KYOCERA SENCO Announces Leadership Transition as CEO Retires, Succeeded by COO | Press Release

Jun 13, 2018

CINCINNATI, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — KYOCERA SENCO Industrial Tools, Inc. (formerly SENCO Brands, Inc.) today announced that President, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member Ben Johansen is retiring in July 2018 as part of a planned internal succession strategy. He will be succeeded by Clifford Mentrup, the company’s current Chief Operating Officer and Board […]

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LOCKDOWEL SIMPLE SOLUTION: NEW Double Headed Pin for Attaching to Flat Surfaces | Furniture Today

Jun 13, 2018

Fremont, CA – June 12, 2018 – Lockdowel announces its Double Headed Pin – a simple solution for fastening flat panels back to back, to a flat surface or ceiling surfaces. The Lockdowel Double Headed Pin inserts into housings on each surface.(…) via LOCKDOWEL SIMPLE SOLUTION: NEW Double Headed Pin for Attaching to Flat Surfaces […]

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Toolbank makes Irish acquisitions | DIY Week

Jun 13, 2018

Dormole, the privately-owned business that owns Toolbank, has increased its investment in the Irish market by purchasing 100% of the share capital of Tucks O’Brien Ltd (TOB) and Tucks Fasteners & Fixings Ltd (QFF ) – the leading tools and fixings distributors based in Dublin.(…) via Toolbank makes Irish acquisitions.

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Technifast supports Team Brittania world record attempt | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 13, 2018

Technifast has provided innovative fixings to Team Britannia to support a world record attempt for the fastest powerboat to circumnavigate the globe.(…) via Technifast supports Team Brittania world record attempt | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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How to properly pin a shaft and hub assembly | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 13, 2018
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By Christie L. Jones, market development manager at SPIROL International Corporation. One of the primary benefits of using a coiled spring pin to affix a hub or gear to a shaft is the coiled pin’s ability to prevent hole damage. Another benefit is that the coiled pin absorbs wider hole tolerances than any other press-fit […]

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Jextar – a new champion in stainless steel | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Jun 13, 2018
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In many critical applications fasteners need to be stainless steel, but standard A4-80 just isn’t strong enough. There are fasteners on the market to accommodate the need, but they are expensive and often not readily available. After extensive research and testing Jeveka B.V says it has succeeded in developing a screw that is up to […]

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Fastener Hall of Fame nominations – Fastenerblog.net

Jun 13, 2018

There is still time to nominate candidates for the Fastener Hall of Fame, but it’s getting close to the deadline. Each of the last few years, Emerald Expositions has inducted one individual into the Hall of Fame that was founded many years ago by Mike McGuire and Jim Bannister and has always been associated with […]

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Supplying niche markets | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 12, 2018

Established over 16 years ago, Trojan Special Fasteners Ltd has a customer base spanning the whole of the UK and many parts of Europe – supplying many niche markets with special industrial fasteners and focussing on high-quality, bespoke custom fasteners.(…) via Supplying niche markets | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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EN 15048 and EN 14399 available from stock | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Jun 12, 2018

pgb-Europe N.V highlights that it is now able to supply EN 15048 and EN 14399 bolts from stock, underlining its position as a leading supplier in structural steel fasteners, wood screws and anchors.(…) via EN 15048 and EN 14399 available from stock | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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Crews extinguish fire at Fontana Fasteners in Frankfort | wlfi.com

Jun 12, 2018

FRANKFORT, Ind. WLFI – Fire crews spent more than an hour extinguishing a fire at a fastener supply plant in Frankfort. The fire broke out around 4:45 p.m. Monday at Fontana Fasteners. Fire crews said the plant’s vent stacks over heated.(…) via Crews extinguish fire at Fontana Fasteners in Frankfort.

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