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Can screws be reused?

12th July 2017
10th August 2016 By Martin Rüedy, fastener expert team, Bossard Group Ref: FFT160810 The reuse of screws after operational use is not to be re…

The benefit of lockbolts

23rd June 2017
By Dr.-Ing. Hans- Albert Staedler Seventy years ago Louis C. Huck - the founder of Huck Fasteners, which ultimately became part of Arconic Fastening …

New universal structural bonders

15th June 2017
Henkel has developed a range of universal structural bonders using new patented hybrid technology. This innovative approach substantially extends the …

A new standard for efficiency

30th May 2017
The function of the design engineer is changing as professionals increasingly play a more active role in an engineering company’s value chain. No long…

Testing bolt resistance to vibration

24th May 2017
First published: 29th September 2015 By Jozef Dominik, owner, FERODOM s.r.o Ref: FFT150929 For engineers involved in the design and maintenance o…


Feature Article

Henkel innovations underpin automotive lightweighting

Vehicle lightweighting is one of the automotive industry’s most prevalent trends, thanks largely to the presence of increasingly stringent emissions l…