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Wheel Stud and Wheel Bolt

Most wheels are attached to vehicles using either wheel studs or wheel bolts. So...

Oil and Gas Fastener

The oil and gas industry is full of rugged environments and heavy-duty machinery, all...

Studs

We’ve talked a lot about screws, and we’ve talked a lot about bolts. But...

Course and Fine Threads

Threads are an essential component of many fasteners. They are how fasteners work to...

Automotive-Bolts-Screws-&-Studs

Trying to determine the right fastener for your application, but getting lost in all...

External-Bolt-Threads

April 4, 2022How to Measure Screws

Screws are externally threaded fasteners designed to be inserted into holes in assembled parts,...

Made in America

March 16, 2022What Are MS Fasteners?

At Wilson-Garner, we manufacture a long list of specialty fasteners, which are used for...

Various Head Markings

We’ve talked about bolt grades in some of our past articles — but, just like...

Automotive-Bolts-Screws-&-Studs

If you work in the automotive industry, you know how important choosing the right...

Roller

Generally speaking, there are two main methods of producing external threads on a fastener:...

Studs-Bolts-Screws

Engineers and manufacturers often put a lot of thought into which type of fastener...

Special-Fasteners

There’s an abundance of fastener types out there — and when you add speciality...

Hex-Head-Cap-Screws-in-a-Pile

December 14, 2021Unique Screw Head Types

When most people think of a screw, the most common Phillips head is likely...

Placebolts-in-a-Pile

Place bolts are just one of the many fasteners available, but they’re important ones....

steel-screw-fasteners

At Wilson-Garner, we pride ourselves on being a global supplier of specialty fasteners manufactured...

ISO-standards

Standards are a common set of guidelines and requirements created by manufacturers, OEMs, or...

cold-forming

October 13, 2021What Is Cold Forming?

As you may know, there are several ways to make fasteners, including cold forming,...

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Fasteners are pieces of hardware used to mechanically affix two or more objects together...

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Wilson-Garner Company provides our customers with free online certifications for every lot of product...

AA-Place-Bolts

There are three common steel bolt manufacturing methods: cold forming, hot forging, and machining....

m5_m8_military_bolts

If you’ve ever spent time looking at different screw and bolt heads, you’ve probably...

Various Head Markings

Understanding a Few Common ASTM Inch-Series Bolt Grade Markings While SAE J429 Grades 2,...

Metric Head Markings

We’ve talked about how to use head markings to determine the different grades and...

wedge-tensile-test

In the fastener world, you’ll often hear terms like proof load, yield strength, and...

Bolt-Threads-per-Inch

Threads are quite amazing when you stop to think about it. Yeah I know,...

External-Bolt-Threads

In Part 1 of our Threads Series, we provided some terminology and explained some of...

Test-Bolts-Test-Nuts-Test-Washers-(3)

Torque-tension testing is an aid to fastener and process engineers in developing installation torque...

Wilson-Garner-ISO-17025-Scope

If you poke around a few industrial websites, you’ll begin to notice plenty of...

Bolt-with-Rockwell-Core-Hardness-Indents

The hardness of steel is a measure of the steel’s ability to resist deformation,...

Hardenability-Curve-Chart

Hardenability of steel is the ability of the steel to achieve a hardness value...

Asymmetric-Place-Bolt

Asymmetric Place bolts work based on two design features that complement each other. But...

bolt-screw-difference

As with so many things, the answer to “What’s the difference between a bolt...

Cadmium-Electroplate-Steel-Fastener-Finish

Surface finishes are often applied to plain steel fasteners to improve corrosion resistance. There...

2A threads vs. 3A threads

In Part 1 of our Threads Series, we provided some terminology and explained some of...

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