Tokyo City University Develops Vibration Simulation Technology for Bolts/Nuts | Fastener World Inc.

Nov 15, 2017

A research team at Tokyo City University has developed a simulation technology able to predict the speed of vibration at the time when a hammer hits a bolt or nut. The technology is expected to quicken the construction of multi-material structures and offer benefits for maintenance management of civil buildings.(…) via Tokyo City University Develops […]

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SPIROL Introduces Aluminum Threaded Inserts for Plastics | Global Fastener News

Nov 15, 2017

SPIROL is pleased to introduce a high performance line of Molded-in Inserts for Plastics manufactured from aluminum. The robust design of the Series 60 Blind-End and Series 61 Through-Hole Inserts consists of axial grooves to maximize torque resistance, balanced with radial undercuts to achieve high-pull out force.(…) via SPIROL Introduces Aluminum Threaded Inserts for Plastics […]

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Make the connection with KNIPEX | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Nov 15, 2017

KNIPEX Siphon and Connector pliers are ideal for use on siphons, tube fittings, connectors and filter cartridges up to 80mm diameter.(…) via Make the connection with KNIPEX | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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New Berardi Bullonerie facility | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Nov 15, 2017

For more than a century Berardi Bullonerie Srl has been at the forefront of fastening distribution and has recently inaugurated a new facility in Castel Guelfo di Bologna, Italy. Berardi Bullonerie’s new facility is already fully operational, with 10,000m² dedicated to warehouses and offices – with the company able to supply 45,000+ articles including screws, […]

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The case for structural blind fasteners in automotive applications | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Nov 15, 2017

Published: 15th November 2017 By Graham Musgrove, product engineer, Arconic Fastening Systems and Rings Ref: FFT171115 The call for lightweighting has led to significant advancements in how we design and construct vehicles. Technology gains have resulted in new and exciting possibilities, but they have also created unique problem sets. The move toward increased aluminium usage […]

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Triangle Fastener Opens New Fastening Tech Center – ConstructionMagNet.com

Nov 14, 2017

Triangle Fastener Corporation has opened a new TFC Tech Center located in Cleveland, Ohio. The new 1,100 sq. ft. facility provides the equipment necessary to facilitate product design, product development and certification.(…) via Triangle Fastener Opens New Fastening Tech Center – ConstructionMagNet.com.

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Threaded Fasteners Inc. grows inventory by acquiring product from Mississippi firm – Birmingham Business Journal

Nov 14, 2017

An Alabama steel fastener company’s inventory has grown exponentially. Threaded Fasteners Inc. announced it acquired the inventory of a company based in Mississippi. The new addition includes 5,000 different types of parts totaling more than a million on 111 pallets. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.(…) via Threaded Fasteners Inc. grows inventory by […]

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2017 INTERNATIONAL FASTENER EXPO WRAP UP | Chinafastener .com

Nov 14, 2017

From October 17 through 19, North America’s largest and most well-known gathering of fastener industry professionals returned to Las Vegas for the 37th consecutive International Fastener Expo. We want to thank all of our amazing media partners, corporate sponsors, exhibitors and attendees for making 2017 the expo’s greatest year yet.(…) via 2017 INTERNATIONAL FASTENER EXPO […]

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It’s Time to Torque ISO 6789-2:2017 | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Nov 14, 2017

Having been named as the first laboratory in the world to be accredited to perform calibrations on hand torque tools to the newly revised EN ISO 6789-2:2017 standard, here, Neill Brodey, managing director at Norbar Torque Tools, takes the opportunity to outline the key changes, and what they mean for manufacturers and tool users alike.(…) […]

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Issue #108 | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Nov 14, 2017

As a bi-monthly magazine the year inevitably gets broken down into six issues – resulting in the months seemingly flying by. Even so, it only feels like yesterday that I was enjoying the summer weather in Germany, whilst visiting companies for our special Made in Germany feature. During the trip, I visited several companies and […]

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