In our previous blog about understanding threaded fasteners, we covered the main differences between finely threaded fasteners and coarsely threaded fasteners. Now it’s time to focus on the various types of finely and coarsely threaded fasteners on the market. Of course, there’s more that you need to...Read more
The advantage of threaded fasteners is often overlooked. What many don’t realize is that these components are used in millions of applications the world over and while they are overlooked, they are vitally important when it comes to strengthening products and applications. The fact that a fastener...Read more
If it’s your first time cutting threaded rod, the chances are good that you’re expecting the process to be quite straightforward, just as long as you have the right tools on hand – namely a vise and a hacksaw. However, if you’re a second-timer, you will be...Read more
Marine construction specialists, boat builders, contractors, retailers, as well as hardware and industrial suppliers all need to be aware of galvanic corrosion and how it can best be avoided. We investigate below.Read more
So, What is it?Galvanic corrosion is essentially an electro-chemical process where two different metals or alloys...
If you are working with fasteners, it is a good idea to understand the difference between cut thread fasteners and rolled thread fasteners. Threads play a vital role in many fastener types including bent bolts, rods, headed bolts, and much more. To understand the difference between the...Read more