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Star Fasteners is on track

20th April 2017
Specialists in the supply and distribution of Huck® fasteners, Star Fasteners is proud to call itself the UK’s largest Distributor for Arconic’s Huck …

Brooks Forgings supplies special components to UK rail industry

13th April 2017
Brooks Forgings Ltd was recently approached to produce special arching horns that are commonly used in overhead electrification applications for the r…

Determining the effect of lubrication on the security of bolted joints

11th April 2017
11th April 2017 By Holly B. Martin Ref: FFT170411 Lubricants provide many benefits to a bolted joint. They ease the amount of energy required to ti…

Fastener and component enhancement materials

10th April 2017
By Mark Thurber, CEO, Maelstrom Chemical Technologies LLC Fastening systems have been an engineering necessity dating back to when mankind first atte…

Star Fasteners helps bring Penta-Lok to the market

30th March 2017
UK specialist fastener distributor, Star Fasteners, has collaborated with Arconic to produce the Penta-Lok – a fastener specifically designed for the …

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Star Fasteners is on track

20th April 2017
Specialists in the supply and distribution of Huck® fasteners, Star Fasteners is proud to call itself the UK’s largest Distributor for Arconic’s Huck …