Fastening Systems

New Generation of Hook and Loop Fastening Systems Uses VICTREX® PEEK(TM) Polymer
Plastic Injection Molding Services

New Generation of Hook and Loop Fastening Systems Uses VICTREX® PEEK(TM) Polymer

West Conshohocken, PA - (March 13, 2007) - When Aplix, the world leader in hook and loop fastening systems, developed a new method of molding a field of hooks within an injection molded part, it added VICTREX® PEEK(TM) polymer to its resin portfolio because of the polymer's high temperature resistance, enhanced stiffness and sterilizability. Using the high-performance thermoplastic in its...

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Fastening Systems

Cordless Power Tools perform intelligent fastening.

Designed for safety-critical fastening, Cleco® 17B Pistol and 47B Angle series with LiveWire(TM) technology are Wi-Fi Certified to function with production requirements. On-board reaction transducer and resolver technologies report, calculate, and trend different results, enabling intelligent operation. Line controllers maintain direct communications with plant networks and provide local...

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Fastening Systems

Locator/Fastener System has self-extracting design.

Suited for tooling, fixturing, and assembly applications, SpeedLoc(TM) precision locator/fastener system is comprised of alloy fastener that secures precision receiver and locator. Design uses fastening device itself to mechanically extract precision locator from its receiver, facilitating separation of fixture plates, tooling, and accessories. System features quick location and repeatability of...

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Security Locknuts Proven to Resist Vibration and Locking Feature Fatigue
Machine Nuts

Security Locknuts Proven to Resist Vibration and Locking Feature Fatigue

Mundelein, IL - January 26, 2007 - Known for its unique, high performance, elliptical spring steel insert locking technology that radially locks onto a mating bolt or shaft, Security Locknut Inc. has made available test result data substaintiating the company's claims to the product's remarkable resistance to vibration and fatigue. The Vibration test results utilize the same four (4) locknuts...

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Precision Fastening Tools promote operator comfort.
Fastening Systems

Precision Fastening Tools promote operator comfort.

Weighing 1.8-3 lb, Q Series pulse tools include 6 transducerized and 6 non-transducerized models suited for assembly and industrial professionals. Design minimizes vibration, reaction force, and necessary trigger force. Coated blades extend tool life, and mechanisms for sealing protect against contaminants. Transducerized and non-transducerized models use lube-free, dual chamber air motor and...

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Fastening Systems

Alcoa Fastening Systems Qualifies SAE AS5550 Fluid Fitting

TORRANCE, Calif.--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that its Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS) successfully qualified its RFKA9900-13 (SAE AS5550) flareless, plug-in union, Ring Locked fitting series for use on the 787 Dreamliner. This high-pressure titanium hydraulic adapter was selected by Boeing for its lightweight construction and dual seal protection, providing up to 49% weight savings over the...

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Fastening Systems

Welcome a New Fastening Process - Rollerform

Rollerforming puts a unique spin on joining materials together! Orbitform has developed another robust, highly valuable joining process to compliment its orbital forming product line. Rollerforming uses multiple rollers mounted on a rotating spindle to gently smooth and form material into a seamless, solid form. The rollers intersect the workpiece on a precise contact line, gradually moving...

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EB-TY® Receives 2005 Most Valuable Product Award

CALIFON, N.J.)-EB-TY® Hidden Deck Fastening Systems(TM) for composite and wood decks has received the prestigious 2005 Most Valuable Product (MVP) award from Building Products magazine. EB-TY is one of 28 unique products selected by the magazine in its annual MVP awards issue. Editor Jean Dimeo said a six-judge panel consisting of builders, remodelers and architects called EB-TY hidden...

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Pneumatic Fastening Tools are designed for heavy-duty use.
Fastening Systems

Pneumatic Fastening Tools are designed for heavy-duty use.

Professional Pneumatic Fastening Tool Line is made up of 6 models of nailer and one Narrow Crown Stapler. Features include magnesium housings, tool-free depth-of-drive adjustments, selectable triggers, self-cleaning air filters, adjustable exhausts, ergonomically designed rubber over-molded handle and trigger, and internal piston catch for prevention of misfires.

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Fastening Systems

Fastening System maintains clamp load under vibration.

Able to prevent loss of clamp load in applications where vibration is present, TineLok(TM) has bolt design engineered with longitudinal channels along thread. Nut incorporates 3 tines that engage bolt thread and prevent rotation of nut and loosening caused by vibration. Ensuring secure joint and maintenance of clamp load, fastener provides positive vibration resistance and requires no special...

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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience
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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience

Quality Sheet Metal specializes in delivering precision, value, and customer service. With a client base that spans many diverse industries and a reputation for excellence that goes back over four decades, our clients know that we can provide the optimal combination of value and flexibility regardless of the challenge. See our video to learn what we can do for you. Through investments in state-of-the-art design, manufacturing, and quality control systems, Quality Sheet Metal remains focused on maintaining a high standard of quality, customer service, and competitive pricing. With an emphasis on customer satisfaction, Quality Sheet Metal is dedicated to establishing long-term partnerships, similar to the ones they currently have with their valued clients. If you're looking for a new partner with extensive capabilities in sheet metal fabricating and finishing, look no further.

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