Releasable Snap Rivet is installed/removed without tools.

Press Release Summary:

Suited for applications where secured components may need to be removed, RRR Series comes in 2 sizes to accommodate panel thicknesses from .059-.217 in. and works in round holes as well as non-rotating square holes. RoHS-compliant product is manufactured of black nylon material. For installation, users place rivet in hole and press head; legs of rivet expand to firmly lock components into place. Design allows for removal of pin and rivet by pulling on side tabs.

Original Press Release:

Richco, Inc. Releases the RRR Series Releasable Snap Rivet

CHICAGO, IL - February 23, 2006

Richco, Inc. is proud to announce the latest addition to its fastener line, the RRR releasable snap rivets. These rivets are ideal for applications in which secured components eventually may need to be removed. These rivets are designed to be assembled without the assistance of an. installation tool. To install, simply place the rivet in the hole and press the head. The legs of the rivet are designed to expand, firmly locking the components into place. The unique design of these parts allows for removal of the pin and rivet by simply pulling on the side tabs. These parts come in two sizes to accommodate panel thicknesses from .059"-.217" (1.5-5.5). In addition to working in a round hole, they can also be installed into a non-rotating square hole. These rivets are manufactured out of a durable Nylon material in a black color and are RoHS Compliant. To review these rivets or other rivets, that Richco offers, please go to

For more information on the RRR Series, please contact Cheryl Cummins at (773) 290-5610.

Richco inc. is a global manufacturer of plastic components. Since their inception in 1954, they have specialized in supplying quality circuit board hardware, wire routing products, cable ties, clips and clamps, fan accessories, motion control products, as well as fiber optic products, and have expertise in the molding and extrusion of plastic. Richco currently operates 17 locations worldwide.

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