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Frequency: 12 issues/year
Description: Engineering360's Fastening, Joining & Assembly Newsletter covers information about fasteners and materials that hold parts together (screws, rivets, bolts, adhesives, etc.), the tools and systems that automate application/dispensing of fasteners/adhesives, and new assembly/disassembly techniques integrated into system design.
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Covers new technologies impacting the aerospace industry.
Serves manufacturers of consumer, commercial, business, and medical appliances, as well as the design and engineering firms, product development, and industrial design firms supporting this industry segment.
Helps engineers specify optimum parts and select best fabrication practices to improve performance, lower cost, and speed production of today's passenger cars, trucks, and off-road vehicles
Building & Design
Covers the materials, hardware, and tools used to design and construct new building projects or rehabilitate and renovate existing structures.
Covers design, construction, and operation of plants and machinery for making such products as acids, dyes, drugs, plastics, and synthetic rubber by adapting the chemical reactions discovered by the laboratory chemist to large-scale production.
Coatings & Surface Engineering
Covers new products and developments in materials, applications, and processes for surface engineering.
Defense & Security Technology
Updates subscribers with the latest developments across all technology sectors relevant to defense and security.
Electronic Test Equipment
Keeps subscribers up-to-date on the field of electronic testing, from test instruments and PCB tests, to test and inspection strategies.
Covers all areas of the climate control discipline, including heating, ventilating, and air conditioning.
Industrial Processing Equipment
Covers products and solutions used in large-scale manufacturing of fluids, gases, and powders.
Light & Laser
Covers materials and components used in the creation, detection, or manipulation of light.
Machine Tools & Metal Working
Offers information relevant to the shaping, drilling, grinding, cutting, and other “metal working” processes that are generally carried out with machine tools or multi-tool machining centers.
Offers information on a range of mechanical components, systems, and solutions.
Medical Equipment Design
Tracks trends and product news in the medical equipment field.
Motion Control Components
Provides current news on products designed to precisely control movement of machinery.
For engineers and other professionals involved in building materials and devices on a nanoscale – molecular or atomic structures measuring less than 100 nm.
Plant & Facilities Engineering
Covers industry trends and events, equipment, and techniques related to plant and facilities engineering (also known as maintenance engineering or reliability engineering).
Plastics & Resins
Focuses on new materials, from engineered thermoplastics to plastic films and composites.
Reports on all of the components that go into constructing robots and robotic systems, as well as the software used to program them.
Provides industry news on instruments, apparatus, software, detectors, and techniques in experimental measurement.
Shock, Vibration & Noise
Looks at the ways of measuring and minimizing the effects of factors related to shock, vibration and noise through the use of devices.
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Focuses on proper selection, application and uses of today's smart positioners, controllers, and valve actuators, as well as the maintenance, repair, and replacement of valves.
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Past Issues of this eNewsletter
Volume 12 - Issue 10 - 10/26/2017
Handheld Servo Screwdriver on PKS-Stand; Bolt Patching Grades of Nylon Powder; No Insignificant Surfaces, 1,000+ Hours Corrosion Resistance; Success Secured in a Backflip; New Acrylic Tape for Automotive Exterior Component Attachment; Automatic Screwdriver Systems with Demo Video; Customized Automation Systems Deliver High Reliability
Volume 12 - Issue 9 - 09/28/2017
Tape is Replacing Mechanical Fasteners; Coiled Pins Balance Strength and Flexibility; Silicone Bonding and Sealing; VHB Adhesive Tape Provides Reliable Bond; Build the Best Work Truck; Speed Assembly, Eliminate Risk, Try SLIC
Volume 12 - Issue 7 - 07/27/2017
Build the Best Work Truck; Handheld Servo Screwdriver on PKS-Stand; Simplify Your Manufacturing Process; Eliminate Fasteners for Endless Possibilities; Releases Updated Alignment Dowel Catalog; Change What's Possible with Metal Bonding Assemblies; When Just Fastening Isn't Enough; New Acrylic Tape for Automotive Exterior Component Attachment; Surface Contact Pressure Indicating Sensor
Volume 12 - Issue 6 - 06/22/2017
Southco Grabber Catch Latches at bisco; A Strong Bond is Just the Beginning; Bolt Patching Grades of Nylon Powder; Clean Alternative for Fastening Sheet Metal; Xylan High-performance Fastener Coatings; Torsion Springs; Your Go-to Guide for Bolt Information
Volume 12 - Issue 5 - 05/25/2017
AS9100 Rev C Certified Fastener Requirements; Applying the Correct Torque to Bolts; Handheld Servo Screwdriver on PKS-Stand; Change What's Possible with Metal Bonding Assemblies; Move Away from the 2-piece Brazed Design; Achieve Rates 2X Faster Than Conventional Feeding Systems!; Success Secured in a Backflip; Adhesive Tapes Viable Replacement for Traditional Fasteners
Volume 12 - Issue 4 - 04/27/2017
Simplify Your Manufacturing Process; Ready for Takeoff: Metal Additive Manufacturing and the Aerospace Industry; Self-drill Through Thick Metals; Bonding and Sealing with Wacker Silicones; Xylan High-performance Fastener Coatings; Success Secured in a Backflip
Volume 12 - Issue 3 - 03/23/2017
AS9100 Rev C Certified Fastener Requirements; Handheld EC-Servo Screwdrivers; Strength has Never Looked This Good; Flexible Electrical Conduits – Are Your Circuits Getting the Proper Protection?; Self-clinching Captive Panel Screws (Bulletin PF); Automatic Screwdriver Systems with Demo Video; Clean Alternative for Fastening Sheet Metal; New Compression Limiter Design Guide; Your Guide to Pipe Fittings
Volume 12 - Issue 2 - 02/23/2017
AS9100 Rev C Certified Fastener Requirements; 3M Spray Adhesive - Just Got Better; Heavy-duty Slide (500 lb Load Rating); Made-in-USA Stock and Custom Springs for Any Project; Automatic Screwdriver Systems with Demo Video; Wire Rope Lanyards - Per Your Imagination; Xylan High-performance Fastener Coatings; Success Secured in a Backflip
Volume 12 - Issue 1 - 01/26/2017
Easily Assemble Any Material with The DEPRAG Adaptive-DFS; Active Band Pass Filters; Xtreme Tolerance Rings in Mag Drive Pumps; Automatic Screwdriver Systems with Demo Video; Eliminate Costly Screw-fastening Errors; Clean Alternative for Fastening Sheet Metal; No Insignificant Surfaces, 1,000+ Hours Corrosion Resistance
Volume 11 - Issue 12 - 12/22/2016
Specification Guide: Push On Fasteners; Webinar - Additive Manufacturing: Moving Metals Towards the Production Line; Webinar: The Material Sourcing Paradigm Shift; CR4 Blog: Is There a Future for Bio-based Adhesives?
Volume 11 - Issue 11 - 11/23/2016
Screwdriving Technology at Its Best; Webinar - No More Shaky, Noisy Valves; Rapid Panel Attachment with U-Nuts; Quick-locking Pin Revolutionizes Assembly Operations
Volume 11 - Issue 10 - 10/27/2016
G-Clips for Bar Grating Installation; It's Time to Rethink Your Design and Assembly; Fastener Threads; Upcoming Webinar: Which Optical Measurement Sensor is Best?; Mounting Magnets with Tolerance Rings; Largest Stock Spring Selection in the World; Automatic Screwdriver Systems with Demo Video; Brazing Alloy Preforms; Pinnacle Cordless Stud Welder; Surface Contact Pressure Indicating Sensor; On-demand Event: Is Your Workforce Future Ready?
Volume 11 - Issue 9 - 09/22/2016
eacy feed; Secure Bonding with Acrylic Tape; It's Time to Rethink Your Design and Assembly; Fastening Evolved; Surface Mount Spring-loaded Captive Panel Screws; Solutions for Your Assembly Challenges; Oval Compression Limiters; Torsion Springs; E 900; How Do You Measure Torque?; Rubber Boot Applications
Volume 11 - Issue 8 - 08/25/2016
Locknuts - Inconel, Duplex, 904L, and more!; No Road. No Map. No Problem.; Change How You Think of Industrial Assembly; Wear and Corrosion USA-made Fasteners; Inserts for Plastics Design Guide; Versatile External Positioning Hinges; Largest Stock Spring Selection in the World; New Multi-purpose Double-coated Tapes; Clean Alternative for Fastening Sheet Metal; Partners in Success - Concept to Production
Volume 11 - Issue 7 - 07/28/2016
G-Clips for Bar Grating Installation; Consider NORBOND Polyurethane Tape for Distinct Advantages; Dream. Design. Deliver.; Automatic Screwdriver Systems; New Rebel Multi-process Welder; Self-sealing Fastening Without Chemistry; Solutions for Your Assembly Challenges; Ultra Precision Extension Springs
Volume 11 - Issue 6 - 06/23/2016
RIDGID B-500 Transportable Pipe Beveller Saves Time; Dream. Design. Deliver.; Fastener Threads; Custom Ratchets for Custom Applications; Launches Welder Givewaway Promotion; Now Stocking; Off-the-Shelf Pin Installation Equipment; Design Quieter and Lighter Cars with Die Cut Thinsulate
Volume 11 - Issue 5 - 05/26/2016
Locknuts - Inconel, Duplex, 904L, and more!; The Advantages of Edge Bonded Shims; Bolt Patching Grades of Nylon Powder; Dream. Design. Deliver.; New ReelFast Surface Mount Spring-loaded Captive Panel Screws; New Rebel Multi-process Welder; High-performance Fastener Coatings; Solutions for Your Assembly Challenges; Spiralock Key Locking Threaded Inserts