From GRK, a faster fastener | HBSDealer

Glenview, Ill. — GRK Fasteners’ workhorse product, the GRK R4 multi-purpose framing and decking screw, is sporting a new look and offering improved performance features, including a “Fast-bite” tip that immediately gets to work penetrating ... [Read More]
2019/06/14

Japan’s Fastener Production Value Hits Record High | Chinafastener .info

In a general assembly held on May 16, The Fasteners Institute of Japan reported Japan's fastener production value of 2018 at a historical record of JPY 916.1 billion, up 2.6% from the previous period.(...) via Japan's Fastener Production Value Hits ... [Read More]
2019/06/14

TAPTITE® PRO™ thread rolling dies from RLS | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

RLS Tooling has held the licence to manufacture REMINC/CONTI tooling for many years now, and has announced that it is now able to supply the latest product – TAPTITE® PRO™ thread rolling dies – from M6 to M12 diameter.(...) via TAPTITE® ... [Read More]
2019/06/14

A brief guide to spring design | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Whether selecting a catalogue spring or specifying a custom item; Chris Petts, managing director at Lee Spring, suggests that it is always worth considering the following factors:(...) via A brief guide to spring design | Fastener + Fixing Techno... [Read More]
2019/06/14

New optically clear adhesive | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Panacol developed a new optically clear adhesive: Vitralit® 50004. The new adhesive is a one-component UV curable acrylic adhesive with ultra-low viscosity, which is used for bonding displays and laminating optics.(...) via New optically clear ... [Read More]
2019/06/14

World War II Fasteners By Mike McGuire      

Shortly after my 72nd birthday, I was fortunate to scratch off the number one item on my bucket  list: an 11 day Beyond Band of Brothers tour of the five D-Day invasion beaches known as Operation Overload and Ardennes Offensive known to Americans ... [Read More]
2019/06/14

Excalibur screwbolts secures concrete deal | Torque-Expo

The largest concrete pumping company in the UK, Camfaud, now specifies the use of Excalibur Screw Bolts for securing the brackets on high pressure concrete pumping lines in order to minimise movement of the line and maximise productivity.(...) via ... [Read More]
2019/06/13

Bulten – Bulten gets highest score for its sustainability work

Bulten AB (publ) – a leading supplier of fastener solutions for the global automotive industry – has achieved gold-medal status for sustainability in the EcoVadis sustainability ranking. Bulten is also ranked in the top one per cent of companies ... [Read More]
2019/06/13

Secondary operation machine – DOM-16 | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

The DOM-16 automatic double operation machine from SAPSI Talleres S.A is a reliable and versatile secondary operation machine that can point, drill and broach parts from M2 (0.078 inches) to M16 (0.629 inches) and lengths from 4mm (0.19 inches) to ... [Read More]
2019/06/13

Screw-Tite®2: The next generation | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Tite-Fix Ltd states that its next generation Screw-Tite®2 incorporates all the benefits that make the Screw-Tite great but with a number of new advancements.(...) via Screw-Tite®2: The next generation | Fastener + Fixing Magazine. [Read More]
2019/06/13