Fasteners

Spring Pins

SS Spring Pin suits highly corrosive environments.

Type 316 Stainless Steel Coiled Pin handles marine and petrochemical applications, resists pitting and crevice corrosion, and maintains mechanical integrity at high and sub-zero temperatures. It can be installed using hammer, arbor press, or any other standard pin insertion equipment. Pin has uniform strength and flexibility after insertion.

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Miniature Self-Locking Fasteners offer vibration resistance.
Fasteners

Miniature Self-Locking Fasteners offer vibration resistance.

Available in No. 00 and M1.0 sizes, BLUE® Nylon fasteners with self-locking patch are adjustable, removable, and reusable. Nylon patch is permanently sprayed onto threads of fastener. When mating threads are engaged, nylon element is compressed and tries to regain original shape, establishing counterforce and creating metal-to-metal contact that sets up positive resistance to vibration....

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Panel Fasteners suit stainless steel assemblies.
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Panel Fasteners suit stainless steel assemblies.

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...

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Understanding Water Hammer
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Understanding Water Hammer

DFT Inc's engineers have been working with professionals in a range of industries for decades, helping to identify and resolve the underlying causes of water hammer. In this eBook you will learn about many of these common causes, how they impact your system and some of the basic changes you can make to eliminate them. In this eBook you will learn: What causes water hammer and why it is such a persistent problem. The role design plays in reducing the risk water hammer poses to your system. DFT's professional recommendations for coping with water hammer.

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Push Button Release Pins connect and secure workpieces.
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Push Button Release Pins connect and secure workpieces.

Push Button Rapid Release Pins, used for rapid connecting and securing of work pieces, feature 3-prong handgrip made of nylon plastic with maximum heat resistance of 175°F. Available in metric sizes, products employ stainless steel pin, ball, and spring components. Split rings with various chain lengths are available to prevent loss of ball lock pin.

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Metal Fastener eliminates need for predrilled hole.
Fasteners

Metal Fastener eliminates need for predrilled hole.

Self-piercing Twist-Tack(TM) attaches materials such as rubber, plastic, and thin-gauge aluminum to steel tubing, aluminum extrusion, or lightweight metal castings in one step. It punches hole in attachment and forms anchor cone in base metal. Fastening takes place when knurled section engages anchor cone with cutting, twisting, and wedging motion. Fastener achieves hundreds of pounds of...

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Drive Pin Fasteners come pre-loaded with pin.
Fasteners

Drive Pin Fasteners come pre-loaded with pin.

Pre-loaded Drive Pin Fasteners aid in installing cable hooks, strap hangers, wire or rod hangers, and conduit. Products come with 1Â-¼ Ramset® PowerPoint drive pin pre-installed on bracket, hanger, or hook. Pins are rated for concrete up to 4,000 psi and steel up to ¼ thick. Fasteners are suited for use with most powder actuated guns, including Ramset® and Hilti®.

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Fasteners

Self-Clinching Fasteners provide permanent threads.

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...

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Standoffs

Broaching Fasteners are suited for use in or with PCBs.

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;...

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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards
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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards

Alan Manufacturing has a long history of developing innovative solutions for HVAC applications. With over 1,000 product designs under our belt, we have gained a reputation as the go-to source for HVAC dampers, hardware, duct supports, zone control systems, and much more. Adding to this extensive list of achievements we now announce the release of our new line of Fresh Air Intake products. Designed to meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards, they are the most robust and high-performance product of their kind. See our video to learn more.

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