TITLE

Even Humble Screws Get a Battery of Quality Checks

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Assembly;May2009, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses quality checks being performed by Semblex Corp. in its fastener manufacturing facilities in Elmhurst, Illinois. Quality checks start before the production of a single fastener in the plant. Quality checks are not complete even after sorting method because a sample from every batch of fasteners is sent to an on-site laboratory which runs a test for hardness, material composition, corrosion, tensile and torsional strength and drive characteristics.
ACCESSION #
41875842

 

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