Tuesday, May 31, 2016
This is a special phillips flat DIN965 machine screw measuring M3 X 0.5 X 9MM and manufactured in the USA using steel with zinc plating finish. These parts we typically supply to our customer with a production run for each order at the quantity requested, typically around 3,000 pieces. While a variety of M3 X 0.5 DIN965 screws are available as standards, the 9MM length is often an impossible item to find off the shelf and requires production as a special.
Friday, May 20, 2016
This is a special dowel pin made for our aerospace customer using 420 stainless steel material at just 100 pieces. After production the pins were separately passivated using a NADCAP certified facility using a process of passivation with descaling and a 24 hour water immersion test that is typically recommended for 400 series stainless steel materials.
Friday, May 13, 2016
This is a special 10-32 X .590 socket head cap screw made in the USA using Grade 8 steel with black oxide finish. It is a part we have supplied for many years on a blanket as-released purchase order basis, typically holding 6-12 months of supply at all times to allow for maximum flexibility to our customer.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
This is a special partially threaded machine screw supplied to our customer at 30,000 pieces. The part is made using 18-8 stainless steel and is slightly tapered at the point to allow for faster use in the customer's application. The head is a slightly off-standard pan head with a phillips drive. Parts are made in the United States.
Friday, May 6, 2016
This is a special 2-56 X .625 inch slotted fillister machine screw in 18-8 stainless steel material, made in the USA at a relatively small quantity batch of 500 pieces. Parts are provided to our aerospace customer with a AS9102 compliant First Article Inspection Report (FAIR) and a number of required certificates.