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Press Release Summary:

May 17, 2007 - A newly updated 32-page bulletin profiles the expanded family of PEM® "access hardware" fastener products. These panel fastener assemblies incorporate captive screws to keep loose parts to a minimum and eliminate risks associated with hardware that can loosen, fall out, and damage internal components. They are ideally suited to attach metal panels or other thin material components in applications where subsequent access will be necessary. "Bulletin PF" further offers a comprehensive panel fastener selector guide; height comparison and standard recess profiles; and complete specification, installation, and performance data for all fastener types. The bulletin profiles the complete line of access hardware types, including low-profile, hand and/or tool operated, floating, color-coded, plunger assemblies, UL conforming, and anti-cross threading using self-clinching, broaching, and surface mount technologies for attachment. Thread sizes range from #4-40 through ¼-20 and M3 through M6, depending on type. "Bulletin PF" can be downloaded free in PDF format and free part drawings can be found in the PEM CAD Library section at www.pemnet.com ContactMichael J. Rossi, PennEngineering®, 5190 Old Easton Road, Danboro, PA 18916-1000 USA. Phones: 800-237-4736 (toll-free in the U.S.) or 215-766-8853; Fax: 215-766-0143. Web site: www.pemnet.com

Original Press Release

PEM® 'Access Hardware' Products Profiled in Free Bulletin

Press release date: May 11, 2007

A newly updated 32-page bulletin profiles the expanded family of PEM® "access hardware" fastener products. These panel fastener assemblies incorporate captive screws to keep loose parts to a minimum and eliminate risks associated with hardware that can loosen, fall out, and damage internal components.

They are ideally suited to attach metal panels or other thin material components in applications where subsequent access will be necessary.

"Bulletin PF" further offers a comprehensive panel fastener selector guide; height comparison and standard recess profiles; and complete specification, installation, and performance data for all fastener types.

The bulletin profiles the complete line of access hardware types, including low-profile, hand and/or tool operated, floating, color-coded, plunger assemblies, UL conforming, and anti-cross threading using self-clinching, broaching, and surface mount technologies for attachment. Thread sizes range from #4-40 through ¼-20 and M3 through M6, depending on type.

"Bulletin PF" can be downloaded free in PDF format and free part drawings can be found in the PEM CAD Library section at www.pemnet.com

ContactMichael J. Rossi, PennEngineering®, 5190 Old Easton Road, Danboro, PA 18916-1000 USA. Phones: 800-237-4736 (toll-free in the U.S.) or 215-766-8853; Fax: 215-766-0143. Web site: www.pemnet.com