The Complete Guide to Threaded Fasteners and Their Applications

Threaded fasteners remain one of humanity’s most essential inventions since their discovery more than 2,400 years ago. Since Archytas of Tarentum first introduced the technology to improve presses for oils and extracts in ancient times, the screw p

Straight From the Show: IFE 2021 Recap

International Fastener Expo successfully staged the 40th edition of the event September 21 – 23 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. The three-day event was packed with special events, opportunities to network and a robust conference agenda. Despi

4 Answers About Aerospace Fastener Standards

Aerospace fasteners are used in a variety of aircraft applications. These range from a commercial jumbo jet to a military black hawk. In fact, the American Fastener Journal states that aerospace fasteners represent the “largest bill of material”

Everything You Need to Know About Fastener Storage

Considering the wide range of applications that fasteners have in the manufacturing, assembly and production industries, it’s remarkable that there isn’t more attention on how you store your fasteners. The incorrect approach to fastener storage c

2021 Hall of Fame and Young Fastener Professional Award Winners Announced

International Fastener Expo is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Hall of Fame and Young Fastener Professional of the Year Awards in advance of the ceremony on-site at #IFE2021, September 21 – 23, at&nb

How Will the Trend Toward Remote Work Impact Manufacturing?

Remote working is now the new norm. However, not all jobs can easily accommodate this change. With more than 13 million U.S. workers employed by the manufacturing industry, it’s daunting to implement this significant shift. The established noti