Identifying and eliminating defective wire before it’s formed | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

In industries using wire of various alloys for forming and forging operations, there has long been a need for fewer or even zero defect production, as well as the requirement to reduce tool wear and damage, which is directly affected by the material ... [Read More]

Automating the “impossible” bolt with an over-sized captivated washer | Fastener Engineering

Visumatic designs and builds automatic feeding and driving equipment to install screws, nuts, bolt. The company recently delivered on an automated fastening promise to a metal stamping manufacturer.(...) via Automating the "impossible" bolt with an ... [Read More]

Tong Ming Enterprise: Positive Prospect for China’s Domestic Demand in Q4 2020 – Fastener World Inc.

According to Tong Ming's spokeswoman, "With strong domestic demand in China and the upward trend of the int'l nickel price, Tong Ming's monthly sales grow 20% over the same period last year and the outlook for Q4 2020 is positive.(...) via Tong ... [Read More]

How to prevent nut and bolt self-loosening | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Maintenance manuals will tell you to tighten threaded bolts, screws and nuts regularly. Failure to do so will not only compromise the performance of your mechanical equipment but could also pose a significant safety risk.(...) via How to prevent ... [Read More]

Lindapter launches new fixing for ComFlor decking | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Lindapter has announced the immediate availability of the Type COM, a new decking fixing for quickly attaching building services to ComFlor® 60 and ComFlor® 80 profiles manufactured by Tata Steel.(...) via Lindapter launches new fixing for ... [Read More]

Hafren Fasteners to stay open in Wales firebreak lockdown | Torque-Expo

Hafren Security Fasteners is among the fastener companies remaining open for business during Wales’ Covid-19 firebreak lockdown.(...) via Hafren Fasteners to stay open in Wales firebreak lockdown. [Read More]

Fastener Manufacturing: Honsel on serving the automotive market | Torque-Expo

Honsel is a well established and leading fastener supplier to the automotive industry. Thanks to a 3,500 m2 expansion six years ago, the production area at its Fröndenberg HQ now spans 15,000 m2 as well as a recently enlarged logistics facility.(... [Read More]

Rivets nylon & plastic fasteners + Gesipa in Torque Magazine | Torque-Expo

The new issue of Torque Magazine is available to read online today, featuring rivets, nylon & plastic fasteners plus insights from Gesipa and a (virtual) tour of Makita USA’s huge new facility in Reno.(...) via Rivets nylon & plastic ... [Read More]

Apex Tool Group Names Bob Heisner as Chief Marketing Officer – Fastener World Inc.

Sparks, MD. – Apex Tool Group (ATG) recently announced the appointment of Bob H. Heisner to SVP and Chief Marketing Officer.(...) via Apex Tool Group Names Bob Heisner as Chief Marketing Officer-Fastener World. [Read More]

fischer fastenings consolidate Mexican railway line | Fastener + Fixing Technology

In the metropolitan region of Guadalajara, the capital of the state of Jalisco in Mexico, the light rail network was expanded to include the new line 3. The route extends for 21.5km from north-west to south-east and mostly leads over viaducts. ... [Read More]