What are Fasteners?
Fasteners are devices used to join two objects together. Fasteners are not permanent and are mostly used in applications requiring modification or dismantling frequently. Stainless Steel, Carbon Steel and Alloy fasteners are commonly used types. Fasteners are normally used in a lot of applications for their properties like Accessibility, Easy installation, reusability and weight constraints. [readmore]
Types of Fasteners: -
Some of the most commonly used Fastener types are listed below with their purposes: -
- Bolts : -Bolts are a type of threaded fasteners consisting of an external male thread. Bolts are commonly misinterpreted with screws. Both have different structures and purposes all together. Bolts are often used in making bolted-joints, for the assembly of two unthreaded components. Types of Bolts include Anchor Bolts, Arbor Bolts, Elevator Bolts, Hex Bolts, Carriage Bolts, Lag Bolt, J-Bolt, U-Bolt, Hanger Bolt, and so on.
- Screws : - A screw is som