The Difference Between a Bolt and a Screw

As with so many things, the answer to “What’s the difference between a bolt and a screw?” can best be answered by saying, “It depends on who you ask”. Most people have an idea in their head of what a bolt is and what a screw is. But there are such a wide variety of […]

How Asymmetric Place Bolts Work

Asymmetric place bolts work based on two design features that compliment each other. But before we get to the specifics, let’s take a moment and introduce place bolts. An asymmetric place bolt is a special type of bolt that is designed to be self-locking and resist loosening due to vibration. The self-locking action is achieved […]