The Impact of Corrosion on Fasteners (and How to Prevent It)

All fasteners need to last at least as long as the items to which they’re attached. You rely on fasteners to hold items together and create structural integrity. If a fastener corrodes it degrades that structural integrity and could cause the e

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”

10 Fastener Design Trends to Watch in 2021

What’s new in fastener design for 2021? Here are 10 of the top trends to watch in fastener design – they could affect how you use fasteners in your business. Key Takeaways Fasteners are becoming smaller, lighter and multi-function Manufacturers a

A Guide to Rivets and Other Permanent Mechanical Fasteners

Rivets and other permanent mechanical fasteners like bolts, screws and studs are the components that keep our world together, literally. Almost every piece of equipment and even electronic devices depend on these joints to function properly. Evolving