Fastener Industry Technical Articles

Technical Articles Archive

The case for structural blind fasteners in automotive applications

15th November 2017
By Graham Musgrove, product engineer, Arconic Fastening Systems and Rings
Ref: FFT171115

Technical drivers for high performance fastener coatings

26th September 2017
By MacDermid Enthone
Ref: FFT170927

Combining excellence in corrosion protection

20th September 2017
By Dr Matthias Hoch, worldwide business development manager CRC, Atotech Deutschland GmbH
Ref: FFT170920

Bolting with plastics and composites

2nd August 2017
Ref: FFM981603/128

Features and benefits of ArmorGalv® thermal zinc diffusion

19th April 2017
By Michael J. Pasko
Ref: FFT170419

Determining the effect of lubrication on the security of bolted joints

11th April 2017
By Holly B. Martin
Ref: FFT170411

How different blanking technologies may influence the final performance of the retaining ring

5th April 2017
By By Ruben Limonta, technical engineer,
Ref: FFT170405

Compression spring design and general considerations

20th March 2017
By Chris Petts, managing director, Lee Spring UK
Ref: FFT170320

Chemical versus mechanical anchors – the pros and cons

6th February 2017
By Mark Salmon, Independent Fixing Consultants
Ref: FFT170130