Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Murphy Highlights Local Connecticut Manufacturer, Holo-Krome As "Murphy's Monday Manufacturer"

April 13, 2016

Murphy Highlights Local Connecticut Manufacturer, Holo-Krome As “Murphy's Monday Manufacturer” WALLINGFORD – U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) announced that Holo-Krome is this week’s “Murphy’s Monday Manufacturer.” Holo-Krome, which was founded in West Hartford in 1929, manufactures a wide range of fastener products – like socket head cap screws, dowel pins, pressure... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Long Arm Hex Key Sets feature color-coded design.

April 8, 2016

Available in inch sizes, No. 911LG-H100F Long Arm Hexagon Key Sets with Ball End feature 100° bend that optimizes screw access through reduced length of short shank, and allows for secure working in narrow spaces. RoHS-compliant hex keys are Chrome-Vanadium steel, hardened, chromium plated, and color-coded with electrostatically applied powder coating. Set includes 13 pieces with SW = .05–3/8 in. Metric size long arm hexagon key sets with 100° angle are also available. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Aluminum Stretch Bolts are compatible with 6-cylinder BMW engines.

December 8, 2015

Rein Automotive® Aluminum Stretch Bolts are offered as replacements for one-time-use fasteners used by BMW to mount such components as transmissions, oil pans, water pumps, power steering pumps, and alternators to engine assemblies. These products are available for 6-cylinder engines on BMW models from 2006 onwards. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage

T-Bolts offer nominal diameter sizing.

October 13, 2015

Providing uniform sealing pressure for positive seal, Series 30050 is constructed with plated carbon steel t-bolt, nut, and trunnion with 300 stainless steel band and bridge, while Series 30051 is constructed with all 300 stainless steel components. Bolts are designed for high vibration and large diameter applications common in heavy trucks, industrial machinery, off-road equipment, agriculture irrigation and machinery. 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, Services

What's Missing in Your Class "C" Components Quote?

May 1, 2015

"A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing." - Oscar Wilde, Irish Playwright Although he probably didn't mean to — okay, definitely didn't mean to — Oscar easily could have been talking about the way many companies look at purchasing class "c" components, or working with VMI (Vendor Managed Inventory) suppliers. Granted, class "c" components... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Is Your Class "C" Components Supplier Willing to Break the Rules?

April 1, 2015

One of the drawbacks of big, corporate class "c" components is that they are, well, big, corporate class "c" components suppliers. Because these behemoths are often public companies, they tend to have lots and lots of levels. And with lots of levels comes lots of rules. That's totally understandable. They need rules every step of the way precisely because they are so big. If every Joe and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

New Generation Fastening Technology Radically Cuts Slew Bearing Bolting Time While Enhancing Safety

October 30, 2014

Technofast EziTite hydraulic nuts, seen here fixed in groups of four, make assembly and disassembly tasks faster and safer and avoid downtime. New generation hydraulic bolt fastening technology deployed at an Australian iron ore port has enabled operators of a 5000 TPA ship loader to tension bolts during slew bearing replacement more than five times faster than by using conventional torqueing... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Lifting Eye Bolts come in metric sizes and stainless steel.

July 7, 2014

Available in metric sizes, DIN 580-NI Stainless Steel Lifting Eye Bolts come in choice of two materials: forged A2 stainless steel (American Standard 304 series) and forged A4 stainless steel (American Standard 316 series). Contact face is machined for both types, and available thread sizes range from M8–M24. Accommodating vertical loads from 1,400–18,000 N, these RoHS-compliant eye bolts feature eye diameters from 20–50 mm. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Multi-Purpose Toggle & Jaw Fittings

March 24, 2014

Suncor Stainless has Developed a New Line of Light-Duty Rigging Products

Plymouth, MA – Suncor Stainless, Inc. has designed and developed a new line of pivoting threaded eye fittings. These new products are so versatile that they can be used for a variety of marine and industrial light-duty applications. This line of rigging fittings is... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products, Transportation Industry Products

Suncor Breaks Down the Turnbuckle

March 21, 2014

Suncor Stainless Now Offers Individual Stainless Steel Turnbuckle Components

Plymouth, MA – Suncor Stainless, Inc. has begun to offer their stainless steel turnbuckle components individually. They now feature 14 different style components with over 180 sizes. This  will allow their marine and industrial customers the opportunity to mix and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Transportation Industry Products

Clufix Launches Third Generation Assembly Process Fastener

January 14, 2014

CLUSES, France,  -- Ground-breaking Leankeasy [ single step blind rivet bolt comprises screw and nut, results in dramatic cost savings Clufix [ , which designs, develops and produces fixing and assembly solutions for sheet metal and plastic parts, has launched a new... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage

Steel Setting Bolts incorporate retaining magnet.

December 20, 2013

Available in metric sizes, series GN 251.6 Steel Setting Bolts with Retaining Magnet feature setting bolt body and hex nut that are constructed of steel with zinc plated, blue passivated finish. Retaining magnet is comprised of neodymium, iron, and boron NdFeB (ND type). These RoHS-compliant, shielded magnetic assemblies come in thread diameters from M6–M16, with thread lengths from 12–80 mm, and nominal retaining magnet pulling forces range from 25–145 N. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Spinning Clinch Bolts enable captivated screw to spin freely.

June 3, 2013

Available in thread sizes from No. 4–40 through No. 6–32 and M3–M4, PEM® spinning clinch bolts install into aluminum or steel sheets as thin as .040 in. One-piece captive screw solutions provide controlled clinching action during installation that permanently captivates screw while letting it spin freely. Products include Type SCB™ fasteners with unthreaded neck for axial float, Type SCBJ™ hardware integrating jacking feature, and Type SCBR™ versions with self-retracting feature. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Metric Spring Bolts come with or without pull knob.

May 29, 2013

Available with or without internal thread in plunger pin, GN 313 Spring Bolts can be operated manually via Push/Pull Knob, or mechanically in types without knob, where plunger pin will protrude only as long as it is in operation mode. Threaded body of plunger is steel with black oxide finish and plunger pin is 303 stainless steel, chemically nickel-plated. In addition, RoHS-compliant bolts have matte black plastic knob and steel lock nut with black oxide finish. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

BoxBolt® from LNA Solutions Earns ICC-ES Certification

May 7, 2013

First blind anchor bolt to achieve certification from accrediting agency LNA Solutions, Inc., Ann Arbor, Michigan, announces that its BoxBolt® is the first blind fastener to receive an International Code Council (ICC) Evaluation Service Report for use as ICC-ES ESR-3217. ICC is an accrediting association dedicated to developing model codes and standards used in the design, build and compliance... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Shutter Slide Bolt features anti-rattle spring.

February 19, 2013

Made of heavy cast iron with multi-step WeatherWright™ coating system for extended life, Farm House Shutter Bolt uses bolt and catch halves to secure shutters in closed position. Unit features enclosed bolt and anti-rattle spring for quiet operation. Mounted on inside of shutters, bolt is operated through window opening. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Door Top Bolt secures inactive half of double doors.

February 12, 2013

Made from cast iron in Art Deco pattern with geometric shapes, Door Top Bolt secures inactive half of double door pair using spring-loaded bolt and 24 in. pull-chain release, which can be shortened if needed. Unit is surface mounted and comes with mounting screws, eliminating mortising of door. Fit and finish are modern with smooth operation and powder coating for lasting service. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Waste Handling Equipment, Green & Clean

ROBNET Is Proud to Announce that PC Construction Awarded ROBNET the Fastener Order for Over 40,000 lbs Type 316 Stainless Steel Nuts, Bolts, and Studs for the CAMBI Process Train Piping

January 30, 2013

The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority's wastewater treatment plant is going green in a big way. The authority, known as DC Water, is in the early stages of projects that will help meet stringent regulatory requirements for nitrogen as well as make improvements primarily aimed at improving water quality in the Chesapeake Bay. One of the projects is to reduce total nitrogen in the... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Elgin Fastener Group Exhibiting at National Industrial Fastener & Mill Expo

August 20, 2012

Elgin Fastener Group LLC will be exhibiting at the National Industrial Fastener & Mill Supply Expo at Booth # 1218 from October 10 -12, 2012 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. Elgin Fastener Group will present its complete range of special, semi-standard, and custom fasteners, available in a wide variety of styles, sizes, materials, and finishes. Product offerings from... Read More