Fastening System for Prepainted MetalSeptember 18, 2019
AKH, Inc.AKH, Inc. displays its painted Fas-Ner system, which allows for direct insertion into prepainted metal. The self-piercing fasteners are color matched to the color of the painted assembly, allowing for the elimination of spot welding and riveting. The system, a punch and die operation, automatically feeds, punches, inserts and locks the self-piercing fastener to produce a solid joint in one high-cycle operation. The system joins similar or dissimilar metals and thicknesses. Options range from a single-hit machine to an automated turnkey system, including insertion into main production lines with the assistance of machine integrators.
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