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PennEngineering

5190 Old Easton Rd., Danboro, PA, 18916, USA

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Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Flush-Head Studs suit stainless assemblies.

Apr 18, 2006

PEM® Type FHP(TM) studs fit attachment applications where requirements for corrosion resistance and thinner, lighter designs must be satisfied. Formed from stainless steel for use in sheet hardness of 92 or less on Rockwell B scale, products mount flush and permanently in stainless sheets as thin as .040 in. and greater; one mating nut is required for final component attachment. RoHS-compliant... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

SMT Spacers/Nuts eliminate risk of damage to PCBs.

Dec 14, 2005

Threaded PEM® ReelFast® SMT spacers/nuts are used to space or stack PCBs or (as nuts) to mount boards or attach components. Threaded types are offered in sizes No. 2-56 through 8-32 as well as M2-M4, while thru-hole, non-threaded types come in sizes .116 and .143 in. as well as 3.6 and 4.2 mm. Lengths range from .065-.375 in. and 2-10 mm. All types can be installed in boards as thin as .060... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Flush-Head Studs mate quickly with plastic nuts and clips.

Nov 23, 2005

PEM® self-clinching flush-head studs feature X-Press(TM) threads to enable mating of plastic nuts and clips without tools. Used to promote secure attachment, products also facilitate removal and re-installation of mating hardware. RoHS-compliant Type FHX steel studs mount flush and permanently in steel or aluminum sheets as thin as .040 in. Thread design, available in 5 x 1.6 sizes and lengths... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Cable-Tie Hardware installs permanently without screws.

Oct 27, 2005

PEM® Self-Clinching Type TD(TM) cable tie-mounts and Type TDO(TM) hooks provide permanent attachment points for mounting wires and cables to electronic chassis or enclosures. Both are RoHS compliant and offered in several sizes for installation in metal sheets ranging from .040-.125 in. thick. Tie-mounts allow users to slide ties through hardware's eye for fast cable mounting, while hooks... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Inserts suit high-load attachment applications.

Jun 21, 2005

Atlas(TM) MaxTite® blind threaded inserts provide permanent metal threads in blind attachment applications, where only one side of workpiece is accessible for fastener installation and final component assembly. Inserts can be used in panels as think as .020 in. Available in flathead and countersunk types, units offer thread sizes from No. 4-40 through ½ in.-13 and M3 through M12. Rib or key... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fastener Installation Presses include automation package.

May 11, 2005

PEMSERTER® Series 2000® Automatic Presses, equipped with Automation Signals Package, include expanded outputs, signal collector, and all necessary software and hardware modifications to start process of robotic or automation integration. With throat depth of 24 in., presses offer cycle rates from 2,750-3,600 strokes/hr and ram force of 400-16,000 lb. They include PLC and touch screen... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Fasteners resist corrosion in stainless steel sheets.

Feb 09, 2005

Machined from hardened stainless steels, PEM® Fasteners can be installed permanently in stainless sheets as thin as .030 in. Self-clinching units made from 400 Series SS include PEM Type SO4(TM) thru-hole threaded standoffs; Type BSO4(TM) blind threaded standoffs; Type FH4(TM) flush-head studs; and Type PFC4(TM) panel fasteners, which incorporate captive screws and meet UL 1950 requirements.... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Turret Tool System facilitates fastener installation.

Nov 19, 2004

PEMSERTER® QX(TM) can alternate between anvil tools to install variety of fasteners in one workpiece without tooling changeovers. System includes 4 anvil tools; one is dedicated to automated feed tooling, while others can be used to install up to 3 different products manually. Parts trays and anvils are color-coded, and system detects which station is in install position to prevent operators... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

SMT Panel Fasteners eliminate need for secondary operations.

Sep 30, 2004

Surface Mount ReelFast(TM) hybrid metal/plastic panel fasteners feature steel retainer and separate metal Phillips drive screw, which is captivated in ABS cap. Assemblies are mounted by snapping screw into soldered retainer. Spring action of cap's plastic fingers holds screw in retracted position. When tightened, plastic cap completely covers retainer. Fasteners come in 2 screw lengths and in... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Threaded Inserts provide pullout resistance.

Aug 16, 2004

Atlas(TM) Plus+Tite(TM) threaded steel inserts feature prebulbed slotted body design suited for insertion into metal and non-metal sheets as thin as .020 in. During installation, all 4 sides fold down to securely grip backside of sheet. Self-locating shoulder prevents radial play. Inserts provide permanent threads for blind attachment applications. They are available with internal formed threads... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Panel Fasteners suit stainless steel assemblies.

May 20, 2004

Featuring captive-screw design, self-clinching PEM® Type PFC4(TM) stainless steel fasteners install flush into sheets as thin as .060 in. and up to HRB 88 hardness on Rockwell B scale. They meet UL 1950 service area access requirements, promote quick installation, and eliminate risk of loose parts falling out. With standard Phillips recess, products come in assorted screw lengths and in thread... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Hybrid Stepper Motors feature step resolutions of 1.8º.

May 06, 2004

MAE(TM) motors provide open-loop control for high-performance positioning applications, delivering step resolutions of 1.8º in full-step mode. MAE Y Series motors incorporate AlNiCo magnets, N Series motors utilize neodymium magnets, and S Series motors have neodymium magnets. Depending on type, motors range in length from 0.81-9.76 in. and achieve holding torque from 10-3,186 oz-in. Products... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Floating Panel Nuts position and spin freely.

Apr 20, 2004

Custom-designed for specific applications, PEM® floating panel nuts can position and spin freely upon installation into any rigid material. All-metal threaded nuts permanently captivate in all types of panels and are customizable with respect to nut head style, unified or metric threads, thread sizes, and relevant dimensions to conform to material thickness of host sheet/panel. PEM floating... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Feeding Equipment installs fasteners during stamping process.

Mar 18, 2004

Pemserter® In-Die Fastener Feeding System installs self-clinching nuts, studs, and stand-offs in assemblies during stamping process. Portable system performs stamping and fastener installation simultaneously in the die. Multi-pin twist lock connectors provide virtual plug-and-play operation. Operator is guided by touchscreen for set-up and operation. Removable tooling allows handling complex... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Threaded Inserts suit high-volume fastening applications.

Mar 04, 2004

Triangular-shaped, brass DeltaForm(TM) Inserts for plastics offer alternative to traditional inserts or thread-forming screws. Retention barbs facilitate insertion in round holes and prevent spin upon installation. Flange tabs on either end orient insert in hole before installation and form flush surface with plastic component when installation is complete. With thread size of #6-32, inserts are... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Fasteners provide permanent threads.

Mar 04, 2004

Self-Clinching Fasteners can be installed permanently in metal sheets as thin as .020 in. and can eliminate need for washers, lock washers, and nuts. Steel, stainless steel, and aluminum units come in free-running, self-locking, floating, and blind hole types to meet unified, ISO, and MIL standards. Serrated clinching ring, knurl, ribs, or hex head prevents fastener from rotating in metal when... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Broaching Fasteners are suited for use in or with PCBs.

Mar 04, 2004

PEM® broaching fasteners meet component-to-board, board-to-board, and board-to-chassis production-fastening needs. They can be used with all types of PCBs as well as with acrylic and polycarbonate components. Fastener family installs permanently and includes broaching nuts with permanent threads; threaded or unthreaded standoffs; threaded studs; all-metal standoffs featuring spring action; and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Broaching Fasteners suit component assembly applications.

Jan 30, 2004

Designed for use in or with PCBs, broaching fasteners satisfy component-to-board, board-to-board, and board-to-chassis production fastening needs. They can be used with all PC boards, as well as with acrylic and polycarbonate components. Fasteners include broaching nuts with permanent threads; threaded/unthreaded, flare-mounted, and all-metal standoffs; threaded studs; and one-piece board-mount... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Access Hardware incorporates self-aligning threads.

Dec 16, 2003

PEM® access hardware, with MAThread® technology, employs anti-cross-thread design that corrects off-angle installations, aligns components, and slides through clogged internal threads. Design speeds assembly and eliminate failures, repairs, scrap, and downtime associated with thread damage. Hardware includes self-clinching, broaching, flare-in, floating, and surface-mount styles, in unified... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Panel Fasteners compensate for mating hole misalignment.

Nov 19, 2003

PEM Type PFF(TM) floating panel fasteners feature fully captive steel screws in thread sizes No. 10-32 and 12-24 and M5 and M6 in varying lengths. They utilize washers for installation with flared punch into sheets as thin as .031 in. Once installed, they allow for radial float in assembly and compensate for mating hole misalignment up to .060 in. Fasteners also have standard slot/Phillips drives... Read More