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Selecting Fastening Components to Optimize Manufacturing Efficiencies
3/8/2013

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SNAP-LINE Captive Fasteners incorporate D-SNAP Technology and feature tool-less installation. These products dramatically decrease assembly time of the hardware installation to provide operational efficiencies and improved quality.   (Source: DIRAK)
SNAP-LINE Captive Fasteners incorporate D-SNAP Technology and feature tool-less installation. These products dramatically decrease assembly time of the hardware installation to provide operational efficiencies and improved quality.
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Ann R. Thryft
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Good summary
Ann R. Thryft   3/18/2013 4:18:08 PM
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Thanks for a good summary and clear description of fastener selection considerations.



Greg M. Jung
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Audible Feedback
Greg M. Jung   3/23/2013 10:59:21 PM
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I really appreciate the audiable feedback of this design when it is properly snapped in.  This is very important in a manufacturing environment and helps make assemblies that are mistake-proof.

Cabe Atwell
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Re: Audible Feedback
Cabe Atwell   7/31/2013 7:22:28 PM
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Agreed, there's nothing more satisfying than hearing the audible 'snap' letting you know that the exact amount of force has been applied to the assembly. 

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