The October/November 2020 digital edition of
Fastener Technology International is now available.


Annual Company Profiles Section

Emphasis Articles on Coating & Plating:

  • Fasteners Finishes for the Future, by Andrew R. Pfeifer
  • Zinc Flake Coating Systems With New & Improved Base Coat, by Matthew Delawder
  • Long-Term Corrosion Resistance in Applications from Rural & City Climates to Onshore Environments, by Terry D. Windham
  • “Best Practices”, by Don George and Calvin Bassil
  • Investing in Engineering & Coating the Impossible
  • Finding a Replacement for Hard Chrome Plating, by Mia Grundtvig

Roundup Articles: 1. Packaging, 2.Aerospace Fasteners

Update Article on wire 2020 Trade Fair in Düsseldorf, Germany: Fastener Related Exhibits

Feature Articles:

  • USPTO Fastener Patents
  • How EDM Improves Fastener Tooling, by Stephen Doldo
  • Forming Tap Enables Stable & Chip-Free Tapping in Cylindrical Piston Production, by Mark Coryea
  • Accurate Force Measurement, Even in Low Measuring Ranges, David Stucki
  • How Deflection Range Affects the Performance of Disc Springs, by John Leckfor, Fastener Focus Cover Article
  • The Traveling Salesman Spends 10 Minutes with…Peggy Hsieh of Brighton-Best International
  • Connecting at a Distance: Pac-West/SEFA/SFA Joint Virtual Conference Happens in October 2020, by Vickie K. Lester
  • Post Crisis World: Opportunity to Adjust Business Strategy in Wake of COVID-19 & Other Business Dynamics, by Marc Strandquist
  • Lockbolts An Alternative to Welding
  • Buy or Build: Companies Reconsidering Subcontract Manufacturing in China, by Doug Donahue
  • WINTER HARDWARE – Understanding the Different Head Styles and Uses of Plow Bolts, by Kevin Connolly

Spotlight Article: Process Control

Plus…Industry, Corporate, Regional and Product News & Regular Columns

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