PEM® TY-D® Self-Clinching Cable Tie-Mounts and Hooks Securely Attach Cables and Wires to Electronic Chassis or Enclosures | Penn Engineering

Apr 27, 2017
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PEM® TY-D® self-clinching cable tie-mounts and hooks from PennEngineering® create secure metal attachment points for mounting wires and cables to electronic chassis or enclosures. The hardware installs quickly and reliably in thin steel or aluminum panels, eliminates any need for screws or adhesives, and can be positioned permanently at specified locations and angles to promote […]

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Fastener Seminars: Expanding Knowledge of Heat Treating, Fastening Technology, and More

Apr 27, 2017
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Staying updated on fastener training is important in staying competitive. Seminars for Engineers is offering two seminars that will educate engineers and technical personnel. These two seminars will train on the complexities of mechanical joining with fasteners as well as why and how fasteners are heat treated and plated or coated.(…) via Fastener Seminars: Expanding […]

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Aviation and Aerospace Fasteners: Why it Pays to Buy Legit | Machine Design

Apr 27, 2017

Counterfeit screws, bolts, pins, and so on have led to loss of expensive equipment and tragically in some cases, lives, which is why strict regulations govern today’s fasteners.(…) via Aviation and Aerospace Fasteners: Why it Pays to Buy Legit.

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SLIC Pin™ revolutionises assembly operations | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Apr 27, 2017
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Already popular in the USA, the new quick locking pin SLIC Pin™ from Pivot Point was introduced to the European market as part of this year’s Route to Fastener Innovator Competition.(…) via SLIC Pin™ revolutionises assembly operations | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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Bulten and Ramco enter North American JV | Fastener + Fixing

Apr 27, 2017

Bulten AB and North American fastener supplier Ramco Specialties Inc have signed an agreement to form a joint venture, owned equally (50/50), to distribute fasteners to the North American automotive industry.(…) via Bulten and Ramco enter North American JV.

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Bay Supply introduces BayFast brand | Fastener + Fixing

Apr 27, 2017

US online warehouse Bay Supply, a division of Bay Fastening Systems, has added the BayFast brand of engineered fastening products to its wide range of fasteners, adhesives, tool parts and accessories.(…) via Bay Supply introduces BayFast brand.

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Preventing ring failures due to rotational movement in wind turbine gearboxes | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Apr 26, 2017

1st October 2014 By Dipl-Ing (FH) Elmar Kampmann, technical sales manager, Rotor Clip Ref: FFT151410/38 According to Sandy Butterfield at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) today’s gearboxes last 7 years – 11 years versus the 20 years expected from the average wind turbine. Extending gearbox life is therefore critical to current and future wind […]

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Continuous improvement and investment | Fastener + Fixing

Apr 26, 2017
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RLS believes that if it is investing in the latest technology and machinery, then it is crucial to have the best people operating and maintaining it. It is for this reason that in the last four years the company has taken on new apprentices each year. Once the apprentices have finished their courses, they are […]

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Case study: Hits and misses in an actual IIoT implementation | Control Design

Apr 26, 2017

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) takes time. Unlike a light switch, the IIoT has no toggle button to turn it on and off. Each company has its own needs and requirements to optimize a business model or perhaps even create a new one. Some companies build IIoT systems and strategies and then leverage the […]

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Manufacturer Uses the Internet and Radio to Become a “Broadcaster” of Both Information and Forging Services | Fastener News Desk

Apr 26, 2017

April 2017 – All Metals & Forge Group (AM&FG) built its reputation on superior quality and short turnaround times for its bars, blocks, gear blanks, flanges, forged discs, cylinders and custom shapes. But the Fairfield, New Jersey-based company does more than merely shape and form metal. Owner Lew Weiss is using the Internet and radio […]

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