Böllhoff’s RIVKLE blind rivet nuts have been helping climbers to take big steps forward when it comes to maintaining their skills and fitness levels.
Dotstar Design has been chosen to design and develop a replacement software test platform for the Helicopter division of Airbus.
“The services we offer will give a component the highest thermal shock that it will receive in its lifetime,” states Roger Haw, managing director of Flame Hardeners Ltd.
Composites are two or more materials with very different physical or chemical properties combined in such a way to give properties superior to those of the constituent elements. Many types of plastics can be reinforced often with fibres and this combination can produce some of the strongest materials for their weight that technology has ever developed...and the most versatile.
Fitsco developed its ‘patent-pending’ new range of plastic threaded inserts in 2017. Since then, the new LiteFit plastic threaded insert has been specified as a ‘metal replacement’ part for an ‘in-cockpit’ application on the Eurofighter Typhoon.
We are constantly being introduced to new means of connecting, updating and digitising every aspect of our lives, and the automotive industry is no exception.
When a manufacturer is considering security issues around fasteners, generally there are three aspects: 1.) the ability of the fastener to securely do its job and withstand problems such as vandalism; 2.) how secure will the fastener be in service, how for example will it seal or retain components and/or fluids? And 3.) how confident can I be in my selection and my supply chain?
“The brief was simple to begin with – a box for my electric toothbrush”, explains Ged McCall, Schelle founder. He turned to Rutland Plastics for help.
In an increasingly global and competitive marketplace, YKK Europe Ltd. is leading the assault on product development times by investing in Stratasys PolyJet 3D printing technology.