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Electrical contact resistance of bolted joints | Fastener + Fixing Technology

REC Fastening GmbH, known as an international fastener analysis and testing laboratory, has developed a new innovative measuring system for bolted electrical contacts – together with its sister company REC Engineering GmbH.(...) via Electrical ... [Read More]

Investing in the future | Fastener + Fixing Technology

During the 1950s, a very difficult moment in Europe – and in Spain in particular – Industrial Recense S.L was established in a rural area in the north of the country with the aim of producing cutting tools for agriculture, which were in demand ... [Read More]

Is a torque value needed? | Fastener + Fixing Technology

A question often asked on training courses is whether it is necessary to specify a tightening torque? The answer somewhat depends upon what industry sector you are working in. In structural engineering, on buildings for example, many joints do not ... [Read More]

The problem solver for the short side of sheet material | Fastener + Fixing Technology

The Dynaplus® interior panel hardware screw, from Hoenderdaal Fasteners B.V, has been specially developed for fastening hinges and other fittings to the end face of panel material.(...) via The problem solver for the short side of sheet material | ... [Read More]

A rivet specialist | Fastener + Fixing Technology

As a French manufacturer of rivets DEGOMETAL is able to offer a comprehensive range. Here, we look at this wide range that consists of blind, solid, semi-tubular and rivet nuts, as well as the necessary tools for installing rivets and rivet nuts.(... [Read More]

Premium testing facilities for a safer world | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Nord-Lock Group has six state of the art technical centres across the world in order to best support its global customer base. The technical centres are complemented with the experience and skills of in-house engineers who perform customised tests ... [Read More]

Learning online with the CFA | Fastener + Fixing Technology

The Construction Fixings Association (CFA) has launched a new eLearning platform, which incorporates all of the elements covered in the organisation’s live training courses, which are fully in-line with the requirements of BS 8539:2012.(...) via ... [Read More]

New inserts catalogue from Fixi | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Fixi Group has introduced a new catalogue for self-tapping and special threaded inserts, which includes high resistance fixings and its new KN-KNH series.(...) via New inserts catalogue from Fixi | Fastener + Fixing Technology. [Read More]

Fast and efficient clipping and unclipping of rail fastening systems | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Pandrol, a global rail expert, has launched a range of next generation clip drivers, designed to dramatically increase the speed and efficiency of clipping and unclipping rail fastening systems.(...) via Fast and efficient clipping and unclipping ... [Read More]

CAMLOC® – 80 years of innovative engineering | Fastener + Fixing Technology

The Camloc® brand was originally established more than 80 years ago, starting out with a range of quick release fasteners. The product range has significantly expanded over the years and now offers latches, installation tooling and KEENSERTS® ... [Read More]