Engineering Guides for Thread Forming Fasteners | Product Design and Development

Holbrook, a leading producer of custom fasteners, is offering engineering guides for its thread forming line of fasteners designed for metal & plastic applications. The engineering guides break down the various types of thread forming screws ... [Read More]
2011/06/28

Illinois Tool Revises 2Q Guidance To Reflect Pending Divestitures | WSJ.com

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) adjusted its guidance for the second quarter and its current fiscal year to reflect the pending sales of its finishing group, consumer-packaging and electronics businesses and share buybacks ... Read the full Article ... [Read More]
2011/06/28

Mehrere Fügeverfahren in Einer Anwendung Realisieren | Global Media News

AUTORIV liefert schlüsselfertige Systeme je nach Anforderung Bei der Herstellung komplexer mechanischer Produkte oder Baugruppen kommen oft verschiedene Fügeverfahren zum Einsatz, wie zum Beispiel Schrauben, Einpressen, Nieten etc. Da ist ... [Read More]
2011/06/28

Worldwide Fastener Weekly News June 20-26, 2011

Worldwide Fastener Weekly News, June 20-26, 2011 Material Prices – Costs – Market China Steel Prices Tumble as Demand Ebbs | American Fastener Journal Material Prices index from several Official Sources New Products and Servic... [Read More]
2011/06/27

The Importance of Torque Calibration | American Fastener Journal

Regular torque tool calibration and re-calibration guarantees the operator repeatable accuracy and adherence to international standards. Calibration also ensures torque equipment is operating to peak performance and can highlight potential tooling ... [Read More]
2011/06/27

FTA Between S. Korea and EU to Take Effect in July, Impacting Taiwan’s Plastic, Automotive, and Electrics Industry | Fastener World Inc

After July 1st when the FTA between South Korea and EU comes into effect, 75% of Korean products within the 3 categories of electrics, machines, automobiles / motorcycles will enjoy the tariff free benefit. If included with the products already ... [Read More]
2011/06/27

San Shing Fastech Expects to Go Public in September | Fastener World Inc

The world's largest nut manufacturer, San Shing Fastech, anticipates to go public from the OTC market in September 2011. The legal person indicated that San Shing maintains efficient operation this year. In addition, with the supply of steel ... [Read More]
2011/06/27

Chock Full O’ Nuts and Bolts | ScrewCrew.com

That’s really what this is. I was looking through some printouts of old ScrewCrew.com web pages, back from the days when I tried writing my own html, and I found this picture. I was just old enough in the 70′s to really ... Read the full ... [Read More]
2011/06/27

Las Vegas Fastener Expo Hotter Than a Firecracker! | The National Industrial Fastener Shows

With the Independence Day holiday rapidly approaching, the National Industrial Fastener & Mill Supply Expo scheduled for October 19-21, 2011 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada is “hotter than the proverbial 4th of ... [Read More]
2011/06/27

ASEAN Fastener Markets have Great Potential—Automotive Manufacturing Thailand Report 2 | Chinafastener.info

The number of visitors gradually increased on June 24-25. According to the organizer, there were 36,951 visitors in total during the first three days. The booth of China Fastener Info (CFI) attracted lots of visitors from Southeast Asia, Europe and ... [Read More]
2011/06/27