Screw Connections meet Hygienic Design standards.

Screw Connections meet Hygienic Design standards.

Intended for food, beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries, screw connections combine Hygienic Usit Rings and highly polished NovoNox Screws and Cap Nuts. External sealing Hygienic Usit cleanly closes off area between screw and surface from any type of external influence. In addition to minimizing dead space where deposits can form, externally vulcanized, trapezoidal, elastic rubber...

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PEM® Type SMPS(TM) Self-Clinching Nuts Ideally Suit Restrictive Design Envelopes

PEM® Type SMPS(TM) Self-Clinching Nuts Ideally Suit Restrictive Design Envelopes

PEM-® Type SMPS™ self-clinching nuts introduce ideal fasteners for ultra-thin metal sheet applications where design envelopes may be restrictive and space for attachment hardware may be limited.-  Installing permanently in steel or aluminum metal sheets as thin as .025 / 0.64mm, their minimal edge of sheet to center of fastener distance (.145 / 3.7mm) enables close-to-edge mounting on a panel...

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Everest Solar's Innovative UL 467 Bonding Solution for Residential and Commercial Racking Will Significantly Reduce the Cost per Watt of Solar Systems, Leading to an Expansion of the Solar Market Overall

Innovative integrated grounding solutions to be unveiled at Intersolar North America in San Francisco, California July 9-11 OCEANSIDE, Calif. - Everest Solar Systems, one of the fastest-growing solar mounting systems manufacturers in the US, is announcing innovative enhancements for the company's cutting-edge residential and commercial racking solutions. To fuel the company's growth in the US...

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Seco® to Bring Metalworking Innovation and Expertise to CMTS 2013

TROY, Mich. – At the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS), Seco Tools will spotlight new metalworking innovations as well as enhancements to existing products in booth 4750. The company's applications experts will also be available to provide attendees with valuable insight as to how they can boost their productivity and profitability using the latest cutting tool technologies and...

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Spinning Flare Nuts rotate freely for hardware attachment.

Spinning Flare Nuts rotate freely for hardware attachment.

Available in thread sizes M5–M8, PEM-® Type SFN™- one-piece flanged hex nuts install in steel, stainless steel, or aluminum sheets of any hardness and as thin as 1 mm. Upon installation, steel nuts become permanently captive and will spin freely in sheet to accommodate mating hardware for final component attachment. Fasteners install by inserting- them into properly sized, pre-punched, and...

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Impact Drill/Driver Accessories have ¼ in. quick-change shank.

Impact Performance Series™ fastener drive bits, available in Phillips-®, square recess, Torx-®, and tamper-resistant Torx-® bits, are manufactured with cold-forged steel. Designed to drive fastener from side, nutsetters have lobular design that optimizes clearance on corners of fastener. Insert bit holders feature c-ring design with external clip that fits into retaining ring notch of insert...

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Self-Clinching Flush Nuts install without protrusions.

Self-Clinching Flush Nuts install without protrusions.

PEMSERT-® self-clinching flush nuts are designed for attachment applications where thin metal sheets can benefit from introduction of strong load-bearing threads without protrusions being created on either side. Upon permanent installation in aluminum or steel sheets as thin as .060 in., top and bottom of sheet remain flush. Metal displaced by hexagonal head flows evenly and smoothly around...

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Standard Quantity Orders Now Available from Disc-Lock in Addition to Bulk Quantities

Lower cost cam-locking washers and nuts can help distributors generate larger margins when competing brands are replaced by DISC-LOCK Culver City, Calif.-  – DISC-LOCK International today announced that standard quantity orders are now available in maintenance and low production quantities. The market for cam-locking washers and nuts has increased considerably and DISC-LOCK pricing offers...

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Thomson Lead Screws Drive Team 4 Element Robot Climber in FIRST Robotics Competition's 2013 Game: Ultimate Ascent

Thomson Lead Screws Drive Team 4 Element Robot Climber in FIRST Robotics Competition's 2013 Game: Ultimate Ascent

Student-designed robot driven by superfast lead screws with the goal of climbing a 10 foot tall pyramid in less than five seconds WOOD DALE, IL – Team 4 Element, a team of high school students from Van Nuys, California, have designed, manufactured and assembled a robot climber to compete in the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) 2013 Ultimate Ascent game. The robot utilizes Thomson MTS Flange...

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Hardlock Nuts, Exceptionally Resistance to Loosening from Vibration in Mechanical Applications, Are Now Available in Inch Sizes

Hardlock Nuts, Exceptionally Resistance to Loosening from Vibration in Mechanical Applications, Are Now Available in Inch Sizes

Elk Grove Village, IL – Innovatively designed to withstand loosening from vibration longer than any other fastener on the market, HARDLOCK Nuts are now available in inch sizes. Previously only sold in metric sizes, the makers of the HARDLOCK Nut have responded to North American manufacturer demands for an identical inch-sized version. The HARDLOCK Nut is now available in UNC threads with sizes...

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