Split Second No Hole Fastening

Featured Product from Nelson Fastener Systems


The Nelson® Stud Welding process is an extremely fast and dependable means of end welding steel, stainless steel or aluminum projections. Nelson studs eliminate punching, drilling, tapping, reaming, riveting, and hand welding. The resulting weld is stonger than the stud material and base material.

No matter what your fastening need, Nelson has the answer. We maintain a full in-stock inventory of standard studs and fasteners available for quick shipment and also offer custom designed engineering services to meet your specialized fastener application needs. Moreover, we offer a complete line of stud welding systems under the Nelson® Nelweld®, N800i™, N1500i™, and NCD+™ brands, as well as offer custom designed modular, fixed production and robotic stud welding systems.

Our engineering pros will work with yours to ensure you get the fastener or system you need to complete your stud welding projects in the most economical and efficient manner.

What's more, no matter where you're located, we can handle your needs promptly with sales and service locations throughout the world. Whether you're in North or South America, Europe or Asia, we can get you what you need and when you need it. To speak with one of our expert sales professionals, please visit our worldwide contacts page to find an expert in your area.

Nelson® Stud Welding, founded 75 years ago, is the leading global manufacturer and distributor of weld stud fasteners and application equipment serving a broad range of markets on a worldwide basis including the automotive, construction and industrial markets. Stud welding products are suitable for the fastening needs of virtually every industry and our products include externally threaded fasteners, shear connectors, concrete anchors, punching resistor studs, inserts, ports, pipe & cable hangers, weld studs and bosses, and the equipment used to apply, assemble and weld these items.

Through years of design, engineering and manufacturing excellence, we have perfected the durability of our fastener products for use in high stress environments from applications such as off-road construction equipment, large expansion bridges and skyscrapers to high performance autos, nuclear power plants and equipment used in high temperature environments.

Our customers - industry leading original equipment manufacturers ("OEMs") and contractors around the globe - know they can count on the Nelson® brand for use in their critical applications, as evidenced by where our fastener products can be found: the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - at 1483 feet, the tallest building in the world; the Guggenheim Art Museum in Bilbao Spain - an architectural wonder designed by Frank Gehry; the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76) - the U.S. Navy's tenth nuclear-powered Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, commissioned in 2003; and in the products of many leading equipment and automotive manufacturers such as Caterpillar, Bearcat, BMW, Volkswagen, Audi, General Motors, and many more!

For more information about the end markets and applications we serve, our products and capabilities see our website. This website also contains a complete listing of all our sales, manufacturing and service contacts under Worldwide Contacts. We look forward to serving your needs.