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...
There’s always a list of dos and don’ts when you want to do things right. It works much the same when it comes to selecting and working with a range of stainless steel fasteners. There’s much to be considered before you can buy the nuts, bolts, rivets,...Read more