Choosing the Right Caster

What Are Casters? Several components make up your average caster. This includes the wheel, rig, bearing, mounting plate (to name a few). The components of a caster all come in different types and sizes. As a result, you can get pretty much any type of caster that you may need, with a huge amount of component customization options. Different types of component options work well together depending on what your specific needs are. Selecting a […]

Benefits of Solid Rivets

Benefits of Solid Rivets Solid rivets are some of the oldest and most common type of fasteners out there. There’s even evidence that they were used as far back as the Bronze Age. The reason they’re so prevalent is due to the many advantages that comes with using them. So, what makes them so beneficial? We came up with a few of the advantages and explained them below. Ease of Use Solid rivets do not require […]

The Difference Between Screws and Bolts

Screw and Bolts – What’s the Difference?   Bolts and screws are both pretty standard fasteners within many different industries. They’re both used as building fasteners to help position components and hold them together. While they may look similar, they both have their own unique uses and applications. The fundamental difference between bolts and screws lies in how they are used. What are Screws?   Screws are externally threaded fasteners. They can be inserted into […]