Compare different methods for creating threads in your parts and follow step-by-step instructions on how to install your fasteners.

1. Why to use threaded fasteners for assembly

Pros

  • Cleaner option compared to adhesives
  • Strong mechanical assemblies
  • Disassembly is possible

Cons

  • Requires extra tools and materials
  • Installing fasteners takes some time
  • Not suitable for repeated disassembly like snap-fits, push-fits or interlocking joints

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