Liquid vs Non-Liquid Lubricants for ACME Screws

Lead ACME Screw

What are the benefits of using lubricants on ACME screws? For starters, lubricants will make it easier to separate screws and nuts later. They’ll also make screws more powerful and protect screws from things like wear and tear and corrosion. If you’re going to use lubricants on ACME screws, there are two main types that… Read more »

What Are the Advantages of ACME Screws?

ACME Screws

If you’re searching for screws for industrial purposes, you’ll have several options. That said, there are many advantages to using using ACME screws. Learn more about some of the biggest benefits of using ACME screws below. They’re affordable. Cost is usually a big concern for those investing in screws and other connectors, so that’s as… Read more »

The Advantages of Stainless Steel Fasteners

Stainless Steel Fasteners

Are you preparing to invest in screws, nuts, and other fasteners for your operation? You should strongly consider using stainless steel fasteners as opposed to fasteners made out of any other material. Check out some of the biggest benefits of using stainless steel fasteners below. They won’t corrode or rust. Unlike some other materials that… Read more »

The Basics of Threaded Rods

Threaded rods have found a home in a variety of different industries. General contractors, electricians, and more turn to threaded rods time and time again to bring two things together and form a strong connection between them. But despite the usefulness of threaded rods, they’re not as well known as screws, nuts, and other threaded… Read more »

The Purposes of Threaded Rods

A group of threaded rods

Most people are pretty familiar with ACME screws and nuts and the purpose that they serve. But they’re not always as familiar with ACME threaded rods. Threaded rods, which are also referred to as studs, are long rods that have threading located on both of their ends. They’ve become useful to those in a variety… Read more »

Information on Screw Threading

ACME Screws

Most people are at least vaguely familiar with screw threads and what they do. Screw threads are the helical structures that wrap around the outside of a screw and help those using screws to switch back and forth between using rotational and linear movement or force. What some people don’t realize, though, is that there… Read more »

Things You May Not Know About Threaded Fasteners

Threaded Fasteners

You may not realize it, but you’re surrounded by threaded fasteners almost all the time. They’re used to hold all sorts of things together. Without threaded fasteners, everything from assembling a desk to building a house would be near impossible. They play a key role in our day-to-day lives. Here are some interesting facts about… Read more »

The Importance of TPI When Selecting a Fastener For Your Machine

ACME threads per inch guide

Are you looking for the right fasteners for a particular project? There are myriad factors you’ll need to consider. For example, you’ll need to think about what diameter you need your fasteners to be. You’ll also need to spend some time thinking about what materials the fasteners should be made out of. But one of… Read more »

A Look at the Different Types of Threaded Rods

Closeup of a Threaded Rod

Threaded rods have gained a faithful following over the years in a variety of different industries. Those in the construction world, in particular, have turned to threaded rods early and often when fastening things together as part of their projects. Threaded rods come in many sizes and are available in both right-hand and left-hand thread… Read more »

How to Determine the Thread You Need For Your Fastener

Thread for Fasteners

If you’re in the process of trying to pick out fasteners for a project right now, you might be a little bit confused about which threads your fasteners should have. There are some fasteners that have extremely tight threads and others that have threads that are more spaced out. It’s important for you to choose… Read more »