Retaining Rings & Clips

Fasteners & Hardware

Smalley goes...Smaller!

March 18, 2016

New advances in ring and spring manufacturing Lake Zurich – IL From medical devices to electronics, the world around us is getting smaller. “How small can you go?” This is one of the questions a Smalley engineer hears all the time … but a better question is how small do you need? As The Engineer’s Choice™ for Wave Springs and Spirolox® Retaining Rings we have the answer!... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

The Fastening Market is Witnessing Innovative Products from Columbia Fasteners

January 25, 2016

The modern world needs some fastening solutions at an affordable price. What if the affordability is coupled with quality? Unlike many other "what ifs", this is answerable. The answer to this question is following this line- Columbia Fasteners. We are stainless steel fastener distributor, which specializes in all the products related to stainless steel fastening. We have a deep line of products... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Endboard Clips with a Grip

December 3, 2015

Steel clips feature special barbs to grip endboards and pallets. Greenville, Wis. – Steel H-Clips and U-Clips from Badger Plug are used regularly to secure shipments of roll products suspended with endboards. H-Clips help interlock one endboard atop another; U-Clips help secure endboards to the pallet. Every Clip possesses a tight tolerance to grip endboards, additional superior holding... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage

Two-Part Clamps support coarse- and fine-profile conduit.

November 25, 2015

Featuring single rib that makes brackets compatible with both coarse- and fine-profile conduit, PMA® GP Two-Part Support Clamps are designed for use in rail vehicles and vehicles with particularly demanding requirements, as well as wind turbines and other special-purpose machinery. Units offer simplified assembly, with locating pins to lightly hold 2 halves in position. By allowing conduit to turn within bracket, clamps avoid torsion and extend service life. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Heat Sink Mounting System features 3-piece design.

September 24, 2015

Consisting of PEM® Type HSCB™ captivating screw and PEM Type HSL™ spring mated to PEM Type HSR™ broaching receptacle nut or standoff, Heat Sink Mounting System securely attaches heat sinks to PCBs while providing firm and constant contact to chip component for optimized heat dissipation. Audible click serves to prevent over tightening by signaling when screw is fully engaged. Screws and broaching nuts or standoffs can be specified in thread sizes #4-40 to #6-32 / M3 and in various lengths. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware

Low Profile Clips secure RFI/EMI shield cans.

August 5, 2015

Measuring 3.9 mm in length with profiles down to 0.8 mm, EZShield Can Clips are suitable for small and low profile shield cans with wall thicknesses from 0.15–1.0 mm. Devices resist shock and vibration while facilitating removal and replacement, making them suitable for adjustment, repair, and maintenance purposes. Designed to be automatically placed and surface mounted to PCB, clips eliminate post-assembly soldering and desoldering operations. 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 plants where FOD and FME are of concern. 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

Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Count On Tools Inc. to Display Range of Products at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2015

April 13, 2015

GAINESVILLE, GA — Count On Tools Inc., a leading provider of precision components and SMT spare parts, today announced they will display an array of products in the Adopt SMT booth, Hall 7-100, at SMT Hybrid Packaging, scheduled to take place May 5-7, 2015 in Nuremberg, Germany. On display at the show will be the full range of Count On Tools’ SMT Nozzles (standard custom) , as well as... 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

Display & Presentation Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Count On Tools Inc. to Introduce New StripFeeder Mini at the IPC APEX EXPO

January 21, 2015

GAINESVILLE, GA - Count On Tools Inc. (COT), a leading provider of precision components and SMT spare parts, will exhibit in Booth #3625 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in California. COT will debut the new StripFeeder Mini that features the same award-winning design of the StripFeeder in a smaller package (134mm x 152mm). The... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

PCB Magazine Rack Stop Clip accelerates identification.

January 14, 2015

Installed on PCB magazine rack, single- and double-lane ezCLIP lets electronics manufacturers who manually load/unload racks distinguish required spacing between boards and prevent damage on boards with taller components. Design fosters accelerated identification of card guides that should be skipped as they prevent boards from being inserted. This hastens setup times for production runs as well as manual loading/unloading of boards during assembly, reflow, rework, and inspection. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Shelf Supports reduce corrugated display assembly time.

November 5, 2014

Corr-A-Clip® shelf supports, applied to corrugated displays prior to shipping, help reduce assembly time in stores and allow displays to be shipped flat or in knock-down state. Two-piece design fits into display body and shelving to allow shelves to slide onto display, while integrated holes allow glue to seep through to strengthen hold. There are 2 sizes available to fit up to 3/16 in. C-Flute corrugated in natural or white polypropylene. Custom colors can be accommodated. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Stainless Steel Clips securely mount glass panels.

October 13, 2014

Constructed of corrosion resistant type 316 satin stainless steel, 4 stock glass mounting clips, available for 1 5/8–2 in. dia round posts or flat posts, are suitable for use with ½–5/8 in. tempered glass or laminated glass panels. Security pin option is available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Cable Edge Clips install on solar panels without tools.

August 26, 2014

Designed to fit frame thicknesses from 0.06–0.12 in., Ty-Rap® High-Performance Cable Edge Clips manage up to four, 10 AWG solar PV control cables, and can be removed without tools or cutting. Acetal clips are weather-resistant and perform for more than 20 years outdoors with operating temperatures from -85 to 194°F, while UV- and weather-resistant Nylon 6-6 clips are heat stabilized to retain strength and stability in hot solar PV applications with operating temperatures from -40 to 220°F. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Clips and Clamps meet high-amperage requirements.

June 27, 2014

Available in black or red with heavy-duty, glass-filled polyamide handle and glass-filled nylon body, High-Amperage Clips include 300 A battery Model BU102B and kelvinized Model BU102BK as well as 400 A Model BU102W for grounding of welding equipment during operation. BU-102B clips feature serrated jaws, created from stamped 100% copperplate, while BU-102W jaws are machined from 100% copper slugs with serrated teeth. Each bus bar within clips ensures effective heat dissipation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Shielded Clips accelerate connections in low interference systems.

June 12, 2014

Suited for wires with diameters from 15–32 mm, SAB 32 Shield Connection Clip provides quick and simple connection when cables require shielding from interference. Clip can be mounted on busbar, installed on DIN rail, or mounted directly to mounting plate, and force on cable comes from spring pressure piece in all instances. Enabling EMC-compliant wiring when constructing low interference systems, products feature regulated pressure that ensures constant contact. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Seismic Separation Joint Clip has code-compliant design.

May 6, 2014

Designed for use with ceiling suspension systems, Chicago Metallic® 1494 SSC seismic separation joint clip is shaker table tested and complies with International Building Code (IBC) while providing neat, clean appearance on finished ceiling. One-piece design works on all applications and can be used on both main runners and cross tees. To maximize joint spacing and maintain ceiling system strength, product can be placed anywhere along main runner. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Nine Fasteners, Inc. Is Your One-Stop Wire Management Solution, "From the Womb to the Grave."

March 5, 2014

Hopkinton, Mass. – Nine Fasteners Inc. isn't one of those companies that says "no." They pretty much say "yes" to everything. They don't care how big or small your wire fastener needs are. Whether you need help with concept, design, production or any other wire management-related question, Nine Fasteners is there for you. They want to take customers "from the womb to the grave," and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Clip Connector provides labor savings for contractors.

February 17, 2014

Designed to attach 1½ in. U-channels to structural wall studs for lateral bridging, FastBridge™ Clip features friction fit design that minimizes screws required for attachment. Unit is available in 14-gauge heavy-duty model for use with 12–16 gauge structural studs, and 18-gauge light-duty version for use with 18–20 gauge structural studs. In addition, FastBridge meets ASTM A653 standards. Read More