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2021-08-25

The Next Generation of Tension Control Bolts

Tension control bolts have long been a staple for a select group of fabricators and erectors. It has been my task for a number of years to get the word out on TC bolts. The message quite often falls on deaf ears. The industry is very polarized; use them and love them or do not […]

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2021-05-20

BOLT TIGHTENING METHODS : THE PROS AND CONS

When assembling your product using a bolt and a nut, the process may seem more or less trivial. But is it really? The answer is no! Proper preloading of a bolted connection when required can be a difficult task. Insufficient preload due to an inaccurate tightening method can be a cause of bolted joint failure. […]

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2021-04-09

CORROSION-RESISTANT COATINGS FOR STRUCTURAL BOLTS

High strength structural bolts are designed for “steel to steel” connections. They are perfect for applications requiring high tensile strength or tension control such as bridges, buildings, airports, stadiums, and other structures requiring steel to steel connections. Structural products are often exposed to many external factors such as water, varying temperatures or salty air, and […]

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