Brief Overview of Self-Clinching Hardware and Their Advantages rfq

Self-clinching hardware like nuts, pins and other fasteners are used in thin metal assemblies. They are installed by being pushed into pliable sheets. Once in place, they do not fall out and form a permanent part of the final structure. They are able to maintain the integrity of the structure even under strenuous operation. They stay in place even when an external force is applied.


The threading of Self Clinching Hardware allows them to be used multiple times. They come into use when extruded threading is of no use. The sheet into which the hardware is installed should be softer (more ductile). This will allow effortless integration of the hardware into the sheet.


Advantages of Self-Clinching Hardware


Self-cinching hardware is used in aerospace, automotive, manufacturing, This hardware offers ease of use, durability, and efficiency in applications. Self-clinching hardware is used in applications for the following benefits:


1. Their threads are load bearing, which means that they can easily be re-used. Also, they can be used for arduous activities.


2. Since they can be integrated into a component, they take up less space.


3. They offer ease of use.


4. They are durable.


5. The use of several components like washers and nuts are eliminated since they are set into the assembly directly. This allows for quicker and easier assembly of components.


6. Since the number of parts used is lesser, the final design is lighter.


7. They are economical. Since they eliminate the use of other parts, they reduce the overall cost of the entire assembly as well.


8. Self-clinching hardware is efficient in application. They do not fall out or loosen with time.


9. This hardware is capable of providing threads in metal as thin as 0.50 mm.


10. Since they are incorporated seamlessly, self-cinching hardware lends a clean look to the entire design when installed.


RAB Components’ Offerings


A variety of self-clinching hardware is available with RAB Components. They supply hardware with a variety of options in terms of material, sizes, and designs. The following products are regularly stocked with RAB Components, and can be obtained at a moment’s notice:


  • Nuts
  • Studs
  • Spacers
  • Standoffs
  • Pins
  • Concealed-head and more

  • Self-clinching hardware is an integral part of any manufacturing unit. We utilize 30 years of industrial experience to procure quality products. We offer our customers reliable and efficient service and products.


    For more details, please request a quote here. You can also call at 1-631-539-4741/ 1-631-482-8260, or email your requirements at rabcomponents@yahoo.com.