Steve Adkins explores the benefits a fastener expert that can deliver to OEMs and tier suppliers
When designing a new project, manufacturers will often focus on how ‘high value’ components can embody their innovation as a business. However, innovation is not restricted by size, and the benefits of specifying correct fasteners are illustrated in a multitude of applications. Weight, cost, ease of installation and product standardization are four key features to consider when specifying fasteners for applications.
To gain balance between these factors, manufacturers should partner with a business whose expertise lies in fasteners. Design engineers could be forgiven for overlooking the simple fastener, considering the huge number of decisions that come into play when introducing an entirely new project.Fastener Articles, Fasteners, News