workshop, and fleet service industries, Dura-Flate measures, inflates, and deflates tires. Unit draws 80 hr of service from 2 AAA batteries, and backlit LCD screen with digital, multi-scale gauge features auto-off function to conserve battery life. Supply pressure ranges from 100–200 psi, and accuracy is to ±2 psi @ 25–75 psi. In addition to ¼ in. NPT... Read More

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

Walter to Feature Advanced Cutting Tool Technologies at IMTS '16

June 8, 2016

Waukesha, WI — Walter, a leading cutting tool manufacturer, will showcase its latest technologies in Booth W-1700 at IMTS ’16, September 12-17, 2016, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL. Highlights of the exhibit will include the Walter M4000 program which uses an innovative insert system that has a single, basic shape compatibility with every M4000 body. The inserts can be used in all tools within... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

PCD Inserts offer optimized wear resistance.

June 6, 2016

Made of polycrystalline diamond, WDN10 Inserts deliver optimized hardness, low coefficient of friction, and minimum heat distortion, helping to maximize productivity in high-speed machining of non-ferrous materials. Cutting edge sharpness, resulting from PCD grain size and manufacturing process, enables inserts to achieve optimized surface finishes. Products boast chip breaker geometry and are... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Seco Tools Engineered Solutions to Take Center Stage at IMTS 2016

June 1, 2016

TROY, Mich. – Seco Tools will spotlight its Engineered Solutions along with many other new tooling innovations at IMTS 2016 in booth W-1564. As a function of its Engineered Solutions division, Seco provides customers with competitively priced, fully engineered tooling solutions for their individual manufacturing needs. The company will exhibit several examples of these real-world Engineered... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Bridgeport's "Team Done That" Saves the Day for Electrical Contractor Faced with Having to Rewire a Ten-story Building Because of His Mistake

May 24, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn. – What if a contractor pulled datacom wire for a ten-story building but had neglected to install the required bushings for each floor’s electrical enclosures? Sounds like a lot of time and money would have been wasted, right? Not if there was a perfect solution. Thankfully, the electrician’s distributor remembered his training session with a member of Bridgeport’s... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Captive Screw enables tool-free access via wing knob design.

May 23, 2016

Able to be used to designate access through standard and custom color options, 4C Wing Knob Captive Screw features over-molded, contoured, wing-style head design that simplifies positioning of sliding components, installation, and quick-release for facilitated removal. Press-in, flare-in, and SMT options provide versatility for fastening and unfastening by hand when mounting doors, panels, and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Double Hung Lock matches historical renovation project aesthetics.

May 20, 2016

Double hung spoon sash lock, featuring dual-positioning lever that lets sash be unlocked and tilted in for cleaning, is designed for historical renovation projects. In addition to XL Sterling double hung, lock option is available on Heritage and Ultra Series Sterling double hungs. There are 8 finishes available, one of which is Antique Brass. Design is intended to complement historical, old... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Interconnected Locks streamline multi-family unit management.

May 12, 2016

Helping multi-family property owners secure and manage their units, Schlage® Control™ Smart Interconnected Locks feature ENGAGE™ Technology, adaptable open integration capabilities, and cloud-based mobile or Web app compatibility. Latter lets staff configure/manage access. Along with Grade 2 certification for excessive force, locks feature UL fire rating, thin keyfob that utilizes... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Custom Finishing Washers provide flush surface.

May 11, 2016

Custom manufactured in 90°, angle, flanged, un-flanged, and rolled flange styles, Finishing Washers provide locking, sealing, insulating, load distribution, added strength and rigidity. Countersunk washers assure lasting bond that can be unfastened for repair without damage to substrate. For complete customization, wide range of metallic materials are available, such as low-carbon steel,... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Yardley Provides Custom Threaded Metal Inserts to RC Jet Boat Manufacturer

May 11, 2016

Yardley Products, a manufacturer of precision engineered threaded metal inserts for a wide range of fastening applications, recently supplied a custom order of thermal threaded inserts to Streamline RC, a US-based hobby-grade RC Jet Boat manufacturer. Yardley operates a range of multi-spindle, single-spindle and secondary machines to produce complex parts and custom solutions. This capability... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Indexable Inserts offer high temperature and wear resistance.

May 10, 2016

Available for all Xtra·tec® and M4000 face and shoulder mills, as well as Walter F2334 copy milling cutter, Tiger·tec® Silver grade WSM45X Inserts combine high-performance substrate and AI2O3 coating for optimized toughness and hardness when working with materials that have difficult cutting properties, such as titanium alloys. Extremely smooth surfaces minimize edge build up, while... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Dry-Type Condenser Bushings target power transformers.

May 5, 2016

Available in voltage classes ranging from 25–138 kV, O Plus Dry™ Bushings incorporate resin impregnated synthetic condenser body and high temperature vulcanized silicon weather shed. Design eliminates potential leaks of oil-filled bushings and porcelain shards from fragile porcelain insulators. Use of HTV weather sheds also minimizes need for cleaning in highly contaminated environments and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Lockable Door Latches include gripping tray.

May 4, 2016

Offered in metric sizes, GN 115.10 Latches with Gripping Tray are used in applications that require molded recess in addition to latching mechanism. Rotary movement of 3-edged wedge moves latch behind frame, with run-up bevels at latch making it easier to close door. Available with 22 different latch arms covering 4–50 mm distance, latches have zinc die-cast front frame, plastic tray, and zinc... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Indexable Inserts, Grades enhance turning and milling options.

May 3, 2016

Designed for rough forging and castings, HR2 chip breaker features positive, stable geometry. Single-sided inserts are suited for working in steels, cast irons, and stainless steels. Also available, double-sided NMR chip breakers are designed for stainless steel operations. Wiper inserts W-FM and W-NM have positive front land for smooth machining. While T9226 grade suits heavy roughing and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Single-Use Medical Spikes are EtO sterilization compatible.

May 2, 2016

Made of ABS with LDPE vented cap, Single-Use Spikes include 4 vented models (#23260-#23263) and 2 non-vented models (#23264-#23265). Vented spikes feature red or white polypropylene filter housing and acrylic/nylon filter. Products #23260, #23261, and #26264 have female luer lock connector, while #23262, #23263, and #23265 have 0.159 in. inner diameter. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware

Heavy-Duty Washers seal large through holes.

April 27, 2016

Available with 12.7–25.4 mm outside diameters and max through-hole sizes from 6.35–15.87 mm, SEELOC® Heavy-Duty Washers are built on ribbed silicone rubber section that is molded onto cup-shaped stainless steel base, creating high-pressure seal to 100 psi. Liquid-tight self-sealing washers are rated for IP66/68 protection and can handle temperatures from -106 to +260°C. Products... Read More