Thin Wall solid-construction thread inserts install with standard drips, taps, and wrenches. Standard size and pitch external threads eliminate the need for special tap or drill sizes. Self-locking external threads with factory-applied Loctite keep Thin Wall inserts from backing out or vibrating loose. Newly installed inserts can be fastened to within minutes. Applications include those where insert size is an issue.
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Fifty-six-year-old Pasquale Russo has been doing metalwork for more than 30 years in a tiny southern Italy village. Many craftsmen like him brought with them fabrication skills when they came from the Old World to America.
Linear guides are one of the most important components required for the design of automated or computer-controlled equipment. Aluminum profile extrusions, used for these guides, can enable designed-in functional features.
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