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New company forms with AI tool for fast, industrial parts identification | Fastener Engineering

Three of the world’s top providers of image recognition and visual search technology have announced an agreement to merge and form one company focused on part recognition.(...) via New company forms with AI tool for fast, industrial parts ... [Read More]

AttaBox Enclosures offers new corrosion-resistant latch | Fastener Engineering

AttaBox Enclosures, a brand of Robroy Enclosures, recently announced the availability of a new, corrosion-resistant, 316 stainless steel latch standard for all sizes of its Heartland Series polycarbonate enclosures.sures.(...) via AttaBox Enclosu... [Read More]

How to reduce galling in stainless steel fastener applications | Fastener Engineering

Screws threaded into blind tapped holes are commonly affected by galling and components made of stainless steel are especially susceptible. Stainless steel fasteners are widely used in corrosive environments for their superb corrosion-resistance but ... [Read More]

Brighton-Best launches new, heavy-duty screw anchor | Fastener Engineering

The U.S. Anchor Division of Brighton-Best International (BBI), a master fastener distributor, recently announced the addition of the Tapking HD, heavy-duty concrete screw anchor.(...) via Brighton-Best launches new, heavy-duty screw anchor | ... [Read More]

Fronius’ new prototype center offers welding, simulations & quality checks | Fastener Engineering

This December, Fronius will begin offering automotive manufacturers, suppliers, and integrators the option to outsource prototype construction. The company’s welding technology specialists will work with customers to develop the ideal solution for ... [Read More]

Fasteners Inc. names new VP of sales | Fastener Engineering

Fasteners Inc. Southwest Supply and Professional Contractor Supply, a major distributor of industrial tools and construction supplies, named a new VP of sales at its Las Vegas location. Congratulations to industry veteran, Brett Wilson.(...) via ... [Read More]

WIFI announces 2020 award winners | Fastener Engineering

Women in the Fastener Industry (WIFI), a non-profit organization that provides opportunities, education, and mentorship for women in the fastener industry, recognized a few important women at the Match & Meet by IFE today — the International ... [Read More]

What is an E-clip? | Fastener Engineering

A circlip, also known as a C-clip or snap ring, is a type of retaining ring with open ends that snap into place. Circlips are fasteners that fit into the radial grooves of shafts and holes that are sprung to ensure they remain securely in place. ... [Read More]

Southco expands its extensive line of captive screws | Fastener Engineering

Southco, a provider of engineered access hardware, has expanded its extensive line of captive screws with a new option covering the majority of panel applications.(...) via Southco expands its extensive line of captive screws | Fastener Engineering. [Read More]

FTI releases safety guidelines for its Fastener Training Week in December | Fastener Engineering

The Fastener Training Institute’s (FTI) Fastener Training Week is scheduled to take place December 7 to 10 in Cleveland, Ohio. FTI is a non-profit organization dedicated to high-quality training opportunities in the fastener industry.(...) via ... [Read More]