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Fastener News Now August 2018
August

Register Now for the North Coast Fastener Association Screw Open Golf Outing:

September 6, Hinckley, Ohio

Join the NCFA and your industry friends on the course at the NCFA Screw Open Golf Outing on Thursday, September 6.
News from Innovative Components The Innovative Components, Inc. Schaumburg facility has achieved the ISO 9001:2015 certification.

Stainless Steel Cabinet "U" Handles, Angled, with Tapped Holes Available from

JW Winco

JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, offers GN 565.7 Stainless Steel Cabinet "U" Handles, Angled, with Tapped Holes.

Webinar: What the Fastener Industry Needs To Know about California Proposition 65

Presented by the National Fastener Distributors Association and the Pacific-West Fastener Association.

Earnest Machine Adds Four New Hires

Earnest Machine is pleased to announce the addition of four new employees in their corporate office in Cleveland.

Identifying Thread Pitch JUST GOT EASIER Lug Nut & Wheel Stud Edition

Innovative Components Inc is now manufacturing The Lug Thread Detective®. This device is a precise, portable and easy-to-use thread identifier for both lug nuts and wheel studs.

Key Account Manager Joins the Sales Team at Laboratory Testing Inc.

Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI) welcomes a new Key Account Manager, Rich Emery of Blue Bell, PA, to the sales and service team.

FCH Sourcing Network Releases Fastener Distributor Index for July 2018

Gilchrist Foundation Awards Scholarships

The Gilchrist Foundation has awarded five scholarships from the 2018 applicants. Congratulations to the recipients. We wish them well and are pleased to assist them with their education.

PEM® SFN™ Spinning Flare Nuts Can Eliminate All Loose Fasteners in Thin Metal Sheet

Attachment Applications

PEM® SFN™ spinning flare nuts from PennEngineering® become permanently captivated upon installation in thin metal sheets and, when paired with a self-clinching stud
Clamping Levers with Eccentrical Cam Available from JW Winco JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 927 Clamping Levers with Eccentrical Cam, in Tapped Type and Threaded Stud versions.

Kimball Midwest Named Among Best Companies To Sell For

Kimball Midwest, a national industrial supplier based in Columbus, has been honored by Selling Power magazine as No. 29 on its 50 Best Companies To Sell For list for 2018.

IFE Award Winners Announced

The International Fastener Expo has partnered with the Fastener Industry Coalition to choose the winners of the Fastener Hall of Fame and Young Fastener Professional of the Year Award.

Join Pacific-West Fastener Association in Portland For a Free After Hours Event

Portland Brewing Company: The Taproom Thursday, September 13 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Call for Women In the Fastener Industry (WIFI) Volunteers

WIFI needs you! We have nine amazing committees that are seeking volunteers. If you are interested, please contact WIFI President Carrie Ann Whitworth at president@fastenerwomen.com.

ASTM F16.96 Subcommittee on Bolting Technology: Special Meeting at IFI Headquarters

ASTM F16.96 is the Subcommittee on Bolting Technology. This subcommittee is concerned with the art and science of the installation and behavior of mechanical fasteners and their interaction with the joints in which they are used.

Customer-centric: At MW Industries’ Core

For more than 43 years, MW Industries has been putting the needs and requirements of our customers first – ahead of everything else.

Register Now for Leadership Academy: September 10-11 in La Mirada, CA

What will you learn?   We are pleased to bring to the event Shelly Alcorn, a futurist and thought- leader, who will facilitate a collaborative and highly interactive experience for Leadership Academy participants.

New from Ruland: Left Hand Threaded Shaft Collars

Ruland has expanded its offering of threaded shaft collars by adding inch and metric left hand threaded styles to give designers more flexibility to work with standard off the shelf components.

News from Brighton-Best International

Both Jun Xu, President of Brighton-Best International, and Peggy Hsieh, Chief Operating Officer of BBI, are honored to receive 2018 Young Fastener Professional of the Year Awards.

Intercorp Introduces Strong-Point® Razor Fastener

Intercorp, an importer and master distributor of professional-grade construction fasteners under the Strong-Point® and Strongcon® brands, is pleased to announce their new Strong-Point Razor fastener.

News from American Imperial Screw Corp.

American Imperial Screw Corp. now carries a full line of Brass Knurled Shoulder Thumb Screws.

News from Brighton-Best International

BBI is pleased to announce that its Proferred U.S. Anchor division has received the Miami Dade County approval for its flagship anchor – Ultrawedge+. This approval covers cracked and un- cracked concrete to include high velocity, corrosion and State of Florida recognition.

SPIROL Announces Two Facilities Certified to IATF 16949

SPIROL International Corporation, a global manufacturer of Engineered Fasteners, Shims and Installation Equipment, is pleased to announce that two of its manufacturing facilities have recently been certified to IATF 16949:2016.

Register Now for International Fastener Expo

The International Fastener Expo will be held October 30 – November 1, 2018, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

All-Pro Threaded Adds BSL-1, BSL-2, and BSL-3 Bolting License

All-Pro Threaded Products, Inc.  (ATP) has reached a new milestone in its commitment to quality, having received licensing to manufacture API 20E BSL-1, BSL-2, and BSL-3 monogram bolting.

PennEngineering® Wins $14M Judgment Against Patent and Trademark Infringer

PennEngineering® has obtained a $14,000,000 judgment and permanent injunction against Dongguan Fenggang Pinconn Hardware Factory trading as “Pinconn,” based on Pinconn’s counterfeiting and infringement of more than 12 PennEngineering patents and trademarks.

“Fundamentals of Cold Forging:” October 16-18

Register now for “Fundamentals of Cold Forging,” to be held October 16-18, 2018, in Canton, Michigan.   Brochure   ~   Register
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Fastener News Now August 2018

 

All-Pro Threaded Adds BSL-1, BSL-2, and BSL-3 Bolting License

All-Pro Threaded Products, Inc.  (ATP) has reached a new milestone in its commitment to quality, having received licensing to manufacture API 20E BSL-1, BSL-2, and BSL-3 monogram bolting.

PennEngineering® Wins $14M Judgment Against Patent and

Trademark Infringer

PennEngineering® has obtained a $14,000,000 judgment and permanent injunction against Dongguan Fenggang Pinconn Hardware Factory trading as “Pinconn,” based on Pinconn’s counterfeiting and infringement of more than 12 PennEngineering patents and trademarks.