The case for structural blind fasteners in automotive applications

15 November 2017

By Graham Musgrove, product engineer, Arconic Fastening Systems and Rings

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The call for lightweighting has led to significant advancements in how we design and construct vehicles. Technology gains have resulted in new and exciting possibilities, but they have also created unique problem sets. The move toward increased aluminium usage in vehicles in one example.