self-tapping


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self-tapping

adj
(Mechanical Engineering) (of a screw) cutting its own thread when screwed into a plain hole in a metal sheet
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Supply of locked plates and screws (large fragments, small fragments, radius, clavicle, femur, tibia), washers, self-tapping and non-self-tapping screws.
Expansion and self-tapping inserts are also available in brass for use in plastics or in the case of wood, and some composite materials, steel and stainless self-tapping inserts can be supplied.
Accessories include a bus system for enclosures that share common power and data connections, wall suspension elements, terminal blocks, plug headers, self-tapping screws, and transparent lids.
KFx reported on Friday the receipt of the third patent for self-punching or self-tapping orthopedic anchors that eliminate the need to drill a hole prior to insertion.
At the bottom of each leg assembly, Gipson installed a metal self-tapping screw, but he said a pin or bolt would work also.
Cranford Manufacturing offers you a solution in its EZY Double Arm Bow Hangers--now available in Mossy Oak Break-Up Infinity, Each is equipped with Cranford's popular EZY Self-Tapping Screw that is said to be the fastest and sharpest on the market today.
7 May 2014 - UK industrial fastenings maker Trifast plc (LON:TRI) announced today it had proposed to buy Italian self-tapping and self-forming screws manufacturer Viterie Italia Centrale Srl, or VIC, for EUR27m (USD38m), in a move to boost its offering and European footprint.
According to MSHA's report, the accident occurred because the two self-tapping screws used to mount the cable tray on the right side were not long enough to support the cable tray when electrical cable was placed in it.
It incorporates an easy-to-use, double-lead thread and self-tapping screw with an innovative rod-delivery system to increase implant efficiency.
Instead, owners can attach the covers with self-tapping screws at any point along the length of a conveyor's structure.
Top, base, and intermediate rings, assembled by 2 self-tapping screws.
Also, installation is not dependent on the location of an idler frame; instead, owners can attach the covers with self-tapping screws at any point along the length of a conveyor's structure.