by Mary Pruter and Scott Lenz, PCC Nothing says Summer like PLASTIC CLEAR THREADED POLYCARBONATE POST & SCREWS! PRODUCT COMPONENTS has thousands of these Post & Screws in stock! • Strong! Durable! Reusable! • Binds flexible plastic, leather, swatch book fabric and paper, key cases, etc. • … [Read more...] about JULY FEATURED PRODUCT! Polycarbonate Post & Screws!!
by Mary Pruter and Scott Lenz, PCC Our featured product for April: Rapid Assembly Post & Screws! Nothing but the facts: • Polypropylene Post, Acetal Screw • Available Slotted and Unslotted (varies by size and color) • Available in black and white (varies by size and drive) • Binds … [Read more...] about APRIL FEATURED PROJECT: Rapid Assembly Post & Screws!
by Mary Pruter and Scott Lenz, PCC PRODUCT COMPONENTS CORPORATION has PVC NUTS, BOLTS AND WASHERS! • Many sizes available in stock. • Lead times as short as 2 weeks on non-stock items. Take a look at all of them here: PVC NUTS, BOLTS & WASHERS And now the age-old question: Why … [Read more...] about MARCH FEATURED PRODUCT: PVC Nuts, Bolts & Washers!
by Mary Pruter and Scott Lenz, PCC The lights have been down for weeks, the trees have been abandoned by the side of the road - but it's still Xmas in February! X-mas Tree Clips, that is... X-mas tree clips are a push-in fastener, a cousin of the rivet - used mainly to attach all sorts of trim … [Read more...] about FEBRUARY FEATURED PRODUCT: X-mas Tree Clips!
Courtesy of New Process Fibre We conclude this three-part blog by taking a look at criteria for industrial applications: INDUSTRIES AND APPLICATIONS A broad range of industries use plastics for myriad applications. Some of the industries using these plastics include: OIL AND GAS The … [Read more...] about Plastic Material Selection Criteria – Part 3 (of 3)!
Courtesy of marketresearch.biz via COMTEX Global Plastic Fasteners Market 2018 is an extensive, professional analysis bringing Plastic Fasteners market research data which is pertinent to new market entrants and recognized players. The Plastic Fasteners market report covers data that makes the … [Read more...] about Plastic Fasteners Market Analysis: Now … And Beyond!
In these fraught times, we just thought we’d take a moment to stop down and talk again about our very humble, very hard-working founder – Joe Saks. After working for a successful, high volume component reproducer for more than 40 years, Joe decided that the little man was being ignored – or … [Read more...] about A Kinder, Gentler Blog
Courtesy of Machine Design Threaded and nonthreaded conventional plastic fasteners have the same dimensional thread class and fit standards as those for metal fasteners. Sizes range from 00 to in. in diameter and in lengths up to 6 in. Threaded plastic fasteners include bolts, screws, rods, … [Read more...] about Yet ANOTHER Primer on the Glory of PLASTIC FASTENERS!
The beauty of threaded rod is that the name says it all: it’s a rod. And it’s threaded. It’s just that simple. Threaded rod is ideal for highly demanding applications that require impeccable fastening performance and tensile strength. Plastic threaded rods are extremely versatile in terms of their … [Read more...] about The Ballad of Threaded Rod (What Is It and What Are Its Uses?)
By Zan Smith, Frank Jaarsma, and David Sheridan (via pddnet.com) Some applications work only in metal and others only in plastic. Many, however, occupy a large middle ground in which either will work. At such times, plastic is often the material of choice given its many benefits. Compared to … [Read more...] about The Art of Using Plastic Instead of Metal