A Guide To Thread Forming Screws For Plastic

Given plastic’s unique properties, the screws used in plastic manufacturing must have unique properties as well. Threading plastic is not the same as threading plastic or wood, so special screws are needed to fully pierce the material’s surface. Whether looking for regular or micro screws, use this guide to select the right screw for your […]

4 Screw Point Types You Should Know

Both standard and tiny screws are available in multiple types, all for different uses. It is important to understand the applications of each in order to select the best screw for the job you are working on. Many variables go into creating different types of screws. For example, there are two main types of thread […]

Here’s Why You Should Be Using Custom Screws And Fasteners

Whether you’re working on a home project or assembling something in a factory, you want to make sure you’re working with the right tools. Sometimes you need screws smaller than what can be found on the traditional market, or specialty fasteners that come with pre-added washers, to avoid the hassle of adding them yourself. For […]

Get The Right Screw For Your Job!

Get The Right Screw For Your Job!

When you’re working on your home you hope everything will go well — you want all the pieces to fit, all the parts to be available to you immediately, and all the tools for the job at your disposal. You don’t want to have any issues with screws, nails, the wrong set of hand drivers […]

Frustrated With Small Screws? Don’t Be!

One of the biggest hassles of assembling anything is finding the right screw. Sometimes it’s too big, too small, or you just can’t quite grip the surface right. Sometimes you need to add smaller components, like a washer, to tiny screws. It can be frustrating, working with small screws, especially if what you’re working on […]

5 Ways to Remove a Stripped Screw

It feels like the absolute worst when you are just about done dissembling a piece of furniture or a project, only to have your last screw get stripped and effectively stuck in the wood, no matter how much you try and wiggle it out. The breakaway torque, or the force needed to start a rotation […]

Understanding the Types of Thread Lockers Used Today

Human beings have been using threaded screws for at least 2,000 years, and you can find these vital tools in virtually every building and mechanical device on the planet. For thousands of years, the technology behind screws and fasteners remained largely unchanged. While the materials the screws were made from evolved over the millennia, the […]

Be Innovative With the Help of Our Micro Screws

Be Innovative With the Help of Our Micro Screws

Sometimes the “one size fits all” model simply doesn’t work. Product development engineers, among others, often need custom screws or micro fasteners to help design a piece they’ve envisioned. Custom screws or micro fasteners allow smaller electronic devices, glasses repair, and even small craft items like toy planes or cars to be built by hobbyists. […]