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APM Develops Sealing Solution for International Applications

Englewood, New Jersey, USAÂ- – The pushbutton boot with a flare is well-suited for a variety of industrial, military, medical, marine and many other demanding applications where substandard quality and failure is not an option. The APM 1231/46 sealing boot provides an additional layer of protection against extreme environments including dust, splashing or hose-directed water. In...

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Torque Inserts offer dual-ended attachment design.
Fasteners

Torque Inserts offer dual-ended attachment design.

Featuring powdered metal housings, TI-300 Series Torque Inserts offer torque capabilities from 4.4–44.3 lb-in, depending on model. Mounting profile option with dual-ended attachment allows use of single torque insert in application and results in even load bearing and design stability. Serving as advanced positioning and pivoting technology solutions,Â- inserts press-fit into round holes...

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Self-Clinching Fasteners enable sheet-to-sheet attachment.
Fasteners

Self-Clinching Fasteners enable sheet-to-sheet attachment.

Designed for installation into stainless steel or higher-strength aluminum alloy sheets, microPEM® TackPin® Type T4™ Self-clinching Fasteners are suited for electronic assemblies where disassembly will not be required. Units feature interference fit to minimize hole tolerance issues, tapered tip to assist in location, and low-profile head. Manufactured from 400 Series stainless...

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What's Missing in Your Class "C" Components Quote?

A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing." - Oscar Wilde, Irish Playwright Although he probably didn't mean to — okay, definitely didn't mean to — Oscar easily could have been talking about the way many companies look at purchasing class "c" components, or working with VMI (Vendor Managed Inventory) suppliers. Granted, class "c" components and...

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Panel Fastener secures display components and signs.
Fasteners

Panel Fastener secures display components and signs.

Featuring 2-piece design, Extra-Duty Panel Fastener can be used to connect back-to-back corrugated units, add wire legs to corrugated displays, or attach corrugated shelving to displays. Unit is also suitable for mounting graphics to wire grids or connecting thick boards. Constructed of natural polypropylene with 1 in.Â- or 1.25 in. head, fastener fits 7/16–¾ in. diameter holes and...

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Is Your Class "C" Components Supplier Willing to Break the Rules?

One of the drawbacks of big, corporate class c" components is that they are, well, big, corporate class "c" components suppliers. Because these behemoths are often public companies, they tend to have lots and lots of levels. And with lots of levels comes lots of rules. That's totally understandable. They need rules every step of the way precisely because they are so big. If every Joe and...

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Sherex Fastening Solutions' Akron Manufacturing Facility is awarded ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 Quality Management Systems Certification

Tonawanda, NY – Sherex Fastening Solutions, a global leader of engineered fasteners, tooling and automation, announces today that its newest manufacturing facility located in Akron, OH has been certified to both the ISO9001:2008 and AS9100 Quality Management Systems. These certifications cover the design, manufacturing, and distribution of fasteners specifically engineered to meet the demands...

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Truss Ceiling Adapter offers 180 lb load capacity.
Adapter Fittings

Truss Ceiling Adapter offers 180 lb load capacity.

Designed to attach ceiling mounts to variety of trussing or pipe, Model TCA-1 is capable of adapting up to max diameter of 3 in. or max cross section dimensions of 3 x 3 in. Adapter has black powder coat finish andÂ- includes cable pass throughs for cable management. Measuring 5.5 x 5.5 x 7.6 in., adapter is suited for public view monitors or PTZ cameras in retail, commercial, or industrial...

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Captive Panel Screws feature self-clinching design.
Captive Screws

Captive Panel Screws feature self-clinching design.

Offering alternative to spring-loaded versions, PEM® Type PFHV™ Screws are no-spring steel fasteners integrating captive screw to eliminate potential risk for damage to internal components associated with unsecured hardware. Screws are engineered for use with aluminum or steel sheets as thin as .036 in. and exhibiting hardness of HRB 60 or less on Rockwell B Scale or HB 107 or less on...

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Steel and Stainless Steel Hinges mount from inside door.
Fasteners

Steel and Stainless Steel Hinges mount from inside door.

Available in metric sizes, GN 129.2 Steel and Stainless Steel Hinges are used for doors that are flush with frame on outside. Once assembled, they cannot be unhinged. Being mounted from inside, hinges are especially suitable for doors and trap doors that must not be detachable from outside as anti-tamper device. Hinges are available in steel, with zinc-plated, blue passivated finish; American...

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