Fasteners http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8230/more en Slewing Bearing Alternatives with Heavy Duty Vee Rings http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/slewing-bearing-alternatives-heavy-duty-vee-rings <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Bishop Wisecarver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This white paper will help you understand how to size a ring system to provide...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/slewing-bearing-alternatives-heavy-duty-vee-rings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/slewing-bearing-alternatives-heavy-duty-vee-rings#comments White Papers Fasteners Thu, 25 Aug 2016 21:38:00 +0000 65461 at http://machinedesign.com 10 Tips for Leak-Free Gaskets http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/10-tips-leak-free-gaskets <div class="field-byline"> Stephen Mraz </div> <div class="field-deck"> Here are 10 tips for ensuring gaskets will make a joint or connection leak-free. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gaskets usually stop liquids, often under pressure, from leaking out or getting in through the cracks...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/10-tips-leak-free-gaskets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/10-tips-leak-free-gaskets#comments Fasteners Mon, 15 Aug 2016 17:29:00 +0000 65371 at http://machinedesign.com Knob-Style Captive Fastener Provides Tool-Free Access http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/knob-style-captive-fastener-provides-tool-free-access <div class="node-body article-body">The new 4C Wing Knob captive screws from Southco, Concordville, Pa., can be quickly installed or removed by hand. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/knob-style-captive-fastener-provides-tool-free-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/knob-style-captive-fastener-provides-tool-free-access#comments Fasteners Tue, 09 Aug 2016 21:28:00 +0000 65311 at http://machinedesign.com A Primer on Plating and Finishes for Fasteners http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/primer-plating-and-finishes-fasteners <div class="field-byline"> David Zimmermann, Pivot Point Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fasteners often come into contact with dissimilar metals—a recipe for corrosion. To prevent corrosion (and add some aesthetics), engineers often recommend that fasteners be plated or coated.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/primer-plating-and-finishes-fasteners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/primer-plating-and-finishes-fasteners#comments Basics of Design Fasteners Wed, 03 Aug 2016 20:48:00 +0000 65131 at http://machinedesign.com An Introduction to Lean Bolting http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/introduction-lean-bolting <div class="field-byline"> Christopher Bunai, Stress Indicators, Inc. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Learn how to eliminate the seven bolting wastes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to eliminate the seven bolting wastes.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/introduction-lean-bolting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/introduction-lean-bolting#comments Fasteners Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:29:00 +0000 64841 at http://machinedesign.com Honoring the Best in Powder Metallurgy http://machinedesign.com/metals/honoring-best-powder-metallurgy <div class="node-body gallery-body">Advances in powder metallurgy (PM) are growing and these designs are leading the way while challenging how some think of PM parts. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/metals/honoring-best-powder-metallurgy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/metals/honoring-best-powder-metallurgy#comments Technologies Fasteners Metals Fri, 15 Jul 2016 15:33:00 +0000 64531 at http://machinedesign.com Calculating the Hidden Loads in Fasteners Near Edges http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/calculating-hidden-loads-fasteners-near-edges <div class="node-body article-body">Fasteners installed near the ends or edges of load-carrying members often have hidden loads greater than the actual applied load.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/calculating-hidden-loads-fasteners-near-edges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/calculating-hidden-loads-fasteners-near-edges#comments Basics of Design Fasteners Wed, 06 Jul 2016 20:54:00 +0000 64221 at http://machinedesign.com A Quick Look at Steels Used for Fasteners http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/quick-look-steels-used-fasteners <div class="field-byline"> David Zimmermann, Pivot Point Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fasteners are often made of steel, but there are many different types of steel. Here are the steels most commonly used...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/quick-look-steels-used-fasteners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/quick-look-steels-used-fasteners#comments Fasteners Metals Tue, 05 Jul 2016 17:37:00 +0000 64091 at http://machinedesign.com What’s the Difference Between Bearing, Shear, and Tear-Out Stress? http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-bearing-shear-and-tear-out-stress <div class="node-body article-body">Here is a short introduction into bearing, shear, and tear-out stresses in bolted joints and how complex they can be. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-bearing-shear-and-tear-out-stress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-bearing-shear-and-tear-out-stress#comments What's the Difference Between... Bearings Fasteners Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:56:00 +0000 63921 at http://machinedesign.com What’s the Difference Between Lug-centric and Hub-centric Wheels? http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-lug-centric-and-hub-centric-wheels <div class="field-byline"> Charles C. Roberts, Jr. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There are two commonly used ways to fasten wheels to a hub: lug-centric and hub-centric. Learn how to tell them apart.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-lug-centric-and-hub-centric-wheels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/what-s-difference-between-lug-centric-and-hub-centric-wheels#comments Automotive What's the Difference Between... Fasteners Tue, 07 Jun 2016 19:55:00 +0000 63011 at http://machinedesign.com