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Spot welding is a common resistance technique to weld two or more metal sheets. Spot welding is primarily achieved by applying pressure and electric current to the spot-weld area. The metal’s internal resistance to the electric current generates the required heat. Spot welding gets its namesake due to the tiny dot the weld creates, which looks like a spot. Weld nuts are often used in tandem within the spot welding process to provide high-strength fastening capabilities in restricted or limited space areas.
Rivet Nut Uses and Installation
There are very few products in the world of fasteners that combine sturdy and reliable holds with a nearly effortless installation process. Rivet nut fasteners are designed to provide quick and easy installations for a wide range of applications, including those that require a completely flush finish or a blind install. Rivet nuts are available in several unique head and body styles, including the extremely popular flat head style, which provides a seamless anchor point for multiple purposes.
Stud Welding - Everything You Need to Know
Stud welding. What is it? How can it improve my processes? What types of stud welding equipment and fasteners will I need to succeed? These are the types of questions often asked before experiencing stud welding for the first time. The fact is that stud welding has been used throughout the 20th and 21st centuries to manufacture a broad range of products for nearly countless applications.
January 14, 2022
With several different types of floating nut insert options to choose from, it can be difficult to determine which is right for your specific application. Monroe-JHP Fastener’s provides float nut resources and information that explains the differences in each floating nut style, simplifying the float nut selection process and saving you valuable time and money...
Self Clinching Studs – Quality Fasteners for Load Bearing Applications
January 5, 2022
Press fit and clinch style self clinching studs are light to medium fastening products manufactured for applications required to withstand low to moderate levels of torque. Our Captive Fastener® brand self-clinching studs are the equivalent to PEM® Studs in form fit and function, and when installed, are designed to become a permanent fixture of the part, component, or device onto which it’s installed...
How to Use a Weld Nut
December 30, 2021
Weld nuts are one of the most underappreciated and underrecognized industrial fastener products. Both standard spot and projection weld nuts provide an effective way to permanently attach a fastener to a metal workpiece, allowing additional fasteners or parts to be added to the initial workpiece. Weld nuts are available in several sizes and styles for a broad range of applications...