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Fasteners & Hardware

Spinning Clinch Bolts enable captivated screw to spin freely.

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 whileÂ- letting it spin freely. Products include Type SCB™ fasteners with unthreaded neck for axial...

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Self-Clinching Flush Nuts install without protrusions.
Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Flush Nuts install without protrusions.

PEMSERT® self-clinching flush nuts are designed for attachment applications where thin metal sheets can benefit from introduction of strong load-bearing threads without protrusions being created on either side. Upon permanent installation in aluminum or steel sheets as thin as .060 in., top and bottom of sheet remain flush. Metal displaced by hexagonal head flows evenly and smoothly around...

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Self-Clinching Flush-Head Studs meet corrosion resistance needs.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Self-Clinching Flush-Head Studs meet corrosion resistance needs.

For attachment applications requiring corrosion resistance, PEM® Type FHP™ self-clinching flush-head studs are manufactured from A286 stainless steel and install permanently into stainless steel sheets as thin as .040 in. Products mount flush and permanently, becoming integral parts of assembly with only mating nut required for final component attachment. Studs can be supplied in thread...

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Heat Sink Mounting System ensures optimum heat dissipation.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Heat Sink Mounting System ensures optimum heat dissipation.

Comprising Type HSCB™ captivating screw and Type HSL™ spring mated to Type HSR™ broaching receptacle nut or standoff, PEM® Heat Sink Mounting System securely attaches heat sinks to circuit boards while providing firm and constant contact to chip component. System integrates audible click feature to prevent over tightening during installation, accommodates slight expansion and...

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Self-Clinching Fasteners can replace riveting or spot welding.
Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Fasteners can replace riveting or spot welding.

PEM® SpotFast® self-clinching fasteners can be used to attach 2 metal sheets too thin to weld, fasten sheets of unequal thicknesses, join dissimilar metals, attach ultra-thin metal sections, or join metal sheets to PCB or plastic panels. Sheets are permanently joined in flush-attachment connection without protrusions on either side, and rotational capability allows fastener to act...

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Hexcutter Tool converts round holes to hexagonal holes.
Portable Tools

Hexcutter Tool converts round holes to hexagonal holes.

Operating on 90 psi air, ATLAS® RIV 990 promotes installation of full or half-hex bodied blind threaded inserts. Tool accommodates interchangeable noses to correspond with hole-size requirements. Upon proper hole conversion,Â- variety of metric blind threaded inserts can be installed permanently in aluminum, steel, or stainless steel panels of any hardness and as thin as .020 in....

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Automatic Feed Press installs self-clinching fasteners.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Automatic Feed Press installs self-clinching fasteners.

Delivering insertion force from 400 lb to 6 tons, PEMSERTER® Series 4® features 18 in. throat depth, providing clearance for variety of chassis configurations. Pneumatically powered press installs self-clinching nuts, studs, and standoffs in sizes M2.5 to M6 / #2-56 to Â-¼ in. System features onboard PLC, touchscreen, and vibratory feeder bowl for automatic fastener feeding as...

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Pem® Self-Clinching Pilot Pins in Several Variations Ideally Suit Positioning, Alignment or Pivot Applications
Electronic Components & Devices

Pem® Self-Clinching Pilot Pins in Several Variations Ideally Suit Positioning, Alignment or Pivot Applications

PEM® self-clinching pilot pins offered in several variations provide ideal hardware solutions for positioning, alignment, or pivot applications.Â-  All install reliably in thin metal sheets and become permanent parts of an assembly. PEM Type TPS™ (300 Series stainless steel) pins install in steel or aluminum sheets and PEM Type TP4™ (400 Series stainless steel) pins are designed...

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Pem® Self-Locking Fasteners Featuring Unique Nylon Insert Prevent Threaded Mating Hardware from Loosening
Fasteners & Hardware

Pem® Self-Locking Fasteners Featuring Unique Nylon Insert Prevent Threaded Mating Hardware from Loosening

PEM® nylon insert self-locking fasteners provide a reusable, non-metallic prevailing torque thread lock to prevent threaded mating hardware from loosening in service due to vibration or other application-related forces. Their unique trademarked blue nylon hexagonal locking element (black for metric types) ultimately eliminates potential galling, any need for lubricant, or the use of...

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Steel Fasteners can be used as nuts or standoffs in SMTapplications.
Fasteners & Hardware

Steel Fasteners can be used as nuts or standoffs in SMTapplications.

Featuring hex-shaped barrel, ReelFast® microPEM(TM) Type SMTSO(TM) Fasteners install permanently on PCBs in same manner and at same time as other surface mount components prior to automated reflow solder process. Fasteners come in thread sizes as small as No. 0-80 with lengths as short as 0.62 in., and all can be installed in boards as thin as .020 in. Packaged on 13 in. recyclable reels,...

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